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Tapatio's Restaurant Mexicano

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
734 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-8806
+1 863-686-6958
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (19 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (15 reviews)
“ceviche” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
734 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-8806
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While looking around Florida for a place to call home, I am certain that we tried Tapatio's maybe 15 years ago. We settled about 100 miles from Lakeland. Thus it has been a while since our last visit. This is not fancy, but we liked...More

Thank fltraveler07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The 30+ staff members elected to have Tapatio's cater the luncheon. EVERYONE was happy with the chicken enchiladas, beef enchiladas, chicken, beef and cheese quesadeas, refried beans, salsa and chips. The price was fair and the food was ready to be picked up on time....More

Thank Sherry R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

When we want Mexican, it's always a toss up between Tapatio's and Abuelos. We go to both of the Tapatios locations in Lakeland. I think the one down south is a bit better. Most recently we had dinner at the one on Memorial. Service was...More

Thank floridalibn
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Tapatio's is my go to restaurant in Lakeland when I want to have Mexican food. The service is quick, the food is great and the prices are reasonable. They bring out salsa and chips when you sit down, and if you ask they will bring...More

Thank Ladygator12
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Not overly impressed with this place. The food was just okay which is why I gave it a couple stars. But the chaotic "team" service was the worst I've ever experienced. After being seated, I waited around for about ten minutes for someone to take...More

Thank chakkuri
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The chips are plentiful & do ask for their homemade hot sauce. Yes they have their own blend of hot sauces. The tacos, enchiladas, burritos are well constructed. Good portions & fresh. Can do without the refried beans & rice, just the main dish as...More

Thank Jrstwo
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Tapatio's is a mexican restaurant that has been in business for decades. I love the menu options here - even if they seem standard at first glance, there's always something that makes it memorable. Although they jam a lot of tables in this modest-sized location,...More

Thank featherlashes
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We have been to many Mexican restaurants, all over the country, and Tapatio's ranks among the best! It is a family-run restaurant. They have all the traditional Mexican dishes, and they were delicious. Tapatio's has more dessert choices than you typically find. For example, they...More

Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I loved the food, the service, the price..there wasn't anything I didn't like!! Dinner portions were large and delicious. I found my new favorite restaurant!

Thank Janisha P
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We came for lunch on a Sunday afternoon. The line moved quickly because the hostess was very competent. The menu is extensive but we appreciated the lunch selections at good prices! We WILL return. Happy customers are we!

Thank Jenn D
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Victoria M
11 March 2017|
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Response from vw1966 | Reviewed this property |
I have only been to the one on high way 92 it was excellent! the jerk chicken was my favorite! I like hot and spice food and they have a extra hot sauce
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
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: 734 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-8806
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-686-6958
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