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Taco Tonto's

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123 Franklin Avenue, Kent, OH 4424
+1 330-677-0223
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Cleveland, Ohio
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86 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Went midweek about 6:30, so we were able to grab a table in this tiny restaurant. Order at one counter and wait to hear your name called for food pick up. Staff was friendly and patient with our questions. (If you hate cilantro, don't get the rice.) Enjoyed our vegetarian taco and burrito. Chips are good but quite salty. Guacamole... More 

Thank Tazbee
Cleveland, Ohio
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172 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The food is so good, that the small eating area is a challenge worth undertaking. This is a KSU hot spot and from an alumni perspective I always feel right right at home.

Thank Jayce2016
Curitiba, PR
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Fast and great services, good prices and good quality food. Best burrito and chips and queso I've ever had!

Thank lrandretta
St. Petersburg, Florida
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62 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Taco Tantos gives huge portions so don't order too much unless you want leftovers. Food was good but restaurant is small so be prepared to eat outside. The chips and salsa were yummy, I'd go back.

Thank HollyDolly99
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Horrible service, bugs in food. Never Again would I visit. Help was rude. Terrible experience . Do not go!

Thank rob F
Red Lion, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

We went to the Venice to catch a local band. The band was good. Half the beers on their menu were "out of stock right now". The Mexican food from Taco Tonto's was Luke warm. Lots of rice and lettuce, with a little bit of what appeared to be boiled chicken in the two dishes my wife and I got.... More 

Thank Rongone4
Kent, Ohio
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Taco Tonto's is home to some of the best food that you will have and some of the best people that you will meet in Kent! If you have not tried their grub, you are missing out (I recommend the Chorizo Brunch Burrito--made with local ingredients)! You can also get their food at several other local venues: Zephyr, Venice, and... More 

Thank tontlebon
Kent, Ohio
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Taco Tanto's is not really authentic Mexican food, but they try to source local ingredients and they some amazing burrito combinations.You definitely get good value for the money because the portions are more than filling. Try some of their signature hot sauces too if you want something with heat and flavor.

Thank craftbeerfan812
Marshall, Texas
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

A great competitor of chipotle and in many ways better, the chips are a bit salty but the burrito is banging! Just go easy on the chipotle mayo it's u can taste if they put to much. Very small sitting area so come hungry and EARLY you won't be disappointed with the food.

Thank Dabachelor
Ravenna, Ohio
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230 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Visited after an evening movie. They offer a variety of burritos, tacos and beers along with soft drinks. I got a 'baby burrito' for $4.50 which was filling. Their food was fresh and everyone finished their meals.

1 Thank Leslie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Franklin Avenue, Kent, OH 4424
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-677-0223

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?