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Taqueria Los Ocampo

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417 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2480
+1 612-823-5398
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09:00 - 21:00
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Wyoming, Minnesota
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had just about every meal at los Ocampo, the tripa tacos are just out of this world. No other place makes them as well as they do. Very, very good.

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Thank -mcoreaa1
Fargo, North Dakota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This was my all-time favorite Mexican restaurant. It was never much in appearance, but when you ordered a corn tortilla, someone grabbed a ball of dough, pressed it and toasted it. Fresh! I hadn't been there for a few years and last time I went, they seemed to be understaffed. It took quite a while to get me food. It... More 

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Thank michaelvosburg
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Love this place. Very authentic mexican. Feel like I'm south of the boarder. Good to have pictures I like to expand my herizon and try something new. Never have been disappointed. Be careful of the green sauce it's hot!

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Thank Nicolle N
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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507 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

For authentic and fresh Mexican food Los Ocampo is not to be missed. Located in the Global market this restaurant will invariably have the longest line, and for good reason. The tortillas are fresh, as is the masa. While it may take longer than other fast food mexican style restaurants the few minutes needed to create the fresh plates of... More 

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Thank t-bonetraveller
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

Hands down best Mexican food and variety I've had so far!! Outstanding!! We scarfed down our food too fast to take pictures. We will be returning. Again. And again. And AGAIN!!

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Thank Alvarado76
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586 reviews
424 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

So good and so authentic Mexican food ! It's really a great place to stop and taste Mexican dishes and flavors. Place is unfortunately cheap and really fast-food like but food is authentic

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Thank Bambooly
Shakopee, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 12 November 2013

worst ever... the beef that was in my food was so bad I could not even chew it.... other near by places sell same type of food 2 x the size for less than 1/2 their price and is delicious.... I should not have strayed from the other places I would usually go to ... pay $2.50 for same food... More 

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Thank jane d
Minnetonka
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2012

This place is nice clean and tasty. The food is pretty authentic in a fast food style. Service is a little slow but the line is long so it must be worth the wait.

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Thank David D
Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2011

We discovered this place when it popped up as an instant Groupon on a recent visit to Minneapolis. Thank goodness we found it! Their food was excellent and inexpensive (especially with the Groupon!). It was only a couple of miles away from our downtown Minneapolis hotel. The setting is fast-food, but the food is anything but. The meat was so... More 

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Thank jswan7
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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127 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2010

tasty and authentic Mexican food, semi-fast style but with more atmosphere

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55408-2480
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-823-5398

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