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Chavez SuperMarket Taqueria

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46 5th Ave, Redwood City, CA 94063-3602
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Edina, Minnesota
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Chavez Supermarket in Redwood City, CA is just what the name says, a full service supermarket, that caters to a primary Latino (but evolving) neighborhood. What makes it special is its takeout Taqueria, the best in town. I can't say that as a local since I am from Minnesota but visit family in the area here often and this is... More 

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Redwood City, California
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59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I remembered the tacos from Chavez being quite tasty so I went to pick up tacos for dinner. Turns out each basic taco (tortilla, 1.2oz meat, salsa, cilantro and onion) is a whopping $2.99 a piece, which means I paid over $32 for 9 tacos. What is worse, when I got home and tried the tacos, the meat was tough,... More 

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Thank VeNuSeena
Redwood City
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152 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I used to live right around the corner from this place and the tacos and burritos are the best in all of the south part of the county

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Thank Ammo68
West Menlo Park, California
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

Having grown up in the Mexican restaurant business I have high expectations. This place was average. Everyone told me to try it. I will find a better place. I went here with 4 adults and two young children. Fish tacos were over cooked. Al pastor tacos were overseasoned. Carnitas were okay just a little chewy from sitting in a warmer... More 

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Thank wawa1910
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

We love going to this market. We have been going there for a couple of years now. Their food is always fresh and always excellent. They have never let us down. It's a one stop shop. You can find everything you need there. We love stopping there when we are passing through town to get our food fix. Stop by... More 

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Thank Bythelightofthemoon
Camp Hill, United States
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014

For a traveler from Pennsylvania, it was nivce to get more authentic Mexican food. The burritos were great, as were the tacos. It's a good spot to stop for a quick lunch.

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Thank Kyle Andrew D
Houston, Texas, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

I split the breakfast burrito with a co-worker, that's how big it is. It was delicious. They have a nice selection of other Mexican breakfast items as well.

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Thank Sherrie G
Redwood City, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

good burritos and Mexican food employees nice i go there for lunch efficient service nice atmosphere it is inside a super market go inside for a nice meal

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Thank allan1818
Lemoore, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2014

Right across the street from the Best Western, food tasted good & plenty of it, good prices. Inside the supermarket so you can kill two birds. No atmosphere to speak of, just tables & chairs inside a supermarket.

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Thank jjbeng
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

I've been going to chavez my entire life. I very rarely find something just as good for the same price. They are authentic and delicious. It has remained my favorite go to taqueria for 20 years. The employees are nice and fast with the food. Prices are decent depending on what you get.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 5th Ave, Redwood City, CA 94063-3602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
Description
located in the Chavez Supermarket

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