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Los Portales
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1425 Tappahannock Blvd, Tappahannock, VA 22560-9314
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1425 Tappahannock Blvd, Tappahannock, VA 22560-9314
804-443-0132
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Fast but lacks quailty
3 of 5 starsReviewed November 13, 2014
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shamaracarter
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Tappahannock, Virginia

All of my co-workers have been raving about this Mexican restaurant in town. So I was excited to have something different for a change. I went on a Sunday afternoon. It wasn't too busy so... read more

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
Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
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Tappahannock, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

All of my co-workers have been raving about this Mexican restaurant in town. So I was excited to have something different for a change. I went on a Sunday afternoon. It wasn't too busy so my food was ready within 10mins!!! I ordered a Taco Salad.....it was mostly beans and the shell was overcooked a little too dark. I have... More

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Herndon, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I stopped in based on the reviews I saw on trip advisor. Solid typical Mexican food. Nothing fancy, but fast & as advertised. The service was excellent. On the recommendation of another guest, I tried a fresh made margarita. This place prides itself on not using a mix. It was really good.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Once again visited los portales , and letme tell you I live in Northen california this Restaurant beats alot of the most authentic Mexican restaurant in california my meal was a Seafood Burrito, that was amanzing, also I tried calabacitas Rellenas omg this is very delicious i just cant believe that been so far apart from home i had such... More

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Warsaw, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Always a great place for a quick and inexpensive meal. Lots of choices on the menu. They also do carry out.

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I have made Los Portales a regular restaurant when we visit our friend that lives only minutes away. What a great value. The food isn't the best I have ever had, but it is definitely the best value. I have paid more for food that wasn't half as good. Their queso is really good. I really like... More

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Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The hardworking staff at Los Portales make sure your food arrives fast and piping hot. The kitchen does their best to make it delicious. We always bring home leftovers, which are just as good the next day! Try the carnitas and the shrimp quesadilla. Nothing wrong with their margaritas, either!

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Williamsburg, Va
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139 reviews 139 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This was the first time we stopped here. It was fairly crowded, so that's usually a good sign. Girlfriend had the Vegetarian Fajitas and I opted for the Shrimp Chimichangas. Both were very good. Of course the complimentary chips and also as well. Both meals and the tab came in under $20. Service was very good as well.

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Vienna, VA USA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stopped at this restaurant on the way back to Tysons Corner from Newport News. We were just looking for a non-fast-food place to grab dinner and turned in here keeping our fingers crossed. It's very reasonably priced, with a typical but complete Mexican menu. They have a good beer list, including Dos Equis and Negra Modelo (they were out... More

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Lompoc
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I was so surprised to find this outstanding Mexican restaurant in a small souther town. I'm from southern California and we have Mexican restaurants on every block, it seems. Los Portales was by far one of the best Mexican restaurants I have experienced. My favorite dish (I ate there multiple times during my recent trip) was the spinach enchiladas -... More

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Richmond, VA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

If you're really hungry, whether it's lunch or dinner, this is a dependable place. A couple of days before Fourth of July I tried to go there and they were actually gone on vacation. Another lady swung and when I was in the parking lot and she and I were both disappointed that they were not open. Their food is... More

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Additional Information about Los Portales

Address: 1425 Tappahannock Blvd, Tappahannock, VA 22560-9314
Phone Number: 804-443-0132
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Tappahannock
Cuisine: Mexican

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