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Tampico Kitchen & Lounge LNG

€€ - €€€Mexican
822 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4412
+1 831-458-2821
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
6 Oct 2015
“Our Santa Cruz Late Night Dinner Spot!”
3 Aug 2015
“A nice place to eat”
Closes in 26 min
All hours
€€ - €€€
822 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4412
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Reviewed 6 October 2015

Every Time we visit Santa Cruz we have to come here!! They are open late, which we love! We love to stroll around town and then have a late night delicious dinner. The kitchen stays open till midnight at least! I am a nachos girl,...More

Thank Mperez4
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We arrived to Santa Cruz, looking for some other restaurants, which were closed. Picked Tampico, and we were quite happy. Good service, very friendly, very good food, recommended.

Thank Neno S
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Love the goat cheese nachos and margaritas! Service was wonderful as well. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I Still go to the Tampico once in awhile, this Restaurant has been a staple in Santa Cruz since the 70's, It is Family Owned and most of the family work here, the staff is friendly ,make a point to remember your name, the food...More

Thank Ronne M
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Stopped off here after a day at the boardwalk (have to drive) to get away from the crowds before heading home to SF. The inside is a total time warp - nothing trendy about this place and the food was great. Yummy Enchilada sauce, excellent...More

Thank Riveropolis
Reviewed 30 June 2014

order chicken enchilada, beef taco, rice & beans combination plate & a side of flour tortilla. don't overdo the tortilla chips or you'll be stuffed.

Thank senorbrx
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Doris is the owner and remembers EVERYONE'S order. She's amazing, the place is tons of fun, the value is Paramount, and the food will make everyone happy like there local pizza joint. Not fancy totally real and fun.

Thank BRTStark22
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Wow, this place is really one of my favorties. i really love it here. they have really really good margaritas here. the strawberry ones are my favorite. and there chimichangas are killer!! and rice and beans and guamole!! Yummy! I usually come here every single...More

Thank d g
Reviewed 13 January 2013

This place rocks!! I come here every year for my birthday dinner. this place is awesome. killer food. great drinks. i recommend the strawberry margaritas or daquis.

Thank d g
Reviewed 7 October 2012

Very good location, menu, food quality and service. Took left overs back to room for a snack later. Found on Living Social. Will go back.

1  Thank Bill H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 822 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4412
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-458-2821
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