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Zapata

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15 Jones St NW, Norcross, GA 30071
(770) 248-0052
Today
12:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Prettty Good Mexican

Was in the area on business and decided on Mexican. It was recommended by the hotel where I stayed. This is quite good. I had the fajita and was not disappointed with quality and also the generous portion. Chips/ salsa very good as starters as well. The meal was a good value !!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
jcdltravelers
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Troy, Michigan
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Visiting our friends we decided on this restaurant. Love the Mexican food. We went in the middle of the week. Not very busy they were very friendly and sat us right away. The food came fairly fast we all ordered different dishes. They were all great we all loved our food. Great Mexican food unsure of the names. They had... More 

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Troy, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Was in the area on business and decided on Mexican. It was recommended by the hotel where I stayed. This is quite good. I had the fajita and was not disappointed with quality and also the generous portion. Chips/ salsa very good as starters as well. The meal was a good value !!

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Miami Beach, Florida
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Molcajetes --- these things are God's gift to man. A firefly hot lava bowl filled with meat, cactus, tomatoes, pearl onions, and cheese.... Every time I go, I eat this and love it even more. Thank you Zapata for such a delicious meal.

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Duluth, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant a couple of times with friends. The last time was with friends for a birthday party. The food was excellent, the molcajete bowl is AWESOME! We also got a pitcher of fresh made margaritas which are delicious and strong... NOT pre-made! Victor and the staff are awesome. If you're in the downtown Norcross area, you've... More 

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Paducah, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Love the revitalized Historic Norcross and restaurants like Zapata's play a huge part in that affection. So refreshing not to be stuck with the typical selection of #1 - #15 Mexican menus. The food was excellent, service fast and friendly. Enchiladas, Crepes and it was Friday so to be a pig I required a fish taco to finish. THAT was... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The did is excellent here and a great change from the standard Tex-mex fair you normally get. My wife and I split a molcejete and sopas. The waitress was friendly and helpful. We returned a second time and had a shod if not better service from our waiter. And remember, the service received is often a reflection of the attitude... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Decided to try Zapata after just moving to the area! Chips and salsa to start with were very good and still warm! To start, I had the chicken tortilla soup which was also very tasty. I took 2 fish tacos...delicious ! Do wish they weren't served bare though. No garnish, no slaw just some onion and spicy sauce on side...... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I'm in Norcross pretty frequently and live Historic Norcross. Have seen this place several times but tonight decided it was time to try. Had the Azteca Molcajete. Have had this dish I other restaurants but this by far was the best. I must try while in the ATL area! Great tequila drinks as well. Can't wait to go back!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We went to meet some friends at Zapata's last week and were very impressed with the food. It was delicious, authentic and unique. You don't find Mexican food like that everywhere. Our server was delightful and attentive too. The restaurant is very cold and drafty which made us very uncomfortable. My wife wore her winter coat throughout the meal. My... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We went in and stood there for a minute before anyone came to ask to seat us. A man finally approached us (tall, dark hair, tattoo on left arm with a beer gut) we told them it was 3 in our party told us the wait would be 15 min. We debated staying because we had an engagement we were... More 

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Additional Information about Zapata

Address: 15 Jones St NW, Norcross, GA 30071
Phone Number: (770) 248-0052
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Norcross
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 Jones St NW, Norcross, GA 30071
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Norcross
  • Phone Number: (770) 248-0052

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?