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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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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (15 reviews)
“shredded beef” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast Food, Spanish
913 Friday Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6924
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Will definitely return. Super friendly family owned and operated little spot. Unassuming and perfect if you're looking for good food without a lot of fuss. Mostly a locals spot which also makes it more desirable.

Thank GuestCritic
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

I had the super burrito carne asada, and two carne asada tacos. It was good but not great. It's cheap not expensive like everything around the neighborhood. It's average food, you don't get chips and salsa with your meal, the tacos come plain with just...More

Thank Magnum209
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to Tahoe for years on our anniversary weekend. We've been walking past this place for some time and talked about eating there but never have. Today we finally did and it was fantastic. While we had shredded beef,...More

Thank SeeinSparks
Reviewed July 19, 2017

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

1  Thank Judy H
Reviewed June 30, 2017 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.

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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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