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El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

) #262 of 1,159 Restaurants in Raleigh $$ - $$$ Mexican
4511 New Bern Ave Ste 120, Raleigh, NC 27610-1587
+1 919-255-9161
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“mexican rice” (2 reviews)
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4511 New Bern Ave Ste 120, Raleigh, NC 27610-1587
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great Mexican food with great service - what's not to like? For lunch they have the standard "speedy Gonzales" combo of a taco, enchilada, and rice or beans. All the entries I have tried including tacos, fajitas, burritos etc have been great. They have a...More

Thank Bz3rk
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My husband and I love Mexican food - so much so that we eat at this restaurant WEEKLY! The sweet tea is usually good, the cheese dip is always good, and the salsa can be a bit hot sometimes. I've had the tableside guacamole multiple...More

Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We started with excellent guacamole made to our liking right at our table. My wife and I both had the chiles rellenos. We asked for whole black beans instead of the usual refried beans. The chiles came stuffed with cheese and without the usual breading....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Restaurant was very clean and decor attractive. Food was delicious and plenty serving for the price. Service was great.

Thank Samabbey
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival I was quickly seated at a both with chips and salsa. Very good. I ordered the Carne Asada with shrimp and it was seasoned and cooked perfectly. All for under $20.

Thank Terp123
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This is our go to place for Mexican. Chips and salsa at table as soon as you sit down. Prompt service all the way around. Great menu selection. Love their chile rellenos as well as the grilled shrimp over Rice with cheese.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This is a nice family owned business with a very casual atmosphere and great drink specials! My friends and I visit here pretty often, fast service and good food. :o)

Thank Millette m
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Food was pretty great tortillas should be just hand made would really up the business and could probably save you more money by making your own trust me just made tortillas people would want more and more.

Thank FaithTorres F
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

My wife and self use to eat at El Tapatino on a regular basis, however where the portions use to be big and service was good it has been on a steady decline , the chicken Chipotle was my favorite dish. however the last time...More

Thank Grtsct
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I ate lunch here with three others and we all thought the food was amazing! We got the table-made guacamole and three of us shared the molcajete bowl. I thought the prices were a bit on the high side for lunch but the quality and...More

Thank Kilgore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4511 New Bern Ave Ste 120, Raleigh, NC 27610-1587
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-255-9161
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