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Papa's Tacos

31622 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-7015
+1 949-499-9822
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“carne asada” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food
31622 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-7015
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Reviews (21)
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Tasty, inexpensive Mexican food. Super fast service and the staff is always on it. Delicious food every time I go there!

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stopped at Laguna before going to airport and back home form vacation. We found papa's taco stand and we were glad we did. Excellent last meal in California.

Thank BernieDi
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We ordered the small burritos (one wet machacha burritos and one regular chicken burrito). Both were massive and outstanding on flavor. Prices are excellent.

Thank Icarl
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I came back to Laguna and this place is a must on my trip! Got the amazingggg tortilla soup and tried the bean, rice and cheese burrito. It is a must for anyone wanting great Mexican!

Thank K_NC
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We get take out Mexican food here a lot! Just recently, I noted that my chicken enchilada was delicious, but it almost had too much meat! The portions are generous and delicious and prepared relatively healthy (not too "fresh Mex" but not too greasy traditional)....More

Thank BrownGirl2
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

These never disappoint! Everything is made to order and it's always fresh and tasty! The carnitas taco is packed full of delicious pork, the breakfast burrito is huge and filling. If you're headed to the beach stop by Papa's first and pick up lunch to...More

Thank Kugirl808
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Finished a hike on Valido and heard Papas was a must to try. I ordered the grilled chicken salad with tomatoes and melted cheese w ranch dressing and also the Tortilla soup w chips. I must say, the soup was the Best I have ever...More

Thank K_NC
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I work up the street so I've tried a few things: carnitas taco, carne asada, rice, etc. and it's always consistent. It's faster than a sit down but if it's busy (lunch time) you'll wait 5 minutes or so. No bigger. It's popular with local...More

Thank Kugirl808
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I've grown up here, and this little taco/burrito place is still here, too! amazing carnitas. truly. the red sauce is to die for, the green sauce is lovely. the burritos (regular or large) amaze me. take your pick, depending on how hungry you are. buy...More

Thank tripitxandy
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I've enjoyed papa's California burrito and the views are spectacular, please, try for yourself and you will not be dissapointed

Thank Galina A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
09:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31622 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-7015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-499-9822
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