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El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

5637 Sunrise Blvd, Citrus Heights, CA 95610-7606
+1 916-967-2900
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
5637 Sunrise Blvd, Citrus Heights, CA 95610-7606
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Mexican restaurant, a full-service bar. From the outside it doesn’t look as big as it is it is when inside and it was Euge great food of course I like Mexican food.

Thank PD G
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Well decorated and pleasant staff. Had a great lunch time meal. Chips and salsa were provided like most places as an appetizer, both had very good taste. Meals were served quickly and the staff were quick to attend to needs. Had a great meal and...More

Thank 2FarAwayFromHome
Reviewed September 19, 2017

This is the place that replaced El Torito on Sunrise Boulevard. I wasn't sure what to expect, but we went to El Torito quite a bit and were willing to take a chance on another Mexican food spot. We liked it a lot. The food...More

Thank Miss_Moe_71
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Nice decor, service is great. Go early in the evening otherwise can get crowded. Have great selection of drinks. Great for families too if you must!

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

The ambience of this place is awesome. The food is very good- the best in the Sacramento area. The Chicken molcajete is my favorite dish. It's a must try. This place also offers Sunday brunch which is by far the most amazing set up I...More

Thank marcianoh2016
Reviewed August 14, 2017

I really enjoyed this restaurant. This was a step above most Mexican restaurants I have visited: Key Highlights: -Drinks: The margaritas were excellent. Perfect tart and adequate tequila. Most Mexican restaurants I have visited are lacking one or both of those features. -Food: I had...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed August 7, 2017

I was visiting family in the area and they suggested this restaurant for a last night out together. Both of them had eaten there before. So many things went wrong. Diet Coke was on their drinks menu so I ordered that. I don’t like Pepsi...More

1  Thank Teach12
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Enjoyed the food very much. We went around 3 pm and had most of the place to ourselves. Still it took 30 minutes to get our meals after ordering but it was worth the wait. We received good service and had a pleasant time. The...More

Thank hortaegg
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The restaurant is very nicely decorated with Mexican decor, spacious and airy. The chips and salsa are great. The waitress was very friendly and helpful about the meal choices. Menu is extensive. I had the carnita burrito lunch plate and my companion had the carnitas...More

Thank skoolmistress
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We've eaten here numerous times and have always been happy with the food, service,and staff. Can't wait to go back!

Thank Beachtravel_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5637 Sunrise Blvd, Citrus Heights, CA 95610-7606
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Citrus Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 916-967-2900
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El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant is family owned and operated for over 32 years. All of our family recipes are made from scratch, and we have no cans in the kitchen. We would like to invite all friends and family to come and enjoy our Authentic Mexican Cuisine. Some of our signature dishes include Molcajete, Carne Asada, and Fajitas. We offer a full service bar to complement your meal with a beverage of your choice, and complete your meal with one of our fantastic desserts. When you walk into our restaurant you are going to notice our fine decor with hand painted murals and fine Mexican art. Our clientele includes business people for lunch, families for dinner, everyone is welcome here. If you would like to enjoy some fantastic family recipes for lunch or dinner, we hope you stop by at El Tapatio and we will take great care of you.
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