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Gringo's Taqueria

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Latin
612 Norfolk Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4468
+1 757-961-2987
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“shrimp tacos” (13 reviews)
“pork” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
€€ - €€€
612 Norfolk Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4468
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

A small restaurant close to the Ocean Front, tucked away in a small strip on Norfolk Avenue. And it is excellent. The interior is very down to earth and cosy, packed with customers for a good reason. Start with one of the super tasty and...More

Thank Lothar56
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Small but mighty!! I have always enjoyed the food at Gringo's - it is not a large restaurant, so either go at an odd time - or be prepared to wait - but the wait is worth it!

Thank Rita23890
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Excellent, fresh and flavorful food and delicious margaritas! Local favorite, great service. Small but so worth the visit!

Thank _renateshields
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Fresh ingredients. Delicious flavor from the salsa with chips to the tacos to the enchiladas. You can't go wrong. Add a Baja Margarita and this place can't be beat. My go to for tacos.

Thank froggin
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This was recommended by our AirBnB host and he was so right! The shrimp tacos were wonderful! My husband had chicken salsa verde enchiladas, and he was very happy. My daughter had the veggie burrito, and it was huge! We all thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant...More

Thank woldsb
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years! Never let's me down! This is my favorite restaurant. Some of my favorite includes fish tacos, shrimp & pineapple quesadilla and also the mushroom bowl! This place has come so far with its expansion. It's definitely a local...More

Thank kristin3ann
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I'm from Texas and Mexican food is comfort food. Before I went to Gringo's I was convinced there was nowhere in VB that served even remotely decent Mexican. Look past the strange location and order two to three tacos per person. It's a bit pricey...More

Thank GravityFails1
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Come for the fresh fish or shrimp tacos, fantastic guacamole, stay for the friendly staff and good drinks. Gringo's is a locals favorite. It's a small restaurant near the VB oceanfront. Not fancy, just great food. It gets busy at night, so expect a wait.

Thank perworth
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Love this small place for fabulous tacos and a no frills environment. I've had the shrimp, steak and chicken tacos. all wonderful. Love the salsas. Great value for your money too. quick service. expect a wait during peak times (but its always a good time...More

Thank Pam I
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Both the shrimp taco and the fried fish taco were amazing, some of the best tacos we had on our road trip to find the best tacos in VA! The house margarita was also amazing (included lemon, lime, and orange - very delicious). I also...More

Thank Carrie F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 Norfolk Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4468
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-961-2987
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