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District Taco

701 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4218
+1 571-386-1400
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (11 reviews)
“tacos” (19 reviews)
“al pastor” (2 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
701 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4218
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mmmm. It's like every taco shop we have back home but better. And in DC. Very similar to a Qdoba, Moes, or Salsaritas. If you don't know what those places are, it's a build your own taco/burrito/powerbowl kind of fresh mex. Originated as a food...More

Thank SimplyEmily865
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We got quesadillas, tacos, chips & queso, & a burrito bowl, and EVERYTHING was fresh and delicious. 4 enthusiastic thumbs up!

Thank Klerbear
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The food here is very comparable to Chipotle’s or Quodoba. We ordered several items and all were good. Ordering here was a bit more confusing than Chippies. We enjoyed the salsa bar and their soda selection.

Thank KamilandPatty
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

If you haven't tried District Taco and enjoy good Mexican Food, you must try District Taco. They prepare and cook their food fresh, make their own sauces, and the value is very good. I'm a regular and introduced my family when they have come to...More

Thank Maniac42
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Been there twice It is like most franchises , consistently tasty but not special. There are better choices

Thank Ralph P
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, quick service, and the salsa bar is amazing. Parking can be a bit of a challenge, so arrive off cycle for meals and you will be pleased. Worth the trip

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 January 2018

It used to be a joke to say you were going for tacos anywhere on the East Coast. But now in the Washington DC area there is District Taco. We grabbed some tacos in Alexandria before driving across the river to go into DC. The...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We spotted this gem on our first night in town. We rushed to make it back before closing. We walked in 30 minutes before closing, the staff was super friendly, and helpful. I had the 3 tacos for $8. This is by far in my...More

Thank MiMi1015
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and clean . Try the fish tacos. They have these or shrimp tacos every day but Wednesday. Worth the trip. Get the special 3 .

Thank krewerka
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I had the carnitas tacos for lunch, they tasted very good, I recommend getting the tacos with the corn tortillas. The price was good for the area, there is free parking and the service was quick and friendly. I would defiantly eat here again.

Thank Joe C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4218
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 571-386-1400
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Our mission is to serve quality Mexican (Yucatan style!) food that is fresh, simple and healthy. All of our Mexican food is made fresh daily from quality ingredients. We also offer delicious Mexican Catering. Work with us for your next fiesta!
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