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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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Mexican, Latin
236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great staff, music, food, atmosphere and drinks. Go to place for Mexican food in downtown Jersey City. Don't miss this gen.

Thank dguiducci
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Tacos and tortas were great. Very small place and wait line is often very long. There is another one by Grove St. station which is mostly for to go. However, there are some seats where you can eat.

Thank YS K
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

This little gem cranks out home made tortillas delicious salsas reasonable pricing and redic tacos no Idea why they don’t have chicken tacos . Can wait to go back and try the happy hour bloody Mary’s and the rest of the menu

Thank Gregory R
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

This establishment has great Tacos but absolutely exorbitant priced Margaritas and cocktails. Recently while at this establishment 4 Margaritas cost 60.00 $. This is absolutely highway robbery. It’s higher priced than most Mexican restaurants in Manhattan.

Thank hughb997
Reviewed March 18, 2018 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 March 17, 2018 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
Reviewed March 13, 2018 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 March 13, 2018

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 March 4, 2018 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 December 18, 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
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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 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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