29 essential San Antonio taco spots outside of Loop 410

Great taquerias are all over San Antonio's center city. Hell, it seems like there's a great one on every street corner. But…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Tacos Ricos
8025 Bandera Road, (210) 543-7244, tacosricosbandera.wixsite.com
This unassuming yet bright-yellow building houses well-filled breakfast and lunch tacos made with handmade tortillas. Crowd pleasers include the barbacoa and bean and cheese tacos, but with such an expansive menu, it’s hard to play favorites here.
Photo via Instagram / tacosricos.sa
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San Antonio's 25 highest-rated breakfast taco spots, according to Yelp

Is there anything more puro than starting your day with a delectable assortment of flour tortilla-coddled breakfast taco goodness? We think not.…

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14. Tito’s Taco House
11319 West Ave, (210) 437-2341 facebook.com/Titos-taco-house
“Great Tex mex!! We go for breakfast whenever we get the chance. Good flavors. Very attentive staff that is always smiling! Definitely recommend!” - Stephanie G. 
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Tito’s Taco House
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Everything we saw as San Antonio and Austin chefs competed in the first Taco Rumble

On Thursday night, San Antonio and Austin chefs threw down to prove which city offers the best tacos at the San Antonio…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw as San Antonio and Austin chefs competed in the first Taco Rumble
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All the tacos to devour during the inaugural San Antonio Taco Week

The first-ever San Antonio Taco Week is in full swing until October 4, celebrating the city’s favorite meal: tacos and Corona Extra.…


Nashville Hot Pork Belly Taco, Alamo Biscuit Company
9630 Huebner Rd., (512) 937-2902, alamobiscuitco.com
Smoked Nashville hot seasoned pork belly with cilantro-jalapeno salsa, cabbage slaw and queso fresco in a warm flour tortilla + a Corona Cerveza.
Photo courtesy of Alamo Biscuit Company
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30 essential San Antonio taco joints open right now

Is there anything more quintessentially San Antonio than starting your day with a taco or two? We think not. But, hey, tacos…

By Nina Rangel

Taco House
6307 San Pedro Ave, (210) 341-3136, facebook.com/tacohousesa
Another contender in the puffy taco arena, Taco House on San Pedro is known for their fresh tortillas and hearty fajitas. Call the restaurant to place your take-out or curbside order, or find them on Grubhub. 
Photo via Instagram /  
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15 Things Rio Grande Valley Transplants Living in San Antonio Will Understand

The Valley is a world of its own, as is San Antonio. So when those two worlds come together (kind of), what…

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We’re used to getting a puzzled look when we tell people we trust gas stations with our tacos.
Stripes tacos are the best, and the ladies of the Laredo Taco Company know how to roll out chingos of handmade flour tortillas in time for the early morning rush. Give the Q taco a try when you get the chance, it’s so worth it.
Photo via Instagram / la_moshimoshi
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Where San Antonians Can Find Good Tacos Outside of Loop 410

Solid taco spots are super easy to find in downtown San Antonio as well as the South and West sides of town.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Eddie’s Taco House
Multiple locations, (210) 490-5500, eddiestacohouses.com
Mexican restaurants don’t last in this city for 43 years without a reason, so you can trust that you’ll be satisfied with the tacos at Eddie’s. The tortillas are both soft and sturdy, perfectly capable of handling carne guisada and soaking up some delicious gravy. The place is cash only, so be sure to make an ATM stop on the way there.
Photo via Instagram / tacoist
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27 Hole-in-the-wall San Antonio Restaurants Where You Can Find Authentic Breakfast Tacos

Breakfast tacos are not created equal, let's get that straight. Nope, not even in the self-described taco capital of Texas. While everyone…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Maria’s Cafe
1105 Nogalitos St, (210) 227-7005
Forget Olive Garden – if you want to be treated like family, go to Maria’s Cafe. This cozy cafe may not be posh, you’ll be satisfied by everything you eat from start to finish. The salsa is just the right amount of spicy, so be sure to pour it on just like you like it to whatever breakfast tacos you choose.
Photo via Instagram / jesselizarraras
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What You Missed at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Most Puro Music Festival

Is it a music festival with tacos or a taco festival with music? Either way, we had so much fun eating all…

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What You Missed at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Most Puro Music Festival
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All the Beautiful People We Saw at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Taco-Fueled Music Festival

Y'all... we had such a blast at the first-ever Taco Fest, where San Antonio's love for every taco under the sun and…

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All the Beautiful People We Saw at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Taco-Fueled Music Festival
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20 Things San Antonians Know Better Than Anyone Else

Whether you’re a native or a transplant to the 210, you know that there are some thing you would never see anywhere…

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Teaching Mexican folklore is a parenting style
    San Antonio: where you learn about the chupacabra and Donkey Lady instead of traditional fairy tales.
    Photo via Twitter, @SelenaDiane
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16 Spots to Get Your Street Taco Fix in San Antonio

Let’s face it: San Antonio is a taco lover’s paradise. Whether it’s out of a truck conveniently located at your nearest gas…

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Casa Azul de Andrea
    1036 S. Alamo, (210) 451-9393
    What better place to eat tacos than in the casita/restaurant dedicated to Frida Kahlo?
    Photo via Instagram, lisa.22rn
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Where to Find San Antonio's 30 Most Essential Mexican Restaurants

From the best breakfast tacos, to the reliable late-night stops to the kitschy Riverwalk restaurants, there are Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants on…

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Taco Haven
    Multiple locations,  tacohaven.info
    A Southtown staple for more than 30 years, the menu has expanded to include a few Tex-American dishes such as chicken-fried steak and burgers. But the award-winning infamous tacos such as the Torres Special: refrieds, bacon and guacamole, are still the biggest draw. Be prepared for a wait on Saturdays and Sundays.
    Photo via Instagram,
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20 San Antonio Food Trucks Worth Tracking Down

Don't miss out on these San Antonio favorite food truck favorites. If you're a foodie, this is the list that we made…

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Cousins Maine Lobster
    (210) 951-8922,
    Got a hankering for some lobster? Cousin Main offers the best lobster dishes on wheels.
    Photo via Instagram
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The 30 Best Decisions You Can Make in San Antonio

San Antonio is a one-of-a-kind city with plenty of experiences and inside jokes that make living here amazing. Whether you're a born…

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Host a tamalada
    It’s one thing to spend the day (scratch, weekend) making tamales with your family, but it’s a whole other thing to take over as host. Start off small and make a few dozens tamales with your squad.
    Photo via Instagram, viedfinder
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12 Things You Should Never Say to a San Antonian

Let's face it, San Antonio, when it comes to our city, our culture, our Spurs, we're pretty freaking prideful. So as a…

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"I don’t think Yolanda did it/Free Yolanda" Possibly the one and only exceptions for death penalty opponents here.
    Courtesy photo
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Fun Moments from Tequila, Taco & Cerveza Fest

Tequila, tacos and cerveza, and the people who love them. Photos by Jaime Monzon www.jmonzon.com

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Photo by Jaime Monzon (www.jmonzon.com)
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18 Photos from Culinaria's Tacos and Talk (And Tasting)

Culinaria's Tacos and Talk (And Tasting) brought a day full of tacos, seminars, salsa bars and delicious wine samplings.05/21/2016 Photos by Elly…

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18 Photos from Culinaria's Tacos and Talk (And Tasting)
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26 San Antonio Breakfast Tacos That Are Better Than Anything You'll Find in Austin

No response think piece to #tacogate2016 here. We're too busy eating breakfast tacos around town. No, this isn't the complete list, just…

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 Teka Molino 
     Multiple locations, tekamolino.com
    Whether it’s via their taco trucks or at the restaurant, it’s always good. 
    Photo via Facebook (Teka Molino Mobile)
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