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Zapata Mexican Bar

#107 of 8,429 Restaurants in Curitiba
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R. Jose Saboia Cortes, 383, Curitiba, State of Parana, Brazil
+55 33529097
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11:30 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Drinks, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 135
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  • 145
    Very good
  • 31
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  • 8
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Zapata- Very Good Mexican Food

I notice many reviews are about the Batel branch of this Mexican restaurant chain. I have had experience with Zapata in the Estacao Mall (Centro) in Curitiba. I highly recommend the food there. You can choose tacos, burritos and other Mexican fare. The employees make the food fresh in front of you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2013
dutch74
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Sandy Springs, Georgia
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Curitiba, PR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

we had a bday party of Mexican friend here! I love this place so much. entry fee was like before 9pm : (15/20reais woman/man) before 10pm : (20/25reais woman/man) after 10 pm : (25/30reais woman/man) I was in a line around 8:40pm and I made it to enter before 9pm. there were many people to enter just after 9 pm!... More 

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Sandy Springs, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

I notice many reviews are about the Batel branch of this Mexican restaurant chain. I have had experience with Zapata in the Estacao Mall (Centro) in Curitiba. I highly recommend the food there. You can choose tacos, burritos and other Mexican fare. The employees make the food fresh in front of you. When you order, you can choose what toppings... More 

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São Paulo, Sp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012 via mobile

I was at the Batel unit on a Saturday night. After 10pm there was no place near the band and the dance floor, so we got a round table to dine and have some drinks. I insisted a lot with the hostess until she get us a table near the live played sound. Nice place to have fun, good Heineken,... More 

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SamuellaG
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

We happened upon this place during an open top bus tour of the city. What a great find. 26 Reals (must have gone up from when your other reviewer was there) and they keep bringing dishes to your table till you say stop. Good tacos and nachos, great fajitas lovely service and they even have a Jäger dispenser inside! Well... More 

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Curitiba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

There are not many places with outside terrace, that are so nice like this one! You can also have a "rodízio" of Mexican food: all you can eat served at your table. It is beloved by families, younger and older people.

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Curitiba, PR
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

The price is good, the beer is cold, the atmosphere is nice, but food can be better.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2010

Great atmosphere. A super place to have a beer or go for the buffet.

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Curitiba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2009

Zapata Mexican bar is a great restaurant in Curitiba! Located by the famous Oscar Niemeyer Museum, Zapata Mexican Bar is for sure one fo the best options for lunching and dining in Curitiba. The menu offers several Mexican dishes,17 brands of tequila, besides draft and bottled beers, whiskies and wines. Lunch is a sequence of eight dishes such as nachos... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2008

Perfect for sunday afternoon!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: R. Jose Saboia Cortes, 383, Curitiba, State of Parana, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Parana (PR)  >  Curitiba
  • Phone Number: +55 33529097

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 17
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?