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El Taco

100 Western Road, Brighton BN1 2AA, England
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible38%
5 May 2017
“What it says on the tin”
24 Apr 2017
“Love this place!”
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Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
100 Western Road, Brighton BN1 2AA, England
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is a place that is exactly what it says on the tin. It is a cheap, simple, Mexican food joint. I have never waited a long time for my food, and if you want some cheap Mexican food, then come here! It's nothing fancy,...More

Thank Scarlett C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I was introduced to this place by a friend years ago when I used to live in Hove and absolutely loved it! Okay, the food is microwaved but it is very quick and filling. I know that it's not the most authentic Mexican food but...More

Thank Neil N
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The title says it all, you don't get the sauce they advertise, you don't get ANY sauce! You don't get any guacamole - must be to save money on their side? What you do get is, soggy rice and vegetables, no taste, plenty of salt,...More

Thank DJ Mighty M
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Waited 2 hours for food, was cold when it arrived. No sauce on nachos or burrito. Did not taste like Mexican food. High price, poor quality and poor customer service. Very disappointed and will not use again.

1  Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This place has gone down hill. I used to go quite frequently, but the last three times my food has been very wet and sloppy. Guacamole serving seems to have got smaller and no longer tastes nice- just like supermarket rubbish...clearly padding it out these...More

Thank Cronon W
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Nice food and nice people. If you looking for something hot and spicy, get yourself some habanero sauce

Thank Gabriela B
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Was excited to get to Brighton because we've heard they have the closest thing to good Mexican food. Not so with El Taco. Not even close. The tacos are flour tortillas instead of traditional corn. The cheese was layered on the bottom instead of top,...More

Thank Caleb C
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Really disappointed in this place after my recent order, after the first couple of times I have eaten from here, I accepted what I didn't like and ordered something else the next time to give them the benefit of the doubt but ended up hating...More

Thank ugjesi
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Ignore the idiot giving one star who hasn't even eaten here. Posh it isn't. Delicious & good value it definitely is. Very authentic Mexican grub in the heart of Brighton. Friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 30 May 2016

if the out side is any thing to go by then I would not venture in. the bins and rubbish in the street outside the place was disgusting the bins were overflowing with waste and cans over the pavement even when the bins were emptied...More

Thank glenn w
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Western Road, Brighton BN1 2AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
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