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The Mad Taco

2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
+1 802-496-3832
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (27 reviews)
“tacos” (87 reviews)
“smoked pork” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definetly a good stop. Since we liked Mexican food so much, we had to stop here. We ordered 6 tacos in total. The “Shrimp”, “Anchiote Chicken”, and the “Slow Burn”. We ordered at the bar so we didn’t have to wait in line which a...More

Thank Corey C
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

And likely my last. Both here and in the state capital the place seems to be great for the staff. They have a blast. Kind of an inside joke that diners are not really a part of. Oh the food. Right. You know the place....More

Thank walker M
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Cool feel to this hard to find gem nestled in off the main road. Walk in to a bustling, local feel place that lures you in to stay. Bar area or self-seating area, order from the quirky-fun staff and get a super burrito, with plenty...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Great Mexican food and beer selection! We had the tortilla soup and pork belly tacos, which were perfectly cooked and very tasty. Really hits the spot for the Mexican hankering. The beer selection has several local brews (Alchemist and Hillstead Farm, among others). Service was...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We live in Mexico and were gladly impress by the real Mexican assortment of this Casio no fancy but cozy restaurant. Good food in general, is worth not only the prices but also to get a good break of the American food.

Thank eghpus
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The fried tortillas were burned so we couldn’t taste the guacamole. While I appreciate their trying to cook with Korean food, their “kimchi” tasted like sauerkraut or cole slaw. My nephew and I both got 1 very dry pork taco and 1 very moist and...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Guess I liked the burritos, because I visited twice in one week. The smoked pork burrito is great. Great beer selection and the pickled veggies on the side were a nice add on. Happy to support local businesses.

Thank Jay P
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The food was good, the drinks were good, the bartender was TERRIBLE. He was just "too cool for school" and couldn't be bothered by us. Never even said hello. He was too busy hanging out with his friends and paid zero attention to us. We...More

Thank JennyJane123
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

One of my very favorite places anywhere. Quality food, fun loving staff, excellent beer list. Just go.

Thank Bill N
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Great food for all our out of town family and friends who came to VT for my daughter and new son-in-laws wedding. Delicious !

Thank Deborah E
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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-3832
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