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“Mediocre Mexican Food”
Review of Zapatista - CLOSED

Zapatista
Price range: $10 - $40
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: South Loop
Cross street: 13th Street
Transit: Blocks from the Red, Green and Orange line. Michigan Ave. Bus one block away.
Reviewed November 1, 2012

The food at Zapatista was just your run of the mill tacos, empanadas, and flautas. However, if you are not looking for anything extraordinary and you just want a cool spot to hang out with a few friends, then this is a pretty good choice. Kids eat free on Tuesdays, and they have daily specials. The servers were friendly and they even gave my friend's kid some complementary ice cream.

Thank Yoyoforever
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Reviewed October 24, 2012

The title says it all and I'm not Impressed with this place so wouldn't go back. Plus it's not relaxing as its loud and not well insulated in terms of sound that echos.

Thank hailes
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Reviewed October 23, 2012

Great, authentic, Mexican food and decor. Superb service from the staff. We chose our food based on the recommendation of our server - and we were not disappointed. Excellent value for money and recommended.

Thank SussexAdventurers
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Reviewed October 22, 2012

Had a great dinner here while visiting Chicago for the marathon. The chips and salsa that were brought to the table after our order was taken were very good and we had great fun trying several of the tortilla dishes. Loved the decor as well. All in all a fun evening.

Thank 5gophers
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Reviewed October 12, 2012

Was in Chicago on business and had a terrific meal at Zapatista. The guacamole was terrific and started the meal off right. I had the tacos on the home-made corn tortillas and they were delicious. My colleague had the shrimp tacos and said they were spicy but also really good. Our waiter was fabulous and the atmosphere was fun. Great meal at a reasonable price!

Thank BeachLover36
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