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El Papalote

Manuel L Barragan y Sendero, Monterrey, Mexico
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
Manuel L Barragan y Sendero, Monterrey, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

The specialty here are tacos, one thing to take note, if you are in any place of Mexico the tacos will be always soft, is not like the american crispy taco, you can choose from different kinds of meat, beef and chicken, and shrimps too,...More

Thank Tu mero papa i
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The restaurant is decorative merely but very well. The waiter brings you a plate of tacos (very good but a little spicy!) which let you enough time to place your order and expect the arrival of your food. As in lot of this kind of...More

Thank Denis85_9
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

I saw a lot of reviews comparing this place to Chili's. I don't see that as the case at all. This is a taco place, but the combinations are endless. I wish they had one in the US. It would definitely be better than Chili's....More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 18 March 2014

As one reviewer put it, this place is the Mexican equivalent of Chili's ( a standard U.S. franchise chain restaurant). It is just an average restaurant that offers no stand out experience. I have had worse, and I have had better. Seems clean enough and...More

Thank KBRB2013
Reviewed 15 May 2013

The food is good, for foreigners traveling to Mexico, it is a safe bet with loads of flavor and authenticity. Years ago, it was absolutely delightful. This company has expanded from one restaurant to a dozen or so and I believe the attention to detail...More

Thank Adrian G
Reviewed 12 May 2013

This is what I call a Mexican chillis. The food it's ok, I can get better food on a least expensive restaurant . Do not order any cocktails, they don't know how to make them, either too sweet or very sour.

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 16 March 2013

The place was really close to our hotel and for somebody coming from the USA it is reasonably priced. The Cabo Fish tacos were excellent and the variety of salsas were awesome. Our boy had a hamburger with French fries and he really enjoyed it....More

Thank Jesus V
Reviewed 4 December 2012

While the costs may seem high to some people, remember that you are next to the airport so prices generally are a bit higher. With that said, the selection was plentiful as they have a somewhat large menu. I elected to try the flat steak,...More

Thank Mlodzik
Reviewed 1 September 2012

super high price for less than average quality tacos. Find something in the street if you want authentic.

1  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Great hamburgers and tacos. Beef´s real good. We ordered some for an event and everyone loved it!

Thank Jorge_Rincon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manuel L Barragan y Sendero, Monterrey, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey
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