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La Tapatia

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388 Boston Post Road East, Marlborough, MA 01752-2084
+1 508-624-7005
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Marlborough
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food, Drinks and Deserts were amazing but suits only for Mexican Taste. I saw 90% of people only Mexicans.

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Thank Innocent T
Hudson, Massachusetts
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197 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

It was the first time we ate at this restaurant and I never will again. The restaurant was clean and the waiter friendly. Food was ordered and 2 meals came out wrong. The food was only warm and wasn't very good. All of us thought the same.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent authentic Mexican cuisine. The staff is very helpful and will make recommendations from their menu. Personal favorites are Carnitas Tacos and Pork Tamales!

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Thank aveneziano
Marlborough, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

When we first moved to Marlborough, La Tapatia was two blocks away. It was so good, we were going there for dinner multiple times a month. Now that it's moved to a bigger location, we don't go as often, but it's still our most-frequented restaurant in town. The food is fresh, authentic, and tasty. The salsa has the right amount... More 

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Thank SunnyCK
Boston, Massachusetts
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98 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Pleasant surprise to know authentic Mexican food in the are. Tried their taco with very similar to what we had in Mexico (for $1.75 each). I tried tongue taco and beef which was excellent). Lots of family and young kids when we went on Saturday night. Tried cactus margarita and liked it very much. The only thing we didn't like... More 

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Thank Coco T
Boston, Massachusetts
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Love this place! It was a proper hole-in-the-wall to begin, but has now moved into a full restaurant on the main drag through town. The tacos are truly delicious - I personally prefer the chorizo, but they're all good. Sit down with a friend and order a few with a beer (or two). I've even called ahead and taken them... More 

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Thank CarlaDMitchell
Marlborough, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Used to be a great little taqueria with amazing, authentic Mexican food- then they bought a larger place on the other side of town a few months ago --- and the quality is not the same. We miss the food from the old location. But, it is still a better choice than the Americanized chains that crate their food from... More 

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Thank Loriel13
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

You must try the Taco Barbacoa (Barbecue taco). It will be unlike anything you've ever had. Out of the park, home-run taco. Totally craving it right now...

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Thank Peace E
Marlborough, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Been eating here since before they moved to the larger Rte 20 location. Excellent, authentic Mexican food! Guacamole served with warm chips is the best around! Have never had a bad meal here!!!

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Thank Tricia Q
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

It's hard to find good Mexican food in Massachusetts and La Tapatia delivers. The gorditas are my favorite. Good margaritas! Be careful if you go on Sunday, we tried that once and there was some sort of kids karaoke/entertainer which made it a bit too loud to enjoy our dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 388 Boston Post Road East, Marlborough, MA 01752-2084
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: +1 508-624-7005

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?