LOCATIONS

Güero's Taco Bar

1412 S. Congress
Austin, 78704
512/447-7688
Hours: Mon.-Wed., 11am-10pm; Thu.-Fri., 11am-11pm; Sat., 8am-11pm; Sun., 8am-10pm
Located in the old Austin Seed & Feed building, Güero's has moved into the top tier of Austin institutions without compromising the food. Have your breakfast in the oak garden.

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  • 2001: Readers Tex-Mex
  • 2000: Critics Place to Take Kids
  • 1998: Readers Favorites
  • 1998: Readers Taco
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