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Taqueria El Mariachi

109 S Olden Ave, Trenton, NJ 08609-1525
609-989-8010
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Ranked #48 of 246 restaurants in Trenton
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jul 17, 2013
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English first
Hamilton, New Jersey
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89 reviews 89 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

A work colleague took me here for lunch. I was a tad bit apprehensive when we parked her BMW half on the sidewalk and half in the road, and then approached an awning that could use some sprucing up. Place was spotless clean, wait staff very pleasant, decor very plain , BUT THE FOOD WAS AWESOME. I was actually pleasantly... More

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Princeton,NJ
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88 reviews 88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

The decor and location may be somewhat off putting, but don't let your first impressions win. This is a really great restaurant. The food quality is really good. Bring your Spanish: they hardly speak a word of English here. We keep going back. Very friendly. Full of Spanish-speaking patrons with their families. Make sure you order the guacamole which is... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

My friend Paul said this place had it all . It does,,, I had tacos with marinated pork, he had tacos with tounge! Very addicting food

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York, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2010

Just had lunch at this place with my husband. The place is tiny but the service is friendly and fairly quick. For the non spanish speaker there are English descriptions on the menu. I had the papusas con loroco which are homemade corn tortillas filled with cheese and edible flowers that are similar to broccoli. My husband had the tostadas... More

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