We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Taco Temple Morro Bay

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

525 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 512: English reviews
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
99 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Simple place for good fresh tacos in generous portions. A very nice salsa/hot chips self service is available while waiting for your choice. The service is quick, food is good.

1 Thank antonio d
Morro Bay, California
Level Contributor
106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place for the food and the outdoor patio that is very dog-friendly. It is almost always busy but the service is fast and the food is fresh and plentiful. The chips are the best, too.

Thank mags5252
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great deals, with huge portions! Has a very nice salsa/chip bar and decent selection of beers. The service is very quick, and it is easy to over eat here.

Thank poetcat
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
179 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice find for Mexican food, all sorts of excellent seafood Mexican meals! Huge portions, one taco is enough for most. Nice service and good food, a great combination.

Thank jimbob51
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were staying at the Sandpiper Inn for 3 weeks until our home closed in escrow. We tried this place and honestly; didn't do a thing for me. The Carne asada has no flavor and is tough. It would help if they marinated their meat. Won't go there again!

Thank Brenda M
Santa Rosa, California
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival hit the house made chips and fresh salsa bar. Then ponder which Taco/ all are huge and shareable. Staff is friendly and welcoming. Save room for homemade carrot cake- one piece is plenty for the whole table.

Thank lucymillman
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Everything about this place is great. The food is amazing, my favorite is the fish taco. I live in Los Angeles where we have a choice of every kind of fish taco but nothing measures up to this fish taco. The salsa, they have two and both are so good and the chips are hot. You can serve yourself. The... More 

Thank Divebree
Cambria, California
Level Contributor
20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I've been hearing about this place for years. Finally went. All four of us were very disappointed. Food was ok, nothing to rave about. Won't go back.

Thank Yvonne A
Santa cruz
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here around 5:00 (best time because later it's very busy with people waiting outside for a seat). Fresh Alaskan cod tacos were ordered by most of the adults, I had chili rellenos with a delicious salad, rice and black beans. The kids had cheese quesadillas and gobbled them up.

Thank Groomfarmgirl
Los Angeles
Level Contributor
41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Fresh and delicious fish. We had the shrimp, halibut, tuna, carnitas and cheese enchiladas. Huge sizes so share! Chips and guacamole terrific too. It's a great little Mexican joint. Stopped after a visit to Hearst Castle.

Thank Olivia R

Travellers who viewed Taco Temple Morro Bay also viewed

Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County
Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County

Been to Taco Temple Morro Bay? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: 18057724965

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Taco Temple Morro Bay and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
7 months ago
7 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Taco Temple Morro Bay staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?