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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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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Fast Food!

I rarely will ever go to a fast food restaurant, but decided to give this a try because I did not want a huge meal that normal sit down restaurants serve plus this was not a chain restaurant. Found this place just walking down the street. It was very clean inside and the menu had a good variety... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
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Fillmore, California
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Fillmore, California
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93 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

I rarely will ever go to a fast food restaurant, but decided to give this a try because I did not want a huge meal that normal sit down restaurants serve plus this was not a chain restaurant. Found this place just walking down the street. It was very clean inside and the menu had a good variety of choices.... More 

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Montgomery, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I tried one shrimp and one grilled fish taco. They were reasonably tasty. Portions were good size, refried beans nice, rice ambivalent. Salsa bar good as most reviews state. Hot salsa was relatively hot, which is good as I like spicy. Good variety of salsa as well. I will give it another go, perhaps a chicken and fried fish taco... More 

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California
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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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?