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Herbert's Taco Hut

419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
+1 512-353-7440
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern
419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm not sure where why these other reviewers are saying "the best Mexican food I've ever had." I've had much better. At the suggestion of our waitress I had the Mexican Plate (beef/cheese enchilada, tostada, beef taco, rice & refried beans. It was good but...More

Thank Odie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had lunch there today and it was just ok. I ordered the sour cream chicken enchiladas. They were tortillas filled w/ chicken w/ a green salsa and came with a pkg of sour cream. My husband said his Mexican plate was...More

Thank kdm311
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is small and has a great atmosphere. The food was super good and had really quick service! I had the beef enchiladas and my bf had chicken, we both enjoyed them!

Thank ivycC658YD
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This place is abhorrent, hands down. The service was excruciatingly slow as there was one guy serving during a lunch rush; poor guy. The food was awful, truly terrible Mexican food there's no way all of the awards on the walls are legit or won...More

Thank whit3rs
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I used to frequent Herbert's Taco Hut in the late 80's early 90's. I just happen to wind up in San Marcus this weekend and had the pleasure of eating at Herbert's again. The queso was great and the Herbert's special definitely hit the spot....More

Thank K B
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Loved this little place right off the highway! My son's fiance works in San Marcos, and he promised us a great little place to eat when we visited with him - Herbert's Taco Hut! The food was authentic and flavorful - if we lived here,...More

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great food. Extremely attentive service. Fun atmosphere. Anything breakfast is so tasty! Just go. You won't be disappointed. If you do encounter a short wait, it's worth it!

Thank dineradventurer
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a local landmark! Buses stop for returning Texas State students and alumni! Always friendly staff!

Thank marthak229
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Last time I was here the food was not very good. This visit was much different. The service was excellent. I had a Herbert's Special plate. Great guacamole. The beef taco was perfect. The enchilada gravy here is some of the best I've ever tasted....More

Thank 1twangster
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We would have eaten here a lot in college. You're greeted by the smell of fresh corn tortillas cooking and a frendly face as you enter the very dark dining room from the blinding sun. The food was all good - the crispy tacos, queso,...More

Thank Niki C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 512-353-7440
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