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Taco Bello

Bolivar y Mejia 523, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“guacamole” (21 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
“burrito” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Bolivar y Mejia 523, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on a trip to the Otavalo market. It's not fancy, but the food was very good, and they seemed to have a bottomless supply of good guacamole. The proprietor was very entertaining, but we were there at a time when they weren't...More

Thank JohnP845
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We eat here every time we visit Otavalo. Excellent food great prices and the guacamole is top notch fresh.

Thank Grant J
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Looking to change it up a bit we found this little Mexican restaurant for a change. Food was expensive by Ecuadorian standards but worth it. Free handmade chips and guacamole were excellent. Burritos and tacos tasted good as well. This was the best choice for...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Was staying in Quito, and decided to take a day trip out to Otovalo market. Looked on trip advisor and found this place; had good reviews and good prices. We were not disappointed! The food was very delicious, and a good interpretation of Mexican food!...More

Thank Lluvi A
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I hunted this down after reading about it in Lonely Planet and it was definitely worth it. I had enchiladas which were delicious, and the guacamole is amazing! Really friendly owner too. Sad that I didn't have time to go back and try more from...More

Thank thehopeboat
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Yes, being a vegan and eating out is not easy in Ecuador. I was not expecting much when I heard about a restaurant called Taco Bello. Images of that fast food chain by almost the same name in the United States. Was I ever surprised...More

Thank Kenlbroz
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The owner is very nice, speaks english, and has a unique menu of Mexican dishes. worth the visit for sure!

Thank taddimo
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Our group ended up visiting Carlos in his restaurant 3 times, and each time we felt exceptionally welcomed. Serving great Mexican food, at amazing prices, certainly if you visit for an almuzero. I ate tacos, burritos and a hamburger all of which were cooked very...More

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The food here is amazing! Everything is made with fresh ingredients. I loved the guacamole and chips. I tried the tacos. Delicious! Carlos is the owner and speaks english as well as spanish. He and his staff are very attentive to their clients. I returned...More

Thank Ecuachic54
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This isn't your typical "American Mexican" food. Incredibly fresh and delicious and at an unbelievably good price. $2.50 will get you the menu of the day with plenty of options. Fresh tortilla for starters, then a soup, then the main plate of your choice (chimichangas...More

Thank Cassie120667
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolivar y Mejia 523, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Imbabura Province  >  Otavalo
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