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Taqueria San Jose

1800 Prescott Rd Ste Q, Modesto, CA 95350-2560
+1 209-526-6120
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good46%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jun 2017
“Great authentic food”
26 Sep 2016
“Sooo good! ”
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
1800 Prescott Rd Ste Q, Modesto, CA 95350-2560
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We live in San Jose and were in Modesto for personal business. Needed a quick lunch. I spotted taqueria San Jose and stopped on a whim Great authentic food. Menu and signage in Spanish and English. Nice variety and tasty salsa bar. I had carnitas...More

Thank Mevashenk
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Been going here for ages! Great food and prices. The salsa bar is also yummy! It's located next to In Shape Health Club, so it's a great post workout place.

Thank StanCoLove
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Very good food and affordable. Always packed so you know it's good everyone keeps coming back! We've stopped here a few times and will keep going back.

Thank alma v
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I like San Jose restaurant because it is easy to locate and not far from the freeway. I indulge in the super nacho's it come with a mountain of shredded beef,pork or chicken also beans chips and sides if ordered.

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 23 December 2013

BEST carnitas I've ever had! I always order two carnitas tacos with only green sauce and cheese. Squeeze some lime on them, and it's amazing! I find a lot of places leave their carnitas soggy, but TSJ crisps them up on the flat grill, so...More

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 15 May 2013

This is one of those reliable, authentic taqueiras that always deliver. I like the tacos but when I feel really hungry I get the nachos grande. I pull off half the meat and save it for another meal. I can never finish those.

Thank Destiny G
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I meet a friend here for breakfast occasionally. While I wish they had breakfast tacos, they will accommodate anything I ask for...egg tacos? no problem. The staff is very personable and friendly. In my humble opinion, they make the best shrimp cocktails around!

Thank PDStanley
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Our family came across this Restaurant on Coffee rd Modesto, 21 years ago. We have a large family, so eating out was a true treat. This affordable, quality restaurant (both of them).

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 8 June 2012

good clean, the menudo is good, burritos huge, fresh salsas,

Thank mamasita1967
Reviewed 7 March 2012

This is our favorite Mexican restaurant in Modesto. There are two Taqueria San Jose's, the one on Coffee is good, but the one on Prescott is Excellent. Prescott location has a lot of room in the dining room. They have two t.v.'s playing same show,...More

Thank Zu S
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  • Address: 1800 Prescott Rd Ste Q, Modesto, CA 95350-2560
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Modesto
  • Phone Number: +1 209-526-6120
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