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King Jefe Taco Bar

134 S Irby St, Florence, SC 29501-4410
+1 843-407-7695
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (31 reviews)
“cactus salad” (4 reviews)
“chorizo” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
134 S Irby St, Florence, SC 29501-4410
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fairly new restaurant in downtown Florence, it quickly has become a local favorite on the restaurant scene. Menu is fresh, inventive, fun and changes periodically. The food is fantastic. The bar has a great selection of adult beverages and the bar staff know how...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jst308
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Went with a friend of mind to catch up...food was good. The employees there are very friendly and professional.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 263marlenew
Reviewed September 22, 2018

You won't find anywhere else has such great and flavorful Tacos. Service it very good and friendly!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

If you haven’t been to King Jefe in Florence you need to. Best street tacos, chips & salsa and let’s not forget the amazing margaritas!! Service is always fantastic.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Monimoo327
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Have eaten there twice to feel it out. Lots of young people there to drink with friends. The food was somewhat unique for Florence but WAY too expensive for taco's. Service is average, especially when they are busy on Fri. or Sat. night. Overall a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Drew S
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Upbeat and delicious. I recommend the Swami taco, CBLT and those margaritas are a big YES. Love the black beans and well, just about everything.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Angie T
Reviewed July 28, 2018

We've eaten several times since King Jefe opened up in downtown Florence. I think it has proven to be one of the best and most consistent restaurants in the downtown area. Kyle and his staff are always welcoming and friendly. It's apparent that he hires...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank rhucks2
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

What a great find in Florence SC! I just had to try the Cheech and Chong tacos with chorizo mac and cheese for my side. They were fantastic! Special thanks goes to Sarah for the great beer suggestions and fun conversation.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank karenr132
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

The three of us all got something different but I found the chicken and the pork tenderloin to be a bit dried out. I went really thinking this was going to be as good as some street tacos I had in Tennessee last year but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank oneobservantvoice
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We love Jefe and eat here probably more often then we should! there are only two things I would change: add more sides and add a grilled white fish taco (not fried or tuna) I almost always get the Cheech and the Rising Sun.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ephoist
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Corrie M
October 24, 2017|
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Response from nicehrladee | Reviewed this property |
They have lettuce wrap or corn instead of the flour tortillas. They have pork skins (chiccharones), cactus salad, refried black beans, street corn salad as sides and all those are listed as GF. They have the dip trio... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 S Irby St, Florence, SC 29501-4410
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 843-407-7695
  • E-mail
We are an eclectic Taco and Tequila Full Service Restaurant and Bar serving traditional and new age Mexican dishes. We have a diverse selection of Tequila and Craft Beer along with home-made, fresh squeezed cocktails and cordials.
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