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El Taco

306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
+1 250-352-2060
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (34 reviews)
“tacos” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
306 Victoria Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K4, Canada
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11 - 20 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I came here on a recommendation and was not disappointed. The food is delicious. I had a turkey chorizo tortas and a pulled pork taco. Both were as messy as they were amazing. The decor is funky and casual. Not a fine dining establishment. I...More

Thank Jbenphillips
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love the food here, and everything is delicious! If you love Mexican food, you'll eating here. The fish tacos are a family favourite!

Thank Caitlin O
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Food is ok over priced appys, drinks are expensive, trendy bistro to drink not really eat, to be seen .

Thank zenwick
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Love the burritos here and there huge! One of the best budget places in town hands down! Quick and tasty.

Thank Chad H
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We had a breakfast of huevos rancheros and chilliquiles. Both were very tasty and well done. My only complaint - it was a slow morning and I ordered my side as beans, no rice. When I got my meal it had a rice side and...More

Thank ITravelMontana
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Great Mexican food, that won't break the bank and will leave you full! Funky atmosphere and centrally located in Nelson! Good place to stop for food, if you are in a hurry, its made on the spot and will satisfy your hunger!

Thank ActionAdventure1
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Food was tasty, quick and reasonably priced. Only difficulty was that the plates were so small that the food fell off of them! Nice atmosphere as we were able to eat outside on the deck on a beautiful afternoon. Drinks were pricy but food was...More

Thank medifor
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Inexpensive, bland Mexican food with big portions. Decent atmosphere, albeit a bit of a hippy hang-out. Friendly staff.

Thank i-remember-bc
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

amazing fresh food faster than fast food. Delicious burrito bowls. Reasonable prices.....good sized portions. Wonderfully fresh. The salsa verde is excellent. Very comfortable, casual setting. My favourite eatery in Nelson.

Thank wen6dy
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The hotel recommended this place for gourmet tacos...I was NOT dissapointed! I had the special pot roast taco and eggplant taco...YUMMMM

Thank drdennis22016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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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