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Maria's Mexican Tacos

13483 Bowman Rd, Auburn, CA 95603
+1 530-823-8540
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“torta” (2 reviews)
“horchata” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 21:00All hours
13483 Bowman Rd, Auburn, CA 95603
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Reviews (34)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking is ample. The property is old but very clean. Service is good. Food is fresh. Well seasoned. From the burritos to tacos to enchiladas to sopas. Good food, good value.

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You are taking a risk if you stop here to eat. The exterior is such that I was surprised this place was even open for business. It is set far back from the street in a desolate parking lot, and a pit bull was running...More

Thank JenInCalif
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Mexican food in town. Tortas are great , burritos are for two great food. Great food, if u blink u miss the place

Thank N-fern-0
Reviewed 19 May 2017

You won't find better Mexican food served by nicer people for such a great price anywhere else. Make sure you get the fruit filled churros, too!

Thank B5391KLmaryl
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We tried their food truck while at Knee Deep Brewery. It was ok. Took about 15 minutes. Prices were a little high. The tacos were good. The nachos used a fake cheese out of a can or at least that is what it seemed like....More

Thank Will G
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We ate at Maria's for the first time. This is a very no frills food establishment. You order from the counter and serve yourself for chips, forks, etc. The table are wood picnic type. It really reminded me of small restaurants in Mexico, which is...More

Thank travelingones
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I read some of the negative reviews and can't understand them. I have eaten here at least a dozen times and maybe even 20 and I've always gotten the best carnitas tacos and carne asada burritos ever. Maria is fantastic and her granddaughter is as...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Tacos! We've been eating Maria's tamales when she was making them and pies at Machado Orchards. Then tacos out of the trailer. Now we continue to eat tacos and tamales. I love the horchada

Thank Roxie K
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Well it is an average place to eat i thought it would be a good time to sit and enjoy, they try and keep it clean food was kinda bland but ok.

Thank Moises M
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Maria's taco is one of the best mexican restaurants in the area and for miles. Maria is in the back cooking away most days. She is so friendly and will make experience memorable. It's Auburn hidden gem. A most stop by and have a meal.

Thank ABC2575
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13483 Bowman Rd, Auburn, CA 95603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-823-8540
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