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Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina

2101 Post Office, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
+1 409-497-4279
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (9 reviews)
“beef fajitas” (6 reviews)
“queso” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
LOCATION
2101 Post Office, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat outside on the sidewalk on a nice November afternoon and enjoyed some good food in the historic area of this wonderful city. Post Office Street was a buzz with activity and we took it all in along with nice conversation with our very...More

Thank TrueTexasTraveler
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit with us and got to experience some of our Postoffice Street ambiance. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

As far as the food goes, it's good. The service is absolutely excellent. Because of the parking challenges, we won't go out of our way to go back, but we may eat there again if we're in the area.More

Thank Scott T
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Scott, for the great review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Next time, we have a lot about a 1/2 block away on 20th & Church Street for our guests. We'd love to have you back and would hate for parking...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

If your a fan of Beef Fajita, then Taquilos is your place. There aren't many restaurants that can compete with Pappasitos. This place can and the meat is a very nice cut of beef. The flautas are Huge and pretty good. Bartenders are experienced and...More

Thank wfobro
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the excellent review! We are thrilled to hear you love our beef fajitas and that our bartenders take good care of you. We love our locals and look forward to seeing you again next time!

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

There's plenty of choice for food. Good and tasty food. Staff was nice and helpful. I ate the most cheesy quesadilla.

Thank Daisyt0
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much, Daisy, for the excellent review! We're so glad you you joined us and enjoyed one of our wonderful quesadillas. We hope you'll come see us again soon!

Reviewed 3 November 2017

My friend & I were in Galveston for the day & I was going to take her to the place next to this place for seafood lunch. But we paused to look at Taquilo's menu & decided to give it a try as they had...More

Thank CarolDEnnis
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Carol, for the excellent review and details of your visit. We're so glad you stopped in and enjoyed lunch with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 24 October 2017

I visited on a Monday afternoon for lunch. The weather was beautiful, so I wanted to sit outside. I stood at the "podium" and waited for someone to greet me. And I stood, and I stood. I saw several servers inside notice me, so I...More

2  Thank Deena S
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you so much, Deena, for this great review and for sharing the details of your visit. So glad you enjoyed your lunch with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This place was just okay. We got a new waiter I think and he may have been overwhelmed with 7 people and other tables. Many items came out wrong and some appetizers never came at all. Portions are hardy so probably good to share unless...More

1  Thank pooka324
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for bringing the details of your visit to our attention. I think we may have been in contact with another person in your party. We appreciate our diners' input so we can continually improve the dining experience and we hope that you'll come...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The food is outstanding and well seasoned, a great balance of flavors. The service was friendly, fast and informative. They take care of their customers.

Thank Vickie A
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you so much, Vickie, for the excellent rating! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope you'll come see us again soon.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went in to Taquilo's on a double date and ordered the Family Fajitas. It was SO much food! We all ate at the table, and had left overs for each couple to take home! Happy Hour Margaritas were a great addition to a yummy,...More

Thank Angie P
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you so much Angie, for the great review. We're so glad you and your group enjoyed an evening of fajitas and margaritas with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Visited this place last night with 2 kids. We don't eat Mexican a lot so needed a bit of help ordering. Our waiter was super helpful and friendly and got the food made to suit us. Food was amazing and the frozen mango margarita was...More

Thank Charlotte H
KarlaGRG, Public Relations Manager at Taquilo's Tex-Mex Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you so much, Charlotte, for this excellent review! We're so glad you and your family enjoyed your visit with us and your server could help with ordering just want you needed. We hope you'll come back and see us again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-497-4279
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