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Taqueria Mexico #1

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1103 E Rancier Ave, Harker Heights, TX
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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229 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Our first Mexican restaurant in Texas and we were not disappointed. Wide variety of menu choices in this very colorful restaurant. Very good service.

Thank pgolden
Killeen, Texas
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The waitress didn't really care about me. She gave me atttitude and acted like she didn't want to serve me. Food took too long and it came out to be disgusting. The food I ordered was cold, dry and over seasoned. The only good thing I got out of this restaurant was the drink. Never coming back

Thank jonahryan12
Harker Heights, Texas
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent fajita beef tacos. Has a very strong smell of fabuloso cleaner in the restaurant. It is actually overpowering. Food is pretty good. Cheese dip is the bomb.

Thank 242mitzig
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is my first experience of Latin American dishes in Killeen. I've never heard of a restaurant with this kind of food that also has a drive through. The atmosphere is a little dark and the staff is average in terms of politeness and overall service. The chimichanga was the best, but my hubby's shrimp dish were not fully deveined... More 

Thank Xavia T
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

Yum! The Molcajete is to die for, the salsa is fabulous, and the spinach enchiladas are hearty and delicious. Oh, and the charro beans won't leave you disappointed! Good food and good prices. However, I took off one star because on some days the food tastes a little less than fresh, and the shredded chicken will sometimes have bones in... More 

Thank Trav_L_ir
Harker Heights, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2015

I've eaten here numerous times and recently the quality of the food has gotten worse today I found a sharp fragment or shard of hard plastic in my food. Fortunately I found it before I bit down on it or swallowed it.

Thank FWood175
Wilton, California
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1,274 reviews
433 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 727 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2014

What a festive location! When you walk in there's a blast of color from everywhere. We were four eating. Two ordered the chile relleno meal, one taquitos plate and I had the carne guisada. One asked for some lime and we were surprised to find a $1.50 charge for that on the bill. Everyone enjoyed their meal and drinks and... More 

Thank ruthandvern
London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

We ate here at least once a week during our 3 years living in Harker Heights, now in London...we can only dream about Taqueria's delicious breakfast taco's & their Sweet Tea which is just to die for. Staff are so friendly and gracious too and really wonderful with the kids. Great cocktails. We will be back!

Thank thebiscuits
Swansea, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2012

Taken by family to this very colourful mexican restaurant with exotic decor and furniture, Caters very much for families,menu items all reasonably priced.Service was prompt and polite with no language problem.Drinks were more like works of art than cocktails but I stuck to a good old fashioned Glenfiddich on the rocks, the bottle looked as though it had not been... More 

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Killeen, Texas
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151 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2012

This restaurant was nice and the service was very good. The only issue was that it was super busy and our waitress was a bit over worked! The food was pretty good and I believe when we go again we will have a nice experience.

Thank Merechat2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1103 E Rancier Ave, Harker Heights, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Harker Heights

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