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Herbert's Taco Hut

419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
+1 512-353-7440
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Southwestern
419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a 45 minute wait, we were stuck in a corner almost sharing a table with the next guests. The food was hot, but was not good. The queso had a foul odor and tasted terrible. All of the food was ok, but nothing special....More

Thank JaneB0404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On 5/24/18 I came to the restaurant and ordered 2 cheese enchilada dinners to go. When my order was ready, and as paid the check, I asked if chips and salsa were in the bag. The cashier said, "No, they don't come with the order."...More

Thank atexscot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best Tex-Mex I’ve had! My favorite is the Chicken Flour Burrito. The chicken is tender and the gravy is awesome. Their enchilada plates are great too. Even my picky eater loves coming here. The sweet tea is the best, I always ask for a glass...More

Thank DawnWalker85
Reviewed 13 May 2018

On our first night visiting my brother in Fischer he drove us down to San Marcos for dinner at Herbert's Taco Hut. a modest little restaurant that had people lined up out the door. After having dinner I knew why! I had a plate of...More

Thank mike w
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Herbert’s gets a lot of style points for staying true to its 70’s vibe. The little grocery store next door is like a trip to the local bait shop from my childhood. Our server was very helpful with the quirky menu and returned often to...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Encouraged by good reviews, we went to Herbert's Taco Hut. This restaurant is very popular, and despite the building being surprisingly large, we had to wait (we arrived at 1 p.m. on a Thursday, but couldn't be seated until 1:30). We ordered the daily special--...More

Thank DSNAustin
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We were recently in town for business and wanted Mexican food for dinner. We searched TripAdvisor and found Herbert’s. It’s a few blocks off the interstate and was a busy place, even for a weeknight. We waited about 15 minutes for a table. It’s small...More

Thank twerpies3
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We were in San Marcos for our granddaughter’s softball tournament, heard the food at Herbert’s was wonderful, we decided to give it a try. Long line, people in line assured us it was worth the wait, we waited. We were seated 25 minutes after we...More

Thank Sandie B
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I went here with my nephew, who had gone to college in San Marcos and had eaten here many times during his undergrad days. They had a crowd early on a Friday evening, so we had to wait a short while, maybe ten minutes, and...More

Thank mikefF2556WW
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Every time we travel to San Marcos, we make a point to stop at Herbert's Taco Hut. Everything is so tasty and authentic here. The salsa is home made and fresh, the enchiladas are great along with just about everything else on the menu. You...More

Thank Scott B
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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