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Taqueria Tlaquepaque

721 Willow St., San Jose, CA 95125
+1 408-287-9777
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
4 Jan 2017
“Had heard or so long about this local gem”
22 Jul 2016
“Just in time!”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
721 Willow St., San Jose, CA 95125
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

From the minute I moved to San Jose, I had one after another after another person tell me that this is the place to go for Mexican food. I finally made it in and not sure if it was all the hype or that I've...More

Thank FLGreekGirl
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We turned up at about 8:30pm, and the kitchen was closing, but they kindly took our order, and brought out a great dinner for the 4 of us. We were made very welcome, and would be pleased to eat there again.

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 27 October 2015

i have twice lived in willow glen area of san jose the second being for a 2 yr period in the mid 2000's. i had gone to Taqueria Tlaquepaque many times for anything from lunch to donner to just grabbing chips and salsa. my friend...More

Thank punadude
Reviewed 1 October 2015

If your looking for a great Mexican resturant you have to try T.T.. From the chile verde to,the tostada pulpa all hummy. You also have to try a chevella. Try it all you will dinfinently enjoy.

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This little place is delicious. It doesn't look like anything special from the outside, but the food is really good. It is small, only about 15 tables, but the food is really good. They have a small area you can stand and drink while waiting...More

Thank 14hungrymama
Reviewed 14 March 2015

I have gone here twice for lunch and both times the food has been good. Service was slow the 1st time, but improve the second time. The refried beans are delicious.

Thank snikcod
Reviewed 30 November 2014

This place is a favorite of our son who took us there. To me it seems to be over rated. If this is one of the best in San Jose for Mexican then the area is lacking in really good and flavorful Mexican food. Have...More

Thank jcjr2
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Consistently some of the best Mexican food anywhere can be found at Tlaquepaque. It is a real treat to go there and start with a Chavela (beer with lemon juice and a salted rim margarita glass) or a Super Chavela (add a shot of tequila)....More

Thank AndyP53
Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

One of the best Mexican restaurants in San Jose! The service can sometimes be slow but the food is awesome. A great place to eat and drink with friends.

Thank Eric N
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Very authentic menu. The place is extremely popular and has 2 or 3 other restaurants. We went to the Willow Glen location. Love their salsa. We ordered tacos and all variety were very good.

Thank scdreno
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$20
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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 Willow St., San Jose, CA 95125
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-287-9777
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