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Taco Tonto's

123 Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240-3517
+1 330-677-0223
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (15 reviews)
“guac” (3 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
123 Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240-3517
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I head to Taco Tonto's 15-20 times per year, usually on Fridays when they serve fish tacos! They're the best. I used to go with the El Biggo burritos. They're excellent, but they're simply too much food. Thus, the switch to hardshell fish tacos. Perfect!

Thank HonkyTonkHouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their food is not like your typical mexican restaurant and not like chipotle. I love chipolte, but I wouldn't say this is a direct comparison. Taco Tonto's put their own twist on things. They warm up the burrito at the end and makes everything taste...More

Thank Jenn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone sort of does the same thing with taco's and burritos these days. It's difficult to be creative but these guys pull it off. GREAT taco's

Thank pkelly8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I come to Kent to visit family and now I'm hooked on Taco Tonto's. Everything is delicious from entrees to sides. Love how they grill the burritos. Great hot sauces, queso, and guac.

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Taco Tonto's fare is delicious and different than the "other Mexican" places in the area. Their burritos are grilled and really good- esp the chicken one. I think the last time I went I got a burrito with sweet potatoes. Very unique and definitely a...More

Thank Andra P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Honestly a great place for lunch. Great beer selections and you can modify your burrito how ever you want. They're quite massive though. No matter what size you get it'll be bigger than you are expecting.

Thank Chelle_Therese
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This is a very trendy dive-like taco shop. Loud music, stickers on the walls, etc. It was pretty affordable and definitely tasty. We got the special tandoori burrito, which was baked, but we felt it was a bit heavy on the meat and thus hard...More

Thank Daina Eve O
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The loaded nachos with chorizo is a meal for two. Get it from the take out window at the Zephyr patio, and enjoy one of the only outdoor dining areas in Kent. The burritos are also huge, just be ready to take some home.

Thank Rodex
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Very personalized "Chipotle style" food big portions and comfy atmosphere. Easy parking and close to the University.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I go to Taco Tontos at least twice a month. They have tons of options on their menu- burritos, tacos, taco salad, quesadillas, and 2 layer tacos (hard shell taco inside a soft shell with cheese, queso, guac, or sour cream as the "glue"). They...More

Thank meg177348
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240-3517
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-677-0223
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