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Zapopan Mexican Restaurant

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4570 Highway 31, Calera, AL 35040-5128
+1 205-668-4008
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Thorsby, Alabama, United States
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162 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome and the employees are too! We love Zaps! Everything I have ever order has always been wonderful. My favorite is the quesadillas supreme with everything on top. The cheese dip is amazing and their sweet tea. Again, my kids favorite and my favorite place to eat in Calera!

Thank Terrie C
Birmingham, Alabama
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We visit here probably once or twice a month not because it's such great Mexican food but because it's convenient. Now with that said it's not bad food, it is palatable, it's more what some might consider comercial mexican food and nothing like you might find in say a south Texas mexican restaurant. The staff here are always great and... More 

Thank daveaK5274MK
Calera, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Food is just okay, not much seasoning, and rather bland. There are other choices I'm the area that are better.

Thank SwatWife007
Calera, Alabama
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We visit Zapopan about 1 time every week. This place is great. Everyone is nice, the food is great, prices are great, and we are in and out very quickly. They actually make GOOD lime margaritas with alcohol in them! Some places make their margaritas so weak but not Zapopan. They are great here. Very good place to come and... More 

Thank davegriffin99
Cumming, Georgia
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Food is good and prices are good. I love the #63! Cheese, chicken, rice, vegetables! Yum Saldana and chips are goid and plentiful.

Thank mommabz
Rochester, Indiana
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Excellent eating establishment... had to wait for about 15 minutes for a seat.. the place was packed... we got there about 1 pm... The service was excellent... we had 5 in our party... Menu included lunch specials which is unusual for a weekend... prices were outstanding for the food that you get... plus it was very delicious... There were some... More 

Thank Jeff S
Alabaster, Alabama
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Zapopan is the best mexican food in all of the surrounding towns. They have great salsa and all of the combinations that I have had off of the menu have been great.

Thank Doyle H
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158 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

we both had combination dinner, very large portions - great prices and quality food - service was fast- try the tamales or any of the enchiladas,you can go wrong

Thank ExecChef
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Food and staff are wonderful. Great family atmosphere. Very kid friendly and very diverse menu selection (even for the children). Great food for the money.

Thank cindyglass
Dallas, Georgia
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Very nice. Large selection of food. Fast service. Everyone nice. Prices were good. Complimentary chips and salsa.

Thank lisa c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4570 Highway 31, Calera, AL 35040-5128
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Calera
  • Phone Number: +1 205-668-4008

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?