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Taqueria Teotihuacan

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79410 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-4508
760-564-1515
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 8:30 pm

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  • 8
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Might not look like much, but good food!

After reading the reviews, this place sounded just like we wanted - casual with good food. So I dragged my dad and brother here for dinner. When we got there some ladies were walking out and said there was a better Mexican place down the street. I convinced my family to stay here. I’m glad we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Seattle, WA
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Seattle, WA
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

After reading the reviews, this place sounded just like we wanted - casual with good food. So I dragged my dad and brother here for dinner. When we got there some ladies were walking out and said there was a better Mexican place down the street. I convinced my family to stay here. I’m glad we did. We had a... More 

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Camarillo, California
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74 reviews 74 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Had a carnitas taco. Good service. Carnitas a bit fatty. But pretty good. In a strip mall behind the USA gas station

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a small restaurant in a strip mall at the corner of Dune Palms and HWY 111. The best Mexican food we have ever had. Authentic in every way. Street tacos of every kind imaginable. I had beef tongue, al pastor, and pork stomach . Great fish tacos. Wonderful salsas. Doesn't look like much from the outside, but well... More 

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Austin, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

A wonderful evening. Visiting from Austin, Texas I took a chance on this smaller restaurant based on reviews on tripadviser. It's located in a strip shopping center and a little hard to locate. Don't let the store front fool you. They advertise a take out taco bar but connected is the quaint restaurant nicely decorated with Aztec art. The salsa... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great find loved the shrimp dishes and street tacos .Great price for margaritas.Small resturant great service a new hidden gem you wont be disappointed.They also have breakfast.

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Springfield, Missouri
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Found this place through other reviews, as we were just visiting the area. This is a small casual place, but the food was outstanding. There was a large group at the same time we were there, but that did not seem to detract from the level of service we received. Others have noted that this place is sort of hidden;... More 

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La Quinta, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

All good. Clean, family oriented. Good food and pleasant staff. We waited a bit longer than usual for a casual restaurant but they were jammed! Every table full and one very large party of 12 was taking center stage. Will go again!

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Escondido, California
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Courteous service, clean establishment and some delightful tacos were what the doctor ordered. We had buche, cabeza, lengua, al pastor and my daughter cleaning up with a carne asada. Tacos were priced at 1.99 To me, the stand out was the buche. It takes over as the best buche taco I have had to date. It was chopped into bite... More 

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San Diego
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61 reviews 61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Found this place based on reviews and proximity to where we were staying. Pollo asada burrito was decent - light on chicken and minimal seasoning. Chips had a burnt taste. Just did not rate as an above average meal.

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Saskatoon, Sk
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

On our way to another place we got lost and saw TT in the back corner of the strip mall. Very pleased we stopped. Wonderful colours and tapestries. VERY clean with quick service. Had a Mexican breakfast which was very tasty and more then enough. We left some on our plates. If you like a spicy salsa they have it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 79410 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-4508
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  La Quinta
  • Phone Number: 760-564-1515

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?