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Taqueria Downtown

236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
+1 201-333-3220
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“pork” (18 reviews)
“tamales” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
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Reviewed today via mobile

I guess we ordered the wrong food- fish and chicken tacos. Not very impressed as taste was a bit off and really need the sauces for flavoring. I know this is a fav as I always see people outside queuing. It's small inside and has...More

Thank londoncallin2080
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After doing the Statue of Liberty we wanted some real Mexican food so we went across the Hudson and found this gem in Jersey City, it did not disappoint us, we had the Flautas with Beans and Rice, a Torta, a Sincronzada and 2 lengua...More

Thank juan h
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was so disappointed by this place. Ordered from this place prior and was satisfied. Went here yesterday for a business lunch with a reservation. We needed to add individuals to the reservation. The workers here made a HUGE problem about this and made a...More

Thank jasmineajames
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am not a huge fan of Mexican food but If I ever have a craving this is my go to place. Siting could be a light tight , there is always a wait and they don't take reservations but if you are not in...More

Thank Pratyasa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rated best Mexican food in New Jersey. Great drinks too. This place is alittle small on the inside but it has a outdoor space in the back when the weather is nice. Parking can be tricky. One of our favorites!

Thank Rita2rock
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome margaritas and very good nachos. Loved it for their drinks. Very small place so usually crowded over the weekends. And long waiting periods. Says everything about the place. Though. Less vegetarian options. Add more.

Thank iamanusha
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick lunch while working in the area...quick service, excellent tacos...I had pork and fish...salsa and chips were great and the guacamole was delicious. Will definitely return when I’m in the area...Margaritas looked great I’ll try one on my next visit.

Thank Rookieoftheyear
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We order for only Margaritas and tacos. Combo is simply the best in town. My all time favourite is Lamb Taco. Shame they don’t have any other lamb dish. Waiting sometime can be long but absolutely worth is. We go there once a month atleast...More

Thank Rkarakoti
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is the real Southern California experience, not the usual Northeastern immitation Tex Mex we get here. Perfect South of the Border atmosphere, especially the back courtyard. Great margaritas, and staple dishes, with full portions. There can be a wait for a table, but it's...More

Thank Sean T
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Grabbed some takeaway tacos from this little bar and restaurant and was pleasantly surprised. Whilst I did not get a chance to dine in, the place was full and super busy. Takeaway took 10 mins and the tacos were small but very tasty and only...More

Thank paulgreyn0lds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-333-3220
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