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El Primo Taco Stand

2101 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-5152
+1 512-227-5060
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 Feb 2018
“Breakfast tacos!”
15 Dec 2017
“Yup yup everything about it yup”
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
2101 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-5152
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Yin and yang with a couple tacos and coffee next door at Once Over! Friendly combos like this are helping me fall for Austin! Enjoy

Thank gammish
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I heard about these tacos online before visiting Austin and they were recommended to us by the hotel where we were staying. This unsuspecting taco truck packs a very flavorful punch. This taco trucks serves truly authentic tacos. They have breakfast tacos and regular tacos....More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended to us by some locals and it didn't disappoint. We had to go back for a second helping! Thanks guys!

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Great tacos, great salsa and even better owner! Everyone was so nice and inviting! The el pastor was the best! Authentic!

1  Thank Bcsullivan3
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The staff is extremely friendly and they make some terrific food. The menu is pretty straight-forward - my personal favorite is the bacon breakfast burrito, but I get the tacos a lot too. I live nearby and this is my go to spot for a...More

Thank jackson a
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Breakfast taco is so good. Best I have had in Austin! Owners are the nicest people! I order two and immediately order two more.

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I was driving around 1st decided to stop at El Primo Tacos. Got 3 chorizo, egg, n cheese tacos for $2 bucks each. They were delicious and inexpensive!

Thank Adolfo Z
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The breakfast tacos were good, but I wasn't a huge fan of the eggs - a bit more rubbery than I usually prefer. But the overall experience was great and the price was incredible. We fed four people two tacos each for $16 and you...More

1  Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

The breakfast tacos are really good and for a pretty good price. I definitely recommend. They have a lot of choices too. Easy to find.

Thank Clarissa M
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Bon Appetit magazine's November issue included reviews of taco stands in Austin. We were in town just before Christmas to see live music and tour the renovated LBJ Presidential Library. Decided to visit 1 on the list, El Primo, and we 3 were not disappointed!...More

1  Thank samsmom2006
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 2101 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704-5152
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > South Austin
  • Neighbourhood: South Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-227-5060
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