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La Tapatia Mexicatessen

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411 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3635
650-589-5881
Today
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good mexican food for s good price

It is s good place to buy if you need to prepared a party or bring bring food at home. Tortilla chips are my favorites and salsas and guacamole. All these things for a very good price

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
sammita93
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South San Francisco, California
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South San Francisco, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It is s good place to buy if you need to prepared a party or bring bring food at home. Tortilla chips are my favorites and salsas and guacamole. All these things for a very good price

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Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My son and I ordered a super burrito and a regular burrito. They were fantastic. Worth the drive. They Only Accept Cash. No credit cards, checks, etc. accepted so make sure you have the "green" when paying. This is a great delicatessen and great Mexican market for this area.

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Fort Campbell, Kentucky
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139 reviews 139 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

this is a mexican deli and grocery store which also sells authentic mexican dishes. they have fresh fried carnitas and pork skin ready to munch on. we also ordered the carne asada super burrito. fantastic.

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San Jose, CA
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The burritos are great - made right in front of you. The portions are big, and the fat content is enough to either give you indigestion or a good nap (depending on your nature), but I have to admit, I had cravings for this stuff for a while. If you want a good burrito take out in SSF, I recommend... More 

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Placerville, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

While it has been a while since I ate a La Tapatia, the food here is amazing! They have huge burritos for a reasonable price. Their carnitas are to die for! The carne asada is excellent too! While there is usually a line, it is worth the wait!

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San Bruno, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is not only a Tortilla Factory, but it's a Taqueria and Mexicatessen too!! We have been going to La Tapatia for many years, and the quality has always been great. Whether you stop in for a burrito/taco/quesadilla, or just for all the makings to bring home, this is one of our very favorite places to pick up food for... More 

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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170 reviews 170 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This Restaurant is located near the Airport Marriott on the edge of the San Francisco Bay. Great views of the bay and the airport. Large menu and delicious food. Nice paved walking, jogging, bicycle path right outside to walk off some of the huge dinner portion you'll be served here! Wait staff is very good and food is delivered piping... More 

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GlobalTraveler
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191 reviews 191 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Have been getting burritos at La Tapatia for almost 25-years, and nothing has changed (okay, price has gone up with the times - $5.50 - used to be around $3).. To my tastes, best in the Bay Area. I have found excellent burritos in the Mission; Alameda; Oakland; San Leandro; and many other places, but La Tapatia is my favorite... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My boyfriend and I ended up here after being stuck in an airport hotel for a few days, craving some good Mexican food and hoping for no more than a 30 minute drive. We found this place on yelp, thought it looked promising, and headed over the next morning (just a few minutes from the airport), hoping to convince them... More 

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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148 reviews 148 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

If you are in South City and need some food, need to pick something up for a party ( think Niners or Giants tailgate), come here!!! This is the real deal! The customers and employees are so friendly, we were made to feel we were life long members of the neighborhood.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 411 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3635
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 650-589-5881
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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