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El Tapatio

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1026 W Laketon Ave, Muskegon, MI 49441-2944
(231) 759-7408
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an early lunch here and everything was very good. I had the Mexican tacos and tried the beef and seasoned pork. Both were very flavorful and nice sized portions. The chips and salsa were good and the salsa had a nice little spice to it. The rest of our party had burritos of different types and everyone enjoyed... More 

Thank Bill D
Muskegon, Michigan
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Best Mexican Food in West Mich. Mexican tacos are the best. Burritos are very good, great menu to choose from.

Thank Joe M
Gillette, Wyoming
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576 reviews
484 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My first time at El Tapatio. I ordered the taco combo plate. The rice/beans side was Luke warm, at best. The taco meat was overdone. The corn shells were hardly warm, much less hot. The salsa was almost tasteless. My server was prompt, cheerful, and kept my drink glass full. I may return, but not likely.

Grand Rapids, Michigan
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

After spending the whole morning at the beach, we decided to stop by El Tapatio for lunch after looking at the reviews. I have to be honest that we felt sketchy when we first walked in because no one was dining there except us. We were quickly seated by ourselves and our server came over with water and menu. There... More 

Thank MrsSu1115
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We went on a Friday just to try the new place. WOW....what a great date night that turned out to be. We walked in and there as a singer walking around to each table singing in both Spanish and English. He came to our table and sang us the most beautiful love song. Food came out fast, hot and good.... More 

Thank Marylou K
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Moved a 1'2 mile away to a much larger facility. Food remains the same but the atmosphere has improved.

Thank KDMagin
Muskegon, United States
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We came in around 7:00 on a tuesday, ready for some relaxing conversation aided by frozen margaritas and we weren't disappointed. Our server remembered one member of our party ... and how she liked her chiles rillenos! Very good food came quickly, and she kept a careful but not interfering eye on us. We will be back soon.

Thank Phil S
Muskegon, Michigan
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

There new location on the street 677 Lake ton is a fantastic upgrade. Love the food and the new atmosphere. Will be a frequent customer.

Thank Dee C
Muskegon, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

This is the place to go. WOW!!! My friend and I have been going to lunch trying new restaurants and this one has been our favorite so far! We both had the taco dinner with fried taco shell and devoured our meals. They have all kinds of specials and I plan on going every Tuesday for their 0.99 cent tacos!... More 

Thank Jordan_and21
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

My husband come here at least twice a month, for a while it was weekly. They start you out with their homemade chips and salsa. They are so good! My personal favorite is their AWESOME steak fajitas with corn tortillas. It has a wonderful flavor! My husband loves their shrimp tacos with corn tortillas. But he too switches it up... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1026 W Laketon Ave, Muskegon, MI 49441-2944
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon
  • Phone Number: (231) 759-7408

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