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Herbert's Taco Hut

419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
+1 512-353-7440
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
419 Riverside Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-6934
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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
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Over Holiday Season, we enjoyed our kids and grandkids at our fave San Marcos Mexican restaurant! We had a short wait, expected, and a good sign the food is still gooood as it had been for many years. The chips and salsa are great, as...More

Thank jrdtsta
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I just ate their for lunch in late January. Their is always a full lunch crowd, but worth the wait. The service is excellent, and the food comes to your table really fast.

Thank 263kenj
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We have been going here for about 10 years. I was never a fan of cheese enchiladas until I had these! They don’t use the typical sauce but a gravy that is incredible. 2 cheese enchiladas, rice and beans for under $8. Love this place...More

Thank JimTCU
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, 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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