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6960 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421-6409
+1 423-653-1001
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10:00 - 21:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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109 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was fair, place is a dump that you order from a counter, no waitress service. Annoying music. Won't be back.

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Thank Carolyn W
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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166 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Put on the brakes, people. We keep hearing the word "authentic", but that has generally meant a) ingredients are freshly made; b) they traditionally represent the culture and ethnicity and c) there is a unique fusion and presentation. There beans and tortillas are from a can and package. As a gringo, I had to explain to the lady the many... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Hands down, our favorite authentic Mexican restaurant in Chattanooga! If you are looking for run of the mill American Mexican food, Taco Roc is not your choice. But if you are looking for fresh, authentic Mexican food, then look no further! From the fruity Agua Frescas, to the salsa and condiment bar with onions, cilantro, limes, peppers and an array... More 

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Thank Kristy F
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

They charge for chips, salsa, and refills... It's fairly expensive for what you get... It's suppose to be "authentic" but I couldn't really tell a difference... Not my favorite

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Thank neaton2
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

We first noticed Taco Roc when it was nothing more than a food truck on the side of the road. At lunch time the line of Latin-Americans lined up was a (figurative) mile long. We decided they probably knew a good thing when they tasted one. When Taco Roc opened a permanent location we tried it. The food was indeed... More 

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Thank dmn_good
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

The food was AVERAGE at best. I grew up eating my mother's Mexican cooking, and this food is far from authentic. To be honest the woman who took our order was very rude and seemed bothered that we were there. Couldn't tell if she was having a bad day or is unfortunately just stuck with that look on her face!... More 

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Thank MellowMarshmellow
Temple Terrace, Florida
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

The salsa and guacamole were outstanding. Was a little disappointed in the bbq pork burrito, but I have never had a bbq burrito before. It would have been good if I ordered chicken, beef, or something I was familiar with. The building is not that inviting, but the food makes up for it.

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Thank Chip W
Chattanooga, TN
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126 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

I can't believed I waited so long to come here! Great authentic mexican food just as it should be. No chain restaurant food here. You can tell these folks take pride in their food.

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Thank sacloud
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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593 reviews
446 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

I ate here a couple of years ago and was in the area so I came back and was not disappointed. They have a large menu to select from...I had the #7 Enchiladas, chicken, it comes with rice and refried beans, picture attached. It's very good...they also have a side bar so you can add sauces, onions, peppers or whatever... More 

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Thank CRLoveToTravel
Sewanee, TN
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

We keep going back because the food is good, and very reasonably priced. Taco Roc isn't fancy, but the guacamole is made fresh on-site, the tacos are tasty, and the beer is cold.

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Thank Moon4kat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6960 Lee Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37421-6409
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-653-1001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?