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Tuco's Taqueria Garaje

€€ - €€€Mexican, ,
416 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016-3623
+1 540-682-8636
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pork tacos” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
416 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016-3623
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there for dinner with my wife while visiting Roanoke; place was packed on a week night and had to wait; excellent move on our part since tacos, quesadillas and tequila were great at very affordable prices; a great experience and one that we strongly...More

Thank rschnorb
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey friend, we are so glad you and your wife gave us a try! It's always a pleasure serving guests for the first time and getting to blow them away with our tacos and tequila. We look forward to seeing you both again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have passed this place a number of times and wandered if it was any good. Well, I finally stopped by and had a couple of tacos and a few beers. All I can say is: Damn good eats! I loved everything about it: the...More

Thank plukas
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your first visit with us! We look forward to the opportunity to serve you again, soon we hope =)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Parked in lot next to TTG. Seated promptly. Booth in Dining Room away from bar area. Brian was our server. He was excellent. Ordered house and jalapeño margaritas and chips & salsa, queso dip, guacamole. Dinner was two shrimp specials. The four of us split...More

Thank ejm99
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey, thanks for leaving us a great review! We are so glad you liked our jalapeno margaritas and the chip starter. 😋 Yum! Come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a great restaurant for lunch with great food and great prices. Both the tacos and the quesadillas excellent. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank pjkiss
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

We appreciate your awesome review. Its always great to hear that our tacos and quesadillas are excellent. See you again soon!

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Had intended to stop here for a ehile now. Found myself downtown with a couple of hours to kill at lunch time, so why not? I had blackened tuna (3) and a Deschutes IPA. Fantastic. Great to find tacos this good that I don't have...More

Thank Mark W
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Mark, thanks for the amazing review and recommendation! We're glad that you stopped in to enjoy our Pescado tacos and Deschutes IPA. Come back to see us again soon.

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Good, fresh and fast. Went an hour before closing on a rainy Sunday, so not too many people. Food was great and server was friendly and adept. Uncovered patio would be nice in better weather. Would definitely return!

Thank kdfowler
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

We're so glad you stopped in on Sunday night to enjoy our menu and service. Thanks for leaving us a 5 star review! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I ordered the nachos, with the meat on the side since I'm vegetarian, and they were very good: The ranch/cheese sauce they use is unique and tasty. The rest of my table got tacos and we had a great time. There was a large selection...More

Thank Katharine R
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

We're glad you enjoyed our nachos and tacos, Katharine. Thanks for the great review! Hopefully, we'll see you again for one of our tasty margaritas.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

I came to Tuco's for dinner and drinks after a day of hiking and loved the casual, yet trendy atmosphere. Our waiter was appropriately attentive throughout our entire visit and never made us feel rushed, even though we socialized for a long time after our...More

Thank kap322
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks so much for leaving us a great review and feedback. We're glad you loved our tacos as much as we do, and we hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Tuco's was a very nice place for lunch. The service was very good, and the food was delicious!! Order a taco or two or three by way you'd like. Or a quesadilla with chips and salsa! Mmmmm. Next time I'll go for the tequila, maybe....More

Thank OhBetsy
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed our lunch and service. See you again soon.

Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is our kind of place. Casual vibe, friendly service, reasonable prices, and food that has benefited from innovation and care. All three of our tacos were prepared in the traditional style and served in a double layer of freshly made soft corn tortillas. And,...More

Thank Mike O
Lindsay P, Guest Relations Manager at Tuco's Taqueria Garaje, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Mike, we love your 5 star review. We're so glad you enjoyed our tacos and ensalada. Thanks for stopping by to leave your feedback, and we hope to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Salem Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24016-3623
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-682-8636
  • E-mail
Description
Tuco's is all about modern Latin American food, inventive spirits with select ingredients organically grown on-site, and more than 90 tequilas and mezcals served up to your liking at our industrial-style bar.
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