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El Tacazo

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5239 S Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85040-8721
+1 602-276-9411
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Tumwater, Washington
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick dinner, and had the taco, tamale, and enchilada platters. The tacos were quite good, tamales were good, and the enchiladas were substandard. The red sauce tasted more like tomato sauce than enchilada sauce. For the price, and the quick service, we were satisfied.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I worked South Phoenix for 25 years and ate here often for 20+ years. We moved to Sedona five years ago and I craved the Carne Asada burrito with rice and beans, which also comes with some sort of splash of white sauce in the middle of the rice/beans - kinda like a tiny bit of salad dressing. The burrito... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2011

1016 of 1146 restaurants in Phoenix? They belong way closer to the bottom. We spent $30 cash and nobody else was in the place, with 4 employees, yet they wouldn't walk our food 15 feet to the table. 61 cents for a refill on my soda? so-so flan for $3, but the lacking of service is among the worst I've... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5239 S Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85040-8721
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > South Mountain
  • Neighbourhood: South Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 602-276-9411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?