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Taqueria Jalisco

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902 S Port Ave, Corpus Christi, TX 78405-2302
(361) 881-8739
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Food, Small Price

Be prepared for a full plate without a big bill. The Mexican food was a full plate and hot. The price was very reasonable. I'll come back!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2014
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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

ok,ok, the shrimp cocktail are the best I have had anywhere. fajita meat is very tender with minimal fat. order the mango daiquiri it will not disappoint. all at a small price point

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I went in for a decent taco and turns it was really bad cold fajitas and plus I saw this fat kid across from me smuthering his face with cheese I think that was the owners son

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Be prepared for a full plate without a big bill. The Mexican food was a full plate and hot. The price was very reasonable. I'll come back!

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Dallas, Texas
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

I was worried at first because it seemed a bit to local for us but WOW! I cant say enough good things about this place. Quit wasting time at Taco Bell and other chains, this is the place for good ol fashioned Mexican food. We had enchiladas, cow tongue tacos, beef tacos, and a beef burrito and they were all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We ate at #19 on our way from Corpus to Padre Island. Food was excellent, good prices, great service, my coffee cup was rarely empty. Staff was friendly and efficient, seemed to be alot of locals here. On Memorial Day 2013 it was so packed we had to park behind the building in a different lot and walk over. Cant... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

I will never eat at any Jalisco's ever again. Food is not bad. Service and the owners (all of them) are crooked. They will overcharge whomever they want based on race. Yes I said it, race. I used to go to the one in flour bluff every sunday morning and every thursday afternoon. It was the same thing all the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

We ate at jaliscos #4 and it was just a horrible experience. The waitress acted like we were to much of a hassle to attend to, so no refills, no checking back on us and rudely slammed drinks and food onto the table making a horrible mess. As to the food it was also terrible and made most of our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Recent 2 day trip to Corpus Christi, where I lived for 18 years. Taqueria Jalisco was a must for my trip. There are several Taqueria Jalisco's, I ate at #2 on Horne Road. I had the bean, cheese, and guacamole nachos (pictured). Perfect!! My guests enjoyed cheese enchiladas with rice and beans. The sweet tea was fresh and great also.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012 via mobile

We found our way here after the restaurant we were going to eat at was closed for remodeling. And I'm so glad we did. The food was soooo good!!! My family eats Mexican food all the time but this was definetly one of the best mexican food restaurants we have eaten at. Don't expect a chain Mexican food restaurant, it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

We happen to come across this place by accident! Wonderful huge homemade tortillas flour and corn! Freshly fried corn tortillas for tacos. Great breakfast! Huge portion of caldo! Very clean. Great service! I will eat here every time I come!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 902 S Port Ave, Corpus Christi, TX 78405-2302
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: (361) 881-8739

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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