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Backyard Taco


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Fast food
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews street tacos carne asada gorditas grilled meat al pastor corn or flour tortillas potatoes charcoal grill great street nice salsa bar behind the counter lunch rush cheap eats worth the wait pico de gallo quick bite outside patio
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Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Stopped on a whim while grazing for lunch. Got tacos al pastor, pollo and carne asada on flour and corn tortillas. The al pastor with some quick pickled purple onions added was great, chicken next and carne asada a close third. Quick, authentic and dirt...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davidsO5995QP
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Whenever Im in Mesa for the winter I get there a few times best tacos just like in traditional Mexico and luv the Al Pastor Taco or Burrito. To die for Not fancy but the way I like my fast food Worth a try for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CDNWpg
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

I love it the tacos here. Like original tacos from Sinaloa. Or tijuana. Really ok prices and the best taste

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Johnsalas
Reviewed 30 December 2018

The tacos here are very tasty and their sala and veggie bar is amazing! The taco meats are seasoned very well and tastes great.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jassyp101
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is our second time at this unassuming food stand and we were not disappointed. Inexpensive, good value, tasty, authentic....what more could you want?? We were 2 people and we each had the beef and chicken tacos, with the meat cooked over a charcoal grill...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 October 2018

For some reason, I had never gone to Backyard Taco, even though it is close to the house and I love Mexican food. Over the past two months I have gone a few times. First visit I had a carne asada taco and a chicken...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BobthePhotographer
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I have loved Backyard Taco for the past four years. We have had almost everything on their menu and have never he anything that we didn’t enjoy. Their tacos are delicious and have their perfect amount of filling. Their carne asada and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jolynne V
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Always busy br excited when you can go right up to the counter. There are addicting. All if them are good and have great flavor from the mesquite grill. The crazy potato is a good dish for winter time and is nice and hardy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank npitha84
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Started in a guys backyard, it is a real treat to see someone succeed like this. The food is cooked on an open fire right behind the counter. Smells great, tastes better. Reasonably priced. My favorite is the steak quesadilla. I eat here every time...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Prices were expensive since serving sizes were tiny. The flavor left much to be desired. Left there hungry.

Date of visit: October 2017
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