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Tampico Mexican Restaurant

) #340 of 470 Restaurants in Lafayette €€ - €€€ Mexican
5713 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-5302
+1 337-988-0102
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible29%
26 May 2017
“Strange salsa”
21 Feb 2017
Closed Now
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€€ - €€€
5713 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-5302
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Tampico is located near the mall of Acadiana in Lafayette. The service is good, and the meat is seasoned like Coyote Blues next door. We tend to rate Mexican restaurants based on their salsa and queso appetizers. The salsa has a spaghetti sauce taste.. it's...More

Thank Nichole M
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I do not know how this resturant is open,seriously..The manager has no sense what so ever.We ask for a table forunner.Being 8 and he tells us to sit.in the bar area,which we though they would have us a table ...nope ..So the waitress started off...More

Thank Spanaird3333
Reviewed 16 February 2017

went with another couple on a Friday night. Sat in the restaurant side (as opposed to in the bar/lounge area which is separated) Didn't get any appetizers, but did have a Peach Margarita that was to die for. Absolutely delicious and refreshing. The place was...More

Thank TraceyCats
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I've been several times, as family outings, and also with just my girlfriends. The food is always good, and the atmosphere is fun! We always enjoy ourselves!

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We have been here two times and plan to come back for more. The chips and salsa are just so good, Very fresh. The menu choices have yet to disappoint us and the iced tea is very refreshing. The service never lacks here as we...More

Thank Jude C
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

I stopped in here for dinner and the place was packed. They were having their first ever "kids night" promotion. Tonight kids ate for $2.99 plus got ice cream and a balloon. There were also cartoon characters walking around. It was a great promotion for...More

Thank DDay1959
Reviewed 4 July 2015

After a pitcher of Margarita, what ever is my plate taste good. The staff is fine, and the people are a trip especially when it is Karaoke night.

Thank Francois V
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

This is one my favorite restaurants in the Lafayette. The atmosphere is a bit dated but the food is outstanding. The chips and salsa are served warm, many places serve cold salsa but not here. Table side guacamole is a must and enchiladas suiza is...More

Thank teepelldk
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

This was my first time eating at tampico's, It was fantastic! We were greeted right away and seated quickly. Our server, Alaina, was prompt and smiling, it really set the mood for a good meal. The food was delicious and fresh. I am looking forward...More

Thank gbonv
Reviewed 10 August 2014

My first review, horrible service , unprofessional staff, too expensive for poor quality, will never go again

Thank Jnk6
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5713 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503-5302
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-988-0102
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