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105 S Clairborne Rd, Olathe, KS 66062
(913) 390-0280
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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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
    4 of 5 stars
Authentic and Great!

My family visits Chapala at least once per week. I really like their fajitas, but I especially like the tacos de carne asada! The staff is exceptionally friendly, and the food is generally served quickly -- and always hot! I HIGHLY recommend this restaurant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
PastorRiggen
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Olathe, Kansas
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Olathe, Kansas
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My family visits Chapala at least once per week. I really like their fajitas, but I especially like the tacos de carne asada! The staff is exceptionally friendly, and the food is generally served quickly -- and always hot! I HIGHLY recommend this restaurant.

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

the food is great and they are very fast to make your food and also give your food to you and they also listen to what you want on your food and the place is will friendly too

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Olathe,Kansas
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We liked the nachos and burritos. Also had good priced picture of margaritas. Good friendly service. We would certainly go back.

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North Kansas City, Missouri
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I travel to Texas a lot, which has spoiled me when it comes to Tex-Mex and Mexican food. Two different people who had moved to KC from San Antonio recommended Chapala to me years ago and after one visit I was hooked. Good salsa, nice chips, salads are good, love the lunch specials. Always friendly service.

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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Just arrived in town and family and I met here. They promptly seated us. Longer waits on weekends from what I remember. The chips and daily homemade salsa was quickly brought to our table. The fajitas are ALWAYS awesome. The carnitas and enchilada trio were great. This is one of my most favorite restaurants in Kansas City for an anyway... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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76 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

We have been going to Chapala since they opened several years ago. Salsa is the best and the chips are the perfect thickness. Bean dip is a good appetizer, a mix of queso blanco and refried beans. Guacamole is always fresh and tasty. I have had everything on the menu and my fall back is the Burrito Roqueta. Braised carnitas... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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90 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This restaurant is a little bit far from regular and it's on a street that is harder to get to due to the poor design of the junction with the I-35 exit. However, the food is good, price is reasonable, service was good, and the whole experience was just very pleasant. This may become a Mexican restaurant to go to.... More 

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Olathe, Kansas, United States
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

If we go Mexican, we go Chapala. The food is always consistently good. They get you to your table quickly and waste no time getting chips, salsa and drinks to you. The food arrives at the table quickly as well. It is colorfully and attractively arranged on the plate - as much a feast for the eyes as the tummy.... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

We enjoy our meals when ever we get a chance to visit. The service is prompt & friendly. We have been going there since it opened & have had good experiences every time.

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Olathe, Kansas
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

Great food and lots of it! Really feels and tastes like an authentic Mexican restaurant. Lots of Chipala regulars in our group. None of us have been disappointed in any of the dishes. I like hot food and made the mistake of saying "Don't you have any sauce that is hotter?" I think that they took it a a challenge.... More 

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Additional Information about Chapala

Address: 105 S Clairborne Rd, Olathe, KS 66062
Phone Number: (913) 390-0280
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 105 S Clairborne Rd, Olathe, KS 66062
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
  • Phone Number: (913) 390-0280

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?