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900 Laporte Rd, Waterloo, IA 50702-1836
+1 319-287-8005
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (19 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“parrilla” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
900 Laporte Rd, Waterloo, IA 50702-1836
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Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We were staying in Waterloo and desk clerk at our hotel suggested Chaplain. We live 6 hours away and are trying to think of a reason to return. From the moment we entered restaurant u til we left we received the best service. Margarita was...More

Thank Rhonda G
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

We are frequent guests of this restaurant and are always more than pleased with food, drinks and service. Everything we have ordered is delicious and huge portions. The service is the best as they are kind, courteous and super fast. Love the Mexican food! I...More

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed August 6, 2016

Never disappoints! Service is sometimes iffy but the food is great. I love their fajita quesadilla...enough food to feed an army but so worth it! Doesn't heat up the best so just be sure you go hungry!! Their rice is on point and the refried...More

Thank wanderingslife
Reviewed July 29, 2016

Our food was served super quick and super hot! Our serv was fantastic and the chips and salsa were great, too!!

Thank LostLucy
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Arrived about 7 o'clock on a Saturday night. They were busy but we were seated right away. All of the food was good and very hot. They did mess up on a couple of special requests for no tomatoes and extra guacamole but other than...More

1  Thank Karyl S
Reviewed July 8, 2016

My family enjoyed the chicken fajitas while visiting family in the area. The food was very fresh and the serve was timely.

Thank David G
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Called and made reservation for 20 and they were able to accommodate! Salsa was a bit spicy for my liking but others enjoyed it. Ordered chicken fajita quesadilla but was disappointed when it only came with chicken and onions, no peppers. Margaritas were good.

Thank Cher B
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Very good Mexican menu have ate there several times has always been busy,and very good. Servers are very friendly and helpful

Thank John P
Reviewed June 26, 2016

As you may have figured out this is a great Mexican food restaurant. Upon out latest visit we were very pleased to see that all the seating has been upgraded. The new booths both add a nice style while giving you a more private dinning...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

I sat at a table in the bar area. The waiter was great. I had the queso and chips and chicken and steak fajitas. Both were delicious. Would definitely return.

Thank Europabound
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September 9, 2016|
Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Laporte Rd, Waterloo, IA 50702-1836
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 319-287-8005
  • E-mail
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