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TacoLu

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1712 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-2606
+1 904-249-8226
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Loved by locals, run by locals, welcomes all! Brisket add creama is my fave!!! It's a busy place, plan on staying and enjoying the atmosphere.

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Thank NeptuneBeachMel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We ate out on the patio on a warm winter day. Lots of things to choose from. The "ten" dollar taco is great and less than ten dollars, just tastes like a more expensive taco. The guacamole is fantastic!

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Thank Mrsbossypants
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We've eaten at Taco Lu's a number of times, but since they moved to their present location we judge the food taste has declined. It's a very busy place due to the inexpensive menu and the ambience is OK.

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Thank Bill H H
Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

We had read about this restaurant on a list of the 15 best places to eat in Florida and when we decided to meet my brother halfway between our two homes, we decided to give TacoLu a try. To start off, the four of us immediately fell in love with the decor of the building both inside and out...lots of... More 

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Thank Jan L
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

Located in an older, locally famous, former southern style restaurant at Jacksonville Beach. Parking is limited but they offer Valet parking. Indoor an outdoor seating available. We were seated quickly. Some tables feel close. Chips were fresh and locally made. Salsa was excellent. We both ordered one fish taco and one bangin' shrimp taco. Shrimp taco had too much batter.... More 

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Thank GRGADA
Jacksonville, Florida
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for Mexican in Jacksonville this is the place. I love eating Mexican so I've been to many restaurants and this place tops it. Recommend any of the fish tacos!

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Thank kanaro
Jacksonville, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

The crowding is a problem for me. The little rooms inside and drunken groups if a army 20 something's yelling over one another at 6 pm in a Friday sucks much of the enjoyment from my dinner. The $10 taco & the cheeseburger taco are delish. The blackened scallop taco is missing something. The pork one with cocacola marinade is... More 

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Thank NotListening81
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Based on the reviews we drove over an hour and a half to eat at TacoLu. It has a great atmosphere, great food and good prices also free valet parking. I would suggest the banging shrimp tacos.Make sure you get the puff pastry desert, so if you're near the beaches or the St John's Town center take an extra 15... More 

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Thank Justin L
St. Johns, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

We went on a Tuesday for lunch. I did find it to be well price. The service was good. I did chooses a chicken dish that was one of their specials, it was good, the salsa was good. It was crowded but had open tables. It is uniquely decorated.

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Thank tedact
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Sounds strange but that's what is it. Great, exotic tacos and the place is always packed. Get there early for dinner or it'll be hard to park and get in. A nice bar area to wait if you're late...

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Thank Mike I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-2606
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-249-8226

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