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El Tapatio

7301 W Alameda Ave, Lakewood, CO 80226-3211
+1 303-239-9872
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
7301 W Alameda Ave, Lakewood, CO 80226-3211
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our "go to" choice for Mexican dishes. it's not fancy but food is consistent, well-prepared, reasonably priced, and staff does excellent job

Thank ETBColorado
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Walked in was seated and given a menu. Someone immediately took my drink order and returned with chips and salsa. Chips were warm and freshly made. Barely had a chance to start eating them when server took my order. I was half way through one...More

Thank David B
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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal. Large portions. Cold beer. Grey salsa. I will be back. Very good food at a good cost.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This used to be one of my favorite Mexican food places to eat. Their fajitas are really good, especially the fajitas for two plate and it's reasonably priced. In the last month, I've visited the restaurant twice. I got my complimentary chips and salsa within...More

Thank Cruiserjunkie
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Simply, one of the better Mexican restaurants I've been to when taking portion size, price, authenticity, and quality into consideration. A little salty, but not too much. A lot of food for not a lot of money. Their margaritas are also a deal in that...More

Thank roccoz18
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We were seated quickly but it took about 10 minutes to see our waiter. When he did get to us, he wasn't friendly and was in a super hurry. The food ended up being very tasty and was served in ample amounts. I had the...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I have eaten here only twice, but will never go back. I gave it another shot thinking I just picked a bad day, but it was still terrible. They did have good margaritas, but the food was awful.

Thank 23gailm
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Tasty margaritas, excellent tacos. I had fish, my buddy had shrimp and both very pleased. One warning, it is a little spicier than I wanted, and I really like spicy. Their salsa with the chips was very spicy as was their pico.

Thank Lonnie K
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Good food, fair prices. Huge Margaritas $9.99 (medium). Too many chips, LOL. Very large portions. Excellent service. I had a steak fajita, overflowing pan. My wife had a chimichanga that was just huge.

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 18 December 2014

This place is very close to our home, so we have tried it 4 times now. Every time the food has ranged between poor and mediocre. We've had rude and uncaring service once and great service the other 3 times. Unfortunately every time I leave...More

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Miki L
Hello, I would like to know if there is a way to contact the owners or someone from corporate about a complaint? Thank you
18 November 2015|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7301 W Alameda Ave, Lakewood, CO 80226-3211
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: +1 303-239-9872
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