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El Grito

Merchant's Arch | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 558 4717
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (24 reviews)
“burrito” (15 reviews)
“torte” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Merchant's Arch | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even though it is a small place, the food is very tasty and the service is great! Best option to eat after 10pm.

Thank MarceloAlbuquerque
Reviewed 2 days ago

Authentic Mexican taqueria in Dublin! It a very small place in merchants arch, but well worth a visit, the Al Pastor with hot sauce is amazing! Highly recommended.

Thank CFLanesra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here almost every day during my visit to Dublin and ordered the same thing every time: tacos with all meats, guacamole, and horchata. Delicious! Very filling and reasonable price for this very popular overpriced touristy part of town. Great that they have late...More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended by friends and said to me the tacos are the best in Dublin. But try Burrito instead got a burrito with burnt cheese loads of rice and 4 tiny pieces pork. I will stay with my regular burrito place.

1  Thank Parish M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the best Tacos in town! tiny small kiosk with a couple seats for the lucky few. We alway have take out when we eat here. we love it and if you crave some Mexican food go and try it out!

Thank Wabma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lived in Europe for 3 years and have yet to have good authentic Mexican foo. The reviews are legit. Go eat there it’s worth it

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go for the pork. Have tacos (they are soft) if you are concerned about your appearance after eating. It is a minor miracle that no Burrito landed on me as I wrestled it into my mouth. Most people used the cutlery readily available. This is...More

Thank FiachraOC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place couldn't be named better everything about it is gritty the archway it's in , the spit on the floor place you order from it's all el grito, the tacos though! Come on are you serious how they make them that good, last time...More

1  Thank Lordlevins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very basic but unique. Definitely very close to true Mexican food. The cost is of high value for the area.

Thank Chrisr0ss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down this was the best tacos I’ve ever had and that’s saying a lot because I live in Southern California. This is authentic Mexican food and you will not be disappointed. If you are even thinking about going, stop thinking and just go.

Thank tuesdaygs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merchant's Arch | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 558 4717
  • E-mail
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