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Tacos Jalisco

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11400 Donner Pass Rd, Ste 30, Truckee, CA 96161-4907
530-587-1131
Today
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 16
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    Very good
  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
This is not a sit down and be waited on kind of restaurant

I read the reviews before selecting a Mexican restaurant for Saturday night and Taco Jalisco sounded good. However, none of the reviews mentioned that this is the type of restaurant where you read the menu off the wall, place your order, get a number, and then go find yourself a place to sit... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 5, 2015
travel123SanJose
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Los Altos, California
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Los Altos, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I read the reviews before selecting a Mexican restaurant for Saturday night and Taco Jalisco sounded good. However, none of the reviews mentioned that this is the type of restaurant where you read the menu off the wall, place your order, get a number, and then go find yourself a place to sit. When the food is ready they bring... More 

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Fresno, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Good food could not order cervix he or fish on Thursday :-( .. burrito n soup good.. beer cold! Nice atmosphere.

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Livermore, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

They seriously have the best enchiladas I have ever had. The sauce is to die for. I highly suggest trying them out. You will not be disappointed. It is rather small in there so either go early before the rush or take it to go.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I tried this little place that is tucked into a small shopping L, off the main street through the newer part of Truckee after an afternoon of fishing the river nearby. We each had 3 tacos: one each fish, carnitas, and al pastor. We agreed all were outstanding, but we thought the fish was tops. These are... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Hi Folks, Tacos Jalisco is the proverbial "Hole in the Wall" place. Terrific Authentic Mexican food in a strip mall. Great flavors, reasonable prices, and nice people. No white table clothes here, kinda funky but, just good food. Found this place after a day of skiing and have been back many times at all times of the year. When I... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This was a friendly and authentic Mexican restaurant set back from the main road in a shopette and it didn't disappoint our group. It's small but handled our group of 7 since it was a slower time. You order, pay, and then grab your own seat. We had garlic shrimp with veggies, and a few different kinds of burritos. Their... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is the best taqueria in Tahoe. The food is delicious and I've never had a bad meal here. There is not really wait-staff, but the register staff is always friendly and helpful. It is also great for takeout. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but definitely worth exploring. The prices are completely reasonable and I love the... More 

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Colfax, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We have been coming here for years. Great doing place after a day of skiing in the winter or any time. Great value plus the bonus of great food. Family of 4 can easily eat here without breaking the bank.

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Sacramento,Ca
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

After walking around town we ended up wanting Mexican food so I go to trip advisor to see which one to pick. This had the best ratings so off we went . If you drove by you would not stop but we did and so glad we did. We had chili verde burrito wet and the best ever chili relleno... More 

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Lacombe, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Unbelievably fast and attentive service here!!! Far better quality food than what you'd expect for an in-n-out Mexican joint. The fish tacos were amazing!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11400 Donner Pass Rd, Ste 30, Truckee, CA 96161-4907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: 530-587-1131

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?