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La Tapatia

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460 Lincoln St, Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 624-7005
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Incredibly fresh and flavorful!

Found this place on TripAdvisor and was not let down! Many authentic dishes I've never heard of as well as well-known favorites and some basic choices for kids. They seem to do a good take out business too which might be a good option if you're in a hurry. The food took a bit to come out but it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
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Norwood, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Norwood, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Found this place on TripAdvisor and was not let down! Many authentic dishes I've never heard of as well as well-known favorites and some basic choices for kids. They seem to do a good take out business too which might be a good option if you're in a hurry. The food took a bit to come out but it was... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We found this restaurant through TripAdvisor and can't recommend it enough. A small family owned eatery with a wide menu of tasty homemade Mexican dishes. And do try their Sangria - it is delicious and filled with fruit. I'll be back!

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Now this is authentic Mexican, very nice service and the food is great! Small and cozy so the kitchen is quick. Prices are very reasonable and menu has many great selections you will have to keep coming back!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Wow, a small quaint spot in a residential area...you might miss it if you weren't on the look out. Had lunch for two for under $20.00 affordable and it was incredibly delicious. So much better then "fast food" Mexican. Service was friendly and efficient.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This hole in the wall restaurant has the best tamales and Barbacoa tacos in Massachusetts. Besides the facade no complaints.

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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239 reviews 239 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is an extraordinary Mexican Restaurant! Service is great! Food is super delicious and authentic!! It is very cute restaurant! Highly recommended.

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Rochester, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This little restaurant has very good food and is an excellent value as the portions are large. We felt it was authentic Mexican food and the service was fantastic. The food was not slathered in cheese like at other "Mexican" restaurants. There is nothing fancy about the restaurant but the food is excellent and we will definitely go back.

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East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

It's been years since I have had food of this quality. Everything was fresh and flavorful. No complaints about food or service. Would repeat back many times.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

I have tried half of the menu at La Tapatia and everything is delicious, it just makes it harder to decide every time I go. It's not the biggest restaurant (less than a dozen tables) and can get reasonably crowded during lunch (never been during dinner) but if you get there a few minutes before noon you'll be fine. Plan... More 

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CT
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61 reviews 61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We went early on a Friday evening for dinner. So glad we were early. By 8PM the place was filled. Most patrons were Mexican. That was a good sign. The food was very good and the woman who served us was delightful. We had tacos and tamales. Chile rellenos are available if you call them one half hour in advance.

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Additional Information about La Tapatia

Address: 460 Lincoln St, Marlborough, MA 01752
Phone Number: (508) 624-7005
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 460 Lincoln St, Marlborough, MA 01752
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: (508) 624-7005

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?