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319 S 29th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-2912
+1 515-576-6282
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If your not from Dodge you might not understand the attraction but more people stop home and have Tico or have it shipped to them than any other place in town...its just part of being a native.

Thank Justin G
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taco Tico... the original fast food !! Taco Smell and Taco Juans cheated and tried to copy Tico but failed...Came into Ft Dodge for a funeral finished the night with Taco Tico. The same great mexican I have come to know and love 40++ years STILL THE BEST! Then Saturday night we went back to Taco Tico AGAIN... it is... More 

Thank leonardfox
Fort Dodge, Iowa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Catered my daughter's wedding. Food was plentiful and easy to put in my serving dishes. People were impressed with the food and condiments. Great price!

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Having grown up on Tico, I had a twice in 3 days on my last visit. They have the best meat and my favorite is the classic Tico Dinner!

Thank disneybabes
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

One of the locals favorite go to resturant. Clean, friendly staff, great selection of food. Not your typical mexican resturant

Thank Suzette23
Fort Dodge
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Another local favorite. This is Mexican fast food. Prices are very reasonable. You may add extras to your food such as different sauces, jalapeños, olives, and onions. I recommend the Texas burrito and their chips and salsa. Drive up is available too

Thank Cheryl T
Cedar Falls, Iowa
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

So it's been over 20 years since I've seen a Taco-Tico. Glad that I stopped in to try it. The place has a SouthWest Tex-Mex atmosphere. Menu was extensive, but some pics on menu board are needed. Food was good, and the service was good.

Thank ttphotography
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great food, great prices and great atmosphere. Love Taco Tico!!! I would definitely recommend it to anyone and everyone.

Thank bgleason1962
Fort Dodge, Iowa
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

The food is great! Smothered sanchos to the Taco Salads, you can't go wrong at Taco Tico. Family friendly atmosphere too.

Thank cmjudaud
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We especially enjoy the tacos and sanchos, beans and crustos. The restaurant is neat, clean and the staff is very courteous.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 S 29th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-2912
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Fort Dodge
  • Phone Number: +1 515-576-6282

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?