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Tampico

221 2nd St, Marietta, OH 45750
740-374-8623
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Ranked #6 of 70 Restaurants in Marietta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Marietta, Ohio, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My husband and I have had some of the best Mexican food ever at Tampico. We stepped out of our comfort zone and tried some different dishes on recommendation of the staff. For an appetizer we tried the Tampico dip. Its a combination of cheese and meat with pico de gallo which sends the dish to delish with the added... More

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Langenhagen, Germany
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Perfect for road weary travelers. The food and service were great. My husband ordered the mushroom quesadillas and I ordered shrimp fajitas. Both great but the quesadillas were very good. We would return. Basic Mexican food. Nothing fancy. Solid and fresh.

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Ohio
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231 reviews 231 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Tampico is located right in downtown Marietta, so it is a favorite of people who work downtown and don't want to get into their car to drive somewhere to eat. The food is good, but the service is so fast it's nearly unbelievable. From the point you order your food, sometimes it is a mere five minutes until your hot,... More

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Marietta, Ohio
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

In Marietta, Ohio... Mexican food served fast and fresh.. Many choices on the menu... All your favorite drinks too... The service always amazes me... So fast but you don't feel rushed to leave.

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Marietta, Ohio
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The food, atmosphere and service cannot be beat. Located on Second Street, Tampico is one of the best, cheapest, and fastest lunch options downtown. I don't think I have ever had a bad dish here, and have been a frequent visitor for over ten years.

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Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We eat here every time we come to Marietta for a spring vacation. The is good and reasonably priced. Friday and Saturday night can get a bit crowded and noises.

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Marietta, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

prices are excellent, quality is phenomenal and quite obviously authentic, and even in the middle of their lunch rush, it's not more than a 5 minute or so wait. And the servers, well... friendly, accommodating, quick. All in all, a good deal, good meal.

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Princeton
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11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Nice little Mexican place. The food was better than average. The prices were average. It was a nice meal with the family and downtown Marietta.

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Marietta, Ohio
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

the food is plentiful, great tasting and very fast! Love going there if I want a sit down meal without a lot of time because the food is great and amazingly fast!

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Springboro, Ohio
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70 reviews 70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

To be honest, I was dubious about the positive reviews for a Mexican restaurant in Marietta, OH. I was pleasantly surprised. The food was very good and I would definitely recommend it if you are looking for something different. I was also impressed by the excellent service.

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