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Tlaquepaque Restaurant

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101 W Santa Fe Ave, Placentia, CA 92870-5633
+1 714-528-0110
11:00 - 21:00
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Sequim, Washington
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79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Whenever we are in town we enjoy a meal here at Tlaquepaque. Food fresh and deeply layered flavors. Currently I'm not doing carbs, so enjoyed beef fajitas and veggies without the rice, beans or tortillas. It was super delicious and satisfying. Try a little of everything when coming in with a group and then share. It is a fun and... More 

Thank Marie-Claire B
La Verne, California
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139 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Placentia is an older city in Orange County. Although it is modern now, Tlaquepaque Restaurant is a gem in Old Town Placentia. This is a must stop if you love Mexican food. The prices are excellent for the food you get. The portions are not oversized and the service is very good. We were a large party of 9 and... More 

Thank onedeesse
Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Located in the Old Town section of Placentia. It's been there since the 1960's and always worth stopping by for really good and authentic Mexican food. The menu offers lots of choices and prices are reasonable. Restaurant is very clean and customer service was excellent. The cheese enchiladas with rice & beans did not disappoint.

Thank Nellie N
Placentia, California
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Asada, Al Partor, Carnitas, etc...Corn tortillas that are flash fried on the grill. Meat, Cilantrol, and Onion. Red sauce or green sauce - you pick. Enjoy!

Thank Rich Y
Placentia, California
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178 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

My wife and I stopped by Tlaquepaque and it was less than desirable. The employees didn't seem to know what was going on with the orders and the scene was very chaotic. The food was skimpy and the quality needs improvement. The restaurant also didn't feel very clean

Thank vegout2
Placentia, California
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Food tastes wonderfully authentic! Ambiance is casual and friendly. But the prices are a bit on the high side. The margaritas will make you forget how much the meal costs!

Thank Rich C
Placentia, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a very good authentic Mexican restaurant, not crowded, sometimes has a piano player there for entertainment. Everyone is very friendly and the food is always good.. Good chips and salsa

Thank Nicholasadelizi
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

This place has great food! The kitchen is very clean and very friendly staff. It's family owned and a nice place to spend an afternoon.

Thank Jorge G
New Braunfels, Texas
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244 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

We stopped by for a quick lunch and were very pleasantly surprised by this establishment. It reminded me of many places we have dined in old Mexico. The restaurant was clean and neat, the service was attentive and efficient, and the food certainly met our expectations ... Both from a taste and portion point-of-view. The entire lunch for 3 adults... More 

Thank David H
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015

Have enjoyed the atmosphere and food at Tlaquepaque since 1987! Very comfortable and relaxing atmosphere for a business lunch. Very attentive staff, good food, and great prices ! This place is definitely a winner.

Thank Roger Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W Santa Fe Ave, Placentia, CA 92870-5633
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Placentia
  • Phone Number: +1 714-528-0110

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