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Porto Taco

5304 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T8, Canada
+1 250-723-3302
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“burrito” (6 reviews)
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
5304 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T8, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great lunch here. Service was quick and efficient. The food was delicious and really tasty and fresh. Good value for money. I'm definitely going back again!

Thank Erica F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't stop raving about this place. Small quaint taco shop. Fresh ingredients friendly staff. Colleague brought me here damn is it good. Reasonably priced will be going back again.

Thank JayfromEdmonton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small place with good service. The food is really tasty and reasonable. Sitting outside although is a small area again is pleasant .

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 4th visit in 2 weeks. As locals we will keep coming back for the fresh food that is scrumptious!

Thank Judi T
Reviewed 4 June 2018

My preference is for the rice bowl. My usual companion likes the tacos or a burrito. We often taste one another's food so no real complaints........ other than not really accessible for those with mobility issues as either high stools in the window or a...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Everything is fresh! The margrtia made with fresh squeezed lines and yummy tequila. Shrimp taco made with fresh seafood and shredded beets. Fresh and perfectly seasoned salsa too.

Thank Judi T
Reviewed 21 April 2018

The best fish taco on the planet! I've had fish tacos all over the Island and this is by far the best fish taco.

Thank Gingerwear Trac... L
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Happened upon Porto Taco by accident while spending the day in Port Alberni. Best accident ever! The prawn tacos were absolutely amazing!!!!! Our table also had the tortilla soup, which had a good amount of spice and was also amazing, and the beef taco -...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Happy people and fair service have eaten here before. The portions are small and lack flavor the chile relleno was very poor the the burrito was flavor less and watery. Mexican food this is not. Mexican style food may be. Seasoning the food would be...More

2  Thank dingldorf2001
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I like the feeling you get when you walk in - Mexican music playing, bright colours, high ceilings and nicely appointed. I really like the big table - it forces everybody to sit together and talk to strangers, like the pubs in England. Food was...More

Thank Shaun G
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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5304 Argyle St, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 1T8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Port Alberni
  • Phone Number: +1 250-723-3302
Nowadays tacos are everywhere, but a great taco can be hard to find. At PortoTaco you can bet taco connoisseurs’ will leave thirsting for more! We offer a community setting for people to gather over tasty Mexican food with fresh salsas and homemade hot sauces. Not to mention, our intimate patio is the perfect place to relax under the midday sun! Come down to the heart of Port Alberni to quench your thirst over freshly squeezed margaritas today. Dine in or take out. Happy hour daily from 2:00 - 5:00pm. Food is love… share the love #PortoTaco
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