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Taqueria Jalisco

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1634 Rossville Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37408-1908
11:00 - 20:00
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Mon 11:00 - 19:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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383 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent Mexican restaurant..... .very authentic...it is a hole-in-the-wall.....do not be deceived..the food is the best with many choices....the tacos are the best in town.....other menu items are equally as good....this is a great place for lunch...your guests would enjoy

Thank hcohn31
San Antonio, Texas
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220 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Super cute place that reminds of San Antonio. The food is fresh and very tasty, the salsa excellent. I would have given 5 stars but even thou I speak some Spanish the communication did not go well and I didn't get what I ordered, but it was still very good.

Thank nancy t
Rossville, Georgia
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Haven't been in a while but recall their fish tacos being wonderful. They used to be a food truck. Need to get back there again.

Thank Remy D
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I have had food from Taqueria Jalisco, but only from their food truck. Everything I ate from the truck was really good food. Only I think that the actual restaurant is even better. This is a pretty small place with nothing very fancy. The menu is not huge, but there is plenty to select from. I ordered a Huarache con... More 

Thank Lawrence M
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67 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This tiny restaurant boasts some real, authentic Mexican food. Street tacos are my favorite. The kitchen is a taco truck attached to the side of building. They speak little English, but are very courteous and professional. Loved the small quaint feel and everything was clean and nice. We ordered an array of food, from the street tacos to tortes. We... More 

Thank Ejlane18
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I really enjoyed their food. It's very good and some of the best Tacos i've had in TN. It's a small little place. Nothing fancy. The staff was really kind to my and my family. I got chorizo tacos and carne asada tacos. I came back the next day because I loved it so much. If your looking for some... More 

Thank Jonathan O
Panama City, Florida
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1,264 reviews
690 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 532 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I liked that they serve traditional food and not Tex-Mex. Their tacos and tortes were the real deal. Our kids loved the simple tacos with rice an beans. Great chips and salsa too. Kid friendly with nice service. Small seating areas so large groups would be tough. We'd eat lunch here again for sure.

Thank Rather_Nomadic
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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383 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Had lunch with a friend....strictly Mexican cuisine...everything on menu is very good...start wth chips & salsa...pick Tacos or anything else of your choosing..usually crowded for good reason

Thank hcohn31
Atlanta, Georgia
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

First we sat down in the back . It was cold. So we waited for a table in the front. It was warm. The service was pretty friendly . The food was just ok . Nothing bad to write. Nothing wow.

Thank jg716
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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383 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

My granddaughter returned today on Thanksgiving break from college. We walked the new section of Riverwalk in the old Wheland Foundry area...beautiful weather...then lunch at Taqueria...one of our favorite lunch spots...very authentic Mexican food...many,many choices...very reasonably priced

Thank hcohn31

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1634 Rossville Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37408-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: 4235093430

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