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El Carboncito and Street Food

Calle Honduras 129, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“street tacos” (15 reviews)
“tacos al pastor” (12 reviews)
“pineapple” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Fast food
Calle Honduras 129, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Only open late, this place is really good. Just as good as Panchos Takos, but on the other side of downtown. Just a block from the beach and 100% worth a visit. Authentic and wonderful.

Thank TourVallarta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have a taco addiction. I spent the last 8 days eating tacos in PV and Sayulita. I have had tacos all over the USA and the Baja Sur. This place has the best I have ever had. Cheap and tasty. Wait till about 7pm...More

Thank RenoNVUS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must stop for tacos Al Pastor. One of the best taco stands in Puerto Vallarta. If you need an adult beverage with your tacos, Captain Dons is right across the street.

1  Thank George L
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Our first eating excursion in PV, this was absolutely delicious and had very friendly staff to help us jetlagged kiwis get some dinner..we had tacos de pastor ( rotisserie pork succulent deliciousness) and asada.. both were excellent, we scoffed these and promptly ordered more- much...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Walking by one night and my husband and I decided to give it a try because we love eating tacos. Well they were just okay. Service was good and tacos good but nothing that made us come back.

Thank espejo25
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Sometimes you want to experience the local menu. Carboncito is the real deal. Nothing fancy nor is there a pretense. This is real Mexican food and atmosphere. Best taco pastor in Vallarta. Prices are unbelievable inexpensive. You can eat at tables on the street or...More

1  Thank lexus95
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Wish we had gone here on our first night, not our last. They definitely have the best tacos and cheapest prices. Get there early, they are popular but definitely worth the wait.

Thank fnqfamily
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great street tacos, great prices and fun sitting in the lawn chairs eating them. They open at 7 pm and close sometime in the early morning.

Thank plstrobel
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Seriously the most delicious tacos el pastor you will ever experience in your entire life. They only open in the afternoon, are cash only and speak basic English. I come here on every Pto Vallarta visit and I wish I could pack my suitcase full...More

1  Thank amberquayle
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

By far the best tacos I had in a long time. WOW WOW WOW. Ate there 4 times this week because I can't get enough of them. Delicious. Clean place with quality street tacos. ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️🙏❤️❤️🙏

1  Thank Miamirican75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Honduras 129, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
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