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TacoLu

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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1712 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
+1 904-249-8226
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

We arrived shortly before noon and the place was already getting a crowd. Outside tables had a 30 min. wait but we were seated immediately inside. Our server was great and took time answering our questions as this was our first time. The atmosphere was casual and fun. My husband and I each had two tacos - he chose The... More 

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Thank CasualTraveler2009
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Food was great, very creative and it is where the locals go. Because it is so good it can get pretty busy so go early if you need to get in and out...but it is still with any wait. Parking could be easier but hey it is busy for a reason. I definitely recommend TacoLu!

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Thank SteepleJack25
Fort Worth, Texas
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Worst food ever. Nothing has flavor. The green rice stuff is disgusting. The fish tacos had to small cubes of fish. Over priced horrible service worse food.

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Thank navywife2001
Jacksonville, Florida
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82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We have heard about TacoLu for a while, finally had the chance to go. What a disappointment !! While the service was good and server friendly and efficient, the food was terrible, the drink average. There was definitely MSG in the food - I ended up with a migraine and extremely thirsty. I'm very puzzled why would people rate this... More 

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Thank Roberto32225
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, delicious food. Mexican street corn is a must & every type of taco cooked to perfection! Love their margaritas! There's a reason for the wait, folks - but it's worth every blasted second!

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Thank Alex S
Brooklyn
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

It was a Wednesday night so I wondered why there was a twenty minute wait but as we waited .outdoors in a little garden area, we caught the lively vibe from other guests. The menu, although not extensive, was varied..something for everyone. We had the best street corn, so-tasty scallop & avocado taco & carnitas and a delicious flan for... More 

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Thank ballykis38
Saint Augustine, Florida
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

If your looking for atmosphere an endless supply of tequila and ala cart tacos this is the place for you some of the tacos are hit or miss I had 2 bang bang shrimp tacos and 2 Mahi tacos the Mahi were bland and not very tasty the bang bang were delicious and spicy I had the Mexican corn as... More 

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Thank shaynacarlson
Jacksonville Beach, Florida, USA
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74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Went for a drink with 3 friends. It is definitely a people place! If you want quiet this is not the place for you but if you want to feel alive with excellent drinks and appetizers then this is worth the visit!

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Thank ESS2011
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and service was excellent. We had to wait about 40 minutes for a table for 6 at lunch time on a Sunday afternoon but the hostess was friendly and efficient and they have a texting service. The menu offers great flavors and the prices are quite reasonable. Between the 6 of us we ordered 5 different types of... More 

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Thank Kelly H
Saint Augustine, Florida
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100 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Can’t imagine someone in the Jacksonville Beach having not gone to Taco Lu’s at least once, but if there is a hermit out there here goes. I was an avid goer to the old site of Taco Lu, but have not found the parking lot to have a space for my car since they moved. That tells you something. Today... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-249-8226

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