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) #24 of 165 Restaurants in Nampa $$ - $$$ Mexican
2117 12th Ave Rd, Nampa, ID 83686-6312
+1 208-461-9355
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
30 Nov 2016
“Midweek Date Night”
3 weeks ago
“Great food and atmosphere!”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
2117 12th Ave Rd, Nampa, ID 83686-6312
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is amazing (every dish I've had) and the staff is friendly and provides excellent service. This is by far my favorite restaurant both because of the quality of the service, and because of the excellence of the food. I come to this Chapala...More

Thank Kathy E
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I come here often. Food is great and service is excellent. Prices are reasonable. I recommend the camarones al mojo and also the beef and chicken fajitas.

Thank James D
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Went in for a drink and was recommended the Cadillac Margarita. It was amazing. Had a quesadilla that we shared, which was yummy. Best of all the environment was warm and inviting and staff was amazing. Very happy.

Thank Kieande
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I am a Mexican and I am a very picky of my Mexican food coming from a Mom that was a caterer. Chapala's service and food are very good. The Chile Relleno is Delicious wish it served a lil bit bigger servings on the rice...More

Thank Sonia R
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Chapala has been a favorite for years. What happened? Food was decent, but service sucked. Took foever to get drinks and menues. Ignored requests for more chips. Why bother asking if I want corn or flour tortillas? You'll bring what you bring. It wasn't like...More

Thank K C
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We were seated quickly and our server brought our chips and salsa right away. The chips were freshly made and salsa had a nice flavor and a little zip. My fajitas were excellent and my wife had the Devils shrimp it was good as well....More

Thank Damian T
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Chapalas is a wonderful family environment with good food. Where they shine is in their service. While we're only going about once a month Maria still recognizes us and remembers what our favorites are on the menu. I will always feel comfortable recommending chapalas to...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

The food was so flavorful and cooked perfectly. I had the pork carnitas and my husband has the burrito de carne asada. Both of us had left overs due to great portions. Then there is the service. The waitress and her assisting staff were wonderful...More

Thank Shaylyn V
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We eat at Chapala's frequently. Great staff. They have come to know our Pastor and his family as well as many other church members. The fun part is asking for them to surprise us with a dish. We never go wrong and always have a...More

Thank jJessup
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Nice atmosphere, good Mexican food served by pleasant wait staff! The chips served before the meal come with salsa and also a bowl of beans--very tasty! Everything from taco salads to combination plates on the extensive menu. Kids menu items and some American food items...More

Thank Ruth G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2117 12th Ave Rd, Nampa, ID 83686-6312
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Nampa
  • Phone Number: +1 208-461-9355
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