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2929 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3515
+1 804-353-8226
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11:00 - 02:00
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I promised myself I wouldn't eat at the same place more than once on our recent trip because I wanted to try everything from everywhere in Richmond. Well, that didn't go down as planned - we ended up visiting DLB 3 times in 6 days!!!! Very reasonably priced, so so SO delicious and quick too! This places caters for all... More 

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Thank TreKK1304
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Don't Miss Don't Look Back! A favorite watering hole and small venue with lots of personality and character. Food is awesome and wait staff always informative, helpful and happy!

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Thank MoratticoSunsets
Elliston, Virginia
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I was looking for something to eat and both the bookstore and Planet 9 recommended don't Look Back tacos. I am so glad they did. It is a small place with small tables. I choose to sit at the bar. The service was fast and efficient. I had a glass of water right after sitting down and had placed my... More 

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Thank sturat911
Williamsburg, Virginia
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131 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

A small restaurant but nice atmosphere with a sitting nook, couch and TV toward the rear. When the server found out it was my first time, she emphasized homemade tortillas, their large tequila selection as well as large portions. I got the nachos which were deliciously authentic Mexican and, indeed, a large portion. I plan to go back for dinner... More 

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Thank treble3
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This undercover laid back awesome spot where the tacos are everything.the price along with great food and drinks makes me keep going back you have too try the amazing key lime pie it won't disappoint you.and order a to go bag.

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Thank sylvià b
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

I'm not going to go to in depth here but, get a beer sure. Buy there food? NO no no no no noooooo. Way overpriced for crap literally taco bell tastes better then this worthless crap they make. So if you want to pay five dollars for one pile of dog crap.. oh sorry taco then go for it but... More 

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Thank Michael D
nc
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

You choose your filling, you choose your style, you choose your tortilla type. Truly a customized taco experience! And if you like tequila, be sure to try any of their infused tequilas to go with your tacos. Good chips and salsa and guacamole too.

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Thank lysafulb
Ashburn, Virginia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Great Tacos and best mixture of spices! Love the Salsa and Great Guacamole also. The Fresh Lime on the tacos really adds a great touch and taste! Cozy atctive and fun atmosphere!

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Thank rvaexpatgma
Fairfax, Virginia
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

We had lunch there at a super busy holiday afternoon. Only one server for the whole place. He was as efficient as he could be. We weren't in a hurry and had heard the food was great. Food *was* great and well priced. We loved the chips, salsa, and guacamole . We liked carnitas and chicken tacos. Two is plenty... More 

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Thank bless456789
Richmond, Virginia
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Local fan restaurant with decent food, but very loud music and louder conversation. Friendly attentive staff. Food was OK, but not worth a trip back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3515
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-353-8226

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