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El Tapatio

229 W Marine Dr, Ste A, Astoria, OR 97103-6220
+1 503-325-1248
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
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229 W Marine Dr, Ste A, Astoria, OR 97103-6220
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We got good tex mex. The real gem was the tacos. Best I have had in a long time. Granddaughter agreed.

Thank RegularTraveler_13
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is on two levels with the main door on second level. No signage directing you to park in the back. They use a gravy like sauce on enchiladas. Did not like. Had a shredded beef taco and it been sitting in juice before serving...More

Thank LYNN C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is our favorite place for Mexican food in Astoria. It is locally owned and you always feel welcomed. The "usual" Mexican dishes, but the food is very good - love their sauces. Service is good and it seems the owner/manager always stops by to...More

Thank Redsky13
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The experience began with a fresh mushroom salsa which at first piqued my oscillatory senses and found its cresendo in a fantastic balance of flavor- and each one very definitely fresh! The host/bartender is a warm, charismatic man who immediately makes one feel welcome, and...More

Thank 1Hawk
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We've dined here several times. Service is timely, and very friendly. Food is just good. Salsa is very bland. Nice place but, there are better in town.

Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Juan was the most amazing server - five stars! We ordered fajitas to share - huge even shared. The chips were hot and fresh, and the salsa was tasty. Very reasonable. Like that it is locally owned. Will surely come back. Gracias, amigos!

Thank PortlandTourGuide
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The absolute BEST Mexican food we have ever had. Also had a Gold Margarita that was fantastic. Service was prompt and attentive.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

It was AMAZING. Super fast service, HUGE portions, and very friendly staff :) I was amazed at how fast they served. I would definitely go again.

Thank shelleahdrake05
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Not great. There are several better Mexican restaurants in Astoria. The food was just mediocre, dry beans and easily could have been better,

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We inquired with hotel staff where we could find good Mexican food and they suggested El Tapatio". You walk upstairs and enter a room full of color and good aromas. Sat in a comfy booth looking out to the bay. Ordered a Cadillac Matgarita( yes...More

Thank Vida67
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 W Marine Dr, Ste A, Astoria, OR 97103-6220
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 503-325-1248
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