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“Great local taqueria”

Los Gallos Taqueria
Ranked #43 of 308 Restaurants in Redwood City
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small local taqueria & Mexican restaurant that became one of our "go to" places for fast, cheap food -- like those nights when you don't feel like cooking and you're too mentally tired to go to a nice restaurant and spend brain cells deciding on menu choices.

Their super burritos are huge monsters. Our favorite dishes there are the carnitas super quesadilla, the carnitas super burrito, and their soft corn tortilla tacos (carnitas, carne asada).

I usually ordered 2 ala cart tacos. Just meat with some meat-specific condiments and no rice or guacamole. They are pretty generous with the meat and since each taco comes with two corn tortillas, you can turn your two tacos into four easier to eat tacos. A really cheap meal, particularly since you get free chips and salsa.

They have a self-serve chips and salsa bar. I really like their hot salsa. It probably comes out of a can rather than being made fresh in the kitchen. Even so, it's really hot and flavorful.

Two cautions:
1. Generally, their food is a bit on the salty side. But since I like salt....
2. This is a cash-only place.

Thank 389tonyn
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

This storefront restaurant offers outdoor seating. There are many options on the menu, all reasonably priced. Food comes out rapidly. Pineapple juice is especially tasty.

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 21 November 2015

This is a wonderful local Mexican restaurant with great food, friendly service, and reasonable prices. The portions are large and the chips and salsa are fresh and delicious. Highly recommend!

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Thank CaralouiH
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

They have a full bar now....it closes at 11:00 pm. The food is very good here. They are good competition for Mi Hacienda on Second Ave.

Thank 5150rocks
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Nice neighborhood taqueria. Very kind owner and nice staff. Great prices for quality Mexican food. Good place for a snack.

Thank Laurieah
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