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Palapa Mexican Food

660 E Los Angeles Ave, Ste J, Simi Valley, CA 93065-1873
+1 805-582-2420
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
11 Jul 2017
“God food and drinks”
21 Jun 2017
“Good, authentic food!”
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
660 E Los Angeles Ave, Ste J, Simi Valley, CA 93065-1873
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Basic Mexican food, nothing special. Chips and salsa were good. Terrible service, waited forever . No check back on food. No reason for me to return.

Thank Props555
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A good place for Mexican food and drinks - good happy hour specials. Food is really good, and sevice is great also.

Thank scuba-chuck
Reviewed 21 June 2017

It's been a while since we ate at Palapa and I can't figure our why it took us so long to go back! The food is very good, the service is friendly and the cost is quite reasonable. What else do you need? Our most...More

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 2 June 2017

If you want some authentic mexican food go to PALAPA in Simi Valley- its next to Stater Brothers super market. The staff is friendly and the food is great !! The Michelada is Awesome - order one of these and add a shot of tequila...More

Thank Tone A
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We found this place by chance, the wait at Yolanda's was to long. It has the best food & cost is 1/2 of other places in town. The service is wonderful, they are expanding & so there will be even more room. Check them out,...More

Thank pdocter
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We always enjoy coming to this restaurant. The food is very good and the margaritas are wonderful! Must try this place

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Real authentic Mexican food. Small cozy restaurant and family owned. Very reasonably priced. Variety of foods. My husband loves the fish. My only gripe is the service is pretty slow.

Thank rhonda c
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Palapa's is a little Mexican restaurant in a shopping area. It has excellent food and a very friendly staff. The price is very reasonable and the portions are good sized.

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Not the greatest meal I've ever had, but reasonable and reasonably priced. Very tasty rice. Beans are ok. My friend said that it was, perhaps, the best cheese enchilada he has ever had.

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The food is great, but the service is a hit or miss depending on how busy they are. The prices are much better than other nice Mexican restaurants here in Simi. They have a nice happy hour in the bar area only. Not a huge...More

Thank pdocter
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 E Los Angeles Ave, Ste J, Simi Valley, CA 93065-1873
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-582-2420
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