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Taco Temple Morro Bay

2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
+1 805-772-4965
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“carnitas” (55 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (60 reviews)
“taco” (117 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2680 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1554
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On vacation, my husband & I went to Taco Temple and loved it. Homemade chips, amazing ceviche, & tacos. Great service & atmosphere. 2 thumbs up!👍🏻👍🏻

Thank Sflint65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in at Taco Temple last week and had an amazing meal! I had the enchiladas in red sauce and my boyfriend had the cod tostada. Both meals were tons of food! It all tasted so fresh and amazing. I've actually been here many...More

Thank AlexandraBaer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying down on Embarcadero and this was where one of the locals recommended us to. Our granddaughters are GF and there was nothing on the Embarcadero for them except another mexican restaurant we usually eat at but they were closed for the week....More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son remembered visiting this place with his dad several years ago and took me there when I was in town. I wanted a good fish taco and was rewarded with Taco Temple's special of the day - a fresh Red Snapper taco. It was...More

Thank Melanie_81147
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Seems like the place to be. Large portions and good food. Love the chip and salsa bar..Good chips and fresh salsa. The meal was so large I was glad my husband and I shared it. The red sauce on our cheese enchiladas was a little...More

Thank tamsea
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The taco are delicious. There is free nachos/salsa to serve yourself.....good salsa. The burritos are huge and the tacos are really good.

Thank 32brucebeach
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Yep.. the food here really is really good. I was expecting a relatively quick-serve restaurant, but this is definitely a full sit-down experience. Other items have been reviewed here thoroughly, but a hearty thumbs-up for the freshness and quality of the poke.

1  Thank Brad W
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Read all the rave reviews about the Taco Temple & decided to check it out. It definitely lived up to its reputation. We ordered the grilled cod tacos, chicken taco (one each was plenty for us) & we ordered the Temple salad which was huge...More

Thank Athienitou
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Always stop here a few times when we come to Morro Bay. Get here early or late as this is a local place that everyone raves about. The serve yourself chips and salsa bar is outstanding. Everything we have ordered is large portions and great...More

Thank Cctfds12084
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Wow, come hungry, the grilled halibut tacos were amazing, enough to share if you want to try something else. We all did the carne asada street tacos and they were excelente... The chips and salsa are amazing especially the lava sauce if you like it...More

Thank lwall55
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27 June 2016|
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Response from Marc B | Reviewed this property |
Probably. There are a few picnic tables toward the side of the building.
27 June 2016|
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Response from Kristen B | Reviewed this property |
I have seen them outside where we prefer eating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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: +1 805-772-4965
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