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Taco King

200 Old Steese Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99701-3124
+1 907-458-8226
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
200 Old Steese Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99701-3124
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11 - 20 of 100 reviews

Reviewed 15 March 2017

'Taco King' is situated on Old Steese Highway in Fairbanks Alaska, in what appears to be a former burger king location. Diners order at the counter and then take a seat, at which time runners bring out the food. Drinks are self-serve. The food is...More

Thank Dustin B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

You will not likely find anything closer to real Mexican food than at Taco King when it comes to Alaska. The staff are friendly and hard working, the restaurant is always clean, and they make great food.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This is the most authentic Mexican cuisine you can get in Fairbanks. The staff are very friendly and courteous (also fluently bilingual) portions are great, I'm normally stuffed if I don't take some leftovers home. This is a perfect sit down place for lunch. No...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The food is well prepared and you get lightning fast. You also get large portions at a very reasonable price

Thank DAN S
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Taco King is the best tacos in Fairbanks, and also, pretty much anywhere else I've been. Great family ran restaurant. Keep up the great work folks!!

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

reseanable price with good food! The protion are very big and staffs were very friendly to every customers. It seems most of them are frecuent customers, so they know each other.

Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The food is good and cheap, and the service is fast. Maybe not the cleanest place, but clean enough.

Thank Joy W
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This taco shop is aaawwwwwweeeeeesssssoooooommmmmeee. It's really good. Coming from Texas I have had good Mexican food. Being in Alaska I thought no way this can't be good. It must be like Taco Bell. Well I was soooooo wrong. This place serves great GREAT food....More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The building was once a Burger King, converted years ago to a Mexican Restaurant. I am delighted because the food is great. Service is quick and prepared to order. Sauces and toppings from mild to spicy are provided on a self-serve counter. Right next to...More

Thank akakie
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We got two meals to go. You don't get very much rice and beans that way but the quality was acceptable for the meats. Salsa was lacking a bit of flavor however, but the prices are pretty affordable.

Thank Palmgirl33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 200 Old Steese Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99701-3124
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-458-8226
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