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The Mad Taco

2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
+1 802-496-3832
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (22 reviews)
“tacos” (79 reviews)
“kimchi” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit interesting decor given the fact that just about everything is over ten bucks and you order at the counter. Luckily we could sit outside

Thank almenj
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great with perfect portions. Their margaritas are strong, and delicious. Would definitely come back again to try even more.

Thank AMANDA s
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

After a full day of Skiing at Sugarbush definitely stop by Mad Taco to refuel. Delicious Beer, tried the Lagunitas Dark Swan and if you enjoy a great sour this one is a must have. The pork belly taco was cooked to perfection with the...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a great restaurant for what it's trying to do. An enjoyable experience with good and simple food, a rustic atmosphere and a great place to hang around with ya boys. I could say how the food is just ok, but it doesn't matter,...More

Thank Lucio C
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very informal dining. Order your tacos at the window, find a table, tacos are brought out to your table. My only complaint is that the dining area was quite cold.

Thank Skicatt
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great food, good vibe, great beer list. We live in the MRV and frequent this joint on a regular basis.....Nuff said.

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Came here on a whim, were we pleasantly surprised. OMG I think it was one of the best sandwiches to date , carnita. Every item was fresh , the bread was delicious. Def will be back here , while we are in the sugarbush area....More

Thank jank1959
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Such a great spot to have a laid back dinner with friends and family! The staff and food were wonderful! We will be back soon! For anyone in need of a bed and breakfast or other sleeping accommodations, do not stay at the Mad River...More

Thank Sunflower A
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Fun hole-in-the-wall mexican joint. We stopped by with a group of friends after skiing. The Big Daddy Fatty was great! Reasonable priced and good variety. A must try.

Thank H2352SQ
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Got the smoked pork tacos with kimchi and cilantro. Very good. There's a self-service area to get your own sauces, but could only try 2 hot ones cause the rest of the squeeze bottles were all plugged up. Margarita was good. Jerk wings were tiny...More

Thank Kim S
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I'm trying to reach someone about catering a small dinner party but no response at the catering email listed on website. Can you let me know how to get a hold of a catering menu? Thanks!
14 May 2016|
Response from Bruce S | Reviewed this property |
Best to call them. My friend just did the same for a going away party and the food was great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-3832
  • E-mail