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“Good food, open late” 4 of 5 stars
Review of J & R Tacos

J & R Tacos
Ranked #4 of 154 Restaurants in Merced
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Canal
Description: Service out of this world and extraordinary food.
Tulsa, OK
Level Contributor
36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Good food, open late”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Three of us ate here late one night and were very satisfied with the meal. Carne asada, pastor and fish tacos were very good. Buy one get one free beer was great!

  • Visited May 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank OKJasper
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66 reviews from our community

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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Merced, California
Level Contributor
56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“The place for AL Pastor!! ”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

I love this great little restaurant with nice decor. It's the only place outside of Mexico City and Acapulco that I very found authentic AL Pastor. I've tried a couple other items which were also good but the AL Pastor is so delish I can't pass it up. The have beer and wine also and nice sidewalk seating. Oscar is one of the nicest guys around and a pretty good artist. You'll see his art hanging in the restaurant

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2 Thank Takemeanywhere
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Merced, United States
Level Contributor
23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“burrito v. enchilada”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My husband had the carne asada burrito-it was huge and he said it was pretty good; I had the chicken enchiladas and they were dry, no flavor to the chicken; and the tortillas were not "grilled" or softened, just like right out of the bag.....dunno. The beans and rice were okay, nothing to write home about. Enjoyed eating outside except for the homeless people constantly walking by.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank Stephanie H
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Merced, California
Level Contributor
25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Vegetarian and Vegan options”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

Great food with lots of vegetarian amd vegan options. Also lots of great traditional Mexican food and beers. Service was excellent.

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Chowchilla, California
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66 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Amazing food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for great Mexican food this is it! Love the variety on the menu and the friendly customer service. It's tough to find a seat inside during peak hours but outside dining is always a good option.

Visited October 2013
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Thank Ixjc7
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