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Zapata's Mexican Restaurant

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107 E Jericho Tpke, Huntington Station, NY 11746-7303
+1 631-923-2513
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Food was ok, service was good. I was a little disappointed. It was once a really great place. They used to make fresh guacamole at the table, and you'd pick the ingredients. Too bad.

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Thank A K
Richmond, Texas
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143 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is one of the few places on Long Island that serves good Mexican food. Great quality and decent prices.

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Thank doc10261881
Saint Petersburg
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

Food was decent considering location is on Long Island, NY. Our service was bland, neighboring table was treated horribly by waiter and manager on duty...

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Huntington, New York
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

We decided to forego our usual Friday dining out experience and try something different-we love Mexican food and are always searching for a good replacement for our South Florida favorites.....since moving to LI we haven't been able to find great Mexican food....Zapata's is no exception. Parking was the first bad experience...there is none. The place was crowded that seemed like... More 

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Thank Mitsu114
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

The basic, very plain interior is neat and clean. The food is like being invited to a family meal in Mexico. When many diners are Spanish speaking it suggests they are enjoying home cooking also.

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Thank Westhillslass
Melville, New York
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015

The food was very greasy. The place was small (hardly any parking), the menu had small print and was hard to read. The food was mediocre. For almost the same price, you can go to Besitos and get far fresher, quality food and a much nicer atmosphere. I was disappointed!

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Thank Laura M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015

Local Mexican joint. Conveniently located. Authentic taste, big portions & good price. Hard workers.

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Thank Chrissy S
Commack
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

We went last night to try Zapata's for my Birthday dinner, just me and my husband. We arrived at 7:40 and was promptly seated. The restaurant had only 3 other table full among the 15 tables in the dining area. We were giving menus when seated and 5 min later a girl brought 2 glasses of water and chips and... More 

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Huntington Station, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2013

The service was excellent. The food was okay, but overpriced for what it was. Had a good time, but got fleeced on the cost, especially the drinks. Not bad, but I've also had much better Mexican food. The staff itself was friendly, prompt and outstanding.

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Thank PeterCVetro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2012

This site & one other just had 1 lonely review so I'm here to contribute another. We had been worried about trying this place however, we were pleasantly surprised & impressed with the service, food & drinks and plan to be repeat customers. Very tasty chicken enchilada, food was served very fresh. Although we are Hispanic, we are not Mexican... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 E Jericho Tpke, Huntington Station, NY 11746-7303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Huntington Station
  • Phone Number: +1 631-923-2513

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