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Tacos Jalisco

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11400 Donner Pass Rd, Ste 30, Truckee, CA 96161-4921
+1 530-587-1131
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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111 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Can't say enough good things about Tacos Jalisco. The food is extremely tasty and its just too bad that a place like this isn't at Squaw Valley where everything is bland and tasteless.

Thank RowerXX
Incline Village, United States
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything on the menu at Tacos Jalisco is out of this world. Even a simple bean and cheese burrito is like no other, especially with the unique and delicious red salsa made available at every table. Truly authentic Mexican food is served here; it's the best you can get north of the border. The locals will all agree, too: there's... More 

Thank HeloiseJoy
Truckee, California
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310 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

I live in Truckee, California and have not only the awesome community but we have some really awesome authentic Mexican food. Taco's Jalisco's is known to the locals as the place to go. The family that has this location also has one in Northstar and Kings Beach. All the locations have the same menu and are really good. Small restaurant's... More 

Thank Kelsdog
Parker, Colorado
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

The portions are very large here. The food is very good. Not too spicy. The people were very friendly.

Thank Judy2366
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69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

I really only wanted to use the restroom. I always know you need to buy something if you use a restaurant's restroom. I walked up to the counter and looked at their menu. I ordered one of their burritos (chicken) and a diet coke. They brought it to my table. First I stared at it because it was huge (if... More 

Thank Nathan M
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Tacos Jalisco is a great place to experience authentic Mexican food at a reasonable price when your in Truckee.

Thank Frank T
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

We ended up here when our regular spot for Mexican food in town was closed. The food was fantastic, the restaurant friendly and fast. We'll go back, it looks like we found a new "first choice".

Thank ChicoStateMom
Granite Bay,California
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We stopped by twice on a MTB tour here last weekend. The food is awesome, and service quick. Highly recommend the molcajete - spicy, but very flavorful - and any of the tortas - we had the beef and veggie, and they were awesome. We came back the second night after we had a not so good experience at River... More 

Thank mibo888
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Best Mexican restaurant in Truckee. The food is fresh, delicious and a friendly staff. Also, it's inexpensive and you get big portions with your meal

Thank Dave M
San Francisco, California
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87 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

This is a good family restaurant. The portions are generous. We were a group of six, everyone ordered something different and we all enjoyed our meal.

Thank 2012travelingmom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11400 Donner Pass Rd, Ste 30, Truckee, CA 96161-4921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-587-1131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?