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Tacofino Cantina

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1184 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-726-8288
11:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Seattle, Washington, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The fish tacos were delicious and ahi was perfect. We split a chicken burrito as well and had more than enough to eat. My favorite drink of our entire 4 days in Tofino was a blended watermelon and basil freshie! AMAZING! Be sure and bring a coat since all the seating is outside!

Thank Shirlee L
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81 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I thought my sister must be exaggerating; I thought that tacos from a truck in Tofino could be good but the best? She was right, they are unbelievably good - so good that I now think she underplayed her praise!! I had the fish tacos (2 was a perfect amount for lunch); MK had seared tuna in one and local... More 

Thank egavaghan
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been trying to find a really good fish taco that lives up to the ones I had on Isla Mujeres a number of years ago but all of them have fallen short...until I ate at Tacofino. These are the best fish tacos north of the Mexican border!

Port Ludlow, Washington
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63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We found this place and it made our trip exceptional. The bus has about 5 windows and a head pops out at intervals to take orders, money, and give out exceptional food and fruit smoothie drinks. Located in back lot of several businesses serving surfers...just off highway. We had best of our old lives fish taco and also tuna taco.... More 

Thank Judith W
Gothenburg, Sweden
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great! In the back of a strange looking parking lot, seems like the meeting point of a secret sect, and then you meet everyone you already have seen around in Tofino there again. Went there several times, and it was always good!

Thank R2493EAthomasv
Ajax, Canada
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food was amazing. We had the fish taco, bean burrito and a chicken gringas. Great food and an even better vibe. So glad we found you!

Thank hulagirl4ever
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome burrito! If I had the time, I would definitely have tried their entire menu! Wilk absolutely visit again if I'm in Tofino (or even Vancouver Island)!

Thank Cédric V
Victoria, Canada
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of the best things we had in Tofino! We ordered the fish taco, took a little while to be made but mostly because there were a lot of orders in front of us. Delicious and great value! Tofino kombucha was really good too through a bit pricey (as kombucha usually is).

Thank Maxwell N
Mexico City, Mexico
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Insanely good tacos and drinks. I used to live in Mexico and these tacos are even better! Try the beef tacos and the lime mint drink. Staff are friendly and the service is fast! This place should not be missed when in town.

Thank DeborahLynn52
Gibsons, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location and vibe says surfers are welcome, the food says love and attention went into making it. highly recommend if you are looking for good food that will fill you up for a long day on the water or around the many beaches and trails! very friendly staff and helpful when you ask for a recommendation. I had the... More 

Thank Foodmcgee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Fast food, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1184 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-726-8288
located in a bright orange catering truck at the back of parking lot complex. GREAT food. must be listed on here.,

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