Zombie Taco in Austin – Restaurant Review

There are an overwhelming amount of taco spots in Austin, but this review will give you an in-depth look at Zombie Taco and if it’s worth a visit for you.

About Zombie Taco

Zombie Taco in Austin is truly a one-of-a-kind spot. Originally established in Chicago in 2018, their new 2020 Austin location is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week, hosts drag shows every 3rd Saturday of the month, and of course has incredible bites to eat. The taco spot also has different specials every day that truly make it worth your while, what more could you want?

With Zombie Taco located inside the Moxy Hotel, a new young, and fun hotel, the atmosphere is lively. This exciting ambiance is furthered when you realize Zombie Taco is directly next to the hotel bar, and I mean right next to it. (Zombie Taco is open during acceptable cocktail time…)

Zombie Taco has everything you need from a taco joint, and then some. Their specials, drag shows, and location all definitively make Zombie Taco one of the best grub spots in Austin.

Zombie Taco Menu

This menu has something for everybody, including vegetarian options. With specified tacos for different times throughout the day all the way into the wee hours of the night, Zombie taco is sure to have the right taco for you.


Zombie Taco serves their breakfast-specific tacos from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and includes an egg white avocado taco as well as a chicken chorizo taco that goes for $3. Their breakfast menu also has a burrito called The American for $9, which is stuffed with all the goodies you could ask for in a morning meal.


The brunch menu at Zombie Taco has a bit more range, with taquitos, chips, and special breakfast nachos available to start. Available from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., their brunch menu has five tacos and two burritos and is a perfect mix of their breakfast and lunch tacos. Zombie taco brunch has burritos for $9-$10 and tacos for $4.


Austin’s Zombie Taco has a lunch menu to die for from 11 a.m. to 4p.m. The lunch menu has chips and taquitos to start (a necessity), and 5 deliciously curated tacos all for $4, although they offer you an undeniable deal of 3 tacos for $10.

The Zombie Taco lunch menu finishes off with their signature Zombie Burrito (also available on the brunch menu) that takes pork, chicken, cheese, corn, beans, carrot slaw and wraps it up into a bundle of heaven.


The Zombie Taco in Austin’s dinner menu takes all the delicious flavors from their lunch menu and continues it on into the night starting at 4 p.m. going until 11 p.m.  Zombie Taco decided not to fix what isn’t broken and kept the same menu for dinner but added their Adobe BBQ Chicken Nachos.


Zombie Taco’s signature Zombie Burrito available on the overnight menu.

Zombie Taco in Austin is there for you and all your adventures around the clock. The Zombie Taco overnight menu is available all throughout the night from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. This menu consists of the starters and 3 tacos from the dinner menu along with the loved Zombie Burrito.

Location + Opening and Closing Hours

The Zombie Taco pick up and order window on Guadalupe Street open 24/7.

Austin’s Zombie Taco is open 24/7. Yep, you heard that right, these delicious tacos, burritos and snacks are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Austin location is right across from the University of Texas on Guadalupe Street and has a window out to the sidewalk for even easier ordering. This accessibility makes Zombie Taco the ultimate late night spot that’s there for you no matter what your situation may be.

Online Order Process

Zombie Taco’s online ordering process couldn’t be easier. On the Zombie Taco website home page, hit the order now button and specify pick up or delivery through one of their two food delivery services. You can specify a certain time you need the order through pickup, but of course it can also be available ASAP. After crafting your perfect order, put in the necessary information and hit submit, simple as that!


If you want delicious tacos, burritos, or snacks for an affordable price, you can’t get much better than Zombie Taco. It has a wide range of flavors and an environment you won’t want to leave. (Although it can get quite busy in the bar area at times)

There is often energetic music playing and games available for you while you sit and eat in the vibrant, trendy atmosphere. Zombie Taco is definitely worth a visit and in return, you will have a memorable experience.

Eva Rogers

A Texan through and through, her passion for the Lone Star State is evident in every word she writes.Hailing from the vast plains of West Texas, Eva has a deep appreciation for the unique blend of tradition and innovation that defines the Texan spirit. Eva crafts articles that celebrate the diverse tapestry of Texas, from its bustling urban centers to its serene rural landscapes.