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Zapatas Cantina Mexican Restaurant

) #772 of 1,950 Restaurants in Charlotte €€ - €€€ Mexican
15105 John J Delaney Dr Ste B, Charlotte, NC 28277-2848
+1 704-752-6869
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“chimichanga” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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15105 John J Delaney Dr Ste B, Charlotte, NC 28277-2848
Neighbourhood: Ballantyne East
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to temper this review as I recently relocated from the Western USA to Charlotte. Most of the Western states, New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, and Colorado are know for great Mexican food and culture. On my recent visit, I order a combo. Fist the...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in looking for Mexican. The food was good, but not what we are used to. The salsa was a little too warm for our liking. It was a good meal, just not what we were expecting.

Thank James_n_shelly
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Quaint in a very relaxing n authetic vibe. However, people came in after me n were served before me. The bar tender ignored me twice before taking my order. I smiked, I cooed. Pushed that old glass of wine at me finally. Two young girls...More

Thank Penelope A
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We didn't think the food was anything special and then we both had some stomach issues after eating here. We have no intention to ever go back!

Thank jaime w
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My wife and I went to Zapatas last night. The place was busy and we expected that it would be slow so we went into the bar and sat at one of the round tables. We waited about 10 minutes and no one came to...More

Thank George L
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Portions were good and preparation was great. The staff was really accommodating. They can substitute most of the meat with spinach for vegetarians. Good evening out with family. I had vegetarian fajitas (got more then 50% of onion in :-( my vegetables) but the portions...More

Thank Snowhite2020
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My sweetie gave me free choice of restaurants for our Valentine's Day dinner. That night, I wanted a margarita. We have been to Zapatas twice before but, we always have eaten in the restaurant/main dining room area. We decided to sit in the bar area...More

Thank Christy Z
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I would call this a more upscale Mexican restaurant. It looks so small from the outside but it is quite large. The store front is deceiving and my first thought was hmm. Friendly service, great for large groups, or families. I found the pricing a...More

Thank NCluvtrav
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Hey all! So tonight my fiance and I decide to go to Zapata's for dinner because it's right around the corner from our place ava we wanted Mexican for a while. Last time our waitress wasn't good at all, but we gave it another shot....More

Thank Cristiano G
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We were in Charlotte for a soccer tournament (team of 13-year old boys) and had our team dinner at Zapata's Cantina. The service for all 58 of us was beyond outstanding and the food superb. The Zapata's Team went out of their way to make...More

Thank MADKapMA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15105 John J Delaney Dr Ste B, Charlotte, NC 28277-2848
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Ballantyne East
  • Neighbourhood: Ballantyne East
  • Phone Number: +1 704-752-6869
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