Tacos El Gordo Review: The Best Taco on The Strip

Tacos El Gordo Las Vegas

If you’re looking for killer Mexican food and tacos in Las Vegas, Tacos El Gordo is the place to go. Tacos El Gordo has been serving up authentic Mexican fare since 1998 when they opened in San Diego, California. In 2010 Tacos El Gordo relocated to Las Vegas from San Diego with its roster of Tijuana tacos.

Tacos El Gordo made our lists of Best Mexican Food In Las Vegas and Best Tacos In Las Vegas.

Tacos El Gordo Rating

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We Like
  • Best tacos on The Strip
  • Outdoor seating
  • Free parking
We Don’t Like
  • Inconvenient locations
  • Long lines

Tacos El Gordo Guide

Tacos El Gordo is well known for its Tijuana Tacos, which are served with your choice of meat, along with a corn tortilla, tomatoes, cheese, or lettuce.

Tacos El Gordo has four locations in Las Vegas with the most popular location for tourists on the north end of The Strip by Resorts World as well as Wynn and Encore.

How much does Tacos El Gordo cost? A plate of tacos and a drink will cost you between $10 and $20 per person.

Where is Tacos El Gordo? There are four locations, but the most popular tourist location is across the street from Resorts World, just a short walk from Wynn and Encore at 3041 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109.

Tacos El Gordo hours: Open every day for lunch, dinner, and late-night tacos.

Tacos El Gordo parking info: A parking lot with free parking.