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Taqueria Guadalajar

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640 W Covell Blvd, Suite E, Davis, CA 95616-1064
+1 530-297-4000
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Davis, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for affordable authentic Mexican, check TG out. The food is excellent, the price is great and the salsa and chips are homemade and excellent. The ambience is basic but great for a quick meal - or order to take out. Worth checking out.

Thank hojay88
California, USA
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Clean, friendly, efficient, and delicious freshly prepared food. They do catering also. Lots of native Mexicans also chose here so that tells you the food is authentic.

Thank joyoftraveling
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Our son and his friends grew up on the super giant burrito. My husband and I can always find exactly what each of us feels like here. I like the tostadas Al pastor or ceviche, he likes the huevos con chorizo. Sometimes we will share a torta, warm and freshly grilled, delicious on a cold day. The takeout is fast... More 

Thank Melinda Z
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Huge portions of authentic, delicious food (the usual entrees) go with a great salsa bar and unlimited chips to make this a local favorite.

Thank Alvin R
Bellevue, Idaho
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2014

The Taqueria Guadalajara is the standard for Mexican cuisine in Davis California. I have eaten most of the menu items and have yet to find anything to complain about. The servings are ample, the taste is great and the personnel are friendly and accommodating. Each day there is a dinner special so good that you will go every day of... More 

Thank Bill L
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1,038 reviews
427 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2014

Comparing this to SoCal fast Mexican food this cannot stand up ... it is popular because there is not much competition ... I would skip this place if I was in Davis and try more of the local/UCD favorites in Downtown Davis.

Thank METRUN360
Los Angeles
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116 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2014

Good quality, flavorful food at a very reasonable price. The salsa bar is a nice bonus. Feels a lot like being in Mexico. The family (I assume it's family run) that operates Taqueria Guadalajar seems to take real pride in their business. The service is polite and friendly. Overall, far better than you might expect for a quick serve Mexican... More 

Thank Eastonlow
Fair Oaks, California
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237 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2013

I've eaten here several times while working in Davis. It's quick and good. I tend to overdo it on the chips and salsa though!

Thank rjbouch
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576 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 380 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013

This is a great taqueria with really authentic choices. Lots so choices! Great Barbacoa and lots of fish choices complemented by a wonderful clean salsa bar? Always busy and always fresh. Something for everyone.

Thank Gemma'smum
Tahoe, California
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013

Really great food. Order at the counter, get a number and they bring it to you. Got in right at 5PM and there was only one person in front of us. Had tacos, tostadas, fajitas, rice beans and all. With drinks it was still well under $25. Really great salsa bar to add lots of neat flavors to the chips... More 

Thank Flyboy22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 W Covell Blvd, Suite E, Davis, CA 95616-1064
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Davis
  • Phone Number: +1 530-297-4000

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