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Plaza Tapatia Restorante

12534 Ocean Gtwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-9690
(410) 213-7324
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Ocean Pines, Maryland
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66 reviews 66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Their Carnitas are always a winner here - try mixing your salsa with your rice = great! The $1 tacos and frozen cocktails are worth the trip by themselves. I live here year 'round and this place is definitely becoming a local's favorite: we like good food at a decent price and this place delivers on both!

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Annapolis, MD
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69 reviews 69 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

My husband, born in the southwest, doesn't like this restaurant chain much but sometimes it is the only Mexican food we can find. I, however, am not as picky and really enjoy the restaurant. So, go and see who you agree with!

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Zug, Switzerland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Other than the staff being friendly and courteous that is all you can say that is good about Plaza Tapatia at this location. We ordered a luncheon special and could not wait to pay the bill and leave it was so bad. The food is not Mexican and you can tell from the preparation it must be mass produced. It... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

I dine at Plaza Azteca every time I visit Ocean City! The food is delicious, the prices are great, and the service fast. I highly recommend the Quesadilla Marina - it’s filled with delicious shrimp, cheese, and vegetables. Dinners are served in ample portions. You will definitely not leave the restaurant hungry! (Especially with the complimentary chips and salsa.) The... More 

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Ocean City, MD
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Have been to the restaurant three times. Each time, the food was good, the quantity of food was good, prices are reasonable, and the service has been prompt and attentive. The chips and salsa that are given while the meal is being prepared is very good. The only problem that has occurred has been that they should have one or... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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204 reviews 204 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

NIce staff. Call first because in the off season you never know when then will be open. Food is good, basic. Chips and salsa are quite tasty.

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Vero Beach, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Not the fanciest place in town, but consistently better Mexican food. Carnitas are my favorite, but their fajitas are excellent too. Friendly staff.

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Arlington, Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

I have enjoyed dining at Plaza Tapatia for years and have ordered off their vegetarian menu for just as long. This past weekend, however, I decided to ask my waiter what they use to make the refried beans that come included with most dishes, and especially with their "vegetarian" dishes. I was shocked to find out they use LARD to... More 

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Large portions, large selection. Reasonably priced. Great margarita.

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Ocean City, Md.
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60 reviews 60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

This is a chain but still gives a good product for the money. The seafood faitas are the best seafood dish in the resort for the money. Located in west Ocean City and rarely has a waiting line.

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Additional Information about Plaza Tapatia Restorante

Address: 12534 Ocean Gtwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-9690
Phone Number: (410) 213-7324
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
Open Hours:
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
Cuisine: Mexican

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