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1325 Sagamore Pkwy N, Lafayette, IN 47904-2431
+1 765-446-9798
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like authentic Mexican food, this is the place. The azada tacos are amazing. Simple, no frills and delicious!

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Thank Diana R
Valparaiso, Indiana
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I've been looking for a good Mexican restaurant in Lafayette for a while now as I am frequently here for business. I'm glad to say I found it. The food has a more traditional flair to it as they even ask you if you'd like your tacos Mexican style or American style. There is plenty of variety, everything is good,... More 

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Thank BullyWilson
Charlestown
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Fresh, traditional food served by a friendly staff. A full menu of well spiced choices to satisfy a wide variety of tastes. They bring three additional sauces with your meal. Clean comfortable and pleasant atmosphere make for a nice meal

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Thank iradeannas
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Even though this place is located in an average looking strip mall, the Mexican cuisine is way above average. Roomy and very clean. Several tvs with Spanish stations on very low volume. The two servers were bilingual and ready to answer our numerous questions. Chips and salsa perfect start-with lines on the side. Hearty portions. Would be easy to share... More 

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Thank Kathy L
Lafayette, Indiana
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very good food at a very good price. I find the salsa to be a bit too marinara for my liking. Otherwise very good.

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Thank Joanie S
Lafayette, Indiana
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164 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Taco Rico is in the strip mall at the corner of Greenbush and US 52 and I guarantee you've driven by it without even seeing it. It actually is one of the most visible places in this strip mall, but it's set off the road and with your eyes glued to the road here, you never noticed it. But you... More 

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Thank djkudrak
Lafayette, Indiana
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We went here for dinner and the food was very good. They serve beer as well as food. The salsa they bring out with the chips has a little heat to it and I loved it. They have TVs going as well. They had a busy carryout service going while we dined in.

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Thank RobbyC765
West Lafayette, Indiana
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Great authentic Mexican food and at a cheap price. You can get a lunch for around $7. They have gorditas, flautas, tacos, ceviche, burritos, fajitas, enchiladas, y más.

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Thank BubbaWL
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The server brought my husband limes for his iced tea instead of lemons. The meal came out very quickly, we were hoping for more flavor. It was good but not hot enough flavor. The portions are very large.

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Thank Darla S
Reno, Nevada
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I come here for the tacos. The carnitas tacos. Authentic. Seasoned well. Crunchy. Flavorful. Great texture. Simply dressed with onions and cilantro and not that uber-westernized version that's drowning in ingredients that overrun the deliciousness of the meat. I plow thru miles of construction to get here and it is always worth it. Service is always friendly! The flan is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1325 Sagamore Pkwy N, Lafayette, IN 47904-2431
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 765-446-9798

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?