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Mercado & Taqueria De Amigos


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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews chips and salsa tacos burrito hole in the wall great food mexican food verde
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

The 9 of us took our ravenous appetites to this unassuming restaurant which is also a market and adjoins the gas station. Stand in line to order and then sit down. Your food will come along pretty quickly although this is a very popular place....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pamwiltravel
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch because my first choice was close and was very satisfied with the results. Bring cash. No plastic is accepted. You order from the counter, get your own chips and salsa and then your order is brought to you. I had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 935haroldt
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Big portions and great salsa Verde. Was not expecting it from the outside as it looks like a gas station market. Just good food if you like Mexican.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank byoung81
Reviewed 19 May 2018

This place was fun to browse. They had a lot of local food products as well as wine and a full deli. We picked up some snacks to take back with us and would plan to stop for sandwiches for a picnic next time.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank carmelmel2018
Reviewed 18 March 2018

If you aren't "in the know," you would likely miss this place...an impressive taqueria tucked away in a small-town gas station! The expansive menu offers tacos, tortas, burritos, and other entrees. They even offer French fries, which my friend was craving, and those were delicious...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank sealibra75
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Doesn’t look like much from the outside, just a hole in the wall gas station ..don’t let looks deceive you. The food is great and very large portions. Lots of locals hanging out.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank TerrieS747
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews to choose to go here on route to Monterey. When we arrived, very nearly didn't go in. Looked pretty rough from the outside....however, looks can be deceiving. Inside a nice little market and eating area. Food was excellent and cheap. Would highly...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank kevin_atkin
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Traveling from San Francisco to Monterey we stopped at this lovely place. What a great surprise, what a wonderful food. As was said before, don't judge a book by its cover.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank idok192
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

So...... some of the most authentic Mexican food around and it looks like and gas station. Go to Duartes across the street (also fabulous food) for a cocktail then over for some inexpensive Mexican Food!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank gotoborabora
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This was a pleasant suprise and thanks to the reviews here. it would be easy to dismiss this place but so glad we didn't. It is a mexican food place in a food mart but it is so fresh and tasty. Give it a chance...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Martha G
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