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Ruchi's Taqueria

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5201 Richmond Ave Ste 3, Houston, TX 77056-7500
+1 713-621-3088
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Chicago, Illinois
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Decent food but nothing exceptional. Staff friendly and provided good service and it's open 24 hours.

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Thank D W
Mexico City, Mexico
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372 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Being from Mexico, I know what to look for in a Mexican restaurant. This is the closest I've ever seen in Houston. Very tasteful, friendly service and ambience. Very reasonable prices. 24/7. Can you ask for more??

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Irving, Texas
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Now, this title gets thrown around a lot that it has lost some of its value when used to describe people, places, food, etc. Yet, this is the perfect description I can use to describe Ruchi's. After dancing for a long period of time, a friend and local from Houston said we had to come hear for the best tacos... More 

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Thank Xavier_Tito
Columbus, Ohio
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134 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

This was not the best breakfast taco I have had by far but the tortilla as good. Friendly service and quick. Prices the same as a fast food taco and you get to sit and chill. Nice to know they are open 24/7. It is on par with a Mexican Denny's.

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Thank Julia B
Houston, Texas
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2014

The food at Ruchi's isn't spectacular. It isn't bad either. But their green salsa is my crack cocaine. I can't even describe how much I love this stuff. I don't know if it's tomatillos that make it taste so special, but whatever it is, I can't get enough of it. That said, don't expect a great atmosphere at Ruchi's, and... More 

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Thank Alfonso M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2013

We went there and the food was great, but unfortunately there were three men that were noisy and obviously very drunk, as they were being obnoxious and cursing very loudly. We switched seats across the restaurant to get away from them and we were clearly disturbed, but the waitresses were disturbed as well and they didn't do anything to try... More 

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Thank coolkatg
Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2013

great place to get taco's and margaritas late night. Kinda dirty but who cares if you are drunk. Location is central and the prices are very reasonable. I will be back!!!!!!!

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Thank Steven D
Monterrey, Mexico
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110 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2012

The food quality is very good. It's open pretty late. It's a great option for a late night dinner. Clean, great service, affordable.

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Thank Felipe R
Dallas, TX
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2012

I got into Houston very late, and very hungry. I was staying at a hotel around the corner from Ruchi's and the desk clerk recommended it. I was skeptical, but she said it was really good, so I tried it. Man, am I glad I did. I had a huarache with stewed chicken, which was super cheap, and very filling.... More 

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Thank leylacheri
Corpus Christi, Texas
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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Go here on weekends late , they are open 24 hours . And also have gone in my lunch hour with time to spare. They have good food, their beef fajita nachos are the best, and reasonably priced!

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Thank adriana s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5201 Richmond Ave Ste 3, Houston, TX 77056-7500
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-621-3088

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