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La Tapatia

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460 Lincoln St, Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 624-7005
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Been eating here since before they moved to the larger Rte 20 location. Excellent, authentic Mexican food! Guacamole served with warm chips is the best around! Have never had a bad meal here!!!

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Thank Tricia Q
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard to find good Mexican food in Massachusetts and La Tapatia delivers. The gorditas are my favorite. Good margaritas! Be careful if you go on Sunday, we tried that once and there was some sort of kids karaoke/entertainer which made it a bit too loud to enjoy our dinner.

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Thank FawnG
Marlborough, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Long before the new restaurant, we ate here when it is was on Lincoln Street. Full of Mexican decor, and truly wonderful Mexican flavor...just close your eyes and you are in Acapulco! Love the chips, the mole, and more. Friendly, helpful, family run Mexican is served as it would be in Mexico. Definitely worth the trip.

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Home Usa
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121 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Love the relaxed family atmosphere here. I come for the authentic-style tacos and an assortment of several makes a great lunch.

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1 Thank CaseyfromBoston
Boston, MA
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We were excited to try this new Mexican restaurant (apparently it moved from another location), but new to us. To it's credit: The service was friendly and efficient. Despite it being very busy, we were seated immediately and our server was very good, especially in explaining some of the dishes that were not familiar to us. I always judge a... More 

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Thank AisleSeatPlease
Massachusetts
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138 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

My daughter and I went for a late mother's day lunch. We had both been itching to try it and decided this was a good excuse. We both ordered, and decided to split. We ordered cheese enchiladas in red sauce, cheese emmoladas, and a side of refried beans. They bring out chips and salsa prior to the meal. The food... More 

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Thank darkkskyzz
Boston, MA
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

My wife and I brought a friend from Texas here because he wanted to taste the local Mexican food. We should have tried it ourselves first. We had pork, steak, and mole chicken. None of us was in the least bit happy with our choices and we've had Mexican food many times in the past so we know what it... More 

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Thank tandax2
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

Just visited this restaurant with a couple of friends. We ordered tacos, tostadas, guacamole and agua de Jamaica. This is my review: Good: service. Very friendly people. Bad: food. Very disappointed with the food, it had no flavor. The salsa and guacamole did not seem to be home made. They had no flavor. The carnita that came with the tacos... More 

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Thank USMay
MA
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Real Mexican food at very reasonable prices. Tamales were very good, sauces are authentic and very bold in flavor. Family run and everyone is friendly and most willing to help interpret the menu.

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Thank freerein58
Sterling, Massachusetts
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179 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Had a "House Special" on Friday 03/25 for supper. Excellent food! Took the recommendation for the house special - see the picture. Short review because; what else do you need to know except that the service was just as good as the food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 460 Lincoln St, Marlborough, MA 01752
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: (508) 624-7005

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