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Tapatio's Restaurant Mexicano

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Mexican, Southwestern
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734 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-8806
+1 863-686-6958
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11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The food is the real mexican flavor. Good size portions for a good appetite. Is always bussy, so you might have to wait for a table, but not for a long time. The prices are really good and the menu is extensive so you have many options to chose from. I recomend the Chimichangas, delicious and big.

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Lakeland,FL
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This restaurant has been here for a long time and the last two times we ate there the food was not as good as it had been in the past. The service is fine but the taste was lacking. Our favorite Mexican restaurant was the Three Amigos that closed a few years ago and so we began going to Tapatios.... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stopped in for dinner with my aunt and mom. Food was excellent. I had the taco salad and my mom and aunt both had burritos (chicken and beef). Chips and salsa were great also. Prices were fair.

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Winter Haven, Florida
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224 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Quick review ~ Good variety of food with a decent atmosphere There is also a weekly mariachi band. For me that was GREAT as you could easily see just how many folks were regulars because it quickly became a sing-a-long! Try it!

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Met a business acquaintance for lunch. Server was prompt with water/tea. I LOVE Mexican food so I ordered the standard lunch fare....The Speedy Gonzales. One taco and one enchilada with rice or beans. I opted for chicken as the protein. The lunch (finally) came finding the driest, bland chicken in a stale corn taco shell and flavorless enchilada sauce, with... More 

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Napa, California
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330 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This place was good. I totally forgot to take photos. I had a combo that had burrito, taco and enchilada. Surprisingly, it did not come with beans and rice. I didn't mind, because I filled up on the awesome fresh cooked chips and salsa. My food was full of meat, well seasoned and beautifully presented. It was not the best... More 

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Leland, North Carolina
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came with a group from Meetup. We had great service. The margaritas were excellent and the food was delicious.

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Lake Worth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Enjoy this so much I got the carnita plate which is pork chunks with onions ,rice and beans and salad served with tortillas nice and hot. Cute place Sunday are busy since the have mariachi in the evening then is one on memorial and another down south

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Lakeland, Florida
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Their food is very very consistent. They have the best chips and salsa I've ever put in my mouth. I typically get something pretty benign like fajitas but they are fabulous. My husband chooses something more authentic and loves it every time. I know they always order extra queso. I highly recommend if you're in town stopping by there's one... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Tapatio's Mexican restaurant is an authentic experience in Lakeland, Florida. With two locations the restaurant has served many people in the Lakeland community. Most people go to Tapatios in order traditional Mexican food like tacos and burritos. There is nothing wrong with this but what really makes Tapatio special is there unique dishes from the Mexican area of Jalisco that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 734 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-8806
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-686-6958

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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