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Margaritas Mexican Cafe

2494 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7719
+1 530-544-6907
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (5 reviews)
“tamales” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2494 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7719
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Looking for a place that is relaxed and serves great food without a mob scene? This is the place. Really nice people doing a great job. Chili rellenos and and seafood burrito

Thank bluewaterstjohn
Reviewed 21 September 2017

After our last disappointing visit here a few months ago, we decided to give this long-time favorite another try. We were pleased to find that things are back to their normal high quality. For years this has been the best of the Mexican restaurants in...More

Thank Len T R
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We ate here twice in our recent trip to Lake Tahoe, and both times the food and service was excellent. This is a family restaurant, serving good and authentic Mexican food. Their margaritas are average (but good), their food is excellent, and the service is...More

Thank LagunaMike
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We've been coming to Tahoe for years and always passed Margaritas and wondered about it. Finally, this trip we chose it for dinner and it didn't disappoint. The friendliest staff, a family atmosphere and great food. My hubby had the classic chicken burrito and I...More

Thank scallywag89
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have been eating at this establishment several times a year for many years and were disappointed to find that they have either changed chefs and/or the recipes used in their entrees. The salsa is still excellent, but the dishes we had most recently were...More

Thank Len T R
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Wife and I wanted some Mexican food while visiting Lake Tahoe so we tried Margaritas Mexican Cafe. The food was delicious, fresh and authentic. The salsa was homemade and the flavors was so good. I was hoping for homemade chips but they tasted like store...More

Thank Glock A
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great service, atmosphere, and food. We tried the Tacos, enchiladas, chili relleno and chimichanga. All were excellent. The rice and beans were perfect.

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Everything was great, the menu, the food, the service, the decor and even the musica authentica! The chile relleno was delicious, the nachos were off the chart and they even have Negro Modelo on tap!!

Thank patti_mills24
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great family owned restaurant in South Lake Tahoe. By now I have had the opportunity to try all of the dishes and I have not found one yet that I do not like. Service couldn't get any better. The whole place is wonderful.

Thank rockgirl530
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We have eaten here at least a couple of times a year since they opened 12-15 years ago. It is not fancy, but the food is always hot and fresh, and the service friendly. The food is very good to excellent and the salsa is...More

Thank Len T R
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2494 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-544-6907
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