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Reviewed March 20, 2022

it was really good !! we totally enjoyed the food and service. would go back !! and the prices were fair..

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed November 20, 2021 via mobile

We had a very tasty dinner at Tampico. Our waiter Jorge was great! Service was quick, meals were great, and we made it to the Kansas concert with 30 minutes to spare. Easy walk to theater from the parking area across from Tampico.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed July 6, 2021

Like they need another glowing review, but.... Yup, it’s the real deal. Great service, quick food, and tasty yum yum. The salsa was the best I’ve had in a restaurant, wife’s fajitas was filled with fresh veggies, I ordered the wrong thing - cactus and...pork in a mole sauce: found out I’m not a big cactus fan, but it was still great. And they didn’t have blasting mariachi band band, etc. music going like so many of these places do! No complaints, wonderful place.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 15, 2020 via mobile

Situated in a beautiful old building on 2nd Street, nicely decorated inside, great dining area. Mariachi music playing on the sound system enhances the dining experience. My server (Krista?) was very pleasant and efficient even though she was covering several other tables. The house Margaritas...were tasty and inexpensive which is nice....but the Top Shelf Margaritas for $9.99 were really awesome...worth the money. My steak fajitas were average tasting and not spicy even though I asked for jalapeños to be added. The tortillas were stale and dried out on one side. I recommend this restaurant for the reasons above but the kitchen needs to improve.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2020

Basil, we're thrilled to hear how impressed you were with our dining room and ambiance. You can always count on us for friendly service. As for the steak fajitas, it's disappointing to hear you weren't impressed. We're confident we can find something on the menu...More

Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Not a bad place, but the food and service are hit and miss. Sometimes the food lacks a lot of flavor.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

Sorry our flavors aren't resonating with you, Chris. We use authentic Mexican recipes and spices to prepare each dish, so they might vary from day to day, but they'll always be packed with traditional Mexican flavor. Hope to see you again soon. Best, Luis and...More

Reviewed November 24, 2019

Went here for a family get together, 25 of us. The good was cold or like warm for most of us. Then food that would be typically grilled like (Fajitas) was steamed or boiled something definitely not grilled. The meat had no flavor to it....Then we all received our bills with the tip included. It was about an 18% tip already included in our bills. We all are very good tippers and would have tipped much more specially with the number of us there. But since this this is how they do business and no longer allow us to give a gift to our waiter for the services they provide we left no extra tip. This is definitely a facility we will not return to.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2019

We're disappointed that you left with this impression of us. In regard to your food, our dishes are always prepared hot, and we try to get them all to the table at the same time. In this case, with such a large party, the meals...More

Reviewed September 29, 2019

This was a neat find. The menu is the usual Mexican/American. We had arroz con pollo and mole poblano. Both were excellent. Modest beverage selection, some on tap. Good service.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2019

We're delighted you could find us! Even better yet, that you enjoyed so much of your visit -- we'd love to have you back again soon. All the best, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #1

Reviewed August 30, 2019

We love our Mexican restaurants and are always on the lookout for something that compares to our favorite back home. Tampico had excellent food and service...and unending chips! Great place to eat!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

With chips this good, we had to keep them coming! It's wonderful that you enjoyed both our food and service -- we aim to impress! We'd love to have you back our way soon. Best wishes, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #1

Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

Ordered delivery through Door Dash. Disappointed with the tacos. Carne Azada tacos were some type of shredded meat on a flour tortilla. On a better note though, the Chile Relleno was some of the best I've had.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

Thanks for trying us out, and while we're glad you did enjoy our chili relleno, we're sorry those tacos didn't hit the spot. We're sure to show you an all around better meal next time, so we hope to hear from you again soon. Best,...More

Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

I came in to order take out and our food was ready in approx 10 minutes. Our food was very fresh and delicious. Steak tacos were our favorite item we had this visit.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2019

So happy your steak tacos hit the spot! We appreciate the compliments and can't wait to see you back for more soon. Sincerely, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #1

Reviewed March 20, 2019

The staff here is great and friendly! My co-workers and I go every Tuesday for $0.99 taco Tuesday! Margaritas are cheap too but we can't partake in those on our lunch break. Lol Everything is good. I also love the steak or chicken Santa Fe.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Taco Tuesday is always a good time, Amanda! So happy that you and your coworkers have made our place a tradition. We appreciate the support, and we'll see you for more next time! 'Til the next taco, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Fast service, friendly staff, wonderful food! Always good and consistent - we eat here or from here often and it has never disappointed!More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

You know us well! Thanks for enjoying our food and service so much -- it's awesome having you as a fan. Hope to see you again the enxt time you're looking for a great meal out. Have a nice day, Luis and the Team at...More

Reviewed November 14, 2018

We stopped in for lunch and was very impressed with the food. The service was very good, but I am not sure if anyone in the place actually is mexican.More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Mike, thanks for coming to see us! We're so glad to know that you enjoyed your meal here. As for our service, we always want to provide the best for you. Hope you'll come back our way again soon. Have a wonderful day, Luis and...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018

We have not been at this restaurant for a few years and decided to try it out again. It is fabulous!! Our drinks were perfect, the chips and salsa were very good (and they give you a huge portion of them too) and my shrimp...tacos were absolutely yummy!! We loved the new atmosphere with the lighting and bar too. The owner/staff should be proud of themselves for creating such a wonderful restaurant!More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Jeannie, we're so happy that you came back to see us after all these years! We're always working to improve our place, so it's great to know that you were impressed. We can't wait until you're able to stop in again, so we can wow...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Tampico has been around a long time and has maintained it's quality and good service. Great Mexican food, fast service and good prices. Tampico is a great value and my favorite Mexican restaurant in the Marietta area

Date of visit: June 2018
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Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Jeffrey, we sure have! Thank you so much for this -- it's really nice to hear. Anytime you're looking for some delicious Mexican food in the area, we'll be here for you! Have a great day, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #1

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Tampico Mexican Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4