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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
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout

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  • 2
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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
Good Mexican Food

Had lunch yesterday with my wife in this little Mexican Restaurant. Food was very tasty! green Chilaquiles with eggs were terrific. a bit spicy but very good. my wife's chicken enchiladas were also good. The place is nicely decorated with photos of the Teotihuacan culture (a pre-Columbian city... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
MrSotomayor
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Indian Wells, California
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Riverside, California
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the green aguachile, spicy just the way I like it. All staff with big warm welcomes. Thank you really Enjoyed my dinner.

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Indian Wells, California
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Had lunch yesterday with my wife in this little Mexican Restaurant. Food was very tasty! green Chilaquiles with eggs were terrific. a bit spicy but very good. my wife's chicken enchiladas were also good. The place is nicely decorated with photos of the Teotihuacan culture (a pre-Columbian city located in the State of Mexico) and vivid colors. I was surprised... More 

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Thank MrSotomayor
Seattle, WA
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115 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 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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Thank comingtoyourcity
Camarillo, California
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank stakerk
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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Thank Zranel
Austin, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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1 Thank AlanKley
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

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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1 Thank Jeremy S
Springfield, Missouri
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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1 Thank David V
La Quinta, California
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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Thank T J
Escondido, California
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116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 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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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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?