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Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina

2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
+1 409-497-4279
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (15 reviews)
“queso” (11 reviews)
“sopapillas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sooooo good! Queso excellent, brisket tacos are divinely smoked and tender. Beef fajitas are superior and much better than the chicken. Overall excellent experience. Love this place

Thank tchildre
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We so happy to hear that you had a great time and we hope that you make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s one of our favorite Mexican restaurants, well worth our 45 minutes drive. Sopapillas are good if you have the room. Guacamole is good and fresh.

Thank dpbrown777
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That is great to hear! We're happy to hear that you enjoyed us and we hope that you'll make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Super clean and bright. Great service! Margaritas are fabulous. And beef fajitas, wow! Also the queso is more than just melted cheese. Tasty! Yummy spinach enchiladas. Wanted more sauce on top, though.

Thank oboelawyer
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

We're happy to hear that you had a good time with us. We hope that you'll come back and make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

It’s doesn’t get any better than this for Tex Mex. Wonderful Taco Salad (Shell was amazing) and Taco. Refried Beans - YES. 10 Margaritas too!!

Thank cv38000ft
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Wow! Thank you for the overwhelming praise! We are so happy that you had a great time, and we hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The food here was amazing! My boyfriend and I found this place via a quick Google Maps search and we were so glad we did! Service was quick and courteous, place was clean, and the drinks were stout! We both ordered the Special Combo (one...More

Thank Caitlin C
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

We're glad that you and your boyfriend had a good time. We hope that you will make another memory with us soon Caitlin!

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my parents and younger siblings. The building is in a beautiful area of Galveston, and the interior is very colorful and fun. The food was absolutely delicious and not too pricey. I'd highly recommend Taquilo's to any family that enjoys...More

1  Thank obohn73
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

That's great to hear! We hope that you will make another memory with us soon!

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We've dined inside two times in the last month both times our service was great and the food was good best charro beans we've ever had but the Flies are Relentless!! They are around your legs, face, arm, not to mention all over your food...More

1  Thank Sandra K
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you, Sandra, for dining with us. We're glad to hear you enjoy the service and food at Taquilo's. We don't want anyone to be bothered by flies while dining with us. We've got a variety of solutions that we're trying now so this will...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

A great selection of food and drinks. Homemade tortilla chips are amazing. Friendly atmosphere with outdoor seating. Family friendly and great service.

Thank Ljones4400
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again real soon!

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Not good. No one at our table could eat the food. Chicken flautas tasted like fish, shells on the shrimp, bad chips, guacamole was slimy, need I go on. Beware of you dare.

Thank Powell P
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you, Powell, for taking the time to submit a review. Please contact us as soon as possible so we can get more details like when you were in and if a manager was made aware of any issues? Karla, karla@galvestonrestaurantgroup.com

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Chose this restaurant because of TripAdvisor ratings and the experience started well but ended poorly. Place was busy but we were seated quickly and that is when things started going downhill. First our waitress was very attentive but was clearly over-assigned tables having at least...More

1  Thank Y95IJanthonya
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to submit such a detailed review. We strive for excellence in both food and service and what you have described is not at all what we have come to expect from our great staff. We appreciate the feedback and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 Post Office St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-497-4279
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