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El Tapatio

504 Lexington Rd, Versailles, KY 40383-1627
+1 859-873-3090
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Excellent food and Service”
Jun 19, 2018
“Real deal Mexican food ”
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
504 Lexington Rd, Versailles, KY 40383-1627
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this friendly authentic well run Mexican restaurant. We’ve been coming here for the last 8 years and The food is always good and consistent. Rafael runs a great restaurant and Delia always make us welcome.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank F6649IFedb
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

yes, it is a repurposed chain restaurant and the color scheme really clashes but as soon as you walk in your transported to Mexico. The food is fantastic I really enjoy the queso fundido and the tacos but everything on the menu is worth trying....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank juan f
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Just saw this while driving. Very popular and locally owned restaurant with great staff. Fantastic food with a huge menu and very inexpensive. $3.95 for a great Margarita. Driving restricted us to one. Chili Relleno incredible: one with chicken and one beef. Combo fajita beautifully...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Gloria G
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

We celebrated our son's 25th birthday here, and they treated us like royalty. We love the food, the atmosphere and the prices. I usually get the specials, and a berr. By the way, I would suggest a beer over a margarita. The service is top...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 873rmh
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic surprise,working on the new house all day and wanted a quick meal. Authentic.food,great staff,large menu and great drinks. 45 minutes before closing on a Sunday and the place was packed.Seated right away and will come back real soon.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Richard A
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Was passing though Versailles so did a quick search for Mexican. I wanted a tamale so this location seemed a choice. But in a menu glance I asked about a sopes. But asked for shrimp on instead. It arrived and buried under the sour cream...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank beethankful8
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Lexington area after 4 years away and tried to visit a few places we had previously enjoyed. Most of them were meh but El Tapatio was a bright spot. The owner remembered us and shared photos from his vacation with us. More...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank LsDano2
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Versailles suffers from little selection when it comes to sit-down dining. This place is truly a diamond in the rough. It's small and looks like a hole in the wall, but offers up some great Mexican-American fare. Try the carnitas, you will not be disappointed!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Grace G
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Clean place with friendly people. The food is delicious. Get the cheese sauce with your salsa and chips....it is SO good!

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Kristin S
Reviewed December 12, 2016

In this restaurant sell very good Mexican food if I could pick a food I'll pick all of the food because it is a deliciousness.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Jasmin G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 Lexington Rd, Versailles, KY 40383-1627
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Versailles
  • Phone Number: +1 859-873-3090
We are a family owned and operated business that takes pride in our food and service. We make everything fresh and authentic. We have been in the Versailles area for 10 years and our customers are the best. Take a moment to look through our menu or print a to-go menu and order to take it home with you. We hope you will join us soon!
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