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Current taco situation in the area looking for a great taco

Thanks for any info.

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  1. Taqueria el amigo in Waltham...lots of threads on this

    1. I have met people in Mexico who assure me that there is no such thing as a "taco" but rather that it is a style of eating regular food that people happen to stuff into a tortilla and eat.

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      1. re: Tripeler

        That being said, eat stuff in a tortilla at Dorados in Brookline! Also too, there is no such thing as a "sandwich", it's just a style of eating regular food that people happen to stuff between bread and eat :P

        1. re: Tripeler

          Pizza as a foodstuff is also a myth: it's just a style of eating sauce and cheese and stuff on flatbread. My friends from Naples told me that.

          http://mcslimjb.blogspot.com/

          1. re: MC Slim JB

            An Israeli friend says just about anything can be rolled up in pita and called shawarma.

          2. re: Tripeler

            I am in Mexico right now and can buy tacos everywhere. Not sure about there not being tacos...

          3. Stockholders Steak House Weymouth / new item, fish tacos made with talapia and a great slaw fillign with real good sauce ,3 tacos with potatos and veg $17.95

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            1. re: Tucker23

              $18.... For tilapia tacos... In Weymouth

              Wow

              1. re: ac106

                Yah I'll be running right over ;-)

                1. re: Tucker23

                  Annnnnd we have now definitively disproven the idea that sticking anything into a corn tortilla makes it a taco...

                2. Tenoch. Medford and soon in the North End.

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                  1. re: Madrid

                    Seconded. Did not have tacos but if the torta and quesadilla I just had there is any indication, you'll be happy here.

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                      1. tenoch is my go to place for tacos though i lament their limited menu.

                        I just had dinner at Topolobombo in Chicago; I bought just simple stuff, but I thought that it was really good. Excellent ceviches, excellent tacos, and something called momello.