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Mamacitas Taco Temple

132 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801-1928
+1 828-255-8098
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“taco” (31 reviews)
“tortas” (4 reviews)
“al pastor” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
132 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801-1928
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped in for a quick late night dinner. My husband had the steak burrito and I had chipotle chicken nachos. Both were very good. The chipotle chicken had great flavor. Def recommend for a low cost quick bite.

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pass this place every Sunday when it's closed. Stopped by after work and found amazing tacos east of the Mississippi. You will not be disappointed with anything on the menu. Twenty years of living in southern California taught me about great tacos and this place...More

Thank rtmarable
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Taco Temple is amazing. There, I said it. I love tacos. Any way, shape or form I can't get enough of them. My first trip to Taco Temple I noticed the chicken rotisserie behind the counter along with big bags of beans and corn. They...More

Thank ncflourchild
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Stopped here for lunch on the recommendation of two different locals. We stood in a long line to order, yet the service was efficient. It's a very casual atmosphere but the tacos were the best ever. Lot's of options, plus a seafood taco of the...More

Thank Shaktitourist
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Wow, things have really changed here since my last visit. Bathrooms deplorable. I had to go find my own food...sitting there getting cold. Very disappointing. Food soggy.

Thank tostle
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The quality of the food was good overall. The corn tortilla was a cross between a crisp taco shell and a soft corn taco shell. I prefer mine crisp. My shell actually got kind of soggy because of the contents of the taco. It had...More

Thank Corinthamd
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Good tacos fresh and flavorful. Parking is difficult being so close to a very busy main road. Seats fill up fast. If the owners are reading this please fix your outdoor seating. Picnic tables have many badly bowed planks for seating borderline unsafe.

Thank HungarianHammer
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I think this is one of those kinds of places you will either love or hate, so you have to try if for yourself. The atmosphere was fun and the cashier was friendly. It's in a remodeled filling station and there's vintage stuff around like...More

Thank Blarneyfree
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

First time at this location. Great job with with redoing the building and very good job with meal. The servings were large and very flavorful.

Thank WCUcody
Reviewed 15 September 2017

and generous servings. The menu offers many interesting choices. The cashier and our server were cheerful and friendly, and the food arrived quickly. The food was good but nothing special. Interesting, eclectic interior. but quite a step above the typical fast food restaurant.

Thank NCactuary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801-1928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-255-8098
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