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Chapala Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican
201 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501-0319
+1 707-443-9514
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“shredded beef” (2 reviews)
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201 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501-0319
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the best or worst I have ever eaten. Tacos were good. Tamale & relleno were good - over cheesy. There are not very many choices in town.

Thank 522joycec
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Visiting family in Humboldt County - took my mother and my daughter to Chapala. Had eaten there three years ago when we visited. Both times, the food was very good. Portions were large, and the flavor very good. The decor is open and spacious and...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at Chapala and really enjoyed our meal. I had a pulled beef chimichanga and it was delicious. I ordered the full portion but would have been filled up by the junior portion for $2 less. The beans and rice...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Had dinner here, food and service were both ok. Chips and salsa were excellent. Taco salad very soupy and not much salad. Would not recommend.

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The service was excellent without being overbearing and the food lived up to the smells coming from the kitchen Well spiced food, just right and delicious

Thank Paleface07
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were traveling through Eureka and happen to walk by one Friday night when they were having live music. Food was great and atmosphere was good as well. Everyone was friendly.

Thank omegabear51
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Went to Chapala's to celebrate graduation of my young friend Nicole. We gathered upstairs in the pre-set tables. TEd was our waiter, did an excellent job with our group of about 20! Food was amazing! I had the shredded beef on my taco and was...More

Thank Alisa G
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I haven't been there in years, it wasn't busy on a Monday night so I got my food very quickly. I usually judge a Mexican restaurant by the salsa, since that the first thing you get. The salsa is great, you get mild and hot...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, prompt and courteous. Food was nice. The carnitas was served Mexican style(dry) with nice fresh jalapeños (ordered extra on side). Very pleased all the way through. Thank you Chapala Cafe!

Thank EK17002
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The staff is great and the food was quick. I'm only giving it a 3 because it seems pretty American. The free chips and salsa were very fresh and tasty I had the sopes, I loved it. I had to take half of it home....More

Thank Lydi77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501-0319
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Eureka
  • Phone Number: +1 707-443-9514
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