El Taco

$ • Mexican

306 Victoria St, Nelson
(250) 352-2060


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for El Taco

Cute cozy ambiance, though it’s really stuffy on a hot day. Patio space was nice, but the tables were sticky even after a good wipe down. Staff was friendly. Came here on a Tuesday evening.Had the Veggie Taco ($4) and Margarita ($8.5) with tamarind tequila and watermelon slush.Margarita was good and refreshing. Would want this on a hot day. Except for the sticky syrup rim they put around the cup. It slowly dripped down the sides from the heat, making it impossible to hold without...read full review

We loved this place last year. And of course, we came back this year to eat some awesome tacos, but what a disappointment! Fish taco is tasteless with small soggy code inside. Other tacos were just ok, nothing great. I agree with some the below reviews that guacamole is now just a green blend without avocado taste. We won’t be back again till I see the owner taking action to bring food quality back.

The food was fine, but absolutely awful customer service experience. This happened a few years ago, in the Before Times, but I figure the owner is likely the same. Here's the full story, you be the judge.I was in town for a few days and planning to have a small party. I don't live in the area and I'm not white, so I don't look like a typical Nelson local either, but I have extended family in the area. So I went in and placed a large take out order, about 20 burritos to go, to...read full review

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Monday 11AM - 8PM
Tuesday 11AM - 8PM
Wednesday 11AM - 8PM
Thursday 11AM - 8PM
Friday 11AM - 8PM
Saturday 11AM - 8PM
Sunday 12 - 7PM

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