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Herbert's Taco Hut

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All reviews cheese enchiladas tortillas carne guisada combo plate tex mex hot sauce fast service hole in the wall free chips and salsa best mexican food in town have eaten here great salsa local favorite small restaurant the river worth the wait lunch specials
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Herbert's is a mainstay of San Marcos, and definitely an experience not to be missed. They have quite literally the BEST cheese enchiladas ever! The hot sauce is really tasty, too!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank luvbug1975
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for dinner at Herbert's because it was close and had pretty good reviews on TripAdvisor. After eating there, we're not sure why they rank so high. This is a fast & cheap Tex-Mex joint that reminded us of a Poncho's (without the buffet)....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TimandKayla
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

As a native Texan, this restaurant reminds me of my childhood—this is genuine Tex-Mex!!! The food is fresh and delicious, and the service is always fast and friendly. As it is a relatively small place, there is sometimes a short wait, but it is worth...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ngpereda
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Fantastic Beef enchilada. Salsa great too. Passed this place tons of times till someone told us it was the destination for Tex mex in San Marcos. A town that has a plethora of Mexican food places. I will be back.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank texanfirst
Reviewed 1 February 2019

For a place to have been around so long, I expected much better food. We were too late for their lunch specials and too early for their dinner specials (only a 25 cent price difference, but we weren't allowed to order those items at either...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TBRatl
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Was in San Marcos for a visit and sought out the place I used to go when I was in college all the time. Man this place is still great! Food is fabulous. Trip down memory Kane!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kimberlyeddy
Reviewed 22 January 2019

Hadn't eaten here in about 20 years when we used to live in San Marcos. Still a great place for cheese enchiladas with rice and refried beans. Their salsa is outstanding. Wonderful local atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Judy I
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Visiting from out of town and Herbert's was highly recommended. The free chips and spicy salsa were nice. Our server let us know the enchiladas were their specialty and he was spot on. I usually prefer corn tortillas but they make the flour tortillas in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lam5172018
Reviewed 8 January 2019

This place is just a great super place to eat. Try the mega plate as well~!! You cannot beat this place. Prices are really decent, place is clean, super nice management and the food is always just great!!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TEXASconnie
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I was just a student when Herberts first opened. Many years later, still eating there. Its just as good as ever! The waits can get very long sometimes but worth it.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Kay H
9 March 2019|
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Response from eathenar2017 | Reviewed this property |
They are not online. You can find the best salsa at local HEBs and at Herbert's!