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Taqueria Mixteca

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1609 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45403-1822
+1 937-258-2654
10:00 - 21:00
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Dayton, Ohio
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As good as everyone says. Excellent!! Family run, great service. My burrito had a unique flavor and seemed more traditional.

Thank jeff j
Dayton, OH
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88 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not my first visit, but it's been a few years (post retirement) since my last visit. While this one time "Burger Chef" building looks in need of a lot of TLC both inside and out, the food and service are first rate. Today I had the eggs and chorizo lunch special with flour tortillas,delicious and more than I could eat... More 

Thank FlyingHistory
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quality exceeded the price. The restaurant looks to be and old 70's or 80's era fast food location. The food was excellent. Service was acceptable.

Thank Ben A
Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service..Great lunch ... will get you in and out really quickly. Lots of food for the price.. Location is good for downtown business area. Wide variety.

Thank Leatha1013
Kettering, Ohio
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333 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate here and had the lunch special of Tamale and Quesadilla with rice and bean. It costed 7.00. After tax and tip, 8.51. The tamale and quesadilla were very small. The side dishes were like an ice cream scoop of rice and bean. It wasnt filling and satifying. I looked at other people and they had lots of rice... More 

Thank waterdance
Villa Park
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Small, casual restaurant with excellent food. I had 1 fish taco and 1 gordita; others had the garlic shrimp and the enchilada platter. All were fantastic. The table behind us was drinking wine. The waiter said bringing your own is OK (they do not sell beer or wine). They are only open until 9pm on Saturdays. I was surprised at... More 

Thank Likestogoaway
Hemet, California
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379 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Lots of people average prices but was not impressed with the food. Costs were more than some nice mom and pop mexican restaurants in Southern California. We had the standard chips and ordered guacamole which was very good and freshly made for us. I had the chile relleno with rice and beans. It did not come with the red or... More 

Thank James S
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and decent prices. Tacos were a little dry. Interesting part of town but the place was packed so it's obviously a popular spot for lunch. It would have been nicer to have more flavor in the tacos.

Thank Chad S
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for authentic, this is it. Ceviche was fabulous. Classic tacos are classic and meaty. I was looking forward to pazole, but they only make it on the weekends. :-(

Thank Jodi C
Columbus, Ohio
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25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This restaurant is in what looks like a former Burger Chef Restaurant but the food is what counts here! If you want a fancy environment for an evening date then you do need to go somewhere else but if you want awesome Mexican food unlike any other Mexican food you've ever had then you need to visit Taqueria Mixteca. I... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1609 E 3rd St, Dayton, OH 45403-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 937-258-2654

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