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Tampico Mexican Restaurant

500 Lakeview Ctr, Parkersburg, WV 26101-1064
+1 304-422-0005
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Jun 1, 2018
“Good Service & Food”
Aug 3, 2018
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
500 Lakeview Ctr, Parkersburg, WV 26101-1064
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

Closest thing to real mexican food in the area. Ive eaten there several times and every time I was satisfied with the taste and the quality

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed June 1, 2018

My husband and I ate here on a Sunday afternoon May 2018. Our waitress was friendly. The food was good. Average atmosphere. Clean, lots of parking. Big menu, lots to choose from.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kathy N
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The service was very good, and so was the food. The fajitas in particular. The chips and salsa were well worth enjoying.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Tehlequah
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

It's wonderful to hear that you loved the food and service when you visited us! The fajitas were a great choice. Hopefully you can make it back to try more soon. Have a wonderful day, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant #2

Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Was in town for jazz show from ohio. The hotel we are staying at is ungodly expensive. We decided to venture out and found this little gem. Great food great service ... the fajita chimi is outstanding. Would highly recommendMore

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank marywO4951JM
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Mary, we're so happy to hear that we impressed you with our flavorful dishes! Also, it's great that you enjoyed the service. We hope that you can stop in to see us the next time you're in the area! Have a great day, Luis and...More

Reviewed March 25, 2017

We celebrated our daughter's birthday dinner there last night (Parkersburg location). We ordered four different entrees. While they were all fairly good, we all missed the normal spicey flavor in all our dishes. Not too sure what was going on, but hopefully it was just...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank osusannah2017
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Hey, thanks for coming to celebrate with us! We're glad everyone enjoyed themselves, but we're sorry to hear the food didn't have the kick you expected. We're always happy to help kick it up a notch, so if you'd ever like a little extra spice,...More

Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love the steak fajita nachos. They are delicious, and are perfect for two people to split. The prices are very reasonable, and the staff is always polite.More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Christi G
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2017

Christi, thank you! It's wonderful to know that you all love the flavors of the steak fajita nachos. We appreciate the support here, and we hope to see you again soon for another wonderful meal. Until then, Luis and the Team at Tampico Mexican Restaurant...More

Reviewed September 26, 2016

The food is good with large portions but the way they treated their employees last Christmas I will never go back.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Went to Tampico with co-workers. I had the combination fajitas. They were very tasty. I would not recommend the salsa appetizer. The salsa wasn't even as good as the kind in the jar. Next visit I would like to try the seafood options. My co...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank sherrietoliver
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2016

Thanks for coming out. We're glad you and your co-workers all enjoy the food here. While we're happy to hear you enjoyed the fajitas, it's disappointing that the salsa didn't do it for you. It's typically well received so maybe you caught us at an...More

Reviewed August 3, 2016

Super place for your Mexican fix. The staff are very friendly and the service is quick. The food is excellent, and if you have a tooth for HOT, try their hot salsa. It's sure to put a fire in your experience. All dishes I have...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank mark p
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2016

Thanks for coming by and for taking the time to reach out here to show your support, Mark! We're glad you've become such a fan of the endless chips and salsa, other dishes, and the fast and friendly service. Hope to continue to serve you...More

Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Love this place for a great atmosphere and service! The food is reasonably priced and very tasty! I love the Pollo Monterey. When I lived in Parkersburg I ate Here weekly. The portions are big and we always have a good time!More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank TymeTravelers
Luis S, Owner at Tampico Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2016

Though we're sad you no longer live here in Parkersburg, we really appreciate you taking the time to reach out here and show your support. If you ever find yourself back in the area, you'll have to drop back by and visit us. Until then,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Lakeview Ctr, Parkersburg, WV 26101-1064
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Parkersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 304-422-0005
Welcome to Tampico Mexican Restaurant! A family-friendly restaurant with a warm and welcoming atmosphere, Tampico features a wide selection of delicious Mexican fare with a homemade approach. Customers love our molcajete azteca, chili relleno, sizzlin fajitas, shrimp ranchero, carne asada, burritos, and huge variety of margaritas! From the moment you walk in, you'll be amazed by the friendly service. Our staff can often be found greeting guests at the door or checking in while you dine to make sure you are loving the food. Whether you've been dining with us for years or it's your first time visiting, we look forward to treating you like family!
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