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Trippy Taco

234 Gertrude St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9415 7711
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“taco” (14 reviews)
“tofu” (16 reviews)
“nachos” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
234 Gertrude St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem of a place! This is the second time I've eaten here and wow, how good is the food. Absolutely delicious! I had the tofu asada burger which has chargrilled tofu which is just bliss. I would recommend this place for the relaxed...More

Thank A-In-Sydney-Oz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little cutie in Gertrude street Fitzroy is a great destination in and of itself! I was solo and enjoyed the buzz and noise of a early Friday meal. People were coming and going and ordering and eating. The servings were large and tasty and...More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I don't know if we went on an "off day" but for a reputable vego/vegan mexican joint.. this place was average. Sad to say but I have eaten better tasting burrito's from Zambrero's.

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I'm not vegetarian, so I wasn't sure about Trippy Taco to start with. But WOW! Wasn't I pleasantly surprised? Hefty serving sizes packed with flavour and your desired level of spice. It went down a treat with some of the south american beers on offer...More

Thank ItsMrAndMrsMills
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The nachos and burritos our family group ordered went down an absolute treat. Beautiful flavoured food and so well priced. Certainly recommended !

Thank Contented373
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Great food. Fun atmosphere. Varied menu. Wide drink selection, including sangria and cocktails. Friendly staff. Trendy location close to the city.

Thank Helena M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great tacos, burritos, ambiance. Tend to come here when in Melbourne - the vegetarian and vegan options are really great!

Thank smallSus
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Loved it, tasted fantastic and even better as nearly everything is gluten free! And doesn't burn a hole in your wallet!

Thank scarlettemilyking
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We love coming here, the ingredients all taste fresh and everything is always made well, service is friendly and fast and very reasonably priced

Thank vampslayer01
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I've been coming here for years and love it all! Especially the taquitos, huervos ranchos, nachos, tacos, fries and the trippy corn! friendly service and great atmosphere! It's fun sitting outside as they are next to that record shop northside that always play funky music...More

Thank Lee_Sweet88
trippytaco, Manager at Trippy Taco, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks for the great review Lee_Sweet88! We hope you continue to love your adventures to Trippy Taco. The tunes at Northside are always funkalicious!

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 Gertrude St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9415 7711
Trippy Taco is a "cheap and cheerful" cantina serving Mexican-style vegetarian and vegan food. Established in 2001, Trippy Taco's offering is still unique and it has become a Northside institution and a go-to destination for vegetarians and vegans from Melbourne and abroad. Most of Trippy's menu can also be made gluten free. Trippy Taco is fully licensed serving beer , wine and cocktails from the bar as well as a colourful range of soft drinks.
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