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120 E Duarte Rd, Arcadia, CA 91006-3934
+1 626-445-2889
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09:00 - 23:00
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Taco Lita is unchanged by time and the big chains. They still make quality fast food just the same way they did in the 60s. No wonder they've lasted so long. They shred the lettuce a very specific way, it great in a jumbo burrito. But, come hungry, its BIG.

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Thank mick714
Merritt Island, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Best sauce. Ever. Not at all a traditional Mexican food, by any means. Its a local joint that really.. only locals can appreciate. Thebomb.com

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Thank Amy P
Arcadia, California
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Total Old School Burrito place and an institution in Arcadia. Combo burrito is the best. Not real Mexican food, but white boy old school eats. Just right for a Saturday lunch...

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Thank Cardodude
Gainesville, Florida
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250 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 850 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2014

With no pictures - we were expecting a restaurant - no - this is a cute little joint with an awesome staff that whips up a great Burrito Jumbo. It is a fast food place !! (My husband is still laughing at me - expecting to have a margarita or two.) The food is hot and fresh and so good.... More 

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Thank Patricia W
New Orleans, Louisiana
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63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2014

This has always been my favorite place to eat in California. I love the Burrito Jumbo with no tomatoes. That is the best ever. The Taco Lita taco sauce tastes perfect with it. Delicious food and very cheap. I used to drive all over California to go to Arcadia to satisfy myself at times. I even ate there every day... More 

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1 Thank Jessica_BV
Sacramento, California
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014

I grew up in Southern California and moved to Northern California. I didn't miss anything but our friends and Taco Lita. Feeling particularly overworked, I jumped at my husband's offer of a road trip just to get a jumbo bean and cheese burrito at Taco Lita. Why? because for over 40 years they have been making the best Southern California... More 

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Thank Krebsbach
Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2013

If you are looking for the most generic mexican food then this is the place for you. I always thought that Taco Bell held that honor but Nope this is the place. Its portions size for the burrito and tacos are double the size of Taco Bell but than the price is triple that of Taco Bell. And if you... More 

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Thank Chance L
Monrovia, California
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 December 2012

love everything about TACO LITA, especially the sauce... mmmmmmm.... I want a bean and cheese burrito and tons of sauce right now!

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1 Thank crowmagnon
Hemet, California
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

I've been going to Taco Lita since the 1970's. It was here when I earned my freedom (learned how to drive) and is just a hop skip and a jump from the high school that we consummed many a JUMBO BURRITO. So, yeah, there are a lot of good times wrapped up with Taco Lita. Not only that, the food... More 

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Thank 808czarina
Out West
1 review
Reviewed 11 October 2010

I have been going to Taco Lita for years, they have the best greasy Combo Burritos. Their Hot Sauce is also a favorite. They are a lot more expensive than most gringo taco stands but are worth it for the priceless grease.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 E Duarte Rd, Arcadia, CA 91006-3934
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Arcadia
  • Phone Number: +1 626-445-2889

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