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Zapata's Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1362 Sheridan Ave, Cody, WY 82414-3733
+1 307-527-7181
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (38 reviews)
“enchiladas” (29 reviews)
“beans” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1362 Sheridan Ave, Cody, WY 82414-3733
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1 - 10 of 448 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In our one week stay we ate there 3 times. 1 recommend the enchiladas.This place was a good find. The salsa was hot but it tasted great.

Thank Darty V
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the nice review. Hope you get a chance to come back. Nice to see all our hard work pays off. Safe travels. Connie

Reviewed 4 days ago

I generally give service a break on a one-time visit, passing it off as one underperforming staff member. This was not the case for our visit. The receptionist was absent, and when she appeared she never looked at us, and headed off to bus tables...More

Thank Tom E
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

First let me say how sorry I am that this happened. But when the cats away the mice will unfortunately will play. No excuse at for this and I will for sure be speaking with all of my staff and try to find out who...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When we arrived we were told a 10 minute wait, accurate. After standing by the door with only 1 couple leaving, we found 3 empty tables The bathroom was clean Waitress was fine Salsa and chips were great, as were the tacos. Sadly the house...More

1  Thank caamedic
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

So sorry you didn't like it. We are known for having great margaritas, not sure what could have happened. We change out our oil two times a week so it is nice and fresh and yes we do fry our taco shells we do not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve eaten at Mexican food restaurants all over the country so we have a general idea of what really good Mexican food is. This is not really good Mexican food. At best, I’d rate it average. The place is on the small side but very...More

Thank Stephanie M
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So sorry it wasn't for you. Not that it matters but all my Hispanic workers are in the kitchen. Plus I do say that my food is New Mexico style. I also have cooked and eaten Mexica food all over the US and mine rates...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s nice to have a place here in Cody with a little southwestern flair. The fish tacos and enchiladas are really good. The margaritas are good as well. Friendly service

Thank Jim W
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the nice review. It is nice to see all our hard work pays off. Connie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food. Spinach enchilada were fabulous. Fried pies a must! Staff was very kind and attentive. You may eat indoors or outdoors. We ate outdoors and enjoyed our lunch much.More

Thank Jeannie C
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind review. My staff and I do try very hard to make sure all are happy when they come into Zapata's. We make everything fresh daily and take a lot of pride in our food. Again thank you and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal good , ate outdoors . We were disappointed with service slow and when request items it needed to be requested a second time .

Thank Katherine B
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So sorry the service was a little slow. I have several new employees not quite into the swing of it yet. Thanks for the info. Hope to see you again sometime

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This visit both wife and I ate the Chicken Chimichanga.. loads of chicken but on dry side as served with little sauce and accompanying salad dressing on side. I ordered additional sauce but waiter did not bring until wife asked for a 2nd time and...More

Thank tnpoppa
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So sorry you didn’t get your sauce on time. I wish I knew which server was so I could let them know to be a little more prompt. Then doing this for 26 years plus I take great pride in the way I cook my...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food .... for Cody and reasonable prices. The atmosphere was okay and the staff friendly. We would eat there again.

Thank Donna B
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the nice review. My staff and I try very hard to make sure everybody is happy when they come in to Zapatas. Hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very good lunch served by Sydney and totally were happy with her service and patience with us. We had never had Mexican Corn before and hopefully we’ll have a chance to have it again somewhere. We also enjoyed our Fried Ice Cream...More

Thank CMcgirr99
sunnyskyCodyWy, Owner at Zapata's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the nice review. I am very proud of Sydney she does a great job. Enjoy the rest your vacation and hope to see you again sometime.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1362 Sheridan Ave, Cody, WY 82414-3733
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Cody
  • Phone Number: +1 307-527-7181
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