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Taqueria Jimenez

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913 Friday Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6924
+1 530-542-1006
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (13 reviews)
“asado” (3 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
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Mexican, Latin, Fast Food, Spanish
913 Friday Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6924
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This Mexican eatery was across the street from the motel we stayed at so we decided to grab a few tacos for lunch. The food was very good - the ambiance is nil. The place is a bit of a dive, so be aware that...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heard it was good food from locals... had to walk a bit off the main road to find it only to find it was cash only and we had no cash.

Thank CaliJulzz
Reviewed March 8, 2017

I am a local so I have visited almost every month of the year. I forgot about this place. I need to go back as years ago it was one of the best. Out of the way so mostly locals go here. I hope it...More

Thank JohnnnyGP
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Located near our motel. We ordered a couple tacos and one super burrito. It was super huge! The price was average for taquerias in California. No chips though.

Thank Winston D
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Saw the reviews.. walking distance from the Marriott.. Since we weren't up for any of the food at the Heavenly Village, we gave this place a shot for a late lunch. I have mixed feelings. Food is affordable, no one got sick, food came out...More

Thank Will G
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We saw the restaurant from our hotel room and thought it was closed. However, it opened on the Friday night so we decided to try it. It was just great - very authentic food and incredible value. Definitely not a tourist restaurant. Most of the...More

1  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed September 27, 2016

These genuine tacos are great. One block walk from the highway, one block from Stateline on CA side.

Thank Crest25
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We walked by the place a few times and thought we would give it a try, what a great decision. Very nice people and wonderful tacos...truly looks like a hole in the wall, but the food was excellent and the place does a good business!

Thank QStat
Reviewed June 30, 2016

The food wasn't flavorful as Mexican food should be,the service was ok but the prices were affordable.

Thank victoria1alvarez
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Located between many hotels and Heavenly Ski resort, Taqueria Jiménez offers true, well priced and home made Mexican food. Of course that if you are not into this cuisine, it doesn't make any sense. But after a whole day at the Mountain, nothing like a...More

Thank Edgar S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 913 Friday Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6924
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-542-1006
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