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Chapala's Mexican Restaurant

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3331 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89121-7329
+1 702-451-8141
11:00 - 23:00
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are in town for a wedding and were looking for a great Mexican place. This certainly hit the spot. I love great mole and found they had one mixed in with all the other tradition Mexican fare. It was a dark mole' served with chicken, came out on a steaming hot plate. The only thing it needed was home... More 

Thank Eric B
Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family loves Chapala's. Their food is always good, and they go the extra mile to make customers happy. Their salsa and guac are really good. They have combination dinners that can easily feed two people either two or three burritos, tacos, enchiladas, Chili Rellenos, or tamales, or combination of any of those, which are always perfect. The two item... More 

Thank JTindall2017
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93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

There seems to be a thousand versions of Mexican food across the states. This menu features the tried and true options- burritos, tacos, chimichangas, and quesadillas. The dishes were warm and flavorful, but a little too greasy. The quesadilla was just a flat pizza covered in cheese and a layer of grease. The service was great - attentive and friendly.... More 

Thank SEFowler
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Great value brunch here. Just across the road from our sons house so we thought we'd give it a try. All you can eat and unlimited mimosa's or Bloody Marys for $15!! Great quality food and drink and very attentive service. Have already penciled in a visit when we're back in town ;later this year.

Thank Tim P
Henderson, Nevada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I've been coming to this restaurant since i was 7, so about 20 years now. The same waiters have been with the company since i was a kid and are still just as friendly and amazing at the job they do. The food has never lost it's authentic taste and I'm happy that they have never changed their salsa since... More 

Thank tiffanylucero90
Las Vegas, Nevada
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112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

1st. Time here. We met friends for dinner and drinks. Not our kind of place. They have been open since 1969 I believe the menu said. It's a basic diner for locals. Food was ok and drinks ok. Get the large margarita it's worth $9.75. Service was good. Dinner for two 3 drinks 1 nachos 1 guacamole $75. Gave nice... More 

Thank davestitz
Bend, Oregon
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Also enjoyed the atmosphere. It's always good to walk into a Mexican restaurant and hear everyone speaking Spanish!

Thank Scott G
Norfolk, Virginia
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639 reviews
427 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was designed for locals; modest prices, convenient location, quick service and predicable menu. Chicken enchiladas were tasty. The meat was not as white or as chunky as I prefer but it was hot and fast. Wife's salad with guacamole was good and large. No complaints on taste either. Both meals were filling. With the free chips they brought... More 

Thank Robert B
Goodyear, Arizona
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166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Ate here twice with hubby and old friends. Lunch was really good, service was fast and efficient. Prices were a little higher than expected, but not outrageous. Dinner was even better. Service was really good and friendly, food was good too. Friends were from Illinois and Alabama so they don't know good Mexican food from so-so, and they only like... More 

Thank CarolHarb
Lakewood, Colorado
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Was visiting from out of state and had GrubHub deliver after a long day with family. The food was surprisingly very good. The only reason it didn't get 5 stars is because it was very pricey. For 2 meals, it was $45, including tip. A side of chips & salsa was $5.50. Double-checked prices on their website and it was... More 

Thank MtnWeaver

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3331 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89121-7329
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas>  > Paradise
  • Neighbourhood: Paradise
  • Phone Number: +1 702-451-8141

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