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LA Tapatia Mexican Restaurant

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1802 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94520-2523
925-685-1985
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great!

Food here is delicious. We've been going here for years. Service and food quality is consistent. Always delicious!

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 21, 2014
Ccmgogo
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Benicia, California
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San Francisco, California
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154 reviews 154 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This place is the best Mexican place I've had in this area. The salsa was fresh and tasty, they also serve refried beans with your chips. The margarita were fantastic, $5 on Wednesdays! And the app combo, everything on it was amazing. I can't wait to go back!

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Benicia, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Food here is delicious. We've been going here for years. Service and food quality is consistent. Always delicious!

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Foster City, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

What a big bummer !!!!! I been wanting to try this restaurant every time I passed by. They even have a HUGE sign say best of east bay . Well oh boy oh boy my expectations were high. I really thought I was going to like the place. "First our waiter didn't seem to have an ounce of customer service"... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia, United States
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161 reviews 161 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We were really disappointed with this experience. The reviews were really good, so we were excited about another great Mexican experience in California. But the food tasted like it was from a can, not home cooked. After multiple fantastic Mexican meals all over Northern California, it was a sad way to end our trip.

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Concord, California
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147 reviews 147 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

My wife and have been to La Tapatia in Concord a number of times and both believe that it has the best burritos in the city. Their signature dishes and combination plates are also excellent. The only dish so far that has not excelled is the whole fried fish. There is an excellent tequila list that embraces over 100 different... More 

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37 reviews 37 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

I have always loved this place! It's never let me down. As another reviewer mentioned, the bean dip (that is FREE!) that they start you off with is just fantastic. Red and green salsa come with (the green one is delightfully spicy!) the dip and chips and it's free refills on those. There's a nice selection of beer and liquor... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

This restaurant has been in Concord for over 30 years and it continues to be our favorite Mexican restaurant. Nice patio and atmosphere. They also have one in Martinez with a beautifull banquet facility.

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Brentwood, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2011

Oh my gosh...what a find! La Tapatia serves the best food! They start you off with FREE yummy warm bean dip, chips and two kinds of salsa's. The service fast and great! Food excellent! We had Fajitas (combo, chicken, shrimp, steak) WOW! Then we had a dessert called Molten Lava Cake! soooo good! definately be back! Also heard they have... More 

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2011

Great service! Love their chips and salsa! Food is always good and the price is right! Great normal mexican food that warms your heart among other parts...

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Pleasant Hill, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2007

Great food, great prices, and a cozy little setup.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1802 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA 94520-2523
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: 925-685-1985

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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