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Taco Bus

505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
+1 813-397-2800
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“burrito” (37 reviews)
“tacos” (33 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

You walk into the place and they had the radio blasting that you couldn't hear who ever your with - The store was dirty and who wants to eat looking at mop buckets - Bathroom were nasty especially the baby station - This place is...More

Thank corollaclub98
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Been in Tampa 48 hours and saw a episode of Triple D so we loaded up to have our first meal out on the town. I'm Hispanic and have deep Mexican roots, food is not what the show led me to believe that was here....More

Thank Carolina D
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Hearing the chatter about this place we wanted to give it a try while in town. Bottom line, it was good but not great. We both had carne burritos and thought they needed more taste. The portions were ample and the price fair (7.99). The...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Visited for Tacos as the establishment is listed on the find me gluten free app. I was not disappointed, the food was really tasty.

Thank matthewa330
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When you visit these parts you have to try some local cuisine and this place has it! The burrito I got with everything on it was delicious! The salsas were also awesome as well. Definitely have to check this spot out if you're downtown. Cheap...More

Thank jrog9832
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Came here because they have a whole vegetarian and vegan portion of their menu! Was excited to have delicious Mexican food, we were able to take it out with us and eat pool side at our hotel. The mushroom filling was great along with the...More

Thank RHONNA1221
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Taco Bus downtown could probably use a bit of interior renovation as it just feels kind of old. However, the tacos were delicious and the service was very fast. Highlight of the meal was surprisingly the chips and salsa. Definitely one of my favorite...More

Thank CandieTravels
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We went on a Wednesday at about 11:30. Just before the lunch rush, got a little busy around 11:45. Great tacos! I got the grouper tacos, the bf got one pork and one butternut squash. Both corn and flour tortillas very good. We sat outside,...More

Thank knox78
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Omg I wasted my money. Disgusting. Burrito 🌯 old lettuce in it. Turn off I will try it again just not at this location nor close to closing time

Thank Joyce O
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Got our tacos and chips and salsa through Ubber eats. Really enjoyed them! I had flour and tried both chicken. I really liked them. May try something else next time as the 2 tacos are kind of a small meal.

Thank Tinkerbell1391
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-397-2800
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