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The Mad Taco

2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
+1 802-496-3832
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (22 reviews)
“fish tacos” (18 reviews)
“kimchi” (11 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like Mexican food (and cilantro), this is a good place for lunch. My husband and I both had tacos --- he some kind of sausage taco, I the fish. He said he liked his, and mine was very good. The tacos themselves ---...More

Thank joancs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First trip and wow the smoker outside was like the pidepiper drawing us in. The soft shell tacos were fantastic. They even had gluten free shells.

Thank whitebeardpm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing. We are here one night while visiting Waitsfield. While it might seem the food is a bit pricey ($50 for 2 of us) it was well worth it. I would recommend The Mad Taco for Mexican food if you are in...More

Thank Msmithevv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the "menu" (long litany of things written on a chalkboard along the ceiling) is a bit confusion, and there is no place to really stand or order (chaos theory?) - but once you go up to the window and place your order - they will...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We were in a group of 3 adults and 2 children. The guacamole which we started with was good. We all had a variety tacos. They were fresh and a little bland, except for the slow burn pork which was raved about. We were satisfied,...More

Thank rojohn1014
Reviewed 14 May 2017

First visit interesting decor given the fact that just about everything is over ten bucks and you order at the counter. Luckily we could sit outside

Thank almenj
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great with perfect portions. Their margaritas are strong, and delicious. Would definitely come back again to try even more.

Thank AMANDA s
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

After a full day of Skiing at Sugarbush definitely stop by Mad Taco to refuel. Delicious Beer, tried the Lagunitas Dark Swan and if you enjoy a great sour this one is a must have. The pork belly taco was cooked to perfection with the...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a great restaurant for what it's trying to do. An enjoyable experience with good and simple food, a rustic atmosphere and a great place to hang around with ya boys. I could say how the food is just ok, but it doesn't matter,...More

Thank Lucio C
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very informal dining. Order your tacos at the window, find a table, tacos are brought out to your table. My only complaint is that the dining area was quite cold.

Thank Skicatt
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14 May 2016|
Response from Bruce S | Reviewed this property |
Best to call them. My friend just did the same for a going away party and the food was great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Village Woods, Waitsfield, VT 05673-6271
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Waitsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 802-496-3832
  • E-mail
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