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505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
+1 813-397-2800
11:00 - 04:00
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Tallahassee, Florida
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224 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Taco Bus downtown could probably use a bit of interior renovation as it just feels kind of old. However, the tacos were delicious and the service was very fast. Highlight of the meal was surprisingly the chips and salsa. Definitely one of my favorite salsas I've ever tried and it is made fresh daily!

Thank CandieTravels
Eufaula, Alabama
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Wednesday at about 11:30. Just before the lunch rush, got a little busy around 11:45. Great tacos! I got the grouper tacos, the bf got one pork and one butternut squash. Both corn and flour tortillas very good. We sat outside, there are two tables out there. Soooooo delicious! The guacamole was amazing also. Highly recommend.

Thank knox78
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Omg I wasted my money. Disgusting. Burrito 🌯 old lettuce in it. Turn off I will try it again just not at this location nor close to closing time

Thank Joyce O
Riverview, Florida
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538 reviews
410 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Got our tacos and chips and salsa through Ubber eats. Really enjoyed them! I had flour and tried both chicken. I really liked them. May try something else next time as the 2 tacos are kind of a small meal.

Thank Tinkerbell1391
Level Contributor
39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

If you are on the fence about Mexican food and worried your taco (or quesadilla or other dish, if you are so inclined) may be filled with spices or vegetables or other ingredients you dislike, no need to worry here. Each meal is prepared to order. You simply walk through the menu boards, selecting which meats and add-ons you would... More 

Thank TideTraveler98
Gagetown, Canada
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I stopped in here after a hockey game. The service was great and the food good. I felt safe walking around the area and back to my hotel. It was what I hoped for and was not disappointed. Randy

Thank Randy S
New York City, New York
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33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Great prices, the service was quick and the food was good. I got my son the small quesadilla and we both liked it!

Thank lgrn22Ny
Coats, North Carolina
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136 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Out with family and friend in downtown Tampa. We worst service ever don't waste your money go to Taco Bell instead. I had to re-order chips because they were so chewy and stale . The burrito was dry. Charge you extra $.30 for sour cream which should be on a burrito . Another one in our party had ordered steak... More 

Thank 109carmeng
Tucson, Arizona
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

While walking around Tampa by the riverwalk, we were looking for a place to grab a bite for dinner the night before a cruise. We saw this unique place and remembered a certain foodie celebrity had rated it. It was average to us, but we live in Tucson, AZ where we can find all kinds of great Mexican food. Flavors... More 

Thank Jim G
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great food, good prices, and a unique façade. The only complaint was the night we visited, someone in the back kept turning the music up WAY too load on the speaker; we could not hear each other.

Thank Andrew F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-397-2800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?