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El Taco Grande

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425 Center St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-3835
+1 707-431-1464
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Healdsburg, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

A weekly stop fir takeout and great before the movies. Not fancy, but a great stop when yiu're jonesing for good Mexican.

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Thank jeff m
Healdsburg, California
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176 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Not a lot of atmosphere but the meats are really good. The prices are reasonable and the folks here are friendly.

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Thank mrt1955
Chicago, Illinois
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

This past June, having found the classic Healdsburg Tuesday music in the park, I needed some food to tide me over, having been doing wine tastings all day. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality and flavor of the dinner platter of Enchiladas I was presented. The salsa and chips along with the guacamole were also excellent. All in all,... More 

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Thank Lew R
Framingham, Massachusetts
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80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

Great place for lunch tucked in a strip mall a couple blocks from the plaza. Terrific tacos al pastor and ice cold beer - what more do you need? Maybe a slab of their luscious flan. The seafood cocktails also seem popular and probably worth a return trip.

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Thank John T
Healdsburg
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

I like their garden and veggie burritos. Salsas are super good: red and green salsas. Carne asada and fish tacos are tasty. Fish is not fried the way they prepare fish tacos at El Sombrero.

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Thank Taste P
Las Vegas, Nevada
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

Super disappointed with the service. Food was okay, but definitely not worth going back. And it's a shame because we live so close to it. The server wasn't even friendly and acted like we were bothering her. She never brought us half the things we aske her for repeaatedly.

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Thank Dalia N
Healdsburg, California
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211 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

El Taco Grande is not an atmospheric gem, but the food is consistently good, and reasonably priced. We ususally do take-out, and haven't been disappointed yet.

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Thank katyscat
Austin, Texas
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83 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

Healdsburg has many semi-gourmet restaurants serving what some might call "yuppie chow," for its appeal to well-healed tourists. We wanted a casual, moderately priced but tasty meal before heading to a wedding's wine and desert reception, and El Taco Grande was just what we hoped for. The food was very good, fresh, and the waitstaff were welcoming and friendly. The... More 

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Healdsburg, CA
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347 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Two years ago, I deemed this, of all Healdsburg's Mexican restaurants, the "best in town." Now...I'm not so sure. I've not had a bad experience (my wife and I eat here 6-8 times a year), but now it's just average. I guess it's time for me to make the circuit again and re-evaluate the others to see which is the... More 

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Thank CaliforniaFellow
San Francisco, California
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100 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2014

If visiting Healdsburg I would not recommend this as a place to eat for Mexican food. Across the street is a small market with a dining area in the back tucked away behind boxes piled high... THIS is where I'd go for take out and then sit in the park. (It would help to know a little spanish before walking... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Center St, Healdsburg, CA 95448-3835
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-431-1464

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?