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English first
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This place has some funky interior, but it's always packed - because the food is legit! Big portions, tons of great combo meals so you can try different dishes. Call ahead because lines for tables can get long. Service needs to improve - some unfriendly faces from the waiters.

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San Jose, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is an excellent mexican restaurant. They have killer salsa and chips. The main thing to order is the Super Chavelis. It's a shot of tequila, a shot of Citrus and 1 and 1/2 beer ( Mordelo Dark or Light) in a frosty Scooner! There is a 3 drink maximum! The tacos and burritos a la carte are Awesome. The... More 

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Danville, California
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120 reviews 120 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I met a friend here who lives in the neighborhood. It is in a strip mall beside a dry cleaner. There is parking out front, however, there was a long line of people waiting so the parking was tight. I had a meat taco (only one as I was not hungry) and a Super Margarita (the "jumbo" size). Both were... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

I recommend this place. Don't expect complex ingredients or preparation. Don't demand fawning service. Go and eat, go and relax, go and enjoy yourself. It is not complicated.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

We went there with my family, the food was good except the nacos (not so good). They can do better with service...

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Astoria, Oregon
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43 reviews 43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

....now that we are 600 miles away. The chile rellenos are the best I will ever have, and when they still served soup...mmmmmmm. It can be loud and you may have to wait, and I was sad to read that they don't allow you to have a glass of wine or a beer while waiting ( it made it much... More 

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San Jose, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

By far, the best Mexican food in San Jose. The chimichanga is my favorite along with an ice cold super chaveles. Careful with the margaritas-- very good but very strong.

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Bay Area, CA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Whenever my husband and I crave Mexican cuisine, we go to Tlaquepague! We are fortunate to live close by to 2 out of the 3 restaurants. We usually go to the one off Willow St--if you are not there early enough, there is a bit of a wait. No matter! Even the chips and salsa are worth it! My favorites... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This is a family run place with outstanding Mexican food. The service isn't the best, but the food is worth it. The specialty drink, Chevalis, will make you want to come back for more.

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Bay Area, CA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Food is mediocre, chavelas are good. Service is slow, unattentive, at times rude. Lincoln is not as bad as the location on Willow St.

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Additional Information about Taqueria Tlaquepague

Address: 2222 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3543
Phone Number: (408) 978-3665
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Mexican

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