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Las Palmas Taco Bar

55 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5427
+1 831-429-1220
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (12 reviews)
“refried beans” (4 reviews)
“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Fast food
55 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5427
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's like a place you would see on Diner's Drive Inns and Dives. Long lines with locals. Few tables inside, most outside. Felt lucky to get a parking place. Food was authentic and yummy. Would have liked items to be hotter temperature. Good salsa and...More

Thank LodiDazzles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the bean burrito, and love the railroad root beer. Love the family always so friendly. good deep fried burritos too.

Thank crumbles1234
Reviewed 27 October 2017

this place is well know in Santa Cruz by the locals and they know good places to eat. I asked 4 different people for good place for tacos and they all said here I went and food was great look out taco bell if you...More

Thank Seadpnedtraveler
Reviewed 20 October 2017

True authentic Mexican food, and a local specialty (?) -- crispy tacos! We stopped here on a whim, and liked it so much we were back the next day, too. Fast service and great food at cheap prices. They did a lot of business while...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Walking distance from the boardwalk and wharf areas, the food is terrific. Authentic and inexpensive.

Thank April V
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Decent place for a quick snack by the beach. Very reasonable priced at $3 a taco up to $12 for a large meal with beans and rice. Seating outside too. Hot sauce is so good!

Thank mprice1988
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Found this lovely taco stand while searching for beach parking. It is a tiny stand but packs a yummy punch! My Husband had the Special Burrito with carne and I ordered the vegetarian burrito. Also a small order of chips and salsa. They give a...More

Thank jeajeapip
Reviewed 11 May 2017

When you've surfed as long as you can and you need to put some yummy mexican food in your mouth this is a great choice! My family eat here twice on seperate trips. We had a breakfast special with beans eggs and tortillas, delisious and...More

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our tacos were excellent and were made to order. The combination order was served with rice and beans on a paper plate. The prices were so affordable and the place was packed. My only suggestion would be to have limes available for the tacos. There...More

Thank Melaney68
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This place is feels authentic -a bit of a dive - great for a fast taco or burrito meal. Feels like a taco joint should feel.

Thank casadeboys
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5427
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-429-1220
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