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Taqueria Taqueria Tlaquepaque Willow Glen

Ken Hoffman Jan 15, 2003 01:35 PM

Taqueria Tlaquepaque, is a neighbourhood institution, very busy at lunch, somewhat busy at dinner. Don't ask for a take out menu because they don't have one. The foyer has a colorful tile mosaic and the waitstaff is attentive and friendly. I had the Steak Tlaquepaque,
listed as the house specialty. At $9.95 you get a thin piece of tender beef smothered in whole grilled scallions, white onion and bell pepper. It comes with whole pinto beans, spanish Rice and two flour or corn tortillas. My buddy had a good looking beef taco and tamale. The portions were generous but not obscenely large. Great down home no frills atmosphere. Good margaritas.

Taqueria Tlaquepaque
2222 Lincoln Avenue
San Jose, CA

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    Diego Rivera Jan 16, 2003 12:40 PM


    You're recommendation was spot on! I loved it. Ever consider this as a full time position?

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    1. re: Diego Rivera
      Ken Hoffman Jan 16, 2003 03:06 PM

      Thanks Diego....love your work.

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