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Taqueria La Tapatia

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617 S Gordon St, Alvin, TX 77511-2840
+1 281-388-2238
Today
06:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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Alvin, Texas
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Migas and huevos ranchero are very good at breakfast. Other lunch and dinner entrees are good. Service is lacking, esp if you aren't Hispanic.

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Thank Mona W
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Very small taco and mexican food place great for a quick bite. Fairly new place check them out. Support is the only way to keep a small business thriving. Nice people also have a great buisness attitude.

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Thank Troy S
Alvin, Texas
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177 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

It has been a very long time since we visited this restaurant due to bad service. We stopped in for a very quick lunch and I do mean quick. I ordered a taco only and my Husband got a taco and a enchilada, it was perfect. The staff didn't seem to mind that we ordered very little food, like some... More 

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Thank BrendaH40
Alvin, Texas
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Went and sat in the bar to eat and watch football, drink a couple beers. The bartender is very attentive. The fajatias were very good. Nice place to relax and watch the game

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Thank Shannon H
Conway, Arkansas
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107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

We tried this place on the recommendation of hotel staff who said it was the best in Alvin. I can't comment on others but this place was only average as far as food was concerned. The service was good and the place was clean. I had the chili rellenos which was only average; the beans were good and the salsas... More 

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Thank TSNJr
Alvin, Texas
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Used to go there all the time, until we seen A large roach right next to where we was eating, still went back a couple times , but just wasn't the same, food is decent, service is good , food came out quick, but we won't be going back

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Thank MICHAELN07
Alvin, Texas
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

The breakfast tacos are great. Lunch/Dinner menu is good. The food is truly mexican, not Tex-Mex. Service is good. Plenty of parking.

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Thank BlueberryBuckle
Webster, Texas
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152 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

I love coming here for their breakfast and breakfast tacos, they're so good. I'm just not a huge fan of their lunch/dinner menu personally

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Thank Nicci P
Alvin, Texas
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2015

Very poor service unless your hispanic, then they cater to you. Most of the servers cannot speak proper English.

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Thank William C
Laredo, Texas
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2015

the services is great.. food is great and very sensible prices... the recipes are more Mexican than any other place around, and the hot salsa is delicious..

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Thank jorge f

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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
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 00:00
Saturday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 S Gordon St, Alvin, TX 77511-2840
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Alvin
  • Phone Number: +1 281-388-2238

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