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Chapala Cafe

201 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501-0319
+1 707-443-9514
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
201 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501-0319
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was excellent without being overbearing and the food lived up to the smells coming from the kitchen Well spiced food, just right and delicious

Thank Paleface07
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We were traveling through Eureka and happen to walk by one Friday night when they were having live music. Food was great and atmosphere was good as well. Everyone was friendly.

Thank omegabear51
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Went to Chapala's to celebrate graduation of my young friend Nicole. We gathered upstairs in the pre-set tables. TEd was our waiter, did an excellent job with our group of about 20! Food was amazing! I had the shredded beef on my taco and was...More

Thank Alisa G
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I haven't been there in years, it wasn't busy on a Monday night so I got my food very quickly. I usually judge a Mexican restaurant by the salsa, since that the first thing you get. The salsa is great, you get mild and hot...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, prompt and courteous. Food was nice. The carnitas was served Mexican style(dry) with nice fresh jalapeños (ordered extra on side). Very pleased all the way through. Thank you Chapala Cafe!

Thank EK17002
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The staff is great and the food was quick. I'm only giving it a 3 because it seems pretty American. The free chips and salsa were very fresh and tasty I had the sopes, I loved it. I had to take half of it home....More

Thank Lydi77
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We stopped here while staying overnight in town. Food was great and service was on par. The had a two guy band playing that night and they were great. Thank you for the great dinner.

Thank tomfromoregon
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Good food, great portion sizes. Family restaurant experience. Excellent service. A go too place for comfort food and a good time.

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 27 September 2016

That was our experience, anyway. Had dinner there and our waiter was attentive and the food was definitely above-average. Very convenient location downtown and nice atmosphere.

Thank JamieKay530
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stopped in Chapala's on Sunday after church, had not had menudo for a long time. Never been here before. Not very busy when we first came in, got our drinks and menus right away. Several different groups came in after us and ordered our waiter...More

Thank bryan7361
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501-0319
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Eureka
  • Phone Number: +1 707-443-9514
  • E-mail
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