Taqueria La Vaquita

Row 1

Details
2700 Chapel Hill Rd (at Pickett Rd)
Durham, NC 27707
(919) 402-0209
Tacos
$ $
Hours
Mon–Sun: 10:00 AM–9:30 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Eat at the picnic tables.
  • The best carnitas in Durham come from a walk-up with a cow on the roof.
  • The very best Mexican food in the area. But it's limited outdoor-only (picnic benches) seating.
  • Food may be great, but it's uncomfortable and expensive... Lots of other places in the area.
  • Don't forget to download dj mi to upload photos here :)
  • Top choice!
  • Veggie tacos + rice and beans were yummy!
  • Best tacos in Durham, by far!
  • The best authentic Mexican around. Order a random plate every time... Never been disappointed with my order.
  • Excellent authentic tacos, get three with rice and beans. Avoid the gordita, it is average.
  • Awesome, authentic tacos with a casual "food truck " atmosphere. The only thing "uncomfortable" about this place could be the a - hole snob tweeting at the table beside you. (Not common)
  • Taquitos dorados. Lengua. Mole.
  • Delicious horchata, great tacos. Try the beef tongue!
  • This place is a gem... I will def be back .
  • Try the beef tongue!!
  • Mole sauce - amazing
  • The barbacoa was highlighted in Gourmet Magazine!
  • La Vaquita, along with other Hispanic businesses and restaurants, has struggled since Hispanics began leaving Durham in droves last year.
  • La Vaquita, along with other Hispanic businesses and restaurants on Hillsborough Road, has struggled since Hispanics began leaving Durham in droves last year.
  • The hand made corn tortillas are awesome. Make sure to get the beans and rice with your meal!