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Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina

2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
+1 409-497-4279
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (15 reviews)
“queso” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Super clean and bright. Great service! Margaritas are fabulous. And beef fajitas, wow! Also the queso is more than just melted cheese. Tasty! Yummy spinach enchiladas. Wanted more sauce on top, though.

Thank oboelawyer
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're happy to hear that you had a good time with us. We hope that you'll come back and make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s doesn’t get any better than this for Tex Mex. Wonderful Taco Salad (Shell was amazing) and Taco. Refried Beans - YES. 10 Margaritas too!!

Thank cv38000ft
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! Thank you for the overwhelming praise! We are so happy that you had a great time, and we hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was amazing! My boyfriend and I found this place via a quick Google Maps search and we were so glad we did! Service was quick and courteous, place was clean, and the drinks were stout! We both ordered the Special Combo (one...More

Thank Caitlin C
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're glad that you and your boyfriend had a good time. We hope that you will make another memory with us soon Caitlin!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my parents and younger siblings. The building is in a beautiful area of Galveston, and the interior is very colorful and fun. The food was absolutely delicious and not too pricey. I'd highly recommend Taquilo's to any family that enjoys...More

1  Thank obohn73
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That's great to hear! We hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've dined inside two times in the last month both times our service was great and the food was good best charro beans we've ever had but the Flies are Relentless!! They are around your legs, face, arm, not to mention all over your food...More

1  Thank Sandra K
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Sandra, for dining with us. We're glad to hear you enjoy the service and food at Taquilo's. We don't want anyone to be bothered by flies while dining with us. We've got a variety of solutions that we're trying now so this will...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

A great selection of food and drinks. Homemade tortilla chips are amazing. Friendly atmosphere with outdoor seating. Family friendly and great service.

Thank Ljones4400
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again real soon!

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Not good. No one at our table could eat the food. Chicken flautas tasted like fish, shells on the shrimp, bad chips, guacamole was slimy, need I go on. Beware of you dare.

Thank Powell P
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you, Powell, for taking the time to submit a review. Please contact us as soon as possible so we can get more details like when you were in and if a manager was made aware of any issues? Karla, karla@galvestonrestaurantgroup.com

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Chose this restaurant because of TripAdvisor ratings and the experience started well but ended poorly. Place was busy but we were seated quickly and that is when things started going downhill. First our waitress was very attentive but was clearly over-assigned tables having at least...More

1  Thank Y95IJanthonya
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit such a detailed review. We strive for excellence in both food and service and what you have described is not at all what we have come to expect from our great staff. We appreciate the feedback and...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Happy hour has lots of different flavors of margaritas at $5 each from 2-7pm! Food was good, but a little pricey. Most of the staff was very friendly but one waitress tried to argue with my daughter about her order. She said she told my...More

Thank atracy211
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback, Tracy. We are glad any issues could be ironed out, and we are very happy that you and your daughter decided to join us for Happy Hour. We hope you and your daughter can join us for more Happy Hours...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

You can tell a lot regarding the quality of a Mexican restaurant by their margaritas, and they were very good at Taquilo's! I had delicious MahiMahi fish tacos and the wife had a taco and an enchilada... and 2 margaritas each! I highly recommend for...More

1  Thank CMYKirk
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

We're glad that you had an adventure with us! We hope you come by soon for another meal and memory.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-497-4279
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