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2361 4th St SW, Mason City, IA 50401-4608
+1 641-423-6014
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10:30 - 22:00
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Minneapolis
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taco Tico is one of our favorite stops in Mason City when we want something quick. The food is excellent for the price and the selections are filling.

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Thank Brad J
Mason City, Iowa
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taco Tico is a repeat favorite. The best deal is tge Texas Burrito. Always good quality. The owners are always there working no side by side with the employees. Never had a bad dining experience.

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Thank sehwong
Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

I never miss the chance to eat here when I make it home. The food always hot the customer service is great!! Place is clean. When I think of Mason City I think of Taco Tico . Can never get enough!! The place is always packed but the wait is minimum if any!! Keep up the good work

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Thank lafawnkibble
Iowa
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81 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I had been to the one in Fort Dodge, Iowa numerous times, but did not realize there was one here. I was in town and drove by and began to crave their burritos. So for lunch I came in and was not disappointed.

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1 Thank CycloneIowa
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Taco Tico, an independent, long standing fast food Mexican restaurant in town, you never have to wait to long to order or to receive your food, love the little condiment bar to dress up any of the menu items. We have been customers for years and have never been disappointed.

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1 Thank Cris B
Leland, Iowa
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211 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

OK, so it's not authentic Mexican. But Taco Tico is simply the best American-Mexican food we've eaten anywhere in the US. Prices are crazy low and in the dozens of times we've eaten here, we've never once had a bad meal. Especially if you're a family on a budget, it doesn't get any better than Taco Tico.

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1 Thank Anthony R
Mason City, Iowa
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Taco Tico is my comfort food. The food is great and it is always fresh. My personal favorite is getting the Crustos to go with the meal. I am not a big dessert fan but these are the best!!

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Thank IABeerguy
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

When I come to M.C. I want something fast and something delicious so I always stop at TACO TICO! The food is VERY reasonably priced and very fresh. The service is ultra-fast! My favorite is the Deluxe Tostada... it has everything that I love and is just right.

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Thank bettyd695
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I'm not kidding you when I say this is my favorite restaurant. My Dad brought me here for a special treat with my sister when I was a kid so I suspect there is some nostalgia that contributes to the flavor. I grew up with this place and had to move around a lot for schooling in my 20's and... More 

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Thank Terry R
Iowa
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136 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Been about 5 years since I ate there, creepy, unfriendly help, dirty tables, lack of customers and other problems gave a very poor impression of the place and never considered going back. For some reason my daughter really wanted to go there and it was her choice so we went. What a difference!! Except for the layout of the building... More 

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Thank k-and-3j

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2361 4th St SW, Mason City, IA 50401-4608
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Mason City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-423-6014

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