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El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

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2105 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
503-397-1465
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meal was wonderful, great servers as well. Have been many times and will continue to do so. They give you so much to eat, I always have to get a takeout box!!

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Thank Greg W
Saint Helens, Oregon
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place for a delicious Mexican lunch or dinner. Friendly and attentive servers, generous portions, and a nice atmosphere.

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Thank Barbara H
Saint Helens, Oregon
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The food here is good, fairly quick and always hot. The service is usually very good and the drinks are pretty good and not overpriced.

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Thank Chris0214
Portland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

The food here is very good. The service is warm, friendly and efficient. We eat here at least once a week and have never had a bad experience. The tableside guacamole is excellent. It is a family run business and it shows.

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Thank brandig189
Portland, Oregon
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

There are several Mexican restaurants in the area but this is far and away the best. We won't eat Mexican anywhere else anymore.

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Thank CarolB97053
Redmond, Oregon
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Very good food, and being able to sit and look on the river is really nice! Service was very good too even though they were training new people! :)

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Thank T F
Saint Helens, Oregon
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Good food, good service. Consistent and affordable. Great for larger groups. Sit on the restaurant side if you have kids.

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Thank Light brown S
Saint Helens, Oregon
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

My wife and I very much enjoy coming here at the end of a long day of work and we don't feel like making dinner ourselves. The tortilla chips are always fresh and warm and the dinner portions are very generous. Our favorite dish is the Carne Asada, which we share and is even enough for a lunch the next... More 

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Thank Larry J
Vancouver, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Nice,clean restaurant with good food. Wasn't the greatest food, but the waitstaff was very courteous and efficient.

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Thank LLP1957
Saint Helens, Oregon
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Really good Mexican food. Typical colorful Mexican resteraunt and the sounds, smells and tastes that go with it. To me it smells comfort food and very tasty. I love it there.

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Thank shalimar970

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2105 Columbia Blvd, Saint Helens, OR 97051-1738
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Saint Helens
  • Phone Number: 503-397-1465

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