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Taco Taco - CLOSED

40 Tuwharetoa Street | Taupo Central, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-377 2434
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
7 May 2015
“cool for some coronas”
22 Apr 2015
“Fun Place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
40 Tuwharetoa Street | Taupo Central, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 May 2015

but way too many flashbackers around. still, good location, nice sound, good beers, but way too crowded. nice anyway.

Thank Mijito_78
Reviewed 23 April 2015

Went there with family from overses ( our kids ) seen it but never been there ,well worth it ,food was good staff friendly .Cool place to go for a bit of Mexico .

Thank swiwi51
Reviewed 21 April 2015

I have to admit when it comes to Mexican food which I LOVE and being from Southern California am very familiar with authenticity. I will give them credit for trying though. I ordered a margarita which was served in a small water glass and lacked...More

Thank 2tropical
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

Great little Tex Mex style Mexican on the main strip in Taupo. Great kids menu. Basic but satisfying meal options and some interesting Mexican beer choices. Complementary sombreros and friendly staff make for a lively and fun place.

Thank Mattyp1999
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Friendly crew took my sans-menu order and were helpful and honest when it came to estimating the size of the meal. Pulled chicken buritto was huge, and came with lashings of sour cream. A little more side salad might have been nice, but only because...More

2  Thank Robbo032
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I grew up in Southern California when genuine Mexican-style food prepared in tiny neighbourhood cantinas still existed. This is the first Mexican-themed restaurant outside of Mexico, in my experience, that has managed to duplicate the exquisite flavours, textures, and aromas that I remember from my...More

2  Thank Larry P
Reviewed 20 March 2015

The taco taco experience is something everyone has to take part in, whether it's the sombreros, frozen margaritas or the absinth soaked scorpions there's something for everyone (over 18) The food from the starters to dessert are delicious, pork enchiladas being my personal favourite! Also...More

2  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Had a great night with the kids & friends. Yummy dinner (burrito & enchilada awesome) and the kids had the best time thanks to fantastic staff who spoilt the kids with an impressive dessert & some special treats. Will definitely be back again. Thanks guys...More

2  Thank Erin O
Reviewed 21 February 2015

You are missing out on a great night if you don`t venture into Taco Taco Taupo. We had another great night there with friends. Love the staff, food is fresh and drinks divine. So sad that we only have 1 more month left in Taupo....More

1  Thank traceyj530
Reviewed 16 February 2015

On holiday in Taupo we visited Taco Taco on Sunday night. We were welcomed warmly with our choice of where to sit in the Mexican themed restaurant. Our waitress was fun & bubbly, creating a relaxing environment immediately. We had a choice of over 15...More

1  Thank Kerryn2323
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$24
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Tuwharetoa Street | Taupo Central, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-377 2434
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