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Taco's El Tequila

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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1751 NE Pine Island Rd, Cape Coral, FL 33909-1760
+1 239-242-8715
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Cascade, Idaho
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was a little leery of this small place in a grocery store strip mall. There were three different salsas - one was quite zip, but the chips were a little chewy - definitely not crunchy. Adequate service. My meal was ok. However, there was a strange smell - not sure if it was a cleaning product, or not. Definitely... More 

Thank jonneh126
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

For selection, price and quality, you can't beat this little place in the Cape! For starters, (pun intended) the chips are homemade and the salsa choices have a heat option for everyone. I had one fish, one tongue, one steak and one barbacoa taco. (What a pig of a woman I am. I know!) The barbacoa (steamed meat) hit it... More 

Thank Lovetotravelround
Cape Coral, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Food is truly "Authentic Mexican". The Staff is wonderful. So if you your looking for great Mexican food this is definitely your place.

Thank Tricia813
Cape Coral, Florida
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

If you are on the North Cape and want some Mexican this is your place. Very clean taste and some really good guacamole... Been there 3 times in the last 2 months. Only 1 time had a small issue and that was very underdone rice. Other than that it has been worth the trip... You won't leave hungry.....

Thank AF_Lucky1
SW Florida
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

CressChez clan stopped into Tacos El Tequilla for lunch today....YUM! Fun find on Pine Island & Pondella next to Publix. We both had a cold Modelo beer while munching on fresh chips and 3 different types of salsa; chunky medium strength, red spicy and green spicy. Terry opted the Mexican style tacos; 1 chicken, 1 pork and 1 steak. All... More 

Thank sexynatalie0706
Cape Coral
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Fresh vegetables, perfectly cooked meats and seafood, friendly family atmosphere. Excellent prices. We love this place. Great for families too !

Thank Lois813
Cape Coral, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

First time eating here. Chimichanga made up most of the plate. Tender, flavorful chicken with sides of fresh tomatoes, onion, lettuce and rice! Topped with sour cream. Yummy! :) Great prices and clean environment. Festive music playing. Had to get a to go box. Lots of food :)

Thank amympo
Cape Coral, Florida
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82 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Four of us had four different meals for lunch. More food than expected on all plates. I had chicken with mole sauce. The sauces and dips are milder than you would expect in a mexicanrestaurant. Perhaps to fit the tastes of elderly clientele. I would have preferred thinner chips but for the price (free), they were great.

Thank Sruediger
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Bring your appetite! This restaurant serves a huge array of authentic Mexican food and the servings are large enough that you could share or take some home. The food is excellent, very fresh, terrific price. The atmosphere is casual, you can take your time relaxing in their genuine, large Equipale chairs and you don't feel rushed at all. If you... More 

Thank 300nancid
Fort Myers, Florida
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66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for some fresh flavorful Mexican that is fast and cheap this is your place. The service is excellent, cute decor. Very clean and the food is very good. Love their Mexican tacos w onion and cilantro. Their beans are so creamy and wonderful. Perfect place for lunch or dinner on the go. Good for families.

Thank Peony68

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1751 NE Pine Island Rd, Cape Coral, FL 33909-1760
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-242-8715

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