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Taqueria El Jaliciense

2013 10th Ave N, Texas City, TX 77590-5481
+1 409-945-8997
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“tacos” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
2013 10th Ave N, Texas City, TX 77590-5481
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place. Probably the closest to eating in Mexico Ill ever get. Great waitresses and even better food. I like weekend evenings when they have live musicians serenading at tables. Never had to wait for a table. But they are always busy. Regardless...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This is probably one of the best Mexican restaurants we have eaten in, the fajitas were really good and freshly cooked and the seasoning was great. The customer service was really good and attentive to all our customers needs, restrooms were clean and they have...More

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Service was prompt on a Saturday for lunch. Chips are thicker than I like and sauce was good. Shrimp Fajitas were quite good with lots of onion, a few red & green peppers on a blazing hot plate. It was nice to bring home enough...More

Thank TXSher
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Ate here three times now. Service excellent. Food flavor fantastic. Avoid the fajita beef, it has been consistently too tough to chew.

Thank Jkolarik
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Everytime I visit Texas I stopped at this place 2 to 4 times a week. Breakfast lunches and dinners are all good. At reasonable prices.

Thank Dorathy P
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The people there are so friendly and pleasant; food is very good. The atmosphere is pleasant. Try this place for what I feel might the closest item to original Mexican food and flare.

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Although fairly busy, service was very prompt and friendly. Food inexpensive and was good. Well come back and try dinner.

Thank lovnlivnnalaska
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Our favorite place to eat every time we go to the coast. Always great food with good service. Good chips and salsa. I have never been disappointed here. I personally have been eating here for 21 years

Thank kerbydarwin
Reviewed 4 January 2017

They are quick, cheap and tasty. family friendly and great for late nights. Kids enjoy the tacos and tortas.

Thank skluna
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a local favorite. We have eaten there in the past, but were turned off when we saw bugs. We decided to give it another try. The place is still not very clean, but the food is still good. Personally, I just can't...More

Thank Pam A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2013 10th Ave N, Texas City, TX 77590-5481
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Texas City
  • Phone Number: +1 409-945-8997
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