We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Write a Review

18 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    13
    4
    1
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Jose, CA
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Placerville
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Bruno, California
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GlobalTraveler
Top Contributor
165 reviews 165 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
St. Petersburg, Florida
Senior Reviewer
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Exeter, New Hampshire
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Napa, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I have been eating at La Tapatia for years! The burritos are so good and BIG! The Carnitas is the best I have ever had anywhere and the Chile Rellenos are huge! I highly recommend to everyone I know!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
260 reviews 260 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We ate here on the day before we flew out of SFO. After reading the reviews we decided to get takeout from here. I had a great chicken super burrito and my wife liked the veggie burrito. Both were very filling. Our toddler loved their rice! The service was great -- we got the burritos quickly. And the value is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed La Tapatia Mexicatessen also viewed

South San Francisco, CA
South San Francisco, CA
 
South San Francisco, CA
South San Francisco, CA
 

Been to La Tapatia Mexicatessen? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about La Tapatia Mexicatessen

Address: 411 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3635
Phone Number: 650-589-5881
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
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

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Tapatia Mexicatessen staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?