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Taqueria Los Gordos

7488 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3820
+1 831-688-0911
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mexican food” (3 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
7488 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3820
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been going here since I recently moved to Aptos. The food is tasty and well priced. Service is quick. Just a nice place to get a takeaway burrito etc

Thank fruitdoctor
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Every once in a while I crave a local burrito-simple cheap, fast etc. -- been going here for over a decade(desperate?!) -- this is a very average burrito joint with expensive prices($8+). Every time I visit i think it'll be better. Not so- they are...More

Thank soifdawg
Reviewed 30 April 2017

As long as you get what you pay for, it is all good. This is not gourmet food, but when we have hungry labor workers and we have to finish a job, this is our go to place, licated just down the street.

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 30 December 2016

In a strip mall on a busy street. Great. Simple. Typical taqueria atmosphere. No fuss; plain tables. Outstanding food.

Thank nurealam
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Inexpensive & good.Great for take out or dine in. Dining area lacks but the inexpensive food & tasty offerings make this a good place for regular quick visits.

Thank Kenneth K
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Limited food choices in Aptos CA - pit stop while travelling from Palo Alto to Monterey Shrimp fajitas were truely AMAZING !!! All other meals were great also - this place is a true gem, the staff are nice too

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I'm a fan of the vegetarian burrito. Too big for me to finish in one sitting, though. Parking can be tough at lunchtime, Mondays are usually the easiest, as another popular restaurant is closed Mondays.

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This place always meets the craving for a burrito of plate of fajitas. They have a kids menu which is great! And everything I have eaten (over many years) has been good. Not fancy but exactly the spot to go when you want a tacqueria...More

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I used to work in Aptos and took the bus the days I worked. If all my connections were on time, I'd stop at Taqueria Los Gordos for breakfast. I am very picky about Mexican food, and they are great! I would get the taco...More

Thank candelariasj
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

So we've been to Aptos St BBQ and Manuels many times but hands down if you want flavorful pork this is the place. May I recommend it in a torta. It was so tasty and reasonable at $8 we got it twice in a row....More

Thank mb2005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7488 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3820
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-688-0911
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