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Catedral Tapatia

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707 SE 164th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98684-9615
+1 360-891-0055
11:00 - 22:00
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Vancouver, Washington
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to celebrate Cinco de Mayo a day early to beat the crowd and happened to be near this restaurant at dinner time. It was our first visit to this site but we had eaten at a number of their sister restaurants throughout the region with generally excellent results. Service was a bit slow to start as only one... More 

Thank PNWTravellinMan
Vancouver, Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times over the last 10 years. The last two years the food has been absolutely terrible. They must have some college student pulling food out of a freezer and putting it in the microwave. Very poor quality. Very poor presentation. Tastes like cardboard.

Thank mysticpuzzles
Vancouver, Washington
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I'd give it 1 1/2 stares if possible. They were out of several beers on tap I wanted and finally asked for a bottle of Stella which they had a large advertising card sitting on the table for. They were out of that as well. I finally gave up and said I'd just have water. The waiter was kind enough... More 

Thank Mike B
Washougal, Washington
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265 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Had lunch here for the first (& last) time. Husband and I ordered typical fare; tacos and enchiladas. They served taco chips and salsa; both so nondescript as to be super easy NOT to consume while waiting for our entrees. The space is bright with high ceilings. Service a bit slow as few waiters on duty but they hustled and... More 

Thank Gloria L
Santa Rosa, California, United States
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The restaurant is Mexican with out the Mexican feeling. The food is OK but not great. Nothing special and they are charging as it was the best north of the boarder. The building looks great and the food is very average.

Thank Ron S
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We were very disappointed, ordered tacos..very greasy..unripe tomatoes 2 tiny bits..2 shreds of cheese...no flavor on chicken either. Enchiladas beef..no flavor what so ever..sever was terrible acted like she was doing us a favor. Very disppointed...

Thank debcentofanti
Vancouver, Washington
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We had a business lunch there and will definitely be back. The food was yummy and service was quick. It's a big enough place that we had plenty of room to spread out.

Thank jenguertin
Philomath, Oregon
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Located in a beautiful building that formerly served as a church, the interior is light, spacious and welcoming. I ordered the Chili Relleno, simply delicious. My co workers all had satisfied smiles, a productive business lunch with zesty flavor! Gotta eat here at least once if near Tech Center in Vancouver.

Thank Buzz2020
Vancouver, Washington
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338 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Service was good, but drinks were so-so and the atmosphere just wasn't there. They did bring limitless chips and salsa which were good. Appetizers for happy hour were large and fairly priced. We all love the taquitos, not so much on the nachos.

Thank TrvlTheWorld2
Portland, Oregon
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145 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Stopped by for lunch. Service was very quick and the food was good (average Mexican food). I think for the money my tostata could have been a little more and maybe I should have ordered rice to go with it.

Thank Bruce B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 SE 164th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98684-9615
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 360-891-0055

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