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217 Huger St, Charleston, SC 29403-4515
+1 843-789-3333
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11:00 - 22:00
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate at a LOT of good, casual restaurants during our trip to Charleston and Taco Boy was by far our favorite! This was the first time our friends that live there had tried it and will be back with visitors! We really enjoyed the outdoor seating. The nachos appetizer was awesome. 2 of us ordered chicken & cheese quesadillas... More 

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Thank Heather R
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149 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The food quality here is very good as is the libations.They were a bit busy while there so it was slow going but worth all the waiting.

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Thank dave2580
Savannah, Georgia
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here with our golden retriever last week. It is a super cool place with an awesome bar area that opens up to the inside and outside. We had the nachos with pork and also the fish tacos. They were both very good! Definitely a great dog friendly place to eat in Charleston!

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Thank Ashley R
Schanen S, Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this review

Ashley, thanks for the five stars! We love to hear positive feedback from our guests, and we LOVE accommodating our furry friends. Stop by again! More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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397 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun vibe in this vibrantly decorated Mexican themed restaurant. Music, lively crowd, indoor and outdoor seating and a nice selection of beers and yummy mixed drinks. Service is a little on the slow side but the thought of yummy food makes it bearable. The problem, however, is the food is inconsistent....from wonderful guacamole to a tempura avocado taco that tasted... More 

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Thank dmarun
Charlotte, NC
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215 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Guy working front had best personality. Wish I remembered his name. Super busy week we went so sat at bar. Decent beer list. Known for their frozen drinks which we did not try. Tried some tacos and loved them. Will go back again and again

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Thank Cindy H
Dayton, Ohio
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First and foremost, order the Street corn. Order lots and lots of the street corn. Secondly, the frozen screw drivers are amazingly delicious and will knock you flat behind if you're not careful! Lastly, the nachos are maybe the most amazing nachos ever. We are here twice in a three day period. It's a great place to hang out with... More 

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Thank Catie C
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this review

Seriously can't think of a better meal! Thanks so much, Catie. More 

Youngstown, Ohio
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Chicken Nachos and the Mexican Street corn were the highlight of dinner. We asked our waiter for the most popular tacos and we took his advice. We had a grilled fish taco, chorizo, pulled pork, chimci beef and al pastor. One person is our group had the black bean quesadilla that was delicious and a generous portion. We liked... More 

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Thank Umpiredms1
1 review
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for dinner. Ordered tacos and Mexican street corn ( the street corn was always a favorite) at 8:00. Received our food after 9:00 and it was COLD. Not hot or even warm but COLD. Really? It was like trying to eat an ear of corn out of the fridge. And the tacos were just as cold.... More 

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Thank Perry G
Charleston, South Carolina
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255 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I have posted previously about poor service at Taco Boy so it is only fair that I follow up when the experience is positive. I have always enjoyed the food and atmosphere but hold off coming here due to service. However, it was suggested for lunch the other day for a large group so we joined. I have to say... More 

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Thank michaell1232014
Schanen S, Guest Relations Manager at Taco Boy, responded to this review

Great to hear Michael! Thank you for the updated review and for giving us another shot. We are always listening to feedback. More 

Sevierville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The place doesn't look much from outside, but it has nice patio, and looks nice inside. Unfortunately they didn't have crunchy tacos or fajitas, but we had chosen different dishes and it was good. I will recommend have a free chips and salsa. Overall it was good.

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Thank Zera S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Huger St, Charleston, SC 29403-4515
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-789-3333

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