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Pure Tacos - CLOSED

1138 Boardwalk, Between 11th And 12th, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3336
+1 609-473-0710
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
9 Jul 2013
“RESTAURANT CLOSED”
21 Jun 2013
“Why did they close?????”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1138 Boardwalk, Between 11th And 12th, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3336
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2013 via mobile

I'm sad this place closed down, they had really good, healthy food. The GF options on the Ocean City boardwalk are down to zero again. Bummer.

1  Thank Cheetaah2
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We ate here in October when in town for Indian Summer weekend. It was absolutely delicious and it was all gluten free (which is nearly impossible to find on the boardwalk). We are back in OCNJ and were looking forward to enjoying our tacos. It...More

Thank lovevacay12
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Had the BBQ pork tacos and the meat was so tender and good. Really enjoyed it with the bonus of the place being gluten free. Great food for everyone!

Thank DebP4
Reviewed 6 September 2012

My husband and I are always excited to see something new on the boardwalk, especially a restaurant that actually provides some healthy meal choices. However, I wish we would have skipped Pure Tacos. There were few options to choose from. My chicken taco was so...More

Thank Iupkimmy
Reviewed 3 September 2012

This place was finger lickin' amazing. Gluten free?.... on the boardwalk!??!!! wow. only thing i needed was more napkins and a fork. Yum, yum, yum. I had the fish and my husband had the chicken. Wish they could open a place near home!

Thank Buddy I
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Great tacos in different varieties - fish, beef, pork. Everything is free and made as you wait. Excellent homemade chips as well. Definitely a nice change from the typical boardwalk pizza options, and very reasonable as well.

Thank SJEK
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Great place to go and know that you are getting gluten free food. Fresh, and Delicious! Love that there is somewhere I can take my kids on the boardwalk. Great location and easy to find.

1  Thank parkplaceoc
Reviewed 29 August 2012

The ONLY 100% gluten-free eatery on the Ocean City Boardwalk...and DELICIOUS at that! Having celiac disease has been a little inconvenient while we've been at the shore (I eat before we head to the boardwalk and my family usually gets pizza once we get there)....More

3  Thank CrossCountry T
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Fresh and fast. Tastes great. Fish tacos and beef tacos are excellent. They pack them so it's convenient to take them on the beach. A little pricey though.

1  Thank Judi S
Reviewed 21 August 2012 via mobile

Go here whether you need GF or not, also they have a new location in Philly!! Delicious tacos, be sure to get lots of napkins, plenty of sauce.

2  Thank Keribee
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  • Address: 1138 Boardwalk, Between 11th And 12th, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3336
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-473-0710
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Description
Pure Tacos is an exciting upgrade to the food landscape on the Boardwalk in Ocean City, NJ. The quick-casual style restaurant offers premium tacos, nachos and salads to beachgoers hungry for chef-quality food served fast. Well received last summer, food critic Craig LaBan of the Philadelphia Inquirer called the tacos “impressive”.Fresh, healthy ingredients create authentic Mexican flavors such as achiote grilled steak with onion, cilantro, salsa and guacamole, familiar flavors like braised chicken with cheese, lettuce, salsa and sour cream, and fusion flavors including orange-chili fish tacos and BBQ pulled pork tacos. Salsas and sauces are housemade and everything is naturally gluten-free.A visually stimulating design backs up the mouthwatering menu. You can’t miss the red exterior and white awning; Phillies’ fans can even keep up with the action on one of the flat panel TV screens.
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