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Restaurant Taqueria El Jarocho

1138 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-4536
+1 215-463-2020
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11 May 2015
“One of the best fairly priced authentic food so far....”
12 Nov 2014
“Bit of a dive, but great Mexican food”
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1138 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-4536
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Reviewed 12 May 2015

I've tried several restaurants in s philly area and this is one of the best ones. Their flan is delicious. The retried beans are good. Had the shrimp burrito and I've also had steak tacos both have been good. The prices are decent too.

Thank Susie706
Reviewed 12 November 2014

El Jarocho is a great neighborhood Mexican restaurant. The restaurant does not look like much, but the food will win you over. After a long day of moving furniture, my fiance and I slumped down in one of their tables for some much-needed sustenance. They...More

Thank HankScorpi0
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I am from Mexico. I am writing this review after I just wrote my review for the El Rey restaurant, which was a total disappointment. But this place, without all the upscale hipstersy of El Rey, serves real Mexican food and if you go there...More

Thank JoelVargas
Reviewed 29 July 2014

The food is delicious. Portions are large. But when it's busy, the service can be very slow. The staff is small and they are taking care of the restaurant customers and phone orders at the same time. When the phone orders get busy, the customers...More

Thank kesslink
Reviewed 20 November 2013

If you want authentic, this is the place to go. Tacos, burritos and entrees are all very good. Might be a little tough to get to and parking isn't the easiest but it's worth it.

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Pequea, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 July 2009

Satisfactory, but nothing special. The tacos were kinda bland and it's more expensive than Taqueria Veracruzano at 10th and Washington.

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Reviewed 9 June 2009

El Jaracho is a cheap, authentic, hole-in-the-wall place in South Philly on the corner of 13th and Washington. You can't miss with the enchiladas or tacos. I've seen The dips that they serve with tortilla chips are great. Service is super quick (food comes out...More

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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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  • Address: 1138 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-4536
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 215-463-2020
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