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Jimboy's Tacos

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700 E 2nd St, Reno, NV 89502-1019
+1 775-329-8288
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Ravendale
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have been eating here for year. Chicken tacos are to die for as well as beef tacos. Beyond them the rest of the menu is average or less. We use to drive all the way to Reno or Sacramento just for the tacos. YUMMMMMM

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Thank Gary B
Incline Village, Nevada
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195 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time trying Jimboys Tacos. Not bad. I got the beef enchilada and taco combinations plate. The beans and rice were good and the red sauce on the enchilada was very good. The Tacos are good and cheap. The service was fast and the restaurant was kept clean. Quick cheap eats.

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Thank Smckslimmy
Reno, Nevada
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I tried this place last Friday, February 3, 2017. I had 3 shredded beef tacos, a shredded beef enchilada, and a drink, which cost me $17 and change (ouch!), which I thought was a bit expensive for what I had ordered. The tacos were unusual, as the soft corn tortilla "shell" was coated in a grated/powdered cheese somewhat like Parmesan.... More 

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Thank Randy_Faulk
Splendora
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Authentic recipes at very reasonable prices. Good variety of salsas and you won't leave hungry!Carnitas tacos were tasty with chopped cilantro and onion!

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Thank Martha G
Pinole, California
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Steve loves Jimboy's Tacos. The place is clean; the staff is friendly; the food is hot and tasty! Prices are easy on the pocket. Better than Taco Bell. Place has daily specials. When we were there, we saw a couple police cars in the drive thru

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Thank cnm0m
Modesto, California
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223 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015

I wrote a review on this Jimboys two years ago. The tacos with Parmesan cheese on the outside,burritos and nachos were still amazing. Jim boy's must have listened because they have since remodeled and made the dining area larger.A very nice touch,but the taco are what brings me back!!!

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Thank Yosemitesteve
Orlando, Florida
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163 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

On a visit to Reno and out looking for a place to eat outside the downtown area, Saw JimBoy's Taco and the cars outside and thought 'Ah, must be good.' We weren't wrong! Had beef tacos - lovely fried shell soft enough to bend but not break when you bit into it, enough meet and cheese to fill. Very tasty!... More 

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Thank aw0rld2travel
Dublin, California
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169 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

When in Reno, we always stop by Jimboy's for Tacos. They are very different than Taco Bell, or any other taco place. Go try it, you will not be disappointed.

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Thank vacationsalot
Lahaina, Hawaii
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I grew up in South Lake Tahoe, we have always loved Jimboys, since at least 1969, They have a different style of taco. But always delicious. The bean and cheese burritos are great.I It is a great place to bring kids, the prices are very reasonable,for a family&they have Taco Tuesday's most of the time.

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Thank Denise L
Reno, Nevada
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188 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

Service was not good. Screwed up my order to start. Have to be honest, I did not expect anything good from this place but a friend who knows my love tacos insists I try it. Well I confess a darn good taco. I think them over priced but dang good taste and I will be back. Had the carne asada... More 

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Thank RenoNVUS

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Fast food, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 E 2nd St, Reno, NV 89502-1019
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-329-8288

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