Taleo Mexican Grill

3309 Michelson Dr
Irvine, CA 92612
Taleo Mexican Grill - Homestead Business Directory

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Made-from-scratch Mexican food, upscale ambience and killer margaritas keep locals coming back for more.
Taleo Mexican Fusion Restaurant is a concept unlike any other eatery in Orange County. With its traditional Mexican cooking foundation combined with new modern California Cooking. TMF (Taleo Mexican Fusion) has set the standard of fusion cuisine in OC. The inviting menu offers a selection of Mexican Riviera and Asian influences. The customer has a number of choices from dining on lighter food or going bold and enjoying the comfort food selections. Variety is paramount and TMF is proud to offer more than the usual Mexican cuisine. Dining at TMF on a weekly or daily basis can be a unique experience each time with a variety of infused menu selections!
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Top Sentiments among Taleo Mexican Grill Reviewers

Love carnitas Tasty chips and salsa Creamy baked flan Great everything taste Delicious guacamole Good lime rice Amazing Caesar salad Extensive wine list Best darn flan Good margaritas

Customer Reviews (28 reviews)

Miles H.

on Judys Book Jul 22, 2010
First off, the tortilla chips are made to order and paired with fresh salsa and guacamole. Again, the freshness shines through, even this early in the meal with just a basket of slightly oily, warm salty tortilla... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 27, 2009
Not the usual Mexican food laden with heavy cheese on everything. Great enchilladas with red mole and warm rice salad. And, the best burger in town too! (more)


on Citysearch Jun 20, 2009
Taleo has a unique spin on Mexican food? the food feels really clean and bright. Sometimes, when you go for Mexican food (at least the Americanized version) it can feel really heavy, stick to your bones, etc. Not at all... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 10, 2009
We frequent this very authentic and clean eatery. It combines the tastes of the south with a twist of passion and excitement. You can't miss and you will be back. We love the carnitas and the chocolate cake for dessert.... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Feb 01, 2009
We have been to this restaurant a couple of times and really enjoy the food. It is different from most chains who serve boring, bland dishes. Taleo has a variety of innovative choices on their menu in addition to the... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 01, 2009
Taleo is my favorite place to eat (and drink)! Friendly waiters and bartenders, awesome food, great margaritas, and a fantastic wine list! There are so many GREAT dishes to choose from! The halibut with the... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 16, 2008
Mexican food is not about $20-$30 plates of Carne Asada, and expensive ambiance. It is about affordable food that tastes great in any setting. A large majority of the great mexican food places are non-descript... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Aug 15, 2008
When I visited my sister in California, she couldn't wait to take me to Taleo. We had a wonderful meal! Food was fresh and well seasoned. Plenty of things for people (like me) who like it hot! Wish we had this in Ohio.... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 10, 2008
i'm Mexican and I know authentic Mexican food and how much it costs to make it. the food was good but way over priced for the small portions they serve. this is an average restaurant but i guess if you don't have time... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 07, 2008
My wife and I love Taleo for upscale mexican. And when we don't feel like leaving home we can even order delivery from LiveOnTheGo. Highly recommend! (more)
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