South Philly Barbacoa
No-frills venue for slow-cooked tacos
Mexican · Passyunk Square · $
Fans say some of the "best lamb tacos in the country" can be found at this modest South Philly spot, where "friendly" husband-and-wife team Ben Miller and Cristina Martinez serve up "fantastic, soulful" Mexican cooking starring their signature "melt-in-your-mouth" slow-cooked lamb and "divine" consommé; nevermind that it's "small" and only open Friday–Sunday – the "simple and delicious" eats make it a "must-visit.
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hours Open Today · 5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Tuesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
location 1149 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147, USA phone (215) 694-3797 website southphillybarbacoa.com directions Get Directions
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