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Tijuana Flats

1720 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32603-1839
+1 352-692-3093
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
4 Feb 2018
“Not as good as other locations”
11 Jun 2017
“Best Service Available”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
1720 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32603-1839
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I've loved the Tijuana Flats that I went to in Jacksonville and Sarasota, but this one has a different menu, which isn't as good. They don't have the different sized burritos--you just get the one size. I got the vegetarian with black and refried beans....More

Thank lizardtiff
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Not only was the food very, very good but the service was outstanding! They go above and beyond to keep your drinks filled after your food is delivered and when we asked for a lid and bag to take our guacamole and chips with us...More

Thank ScottL3415
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Fresh food, made to order, never a bad experience here and I eat here often enough! My local TF never disappoints me. Even an occasional error (I generally take out) is promptly corrected.

Thank RaSant78
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The service is always friendly and after coming regularly for a few weeks they learned my name. The food is just as good as the service which is better than the Tijuana's back home which isn't nearly as good. I highly recommend this location.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Probably needs to be a rating between average and Very good but since this isn't full service but they still provided good service despite that rate it at very good. Would definitely go back and try more things.

Thank john g
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Does not stick out for good or bad. Service is great as usual and food is up to par with the other locations if you are familiar.

Thank James N
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I'm a huge Tijuana fan. I love this place. It was a college favorite and it's still one of my favorite places for Tex Mex. Their queso is awesome. Their everything is so good. From their burritos, to tacos, to their bowls. I love it...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Got two gift certificates for this place at 10.00 each. They fed me and my son with leftovers for the next day and money left over. The staff is knowledgeable about the sauces which range from sweet to really hot. We tried most of the...More

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Friendly staff, great menu choices and and tasty homemade sauces. Taco Tuesday....chicken taco on soft white flour tortilla:-) Funky atmosphere, free drink refills.

Thank 00GMF
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

A quick 5 min. walk from Ben Griffin stadium. Went with friends from work. Everything is extremely fresh. They say the don't have a microwave or a freezer. Tacos, burritos, and more. Quick, easy, healthy under 6-10 dollar meal. LOVE the Mahi Tacos. Fish is...More

Thank OnTheRoadAgain38654
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1720 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32603-1839
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-692-3093
Every Tijuana Flats meal is MADE TO ORDER with the freshest ingredients that are prepped the same day you enjoy them. We're even up early scratch making our chips, tortillas, queso, guac and salsa. Always have, always will. No microwaves or freezers Vegetarian, lard-free beans No canned foods EVER ZERO trans-fat cooking oil Hormone-free chicken, pork & steak
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