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Rudy's Tenampa Taqueria

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1611 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4326
816-931-9700
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Although we didn't have as many people as we expected, the staff put chips and salsa on all the tables as they anticipated their arrival. The chips were thin and crisp, and I loved the flour tortilla tacos. You can't find those anymore. They also serve Fideo, and menudo. All in all a great visit... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Although we didn't have as many people as we expected, the staff put chips and salsa on all the tables as they anticipated their arrival. The chips were thin and crisp, and I loved the flour tortilla tacos. You can't find those anymore. They also serve Fideo, and menudo. All in all a great visit with great food

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Best Service and food ever! Great margaritas, fresh guacamole, amazing food and outstanding service. We love having dinner at Rudy's, we have taken several friends there as well and it is always a hit!

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Cottonwood Heights, Utah
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Read the reviews and was excited about eating here only to be disappointed. We booked ahead and because of traffic we were about 5 minutes late. Even though the table was sitting there empty, the hostess wouldn't seat us. Instead got a lecture about being late! Really? for being 5 minutes late? Tried to apologize but she just blew us... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This may have been the best mexican meal I have ever had in KC. We started with the Ceviche, it was the most perfect appetizer I have ever had. For the main course I had the Trio Sabroso, which consists of one of Rudy's famous beef taco's topped, a bean tostada and cheese and onion enchilada. What makes this simple... More 

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Harrison, Arkansas
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Rudy's is always my favorite place to go when visiting Kansas City. I love the atmosphere and the food is amazing. The chips and salsa and margaritas are soo good! Luckily they sell the salsa there so I always buy at least 6 bottles to take back home with me.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We always get the Pork Burrito Spread and Taco and we are NEVER disappointed.. Great Value for the money, and the servers are always warm and have great attitudes.. Love this place!

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Avila Beach, California
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Coming from Southern California, I did not expect to find such an authentic Mexican food restaurant in Kansas City (home of great BBQ). But there I was inside a very traditional Mexican restaurant, that had two musicians playing a guitar and accordion, singing some old school, traditional music and doing a awesome job of it. The food was great and... More 

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Kansas City
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Our lunch group chose Rudy's on Westport Road for the Friday lunch get together. First, there was a decent amount of parking around the place, which can be at a premium in some other Westport locations. The service was very prompt and friendly. Our party kept increasing in size and they not only uncomplainingly re-arranged our tables a couple of... More 

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Rogers
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

If you like great Mexican food, good service, and an authentic experience, make your way to Rudy's. Our waitress was Constance T and she couldn't have been better. Very attentive and friendly. The food was outstanding.

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Texas
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This place was great! We were greeted and seated as soon as we walked in the door. Ordered a beer and Margarita, delivered super fast, along with chips and salsa (mild and hot). Placed our order and had hot, fresh, authentic Mexican food on out table in roughly 10 minutes. My hubby had the el torito (which were like mini... More 

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Additional Information about Rudy's Tenampa Taqueria

Address: 1611 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4326
Phone Number: 816-931-9700
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1611 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4326
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: 816-931-9700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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