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Taqueria El Ultimo Taco

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1034 McDavitt Blvd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2143
+1 956-986-0558
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is place where our coworkers and people.from matamoros visit on late night of partying or just quick food. Prices our very cheap and food is awesome escpecially the charro bean soup. A must when visiting area.

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Thank bwcows01
Houston, Texas, United States
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I didnt know what a real street taco was supposed to taste like until I ate here. Who cares how the place looks when it tastes that good.

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Thank Brad B
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I have eaten tacos everywhere and El Ultimo Taco is literally el ultimo taco that you will ever go out and eat from! They're so good, taste and presentation, its always full of people but you can eat outside at the padio area and if not wait to be seated inside, its worth the wait. Hands down, the freshest food... More 

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Thank gdavila84
Kansas City, Missouri
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

My third time in Brownsville and this place is my first stop every time.. great beans and tacos but the tostadas are still my favorite ever!!

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Thank magna s
Houston, Texas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Best tacos ever! The wait can be a tad long, but it's well worth it! Very casual dining indoors and has outside patio.

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Thank Cindy407
Baytown, Texas
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The tacos are so good!! Delicious!! The beans with fajita meat are great too!! Try to order as many tacos as you can!! They're great!! Very reasonably priced!! I've only been at night, so idk what time they actually open. It gets full, so don't leave, cuz seats open up usually quickly

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Thank Besttexaswelder
Van Wert, Ohio
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

I had just come from the North and wondering if any Mexican cuisine still existed. Ultimo Taco revived my faith that there are still good cooks out there. They don't make flour tortillas which makes it a authentic Mexican restaurant. Most Mexican dishes don't include flour tortillas, as this practice was started by our Native American Indians but most people... More 

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Thank richard m
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I was unsure of what to order but one of the regulars told me to have the bistik taco ...and was so thankful for him I was able to consume 6 pieces.....is so tasty...I also tried the bean soup special..down right spicy...

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Thank Alvin S
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Food is not bad,little high on the tacos, beans are good but sometime there's not much beans in the bowl

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Thank Robin T
Brownsville, Texas
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100 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

"El Ultimo Taco" certainly lives up to its awards. Its been serving up some of the best tacos in the Valley for some time now. It's a local's favorite! Don't go expecting a large menu. They specialize in only a few things here, Mexican Street Tacos, Floutas, Tostadas, and Mexican Charro Beans (Tastes nothing like your standard "Ranch Style" beans)!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1034 McDavitt Blvd, Brownsville, TX 78521-2143
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-986-0558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?