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El Tapatio

2300 Camanche Ave, Clinton, IA 52732-6034
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cheesesteak” (2 reviews)
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
2300 Camanche Ave, Clinton, IA 52732-6034
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We often eat here for lunch, they have a large menu and you can get a nice lunch for seven or eight dollars. The service is always prompt and efficient and the food is consistently good, I am always content with three soft Tacos, very...More

Thank davidlI5106MM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, to the food here.. First the salsa and chips were delicious. Then our main courses exceeded our expectations. We had a big burrito, faitjas and a combo meal. So all in all, we will go back here and get perhaps get the same things.

Thank peonyrose
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We are regulars at El Tapatio. The food is excellent. The prices are reasonable and serving size is large. We really enjoy the chips and salsa. The staff is friendly and fast. The Cheese Steak is one of my favorites but everything is delicious. We...More

Thank 2_on_the_loose
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We dine here often. The staff is the best in Clinton. Chips and salsa to start off, and the salsa tastes different each time, but is always very good! The food is plentiful and delicious. Margaritas are great and inexpensive, especially on Thursday and Saturday....More

Thank _prinzy4
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

I come here with my friend a couple times a month. The service is always fast and friendly. The chips and salsa are delicious and the meal is reasonably priced! They have a 5.99 lunch deal which I love. The fajitas are amazing!!

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Whenever we eat here we are satisfied. The homemade salsa is delicious and my El Tapatio Burrito was huge and wonderful. My husband had the combination of a taco and enchilada and was very full at the end of the night. I recommend this fine...More

Thank peonyrose
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Dined here many times, great food and service, our favorite is Pollo Jalisco! Nice fresh chips and home made salsa that is top notch. Beer and cocktails available, cozy atmosphere.

Thank randygi
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

This is the first time we've been to El Tapatio in a while, and the experience was greatly changed. We usually enjoy the food and the service was always great, but this time, both were lacking. We pulled in because the sign said $2 off...More

Thank Wilstanton
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Service was quick with warm chips and thin but tasty salsa delivered to the table. I had a combo meal - the chile re llano was good, very cheesy. The taco was average. Price is very fare. Standard Mexican fare across from the monstrosity that...More

Thank AmBeAbZo
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Two of the best things going!!!! Fast service and the best Carnita's in Clinton Be sure to try with the Corn Tortillas Versus the Flour!

Thank dxrhoden
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 Camanche Ave, Clinton, IA 52732-6034
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clinton
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