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El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

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353 Main St, Delta, CO 81416
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    Very good
  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
O'h my goodness. Yes, Visit them often.

We frequent El Tapatio at least twice each month. I must admit that I could eat their crispy Chile Relleno every time I walk in the door, and that is what I usually do every time. The salsa and cabbage is excellent with a hint of pepper and sometimes lime. The re-fried beans are an excellent side... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Anne and Greg R
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Montrose, Colorado
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Montrose, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We frequent El Tapatio at least twice each month. I must admit that I could eat their crispy Chile Relleno every time I walk in the door, and that is what I usually do every time. The salsa and cabbage is excellent with a hint of pepper and sometimes lime. The re-fried beans are an excellent side along with the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I went for my birthday and the staff, mostly the male server, was not very polite. I asked for a birthday shot and they never brought it and i didn't get the birthday dessert that i asked for because the cook supposedly left before they could bring it to me. :( I was petty bummed because it was my first... More 

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Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Great way to celebrate Christmas Eve. The staff at El Tapitio is wonderful and their food is as terrific. The surrounding are bright and gay and put you in a good mood upon entering. This is one of our favorite places to head for when we want good Mexican food. You won't be disappointed!

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

All the Mexican food in Delta was superb. And all the Margaritas in Delta were expensive. The waiter here was very nice and accommodating. Food was out fairly quickly, hot and delicious.

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

As I was traveling across Southwest Colorado, I have stayed in upper market hotels with fine cuisine but also wanted to try the typical foods of locals in a more casual setting, specially while in a road trip. I love Mexican Food (who doesn't right?), so I had to give this place a try. The restaurant is very casual, though... More 

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Arvada, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We own a vacation rental in Delta, so we go there often, this was our first time at this clean friendly restaurant, great experience but mostly great food!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We recently moved from Montrose and have been trying new restaurants in Delta. We found El Tapatio, and it has quickly become one of our go to favorites. The food is good quality, tasty and affordable. The atmosphere is casual and welcoming. And you can afford to bring the whole family.

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Houston, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I had hoped to find better food here based on other Trip Advisor reviews but was disappointed in the food. I had ordered the tacos al carbon and ended up only eating the meat out of the inside of the taco - the tortillas were so wet that I couldn't even begin to pick them up - not sure if... More 

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Houston, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I am from Texas. So, when I have Mexican food, my expectations are not low. That being said this restaurant was not that great. When I leave wishing that I would have had fast food instead, it isn't good. The refried beans were the best thing on the plate. The chicken verde enchiladas that I got were cooked in a... More 

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Buxton, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013 via mobile

Mexican food Every Friday night for 22 years, just riding home late on a Monday & my visitor spots this little place...no time to check it out on Trip Advisor..,turns out to be FABULOUS!! 3 very different meals....all 3 of us RAVING about the quality. Sweet atmosphere! And...though we arrived Very late at night we were graciously welcomed and given... More 

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Address: 353 Main St, Delta, CO 81416
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Delta
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 353 Main St, Delta, CO 81416
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Delta

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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