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El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

2105 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
+1 503-397-1465
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
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2105 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm a big fan of Chili Colorado, and I give El Tapatio's Chili Colorado a 9 out of 10; the beef was super tender, but the sauce did not have the depth I have experienced at my favorite spot for this dish. My wife said...More

Thank Nana G
Reviewed 22 November 2017

we ordered the chicken mole with flour tortillas, comes with spanish rice and beans , chips and salsa

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived in town fairly late in anticipation of 5 am fishing start next day. We were famished and looking for something quick and easy. We had starters of the guacamole (no longer made at table but still good) and the tortilla soup. Main courses of...More

Thank Marybeth S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

El Tapatio has a friendly atmosphere, a courteous staff, and great food. More times than not, when we go out to dinner as a family, this is where we go. Highly recommended.

Thank BillEarles
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The food is top-notch and prices are reasonable. The service is wonderful as is the mural work on the walls. Warning: if you order their "medium" margarita, expect to get a glass the size of a pitcher. A wonderful evening with friends or family. All...More

Thank angelap325
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

So friendly-amazing and relaxing view on the river! Excellent food and great prices! The food is delicious!

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Stopped in today for some takeout. Waiter was very nice - greeted me as soon as I walked in the door. Had me a seat, ordered and had some most excellent chips with a side of salsa and a side of frijoles. So good! Got...More

Thank Sheri B
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Average fare expected from such an establishment, but the service exceeded expectations. Hint: For some exemplary street tacos - order off the menu!

Thank JamesPMason
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Meal was wonderful, great servers as well. Have been many times and will continue to do so. They give you so much to eat, I always have to get a takeout box!!

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a wonderful place for a delicious Mexican lunch or dinner. Friendly and attentive servers, generous portions, and a nice atmosphere.

Thank Barbara H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2105 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Saint Helens
  • Phone Number: +1 503-397-1465
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