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Herbert's Taco Hut

419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
+1 512-353-7440
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“tortillas” (14 reviews)
“carne guisada” (3 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Herbert's the other day for lunch. It had been way too long. The Herbert's Special is my goto favorite. Always consistent, always good. I love the Hot Sauce but it can vary in heat. It depends the heat of the chili's. The...More

Thank grande_pescatore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've never been to Herberts when there wasn't a long waiting line...the food is amazing and served quickly. It's nothing fancy...it's actually a hut!!! The prices are insanely cheap and the plates are huge. Pack your patience...but wait in line and you won't regret it.

Thank Maricela G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ieat here with friends and family 3 to 4 times or more a month. Original Mexican food. Super tacos. Very fast service. Worth the wait. And they are famous for their hot sauce.

Thank _jeffressgary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, extensive menu options, great service, congenial staff!! We went on a Sunday evening and didn't face the usual long lines. Will definitely return on our next trip.

Thank Soonercane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat here frequently and yet I am still surprised by how fast my food comes out (maybe it's just because of what I order... I get the same thing every time). I get the cheese enchilada dinner and it is delicious. I am less...More

Thank Felora S
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Called at Herberts after a busy afternoon of retail therapy at the nearby outlet malls in San Marcos. Only looks small from the outside but there are a lot of tables inside and most of them were full ( this was at about 5pm). Fortunately,...More

Thank jgalwaysonholiday
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I would love to be able to tell you what I think of this place, but I'm afraid to get sued. I can tell you that their hot sauce tastes like raw green beans but that it probably would melt a spoon. Meals did not...More

Thank fm032017
Reviewed 21 September 2017

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 19 September 2017 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 14 September 2017 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
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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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