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Taqueria El Abuelo

1005 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3151
+1 408-293-4470
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“The BEST local Willow Glen Mexican restaurant”
27 Oct 2016
“Authentic Mexican with great portions!”
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1005 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3151
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow & Delishhh....very nice service. The FOOD HERE IS SUPER FRICKIN GOOD....I has crunchy 🌮 and tostada....both generous in size and toppings. This restaurant had an awesome salsa bar, chips and loud TV. They do serve michiladas. After take a stroll to downtown Willow Glen....More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Have been to El Abeulo's as I call it several times now....it's in the neighborhood and serves authentic and tasty Mexican fare. Reasonably priced and friendly service. It's "no frills" dining - family friendly and also perfect for take out. Excellent salsa bar.

Thank FLGreekGirl
Reviewed 3 May 2016

No tourist should ever be here. There is really no reason to waste your time and money going to san Jose, much less wandering off to seek out little out-of-the-way taquerias in San Jose. Having said that the food is pretty good and the prices...More

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Brrakfast burritos Excellente Plentiful eggs,bacon potatoes beans and flavorful too Customers are able to mix the salsa they desire, chips for free!! Delicious not just gramdpa loves them the grand kids aunts and uncles too. Cant sign off before mentioning the chile verde flavorful and...More

Thank ochoaz
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is our neighborhood hideaway go-to place. If you like to find that "hole-in-the-wall", where you can eat true taqueria food - that's fresh and inexpensive, THIS is your place. Friendly staff and they're open fairly late. When we've been "projecting" all day and look...More

Thank EllenOutWest
Reviewed 21 March 2013

This place does not pretend to be elegant. The food is fantastic and the service is great too. Tacos of all varieties, plus great enchiladas, burritos, and always look for the daily specials. Breakfast served all day if you're looking for a chorizo con huevos...More

Thank Doug95126
Reviewed 21 January 2011

There's nothing fancy here. Bright lights, basic tables, counter service. But the prices are good, and the food is the real deal. All kinds of authentic tacqueria selections.

Thank nathan_h
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  • Address: 1005 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-3151
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-293-4470
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