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Tampico Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
500 Lakeview Ctr, Parkersburg, WV 26101-1064
+1 304-422-0005
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
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500 Lakeview Ctr, Parkersburg, WV 26101-1064
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The service was very good, and so was the food. The fajitas in particular. The chips and salsa were well worth enjoying.

Thank Grady M
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

It's wonderful to hear that you loved the food and service when you visited us! The fajitas were a great choice. Hopefully you can make it back to try more soon. Have a wonderful day, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #2

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Was in town for jazz show from ohio. The hotel we are staying at is ungodly expensive. We decided to venture out and found this little gem. Great food great service ... the fajita chimi is outstanding. Would highly recommendMore

Thank Mary W
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Mary, we're so happy to hear that we impressed you with our flavorful dishes! Also, it's great that you enjoyed the service. We hope that you can stop in to see us the next time you're in the area! Have a great day, Luis and...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

We celebrated our daughter's birthday dinner there last night (Parkersburg location). We ordered four different entrees. While they were all fairly good, we all missed the normal spicey flavor in all our dishes. Not too sure what was going on, but hopefully it was just...More

Thank osusannah2017
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hey, thanks for coming to celebrate with us! We're glad everyone enjoyed themselves, but we're sorry to hear the food didn't have the kick you expected. We're always happy to help kick it up a notch, so if you'd ever like a little extra spice,...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love the steak fajita nachos. They are delicious, and are perfect for two people to split. The prices are very reasonable, and the staff is always polite.More

Thank Christi G
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Christi, thank you! It's wonderful to know that you all love the flavors of the steak fajita nachos. We appreciate the support here, and we hope to see you again soon for another wonderful meal. Until then, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016

The food is good with large portions but the way they treated their employees last Christmas I will never go back.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Went to Tampico with co-workers. I had the combination fajitas. They were very tasty. I would not recommend the salsa appetizer. The salsa wasn't even as good as the kind in the jar. Next visit I would like to try the seafood options. My co...More

Thank sherrietoliver
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Thanks for coming out. We're glad you and your co-workers all enjoy the food here. While we're happy to hear you enjoyed the fajitas, it's disappointing that the salsa didn't do it for you. It's typically well received so maybe you caught us at an...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

Super place for your Mexican fix. The staff are very friendly and the service is quick. The food is excellent, and if you have a tooth for HOT, try their hot salsa. It's sure to put a fire in your experience. All dishes I have...More

Thank mark p
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Thanks for coming by and for taking the time to reach out here to show your support, Mark! We're glad you've become such a fan of the endless chips and salsa, other dishes, and the fast and friendly service. Hope to continue to serve you...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Love this place for a great atmosphere and service! The food is reasonably priced and very tasty! I love the Pollo Monterey. When I lived in Parkersburg I ate Here weekly. The portions are big and we always have a good time!More

Thank TymeTravelers
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Though we're sad you no longer live here in Parkersburg, we really appreciate you taking the time to reach out here and show your support. If you ever find yourself back in the area, you'll have to drop back by and visit us. Until then,...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

I have visited and eaten at this restaurant several times. I always end up with the taco salad. The place is clean atmosphere nice, prices are good. I would recommend.

Thank Maria A
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Thanks for coming by to dine with us time and again, Maria! I'm glad you appreciate everything from the taco salad to the friendly atmosphere. Hope to see you again soon. Until next time, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #2

Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I had looked at reviews before heading on this trip. And when we got to Parkersburg we saw that it was just a block from our motel. We really enjoyed our supper. Good food and fairly quickly service. Would definitely come back.More

Thank wcoult
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016

Glad you did your research and decided to visit us. We love having guests from all over, and we're glad you enjoyed the flavors of your meals as well as the quick service. If you ever find yourself back in the area, don't be a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Lakeview Ctr, Parkersburg, WV 26101-1064
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Parkersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 304-422-0005
Welcome to Tampico Mexican Restaurant! A family-friendly restaurant with a warm and welcoming atmosphere, Tampico features a wide selection of delicious Mexican fare with a homemade approach. Customers love our molcajete azteca, chili relleno, sizzlin fajitas, shrimp ranchero, carne asada, burritos, and huge variety of margaritas! From the moment you walk in, you'll be amazed by the friendly service. Our staff can often be found greeting guests at the door or checking in while you dine to make sure you are loving the food. Whether you've been dining with us for years or it's your first time visiting, we look forward to treating you like family!
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