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All 102 La Quinta Restaurants

Taqueria Teotihuacan

79410 Highway 111, La Quinta, CA 92253-4508
760-564-1515
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Ranked #34 of 102 Restaurants in La Quinta
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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  • English first
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English first
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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
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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
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87 reviews 87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 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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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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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27 restaurant reviews
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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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Laguna Hills, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

We stopped at this little hole in the wall because we were in La Quinta and in the mood for Mexican food. The options were pretty standard. I had the pollo asado burrito. It was delicious, and not overpriced. I like that the burritos come with beans, rice, meat, and guacamole without surcharges. So often now I want a burrito... More 

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San Diego, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I enjoy noples, but I am hesitant to try them at a restaurant. However, the nopales and carne asada plate at Taqueria teotihuacan are amazing, they taste like the ones my mom makes. the cevche is great too, very fresh and tasty. The two best things at this taco shop are the horchata and the green salsa.

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Additional Information about Taqueria Teotihuacan

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

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