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Local Taco

315 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508-3079
+1 859-523-3700
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“tacos” (122 reviews)
“guacamole” (20 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
315 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508-3079
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Great variety of tacos. Their daily/weekly specials are unreal. Can’t go wrong with anything. Most orders are served with 2 or 3 tacos with chips and queso. Oyster tacos, catfish, crawfish, etc are some of the specials. The mainstays are always great too. Highly recommend

Thank carter414
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went to local taco twice, excellent food both times. Tried a variety of tacos and all were excellent especially the fish

Thank tom m
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Local Taco is totally worth the wait. Went on a Saturday around lunchtime and had to wait about 20-30 minutes. The food is amazing. They have daily lunch specials too. Highly recommend the shrimp tacos.

Thank Alexis J
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great choice for a local place to eat. The line you have to wait in to order tells it all. "If you're willing to wait in line, it must be good. Right" if you want your food faster consider sitting at the...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This place seems to always be crowded. There was a line out the door for a Friday lunch time. You pay and order up front. The tacos are small, but delicious! The chips and salsa was also great! Reasonably prices and a nice atmosphere!

Thank _amccullum
Reviewed 20 July 2017

What a treat! The food is delicious, the staff is great, and the restaurant has a great vibe. The seating selection is excellent: outside on the patio, inside with the doors raised to have an in and out feel, or farther inside the restaurant. We...More

Thank dukeoflotus
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent flavor, portions, quality, and atmosphere. Place is always crowded and parking around the place is not the best, but it is worth the walk if you have to park far away. Enjoyed so much for lunch, I'm going back for dinner. Price point is...More

Thank Garrett A
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The steak tacos are beyond good. The salsa and guacamole go perfect w/their chips. The atmosphere was great and it's located right in the heart of Lexington (close to UK's campus & downtown). I've eaten here twice so far and both experiences having me wanting...More

Thank 1nobleman1
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

So I went here last month and got a couple tacos for me and friends. The food here is good, kinda, not really, just kidding! My dog's name is lumpy by the way if you were wondering! Bye.

Thank Gila B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Ate here twice while attending a conference. There are plenty of places like this in the South; well thought out menus that allow the kitchen to churn out cheap but tasty tacos, beer, soft drinks and frozen Margaritas to students and locals even when the...More

Thank SamHogal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508-3079
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-523-3700
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