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Taqueria Downtown

236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
+1 201-333-3220
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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“taco” (21 reviews)
“pork” (18 reviews)
“tamales” (8 reviews)
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236 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ 07302-4665
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 8 April 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 2 April 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 18 March 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 18 March 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 14 March 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 14 March 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 4 March 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 19 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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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