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El Taco

306 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
+1 250-352-2060
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
306 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here with coworkers visiting Nelson - it was close to our office. It's a small and busy little place. We showed up after 1 pm and it was still packed inside. The prices were fairly decent for the quality and quantity of food you...More

Thank UnwantedUserName
Reviewed 14 December 2017

A family friendly place with a liquor license. Be warned that during the day there are often many young families eating there and all the noise that comes with that. Go later in the evening if you wish to have a better chance at a...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

An absolute find of a place, good food and good portions for a sensible price. The staff were friendly and helpful with dietary info. There's lots of cool little things to look at while you wait and some local art on the walls of the...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Head to El Taco for a Kootenay take on Mexican, leaning toward the street taco rather than Tex-Mex or Cal-Mex. Great options for tacos, burritos, bowls, plates (with rice and beans); nice house-made salsas; beer and a few fun cocktails available too. They should change...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Decent food, reasonably priced and a very laid back atmosphere. Can sit in or outside and they have great artwork on the walls. Great for a quick bite to eat.

Thank LDJB89
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We dined here last night. Often Mexican restaurants are hit and miss but the food here is fantastic. The atmosphere is laid back casual. Price wise it was good. I had the Enchilada with rice and my wife had a large Nachos. Small would have...More

Thank Terry F
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Found this little place while looking for somewhere to go for a late lunch. Food was great! Good portions with fresh ingredients.

Thank Sunworshiper54
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Had a chicken burrito and it was so good i got a second one for the road! My friend also enjoyed his burrito.

Thank diesel p
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I love this place! The food is always consistent and delicious. Service is fast and friendly, and the value is awesome.

1  Thank Wanderingfoodie23
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

My chicken burrito was great, and super quick, maybe took 2 min or less. The best "not fast food" ever. The staff is very friendly and the restaurant is lovely decorated.

Thank Corinna B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2060
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