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El Tapatio

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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2121 W Main St, Durant, OK 74701-4940
+1 580-931-8676
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11:00 - 21:00
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Lewisville, Texas
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82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We visited on a Saturday afternoon. We were surprised by the great service. The cheese dip is really good. We both ordered the special dinner. The tamales are really good and I liked the enchilada. If I had anything I did not like we're the refried beans but that may be my taste, they seemed bland to me. Overall great... More 

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Thank dlwood
Forsyth, United States
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Not very easy to get to as on main drag with a lot of traffic. Food was good staff was efficient lot of locals eat there and was recommended by them. Family friendly though a little dark

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Thank Carol C
Clinton, Arkansas
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115 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

I guess this is part of a chain, or at least a regional chain. I have eaten at them in Missouri and Oklahoma. The food has been consistently good. The burrito, rice, beans, taco, salsa and cheese dip were all as good, if not better, as any Tex-Mex chain restaurant I have eaten at. The service was a little slow,... More 

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Thank James V
Texas, United States
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

My wife and I are addicted to good Tex-Mex which she prepares at home often. El Tapatio met our needs for our Mexican food fix at a very reasonable price. Food was served hot and quickly.

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Thank Troy D
Ada, Oklahoma
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127 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We are not in the area often, but this was always a favorite spot to eat. It was okay, but not usual greatness. We went on Cinco de Mayo hoping for some specials, but couldn't even get a strawberry or peach margarita (on menu) and had to settle for lime. The fajitas for two order was more than Big Daddy... More 

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Thank 59GypsyGirl
Houston, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Food good but music was too loud. So loud we were unable to talk so I advise not sitting in the bar area. The cheese dip was a white queso and was great just a tad watery.

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Thank DorothyMae1950
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Always a great time. Pitcher of Margaritas always gets the party started. Food is delicious, drinks are great. Can't beat the place. Salsa is chunky and amazing

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Stilwell, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Have to say this is one of the best Mexican restaurants I have ever been to. Friendly staff, incredible food, and reasonable prices. Appears to just be a hole in the wall, but well worth the stop!

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Thank Cheri B
Durant, Oklahoma
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

For the price of all the entrees, it's not bad. Definitely not gourmet, but has a more authentic feel than most tex mex restaurants.

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Thank Ethan M
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

We get up here 3-4 times a year and it is always consistently good Mexican cuisine. Their flavored Margaritas are EXCELLENT and are reasonably priced !! We are always impressed with the jubilant personalities of our wait staff,,, they teach us Spanish; We teach them English,, . We dinged them one star because the señorita wash room was cold, had... More 

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Thank Gene C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 W Main St, Durant, OK 74701-4940
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Durant
  • Phone Number: +1 580-931-8676

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?