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Torchy's Tacos

2801 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705-3764
+1 512-494-8226
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (276 reviews)
“baja shrimp” (23 reviews)
“queso” (74 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2801 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705-3764
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place was packed and line was long. However, it is worth the wait. I had the brush fire. Hot and sweet. Delicious!

Thank Noy B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Okay, Austin is full of taco places and this is the only one I've eaten at. That being said, I found Torchy's Tacos to be avant garde without being pretentious. They have a lot of very flavorful combinations. Everything my family ordered was satisfying. The...More

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our favs were the democrat, trailer park (dirty), green chile pork. The republican and the crossroads were both ok.

Thank Jenny M
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I heard a lot about Torchy's prior to visiting Austin. And I love tacos, so I was super excited. I ordered about half of the menu - ok maybe not half but a fair amount. The queso with chilies and guacamole. The fried chicken taco,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of us in the group were not from Austin, but accepted the recommendation from a local to meet for tacos at Torchy's. So glad we did. Our group included both carnivores and vegetarians. Every one was delighted with their selections. There is indoor and...More

Thank LMR714
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most every saturday you will find me at Torchy's Tacos. I like the Democrat and sometime I design my own breakfast taco. Everything I ever had at Torchy's has been good.

Thank ReuvenJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat at the bar for lunch. Had the queso to start and the tacos followed-all good. Price was right and the bartender service was good.

Thank Sid P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tacos, tacos, tacos. Torchy's is a must for anyone traveling to Austin for the first time or the 100th time. Everything is good, but the Ranch hand and the Democrat make my little heart sing. Thanks for feeding me so well on my most recent...More

Thank Serena_sayeth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We'd used to frequent and love this location. We swung by on a Sat for lunch and drinks and everything was amiss, most notably the staff and service. Both food and drinks were very slow, and the overworked bar tender (we only saw one) had...More

Thank AustinEEE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want outstanding tacos at a great price here is your spot! The salmon taco has a kick but fantastic. The fried avocado is to die for. I have never had anything better. Texas has the best Mexican food ever!! If you're in Austin,...More

Thank cbavon2015
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21 February 2016|
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Response from Catherinewilliams | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes, they say they do now. I think this change happened after they had received reviews about this. So, As far as I know, it's a go for four-footers!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705-3764
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-494-8226
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