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Ernesto's Mexican Taco Shop

8845 SW 107th Ave.
Miami, FL 33176


  • Sunday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday 10 a.m to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to midnight.
  • $
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
  • No Alcohol
  • Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Smoking, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Ernesto's Taco Shop is an authentic, locally owned Mexican fast-food joint with a menu filled with rare dishes such as tortas (Mexican sandwiches), menudo (cow stomach lining, available Saturday and Sunday), and tacos de lengua (beef tongue). Your favorite meals from late-night Taco Bell runs are here too, just much better: burritos, enchiladas, and chimichangas made fresh. One of the most popular combination plates is the "three amigos" — three tacos. No two homemade taco shells are the same, and they are substantial and crisp. Try a taco al pastor, meaning "shepherd-style," a marinated meat slowly cooked on a vertical rotisserie. The horchata — a sweet drink of rice, coconut, milk, and cinnamon — is excellent. For those who prefer a beer with fried food, try a Negra Modelo or a Pac­ífico. Don't let the strip-mall setting fool you: This is a perfect local dive.

Read our full review of Ernesto's Taco Shop.

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