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Taquerias El Mexicano

521 SW Eighth St.
Miami, FL 33130
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  • Mon - Thu: 9:00 am - 11:00 pm Fri - Sun: 9:00 am - 12:00 am
  • $
  • Wheelchair accessible, Banquet Facilities, Kid Friendly, Takeout
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Metered Parking
  • Reservations Not Necessary
From its red- and green-striped exterior to the colorful rooster sculpture that stands outside the door, Taquerias El Mexicano has the feel of a Mexican tienda. Pinatas hang from the ceiling, and rows of Mexican spices for sale grace the wall behind the counter. Service is a little slow at times. If you visit during lunch, you'll likely spend a full hour here. All meals start with sometimes-greasy chips and salsa. The carne asada, cochinita pibil, or al pastor tacos are tasty choices. If you just can't choose one menu item, order a combo such as the taco, tostada, and enchilada.

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