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Snapper Jack's Taco Shack

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5100 Telegraph Rd Ste F, Ventura, CA 93003
(805) 642-5111
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 27
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Everything was good

Took family for daughters soccer tournament at the college & ate here since it was close. Very good & fresh food with reasonable pricing! I had grilled fish tacos, hubby had nachos, kids had taquitos, reg tacos & salad... All very good! ( yes I tasted everyone's plate). I highly recommend if you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
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California
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English first
California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

Took family for daughters soccer tournament at the college & ate here since it was close. Very good & fresh food with reasonable pricing! I had grilled fish tacos, hubby had nachos, kids had taquitos, reg tacos & salad... All very good! ( yes I tasted everyone's plate). I highly recommend if you are in the area. Oh & salsa... More 

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ustravelermom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This place has the best tacos! I always get chicken, my husband gets some kind of fish, my kids get a variety. The prices are reasonable. Our favorite feature though, has to be the salsa bar. SJ has some of the best salsas I've ever tasted. I always over eat tortilla chips just to have all the salsas. No matter... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

First time there. Great tacos and nice salsa bar. Definitely will go back. Priced really well for the quality of the food.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Best fish tacos and friendly staff. Always clean and just hours the spot. Ventura live it and so do I. Love to stop on my #venturavisits. Thanks, Jack!

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Ventura, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We love this place! One of our back pocket favorites. Pick a taco, any taco and it will be awesome. The salsa bar is often the highlight of our meal prep. So many choices! The Shack Sauce is a must for any newbies. The fish tacos are superb. Great casual place to take out-of-towners. They won't be disappointed.

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So Cal
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222 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Yes, I know I'm a gringo and do love authentic fish tacos, but Snapper Jack's is still a great place to eat at. While yes, the style is exactly what it isn't, it makes for a great meal no doubt. This is my second time and a great place to use the per diem for sure.

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Ventura, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I can't believe that I hadn't came here before I feel like I have been missing out my entire life. The burritos are my favorite! The pico de gallo is delicious. You won't be disappointed

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Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Always great tacos and the salsa bar is extensive. Fish tacos battered or grilled. Shrimp tacos are excellent plus steak, chicken, etc. Casual and fun.

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Ventura, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

So we've been going to Snapper Jacks now for over 8 years and we've never experienced anything but the best. The decor is very cool, skater/surfer/old time feel, with great surfing movies playing in the background that the kids love. The food is wonderful and ranges from tacos, their specialty, and burritos and nachos to even the healthy options like... More 

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North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

When I think of fish burritos, I long for Snapper Jacks. I love the fresh salsas ( my favorite is the cilantro & melon one!) and the Shack sauce. Good value for the money, huge portions. Can be a bit pricey but not bad for SoCal. Oooh, I'm hungry now, just thinking about it! Enjoyable, surf oriented Southern California vibe.... More 

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Additional Information about Snapper Jack's Taco Shack

Address: 5100 Telegraph Rd Ste F, Ventura, CA 93003
Phone Number: (805) 642-5111
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 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
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican, American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5100 Telegraph Rd Ste F, Ventura, CA 93003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: (805) 642-5111

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?