Celebrating Business: Thyda’s Tacos
Thyda, originally from Cambodia grew up in Fresno, California where she developed a passion for Mexican food. Thyda, strong & talented, is a real cooking talent! Her dream was to make food for people that was inexpensive, healthy and tasty.
Thyda met Majed in Venice, Ca. Him and his younger brother Alabdali, originally from Saudi Arabia, came to United States in 2001.
In 2015 Thyda’s tacos moved to town from Northshore. They all built trailer from scratch 2015. “It’s a good way to earn our living. Only the 3 of us work here and we have reasonable work hours and can maintain our healthy lifestyles. This tiny powerhouse of good food provides fast good food for construction workers, condo owners, nearby offices and others around. One yelper was impressed that they “provide cheap tacos to all the bros in the area.“
Thyda’s Tacos won best tacos in state of Hawaii – YELP – and best food truck in Hawaii by Book of Lists!
Majed has bachelors in Economics. After having a corporate career, he wanted to be own boss. This taco truck is Most fun he’s ever had working. His favorite part of this business is to feed people, he loves person to person interactions. “When people eat good food, they’re happy” he says. He is so friendly, that he has gained a nickname “Magic” from this customers.
For Abdulla has been first non Corp job. Works well for him because the flexible schedule allows him to indulge in his love of surfing. He also loves working with his brother.
Thyda is committed to healthy lifestyle. The food she servers is fresh and Healthy. This year she helped Majed convert to veganism and to cut sugar. Since he lost 35 pounds and his gout is gone too!
Their menu has everything a taco truck should have.
Call 310.666.4671 to make an order. tues-sat, Friday sat 11-3, twt 11-5. May open Mons soon.