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Taqueria Mexican Grill

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1359 Locust St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4511
+1 925-932-8987
09:00 - 02:00
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Walnut Creek, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2016

It went through several families over the years, but was always a great mexican eatery near the theatre, and has been missed.

Thank CWillC
Anaheim, California
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2014

If you want a place to get in and out of quickly, with good food and good portions, this is the place. I usually get the tacos, which come with a lot of meat in it, so it is very filling. Good service and a casual atmosphere with TVs so you can watch sports.

Thank Suzanne L
Lafayette, California
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86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2013 via mobile

Look, let's not over think things here. The menu is short and the atmosphere is just OK. But, if you want to grab a good quick bite select from a wide choice of tacos and make your plate. I suggest selecting two or three tacos (my favorite is chicken - protein style). Add a drink to your order, and that's... More 

1 Thank NachaLibre
Bay Area
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Love this restaurant in the heart of Walnut Creek. They have great tacos, burritos, and my favorite is the Torta. This place is under new ownership and I really liked their food. I will be making it my go to place for Mexican Food whenever I'm in Walnut Creek.

Thank Dmex
Walnut Creek, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2011

What happened? This is truly a sad day!!! My favorite local taqueria now looks like a cross between a hospital and an empty mattress showroom with advertisements on the wall!!! My family and I were absolutely horrified when we saw what had happened!!!! There is no Mexican flair whatsoever!!! A totally sterile and bland atmosphere as well as a new... More 

1 Thank TacoNinja74
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Reviewed 14 January 2008

I think it's one of the best in the area!

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1359 Locust St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4511
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-932-8987

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?