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La Pena

227 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-4021
+1 512-477-6007
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Best Tacos in Town

I go here every time I am in Austin and receive the warmest welcome and the friendliest... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
oliverlohan
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London, United Kingdom
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Toma mi Corazon : Art Show & Auction!

A great gallery and a great event! Artists put their hearts and talents to work creating art hearts... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
octoberhart
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Joplin, Missouri
via mobile
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19 Mar 2017
“Best Tacos in Town”
13 Feb 2017
“Toma mi Corazon : Art Show & Auction!”
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227 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701-4021
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I go here every time I am in Austin and receive the warmest welcome and the friendliest service. No fuss, no frivolities just real tacos, good prices and wonderful people. Surrounded by artwork I can sit here and eat, work and relax. I can't wait...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A great gallery and a great event! Artists put their hearts and talents to work creating art hearts for the benefit silent auction! So many wonderful expression for what a heart can be!

Thank octoberhart
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The breakfast tacos here were recommended by a local and they didn't disappoint. They are the traditional style tacos (I had bacon & egg and bacon & potato), and the price just cannot be beat. If you like things spicy, ask for the hot sauce....More

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Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Breakfast tacos everyday is what it might be like in Heaven. Perfect little spot for a quick breakfast. Don't walk past it. Keep your eye out.

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Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Hidden gem for breakfast!! $1.40 for one breakfast taco. Tasty and not too small. I had three breakfast tacos and my wife had two. They were tasty and filling.

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Reviewed 6 December 2014

La Peña is part gallery and part Mexican fast food restaurant. I had an absolutely delicious veg burrito and it was only $1.50! It tasted homemade andI wish I bought more to take with me for my flight back to Vancouver. I met Lorraine, the...More

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