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Arturo's Puffy Tacos

Map & Directions 15693 Leffingwell Road
Whittier, CA 90604
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562-947-2250
  • Mexican
  • Mon-Sat 10am-9:30pm
  • cash
  • Wheelchair accessible, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • No Alcohol
  • Reservations Not Accepted
  • Parking Lot Available

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LA Weekly's Description

Sí, Whittier isn't Orange County, but Arturo's Puffy Tacos might as well be, located just two blocks from La Habra, a postgame favorite for fans of La Habra High's mighty Highlanders football squad. Get the puffy, a fresh disc of masa flash-fried until the thing puffs up to create air pockets, then bent and stuffed with meat (usually carne guisada or picadillo), lettuce and a snowstorm of shredded cheese. It's as if a taco dorado decided to evolve into a sope but quit halfway, and it combines the pleasures of the two: thick yet airy, earthy, crispy, golden, one of America's great regional treats.

 
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  • Serious Eats on 08/12/13

    Arturo's is a great destination for a taste of Tex Mex, but it lacks some of the cuisine's finer points. What you're left with are the puffy tacos, crisp and wide and fun to eat -- but not much else.

  • Pat B. on 07/16/10

    I don't think you can go wrong with anything on the menu, but make sure you at least get the signature puffy taco.

  • Hilary F. on 10/19/11

    Puffy tostadas with ground beef and beans. Yummmmmm!!!

  • Scotty B. on 02/04/11

    The original puffy taco comes with ground beef and potatoes, if you've never had one you should try it. However, the carne asada here is amazing!

  • Kris T. on 07/06/13

    So good! The ground beef is the best!

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