Two Words: Breakfast Tacos. Authentic, tasty, (sometimes giant) and Corpus Christi is all about them. When it comes to the most important meal of the day, the breakfast taco reigns king. That’s because we know there’s no better way to get a fresh start than loading up on eggs, chorizo, and of course, salsa. To help guide you through the aluminum-wrapped jungle, we've let the locals weigh in on the 10 hot spots to get breakfast tacos in Corpus Christi.

Taqueria Acapulco

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Taqueria Acapulco has delicious homemade tortillas; a big part of what makes a breakfast taco so amazing. Bet you can't just order one.

1133 Airline Rd.

Santa Rosa

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A breakfast taco haven with everything you need in Mexican cuisine. Not to mention Santa Rosa has homemade corn tortillas worth drooling over.

2722 S. Staples St.

Taqueria Almeida

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A big favorite with the locals is Taqueria Almeida! If you want an extra kick, ask for the green salsa!

2033 Airline Rd.

Taqueria Jalisco

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Taqueria Jalisco: A taco joint on the Southside with the perfect amount of Tex-Mex. Make sure to call ahead in the mornings! The line is known to get backed up into the street due to being so awesome.

2433 Cimarron Blvd.


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The breakfast tacos at Cancun? Yeah, they're served all day. (win).

4252 S. Alameda St.

Taqueria El Potro

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Taqueria El Potro is the perfect go-to spot when you're on the way to the beach.

1401 Rodd Field Rd.

Southside Barbacoa

Corpus Christi loves their barbacoa breakfast tacos, and Southside Barabacoa will have you there BEFORE the breakfast rush.

5894 Everhart Rd.

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