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Taco Boy

217 Huger St, Charleston, SC 29403-4515
+1 843-789-3333
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“guacamole” (57 reviews)
“tacos” (199 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
217 Huger St, Charleston, SC 29403-4515
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visiting from California, and was excited to have some Mexican food! I was very pleased to see that they had vegetarian and vegan options available on the menu. Coming from California I had high expectations, since Mexican food is authentic and plentiful there. That being...More

Thank Kelani48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had our first visit here while on vacation. We invited a local friend and it was love for all of us. They had tempura shrimp, I the chicken nachos. We will definitely be back when we're in town again. And we've...More

Thank Ashley P
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ashley, great to hear you and your husband enjoyed your first visit with us! We look forward to seeing ya'll again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at Toco Boy yesterday for the first time....really a fun place. Great outdoor dining area. I had fish toco and yummy. Definitely would get again. Nachos great.

Thank Dianna33
Reviewed 10 April 2018

They have the most unusual assortment of tacos - not your traditional Mexican stuff. Things like pulled pork with kimchi; tempura shrimp; grilled chicken with cabbage slaw; etc. Great assortment of beers, both draft and bottled.

Thank Rick0316
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Rick, so glad you enjoyed everything! See you again soon!

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We have been to Charleston and handful of times but this was our first time eating here. Loved the atmosphere! It was nice so we sat outside. I ordered the catfish taco and the Mahi mahi one- both were delicious. All five other people in...More

Thank soccermama1976
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are locals and took some friends here today. Food was as good as usual but service was very slow. I understand being busy but it seems like the server should be a bit more apologetic for the slow service. We like...More

Thank Richard R
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Richard, we're disappointed to read that you felt your service was lacking. Please feel free to email us additional details at info@tacoboy.net. Thank you!

Reviewed 26 March 2018

We had visited Charleston during Halloween. Someone told us that Taco Boy had a Halloween party so we decided to check it out. This place was an adult Halloween partier's dream. Everyone was dressed up and had come out in full force. It was just...More

Thank amip41
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

So glad you enjoyed our Halloween party! It's always a great time. We hope you can stop in for a meal soon!

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Family had lunch here and it was perfect. They accommodated our 14 month old grandson without a hitch and served up great eclectic tacos margaritas and brews to the adults. Definitely recommend the ahi tuna taco but be prepared for the wasabi based sauce !...More

Thank pjg55
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Honestly one of my favorite restaurants in the Charleston area. I know, I know, there are so many to choose from. However, they have the best tacos. I would suggest any fish taco they have. The guacamole is absolutely amazing. Quite possibly the best that...More

Thank Christopher Gle... W
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words, Christopher! We're so glad you enjoy your visits with us and appreciate the 5 stars. See you again soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Had no idea that one could make that many kinds of tacos. They really have thought of everything. Casual place and seating and bring your furry best friend along as well. Not in the best area but the guests all know how good it is...More

Thank Beka C
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Beka, thanks for the positive feedback. We're glad you and your fur baby enjoyed your visit with us and look forward to serving you again!

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Questions & Answers
10 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Schanen S | Property representative |
Taco Boy's options are soft corn, soft flour, or Bibb lettuce shells.
13 June 2016|
Response from Schanen S | Property representative |
Hey there, we are a restaurant, first and foremost! The whole family is welcome! Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Huger St, Charleston, SC 29403-4515
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-789-3333
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