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Taqueria Las Palmitas

21 N Canyon St, The Taco Bus, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9545
+1 406-640-0172
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (83 reviews)
“burrito” (34 reviews)
“beans and rice” (11 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
21 N Canyon St, The Taco Bus, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9545
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1 - 10 of 399 reviews

Reviewed 23 January 2018

Great food in a unique setting, a school bus. The menu has plenty of choices and it is true Mexican food.

Thank skipthewinter
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Never had dinner in a bus before and it was cute. No tables inside but they had a few outside. The food was very good, some of the best I've had.

Thank Ron L
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Who knew how easy it would be to get authentic Mexican cuisine in West Yellowstone, MT? This place is great. Super friendly staff, attentive, fast, and cute atmosphere. Easy to get to go and there are many options which are customizable. The only downfall is...More

Thank Nathalie W
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I was forewarned about lousy food in West Yellowstone, with its slim choices of fast food, greasy American food (in the form of burgers), or pizza. So when an innkeeper in Gardiner (which I stayed earlier) recommended this "taco bus", I went and was not...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a convention and wanted something quick yet not fast food. We saw the Taqueria bus and thought why not? We weren't disappointed. Don't let the bus fool you they have a full menu and lunch and the food was better...More

Thank CKylerWest
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Good food, and freshly made for a reasonable price. Their salsa is not medium, but HOT (habanero) but the dishes were made quickly and for a very fair price. Good luck trying to find the same in West Yellowstone without he wait and additional cost....More

Thank MTNSeater
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered the Burrito Verde with shredded beef. The burrito had rice and beans with shredded beef wrapped in a flour tortilla, topped with green salsa. Very good!

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Good solid Mexican cuisine and a good value. Order at the counter inside an old bus and pick up your food and eat at one of the picnic tables or take back to your hotel room. Taco's and Burrito's were excellent with fresh vegetables

Thank Hemicuda426
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Most of the food we tried in West Yellowstone was tourist fare and disappointing, but the Mexican food served at either of the two buses was the best food in town. No beer, wine, or table cloths and outside seating on a clear day, but...More

1  Thank TexasCynic
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Give the school bus a try. It's average, but in this town, average is the best you'll get. Typical range of plates with rice and refried beans. Cheap and filling.

1  Thank arlenetravels
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29 August 2016|
Response from 427BeatleBob | Reviewed this property |
I was a visitor ; not an owner so I really do not know if they are still open in October. I would imagine that the restaurant may close when it starts snowing. And the season starts to change in October. That is why I like... More
17 August 2016|
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Response from secondfloor | Reviewed this property |
Do not know for sure, but in my experience (I write about food, so try a lot of different things) the mouth feel was rich, which probably means lard. Sorry.
8 February 2016|
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Response from Nancy D | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately it is first come, first served. We took our food back to our hotel.
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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
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 N Canyon St, The Taco Bus, West Yellowstone, MT 59758-9545
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  West Yellowstone
  • Phone Number: +1 406-640-0172
Restaurant converted from an old school bus.
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