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Three Brothers Tacos

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2220 University Ave, East Palo Alto, CA 94303-1716
+1 650-324-8801
08:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There's another restaurant with the same name about a mile away but don't be confused - this one on University is incredible. This is some of the best Mexican food I've found across the country and by far the best food in Palo Alto. I've been coming here on a regular basis with my friends since we discovered it and... More 

Thank JJ G
Fremont, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Come here if you're hungry!! I found this yummy restaurant while going through East Palo Alto, and am happy that I did! Really great staff, and pleantiful, tasty food!

Thank AprilTravelerUSA
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Cantaloupe and pineapple drinks were delightful tasting! Fresh salsa was delicious, ate in outdoor eating area and we all enjoyed our lunch. Definitely return

Thank Sandra H
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Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

The best taco place I know of on the peninsula!! They even have good food truck now and I recommend this business highly to anyone that wants a good meal without breaking the bank especially their large burrito's!!!!

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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Since I was in the area on a Saturday morning, my group of 20 decided to check out 3 Bros. for lunch as we heard there would be sufficient seating. At $6.75, I thought the taco plate (lengua, carne asada, pastor, rice and beans) was a good buy. However, I was disappointed by the dryness of the carne asada and... More 

Thank da_cookinCA
Bay Area
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841 reviews
650 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Taqueria East Palo Bright and clean ambience Local clientele Great tacos #9 (?) three tacos with meat of your choice (chicken, beef, pastor, carnitas, lengua) with rice and beans A zillion types of drinks available, from aguas frescas to Yoli sodas Friendly staff Salsa bar Food is delicious

Thank Rosquete

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2220 University Ave, East Palo Alto, CA 94303-1716
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  East Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-324-8801

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?