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El Taco

306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
+1 250-352-2060
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (34 reviews)
“tacos” (23 reviews)
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11:00 - 20:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
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Reviews (99)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic veggie burrito. I think they weigh a pound each?! Filling and delicious and for a good price. One of my favourite stops in town.

Thank Alyssa F
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our favourite place in Nelson to go with the whole family for a dinner out. Nice assortment of delicious just like Mexico dishes. Our favourite is the TAco salad and the Burrito,s . friendly staff and nice atmosphere,right downtown, With reasonable prices for a family.

Thank Ted S
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I've been here a few times now and never had a miss on the food. The tortilla soup is phenomenal, and the drinks Really Good and Also Cheap, but the 1lb burrito is the star of the show. Lots of fresh, tasty ingredients, they don't...More

Thank lorien_i
Reviewed 22 March 2017

so many things to choose from and the salsa are delish good choice for drinks and friendly service also have a patio

Thank ashlene13
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I'd put this place in the same category as Zambrero's, Guzman y Gomez etc (one step above Taco Bell, but still fast food)... And honestly, I prefer their food over El Taco. Nothing wrong with the burrito I had, but nothing particularly good about it...More

Thank Callie B
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had the chicken burittos, and it had more rice and beans in it than chicken. Didn't seem to have alot of flavour. I've had better.

Thank Clipper02
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Been there twice and have been disappointed both times. The food is not very tasty and quite starchy. E.g. the burito filling has a large component of rice. Sorry guys, you need to up your game.

Thank Eardstapa
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Well run place. It's often pretty busy and they do a good job of moving things along. Portions are good and everything I've ever had tastes good.

Thank Walter_Kowalski
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The best burritos I've ever had! Great customer service, great atmosphere. All the employees are very helpful and nice!

Thank canadian_jbro
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love thier burritos and all the dishes I have tried. beware of the hot sauces, they are not kidding when they say they are hot! good place for a healthy meal but you had better have a good appitite for the burittos.

Thank derekr425
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2060
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