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Taqueria el Poblano

) #121 of 696 Restaurants in Arlington $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin,
2503A N. Harrison St., next to Harris Teeter Shopping Center, Arlington, VA 22207
+1 703-237-8250
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beef tacos” (6 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2503A N. Harrison St., next to Harris Teeter Shopping Center, Arlington, VA 22207
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This is a local gem--we go here often and I realize I have never taken the time to let others know how great it is. I admit my husband always orders the same thing, the tostada--which we call "lettuce pile" which has a tangy guacamole...More

Thank Cynthiared
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican food with a special brunch touch on Sundays. Tostadas are generous size. Chips and salsa flavorful. Brunch entrees are generous portions, perfectly prepared. Service excellent. Very family friendly. Gluten-free dishes.

Thank Wes G
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Great food but small portions. The salsa and chips are fantastic! The serving sizes are very small even the kids meals & everything is pretty much al a carte. The prices are a bit high for what you get too, but overall the food is...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Fresh guac, fish tacos, busy family setting, super friendly owner/staff, fresh squeezed OJ, margueritas. We travel from Niagara to friends in DC a couple times a year. Taqeria is always a destination.

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant probably 50 times. Food is excellent, service great. Highly recommend the margaritas. Certainly more expensive than district taco, but worth it if you're looking for a sitdown experience.

Thank vkbrennan
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a great restaurant if you are searching for authentic Mexican food, more the Baja variety. Great fish tacos, duck, guacamole, rice, and beans. A real local find.

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had beef taco and beef and bean burrito. We live near the Mexican border so normally get very real Mexican food so were pleasantly surprised by the authentic food here.

Thank halfretired
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This restaurant was a decent place to meet friends, it had a nice atmosphere. Most people seem to go when the Italian place has a line.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We ate an early dinner here on a Saturday. Beginning with the tortillas chips and yummy salsa served up with a friendly smile, we really enjoyed our meal. We shared a few different items on the menu including the baja fish tacos, crispy LA style...More

Thank atarzia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Having lived for over 25 years in the DC area, I was on a surprisingly endless search for truly wonderful Mexican food - and finally found it in Arlington. Taqueria el Poblano is the one place I can always count on for very fresh (most...More

Thank BeachchairVA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2503A N. Harrison St., next to Harris Teeter Shopping Center, Arlington, VA 22207
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-237-8250
  • E-mail
Description
Southern California - style Mexican food. Fresh ingredients, fresh-squeezed margaritas voted "BEST" in DC area 2014. Friendly atmosphere and lots of regulars all ages. Popular Sunday bunch -otherwise lunch and dinner.
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