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Chapala Mexican Restaurant

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68 W 29th Ave, Eugene, OR 97405-3236
541-683-5458
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 7
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  • 18
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yummy!

This was my first time dining at Chapala Mexican Restaurant. We had lunch today, 12/18 and it was delicious (I had the chicken fajitas). My brother lives in Eugene and he suggested we meet him there. Located in the Oakway Mall surrounded by lots of department stores, grocery stores and other... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2014
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Coos Bay, Oregon
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Coos Bay, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This was my first time dining at Chapala Mexican Restaurant. We had lunch today, 12/18 and it was delicious (I had the chicken fajitas). My brother lives in Eugene and he suggested we meet him there. Located in the Oakway Mall surrounded by lots of department stores, grocery stores and other restaurants....its a pretty busy shopping center but worth the... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The restaurant was packed and the staffed moved quickly to sit parties as quickly as possible. The food was so delicious and authentic. It was my birthday and I did not want the fuss of the singing etc and the staff was supportive of that. the meal was very reasonable and worth every penny

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Eugene, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Lovely atmosphere, beautiful presentation, accommodating servers and cooks but requires creativity to eat well vegan. I had an enchilada with green sauce stuffed with sauteed vegetables which were crisper than I like, holding cheese. It was good otherwise. There are better options for vegans who want Mexican Food in Eugene.

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Prescott, Arizona
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We lived in Mexico for a number of years, and know good Mexican food when we see it. This isn't .... it is just an average Americanized version. Wife and I shared a chicken fajitas for 2. Had sufficient chicken, and onions, but practically no peppers. Service only adequate. Our friends were also disappointed.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Chapala's is at a shopping mall. We chose to sit out on the patio which was a nice setting. The weather was gorgeous, which helped the experience. The food was standard fare and we had chile rellenos, enchiladas, rice, beans...yadda-yadda. Standard and palatable but not noteworthy. Once we were sated we took the rest-n'-residue home and doctored it up the... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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132 reviews 132 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If you are in the mood for a plate of reasonably priced, heavy, Mexican classics, this is your place. You'll leave stuffed to the brim. You may be disgusted with yourself after the meal (I often am when I eat here), but you know what you're in for when you walk in the door. The service is consistently friendly, and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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81 reviews 81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

And the rest of the staff has to make up for it. We went 8/20/2014 at 12:30 if any manager happens to read this and want to "help her" with her manners. We went to the mall location and the weather was perfect for outdoor dining. Wait staff was not attentive and didn't refill our chips or salsa but did... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Went to the one on Willamette & 29, had a coupon which I asked if they would honor when I first entered the place. The girl at the front said it was not good for Fridays but she would check. She came back and said she thought they would honor it but that they still had it in the back... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Recently went to location at the mall. It was OK. Typical mexican fare. Service wasn't as attentiive as it could have been and our pina colada was weak. The kids were happy with their meal and it was a spacious location and comfortable, just not amazing food.

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Springfield, IL
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

The food was good though it did seem typical. It was served hot and we were well attended to throughout the meal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 68 W 29th Ave, Eugene, OR 97405-3236
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: 541-683-5458

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?