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La Taqueria

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Neighborhood:
Mission District
Mexican, Latin, Fast Food, Central American, Spanish, South American
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2889 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
+1 415-285-7117
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Charlotte, NC
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very busy place, but worth the wait. The tacos, burritos and quesadillas are to die for! Wonderful refried beans and chips & salsa. I will dream about this food !

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Thank judyzol
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very easy, simple menu of well cooked Latino menu items. The chicken burrito was excellent. Very busy so must be good value. Enjoyed the experience.

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Thank William J
Columbus, Ohio, United States
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day sightseeing all over San Fran. But my trip was not complete until I had Mexican from the Mission District. This was top rated on TA so we checked it out. Delicious. Super busy on a Sunday evening but speedy service. Delicious food! Hubs and I got carne asada burritos. Cheap. Fast. Delicious.

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Thank Sarah R
S Windsor
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter loves Mexican food so when we went to San Francisco we had to make a trip to La Taqueria. It is a small place with limited seating but it had fantastic food. If it is your first time ordering may be a bit confusing because it is very busy and people are just milling around waiting on their... More 

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Thank BMurf
Buena Park, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meal was really good! The service was fast and the restaurant was really cheap. Should not miss this when you come and visit San Francisco!!!!!

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Thank bunrieuisreal
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best burritos and tacos around. Be prepared to wait in line if you attempt to come at peak times,1130am-1pm, 430-6pm(later on weekends), as line frequently goes out the door. Good food, cold beer while you wait for food. Nice Italian bakery(Dianda's)next door for coffee/dessert after dinner./(see that review for further)

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Thank John C
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the wait was a little long but the burrito i had was completely worth it! tender beef & the portion is just right for a mid-sized asian like myself.

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Thank Dong N
Melbourne, Australia
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82 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Though it's off the tourist path, this place is a must-visit. Chaotic, fast and cheap, the burritos are amazing and not to be missed!

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Thank hannahlouey
Groningen, The Netherlands
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've walked to this place from Union Square so it was quite a trip (3 miles) but I had to after reading they have one of the best burrito's in San Francisco. I had the carne asada and was doubting to get a taco but I just sticked to the burrito and a beer. And WOW, that is one great... More 

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Thank GuidoKW
London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If I could take this restaurant home I would. The food is mouth watering. Standard range of Mexican beers. A busy bustling environment. Grab a table where you can then you order at the counter and listen out for your number. Locals love this place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Fast Food, Central American, Spanish, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2889 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighborhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-285-7117

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Staying in Mission District

Neighborhood Profile
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighborhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the country.
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