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Jalapeno's Taqueria

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675 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6502
+1 530-544-1422
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“beans” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
675 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6502
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for our last night in the area and it was not bad. It's a basic little place with good, tasty food. Great salsa bar too with some good hot sauces!

Thank thad_aus
Reviewed July 5, 2018

This is a little hole in the wall place with some excellent Mexican fare. Everything was great and flavorful (from chipotle chicken, al pastor to cheese quesadilla) - the only thing i found bland was the lamb. There is a salsa station with a lot...More

Thank Jubin E
Reviewed June 28, 2018

My boyfriend and I got burritos to go from here before going on a hike. I loved all the different kinds of salsa they had and how you could just fill a bag of chips to go. The bean and cheese burrito was huge! They...More

Thank CarlyAZ
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Very good Mexican food, well priced. There are multiple salsa's and garnish options. Great to go option or nice place to hang out and eat with friends.

Thank AngoraPat
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Family has been here 20times or so...and always have had great meals! Refined beans are home made and delicious... and their salsa bar is filled with a variety of fresh and tasty salsas! Definitely a top SLT dining spot that won’t break the bank either!

Thank Douglaswski
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

We drove by this place on our way to our regular Mexican place only to find it closed for remodeling so we drove back here. Plenty of tables but still cozy and fire places inside. Friendly staff willing to give suggestions about the menu. Large...More

Thank Ally G
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Always see cars in the parking lot, so we decided to try it for dinner. That was our mistake. For lunch, it would be okay. We live in So Cal so have a lot of Mexican food. This was okay.....but the ambience like the Margaritas........there...More

1  Thank Carole W
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed ourselves and the meal at Jalapeños Taquería! The food is wonderful and plentiful...salsa bar is well rounded...from mild to super spicy. Great people running the restaurant!

Thank Rick M
Reviewed October 2, 2017

After a hike at Cascade Falls, looking for a place with a patio for dog Sage, and TexMex sounded mouthwatering. Amen to all the positive reviews below, this was simple, delicious food that satisfied. Beautiful sunny day at a little cafe table practically in the...More

Thank Sightsee_Eat
Reviewed September 10, 2017

The carne asada tacos are really good, really large and really good; I am looking forward to returning and trying even more!

Thank clz7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 675 Emerald Bay Rd, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6502
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  South Lake Tahoe
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-1422
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