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Viva Zapata

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Menu

APPETIZERS
Cup
Bowl
Sopa
Nachos
Chicken Nachos
Quesadilla
Beef Nachos
Nachos Grande
Chili
Guacamole
ENTRADAS
9.95
Taco Plate (3)
with rice & beans
9.95
Enchilada Plate (3)
with rice & beans
11.95
Burrito Plate (2)
with rice & guacamole salad
10.95
Chimichangas (2)
with rice & beans
For One 12.95
For Two 24.95
Fajitas
beef and chicken marinated in olive oil & spices sauteed and charbroiled to perfection. served with grilled onions & peppers, pico de galla sauce, guacomole, sour cream, olives and hot flour tortillas.
8.95
Combination Plate
taco, enchilada, rice & beans
11.95
Special Combinations
chicken taco, beef cheese enchilada, guacamole salad, rice & beans
12.95
Cajun Chicken
boneless breast of chicken pan blackened with cajun spices, served with rice & broccoli
12.95
Bistec Ranchero
sirloin steak marinated & grilled to order smothered in sauteed onions, bell peppers, and hot peppers, served with rice & broccoli
11.95
Taquitos & Sour Cream
with rice & guacamole
A LA CARTE
Above Served With Lettuce, Tomato & Chips Or Rice & Beans
Taco
Enchilada
Tamaletamale
Tostada
Burrito
Taco Salad
SIDE ORDERS
Refried Beans
Lettuce & Tomato
Guacamole
Sour Cream
Chips & Salsa
HOUSE SPECIALS
15.95
Filet Con Queso
7 oz. filet mignon butterflied and grilled to order. filled with jack cheese, sauteed onions, green and red peppers, and jalapenos, served with fresh vegetables
12.95
Mexican Chicken
sauteed chunks of chicken breast in creamy tarragon sauce with onions, red and green peppers, served over rice (jalapenos optional). served with fresh vegetables
11.95
Seafood Chimichanga
crisp flour tortillas filled with shrimp, crab meat and cream cheese. served with with rice and beans
11.95
Seafood Enchiladas
shrimp and crab meat topped with a mild mexican cream sauce. served with fresh vegetables.
9.95
Vegetable Quesadilla
sauteed fresh vegetables and a flour tortilla. served with rice and beans
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Table Service
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Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on a Saturday late afternoon with friends. The bartender, Dana, was also our waiter and he was great. Excellent, attentive service and he was really funny, too. Frozen strawberry margarita was delicious, and the fajitas for two could easily feed 3-4 people. All...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank purple_phantom
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

I don't like writing negative reviews however when you enter this restaurant and the only one working is the bartender and you wait 15 minutes for them to even acknowledge your presence it's not worth even trying the food

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 926eds
Reviewed March 16, 2017

This is such a good spot to come with a group. You order their pitchers and it's definitely a good price split with a group. Their food is not the best so I would not recommend going here just for a meal if you are...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank danibrig
Reviewed February 21, 2017

The atmosphere is laid back and convivial. The bartender is very engaging and the patrons sitting at the bar are friendly and engaging. The beer prices are reasonable.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Gene C
Reviewed September 26, 2016

On a tour of New Haven to find the best Margarita is not something that you can do in a day, week or even a month, there are so many places to choose from.. The margaritas here were good and I would definitely return. The...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank MrJeff S
Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

This is still my favorite nachos in the world- after coming for 30 years! Each nacho chip laid out flat and covered with refried bean and cheese- straight from the oven on the same baking sheet! Nachos are to die for- stop there any chance...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank BostonBostonGirl
Reviewed March 1, 2016

The initial reason I went here was that there is a video game at the end of the bar. After a long hard day, I like to go to a bar, sit in a corner, sip chardonnay and play my video game. On all those...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank John A
Reviewed September 3, 2015

Nice quite place to unwind after a long days work. The drinks are better than expected and the dry rubbed wings are a Favorite, Yum Yum

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank 695mjd
Reviewed September 2, 2015

If you're new to New Haven, its tough to decide on anyplace to go, since you don't know them, and there are soooo many. I went to Viva Zapata because the original place I had chosen had not opened yet. And walking by, they had...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank John A
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Viva's is not some be-all, end-all Mexican/Tex-Mex restaurant, but the fajitas are to die for. The atmosphere (barrel tops for tables, dim lighting) is fun, and apparently the sangria is good--but I never had any, so I really can't vouch for it. There's some good,...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Orion2014
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