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Tortilla Flats

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564 Main St, Placerville, CA 95667-5610
530-626-0101
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Really good mexican food... sometimes

Just as "CRW1028" noted, Tortilla Flats can be great Mexican... or so-so. There is no consistency in the quality/flavor of their fare. Roll-the-dice and try it, and you might be lucky to have the "good chef" and walk-away very pleased. If the dice come-up snake-eyes, you'll probably never go... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Frenchie32
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Bay Area, California
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Walton
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This was my first time there and from the start it didn't go well. The salsa served with the chips tasted like someone had pored salt into it. Not just a dash of it. More like a 1/2 teaspoon in the small bowl. When I asked the server if it was supposed to have salt in it she wasn't sure,... More 

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so cal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We were with friends who seem to go here often, so the staff was very friendly and service was excellent. We had a carnitas burrito which was excellent. The carnitas were crispy like I like them and there was much sauce and cheese on the outside. The best thing was the burrito was all meat, no rice and beans. We... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

What's up with tortilla flats? They use to have dinner specials, then they had a sewer problem that they denied and still sat people on the lower level, the last 2 times we were there we waited 15 minutes for a waitress and now you cannot pay at the table, instead you have to wait in a crowded entryway to... More 

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Bay Area, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Just as "CRW1028" noted, Tortilla Flats can be great Mexican... or so-so. There is no consistency in the quality/flavor of their fare. Roll-the-dice and try it, and you might be lucky to have the "good chef" and walk-away very pleased. If the dice come-up snake-eyes, you'll probably never go back. Margueritas are great and there's usually not a huge crowd... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Pros: Parking available, plenty of seating, and the best choice of Mexican food. Would have to rate it as one of my highlights for the week from San Francisco to Lake Tahoe. Excellent service and food was even better !!! In this area ... Highly recommend.... !!!! Cons: They are not in Sioux Falls, Sd

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Placerville, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nice Mexican restaurant with a good menu. Cocktails are good..my only issue is that the food is not consistently good.

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Shingle Springs, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

After a trip across the Sierra, we were looking forward to a great Mexican meal. This used to be one of our favorite restaurants, but no longer. My enchilada dinner was barely lukewarm. It was taken back to the kitchen for reheating and brought back a few minutes later at the same temperature. I am pretty insistent that hot food... More 

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Placerville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

One of our favorite stops in Placerville. I heard about this restaurant when I lived down in the Bay Area. Everyone said. "If you are passing through Placerville, Stop at Tortilla Flats. Great Food". Easy in and out for the Tahoe crowd and skiers. Now I live in Placerville and it is still a favorite spot. While we normally sit... More 

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Maryville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I've eaten here several times and have never been disappointed! They serve authentic Mexican food with several special accompliments. Had a wonderful Carnitas plate with properly slow cooked pork in an apple sauce. Looking for Mex in this town and you can't go wrong.

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Placerville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We are locals, and we love this place. The young staff are very well trained and attentive. You are given a choice of chips & salsa or a cheese quesadilla as a complimentary appetizer. Margaritas are only $3 Monday through Friday, all day! The owners told us one of the first things they did when they bought the place was... More 

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Additional Information about Tortilla Flats

Address: 564 Main St, Placerville, CA 95667-5610
Phone Number: 530-626-0101
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 564 Main St, Placerville, CA 95667-5610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Placerville
  • Phone Number: 530-626-0101

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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