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#1,198 of 2,453 Restaurants in Orlando
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
FEATURES
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 26 March 2020

When you walk into Taqueria Ameca you are not greeted with a "Welcome". There are NOT any signs that tell a visitor walk up here and place your order. Nor is there a sign that says "sit where you like" or even "wait to be...seated" So if you are new to this Ameca location walk up to the counter and start your conversation - because you will be waiting forever other wise.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 8 September 2019 via mobile

I had been looking to find a place that served authentic tacos. After consulting with Google, I decided to go here. The best decision! Oh my goodness, the food was great (two sisters had tacos, one had carne asada and I had tostadas de camarón)....Everything was perfect. Will definitely go again.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Real Deal Mexican Taqueria! House Made Salsa bar with all the extras to make your tacos the way you like them!

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Food you should be eating here: Caldo pollo, caldo res, tacos de barbacoa, asada y pollo. Their food is very affordable and delicious. The guys behind the counter are polite and friendly.

Date of visit: February 2017
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

These are some of the best tacos you will ever have :-) authentic Mexican tacos made on super fresh soft corn tortillas and a condiment bar where you can dress each taco the way you'd like

Date of visit: January 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent Tacos! Friendly Staff! We all ordered different tacos and shared. The food was fresh and tasty.

Date of visit: January 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Ameca's staff is very welcoming and happy to explain the options. You order at the counter and grab a seat. The tacos are made with freshly made delicious corn tortillas (a real treat) and there are several pork, beef and chicken options to choose from....There is a self service bar for the salsas and condiments. Most of the salsas are quite peppery so if you don't like it hot, stick to the salsa verde which is mild but also very tasty. Enchiladas, burritos, pozole, flautas and tostadas were also on the menu. If you are looking for tasty authentic Mexican fare which is super economical, this is the spot!More

Date of visit: August 2016
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

This hole in the wall spot is great for authentic Mexican tacos on delicious hand made corn tortillas. Yes, they are small, but at only $1.50 each you can afford to try many kinds! Love the fresh bar with toppings, cut limes, and different types...of salsas, You will see 99% Mexicans eating here, so you know it's good food. It can get kind of loud and boistrous with the jukebox and all the kids running around, but like I said, an authentic experience so just go with the flow.More

Date of visit: May 2016
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

What can I say except this was like eating from a food cart south of the border. You tell them what meat, they give you the taco (meat on a corn tortilla), and you soup it up yourself. The sauces were great, they have three...and I tried each of them, all were very good and the habenero was excellent. For those of you who know REAL tacos, you can get them here for $1.25 each, about a quarter less than moat places and much, much better than the fake Mexican restaraunts. They have other things too, burritos, etc, but I couldn't bring myself to order anything but the tacos, it had been so long since I had eaten excellent onea. Not a fancy place, the ambience isn't fake Mexican... It is like you are in a small place in Mexico or Southern Cali, having a snack or a meal. Topnotch!More

Date of visit: June 2016
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Reviewed 14 March 2016

We were looking for a reasonably-priced restaurant while we were staying in Orlando and this place popped up on Google. We took a chance and drove out here. We were the only gringos in the place and nobody spoke English but us. But...it was amazing...food for a super great price and the staff is friendly. They do have a list of their offerings with the English translation beside some of the stuff so you can get by. I recommend this place.More

Date of visit: February 2016
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Taqueria Ameca is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5