El Palenque Taqueria

$ • Mexican

245 Hillside Blvd, South San Francisco
(650) 589-2798


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Reviews for El Palenque Taqueria

I'm always finding these places I didn't know exists. Like this place in between a laundromat and a Mexican grocery store. They had very reasonably priced items that were pretty good. Had their beef enchiladas plate, a super chorizo taco, and a horchata. 3.5 stars with a cut above most in SSF. The plate was good filled with meat that would be in a burrito. The rice and beans were tasty and the cream was fresh. The horchata is very watery and chalky. The chorizo super taco was...read full review

In the beginning, this looked like a great and cheap spot to eat but my boyfriend and I found hair in our food. He pulled out long strands of hair and I found little strands of black hair. It's so gross. It's a shame because this food was actually pretty good. It just makes you heavily reconsider the hygiene of this place. Not to mention they give you chips in another plastic bag. Just overall disappointing and disgusting

I recently moved to the 'hood, and subsequently tried all taquerias within a 5 minute walk (there are 4 1/2). This was the most authentic and the cheapest. I recommend them highly. (although, their salsas weren't the best of the 4 I tried (the 1/2 being Papa Joes...Italian switched to Mex)).

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Monday 10AM - 8:30PM
Tuesday 10AM - 8:30PM
Wednesday 10AM - 8:30PM
Thursday 10AM - 8:30PM
Friday 10AM - 8:30PM
Saturday 10AM - 8:30PM
Sunday 10AM - 8:30PM

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