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Taqueria Downtown

236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
+1 201-333-3220
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“taco” (21 reviews)
“pork” (18 reviews)
“tamales” (8 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin
236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
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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
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I have been to Taqueria a handful of times and have had a great experience every visit. It is a smaller restaurant but it has a cool outdoor space.Their margaritas and tacos are delicious. I highly recommend visiting this restaurant if you are in the...More

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

If you love tacos and rock this is the place to go... the walls are loaded with lots of pictures of artists, rock n roll etc.. it’s the Friday’s of Tacos! Good food, friendly staff

Thank Marvin E
Reviewed 16 September 2017

STAY AWAY !!!! THE WORST delivery service !!!! Eat24 and this place HAVE NO CUSTOMER SENSITIVITY !!! its the second time that order don't arrive after 1.5hr (and i am 7 blocks away)...all calls to the restaurant and with a long holds and answer like...More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Crowded. White wine served warm. Food was not only cold but I couldn't eat it. It was that bad. But if you like street food knock yourself out. I have had better Mexican food at Taco Bell. It's a small place and very crowded with...More

Thank donnapdr
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Excellent pork carnitas tacos and Bistecca. Service was so-so, the table rocked side to side on the back patio, the music was loud enough to be a dance club. We were there until closing and they definitely wanted us to pay the bill and leave,...More

Thank David H
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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 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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