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El Tapatio Restaurant

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15192 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Oak Grove, OR 97267-2828
+1 503-659-8654
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Troy, New York
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Was told this was one of the best Mexican restaurants on this side of the river. We went here for an late lunch / early dinner. The margarita was good and the food was something that I would come back for. The place looked a little dated, and was not busy probably because of the time. The food was hot... More 

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Milwaukie, Oregon
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I understand they make a great Margarita here, but we don't drink and drive so never have tried them. We love their Enchiladas Suisse and their different combination platters. All platters come with a generous portion size of rice and beans. Chips and two types of salsa come with the menu and they are happy to refill if you are... More 

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Thank Krismaer
Milwaukie, Oregon
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Food great, staff friendly, good service. Website won't take excellent rating for some reason. Webmaster, please fix!

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Thank Falleur
Calgary
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119 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Unexpected find in a strip mall. As soon as we were seated, we were served salsa and chips. The waiter was friendly and offered us advice on the various choices. The food was served in a few minutes. The presentation was average but the food was good. The spicy salsa was great as I added it to my meal.

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Thank Kitcrazy
Portland, Oregon
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168 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Yes, more than a hole! Ive driven by this place a gazillion times but because its set so far back in the strip building I've never gotten a good look at it. Honestly I thought if was a cheesy Lotto bar. Its actually a pretty decent Mexican food place that was totally packed when we got there. Even after we... More 

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Thank Chris W
Milwaukie, Oregon
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Our favorite neighborhood restaurant. Consistently good food makes this one of our favorite Milwaukie Restaurants. We have had pork, chicken, and beef dishes and all were tasty. The chicken with rice is especially delicious and their Sangria is recommended. With your choice of refried or black beans and rice, the dinner is complete and a generous serving. The staff are... More 

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Thank Mary B
Surprise, Arizona
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526 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Really good fajitas great seasoning Nice portion. Chips were hard and stale Cadillac margarita fair, watery. At least they had Bohemia beer Good service

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Thank michaelbkolsky
Honolulu, Hawaii
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Great Mexican food; family crowd; BIG portions!!! Will be going back again; Good variety of Mexican beer (all bottles; no tap). The waiter was pleasant and prompt.

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Thank DMUH
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Waiters were very friendly and courteous. Food was quite good. The restaurant was busy and service was not very prompt. Two people in our group of 5 wear hearing aids and the noise level was extremely uncomfortable.

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Thank Donna G
Oak Grove, Oregon, United States
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

If you are looking for a restaurant to take family or friends El Tapatio is that place to go. The staff is very friendly and ready to assist in selection of the best menu items for you. Rapid preparation and excellent presentation of dishes served make for a pleasant meal. The facility also has a full range of drinks to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15192 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Oak Grove, OR 97267-2828
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Clackamas County  >  Oak Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 503-659-8654

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