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El Tapatio

2921 Raleigh Road Pkwy W, Wilson, NC 27896-8207
+1 252-243-7871
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“burrito” (3 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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2921 Raleigh Road Pkwy W, Wilson, NC 27896-8207
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was very disappointed when I went in there to order yesterday. I order from here all the time and never had a problem. I stood at the desk for at lest 5 minutes no one acknowledged me. At least four employees walked by, they...More

Thank Cierra D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday night. The service was prompt and friendly. The margaritas were cold and refreshing. The tableside guacamole bar was great. Hot chips, made at the table, guacamole, tangy salsa. The steak burritos arrived promptly and were really good. There is no doubt...More

Thank Anghared2003
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Always good chips and salsas.. Great lil place for lunch...Service is always good,food is always hot...but I do get the beef,chicken stir fry...With lots of water!!!! I've noticed El Taps business has been little slow at the new location... I plan to go to that...More

Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped here yesterday on my way to SC, we had such a good meal a few weeks ago on another trip. I was curious to see if it was a fluke, or the real deal. Well, just like the previous trip, absolutely everything was done...More

Thank hunter112
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Always good food...like the free chips and salsa...!! Only issue I ever had there ONCE I gave the server my visa card to pay the bill,,,Some how after running my card.. They lost it. We found it on the floor behind the cash register...

Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great restaurant. The food is cooked fresh & always arrives fast, hot, delicious. Plus they totlilla chips are made fresh, so always a Pre meal treat. They even have a nice bar offering beer & spirits. I personally enjoy trying a new beer with each...More

Thank leef542
Reviewed 25 January 2017

this place has great service and the food is excellent.they have the best burritos I have ever eaten.they serve the chips with both cheese sauce and salsa"to die for"

Thank raw195426
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We usually eat at the El Tapatio in Rocky Mount and figured to try this location based on the name. The space was quiet and you could here everyone's conversation. Food was alright but nothing spectacular. Strawberry margaritas were much better. I'm an attention to...More

Thank djremosnyc
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The desk attendant at our hotel recommended this place (and asked if I'd bring her back a "to go" dish, which I did!). It was GREAT. The staff was very friendly. Seemed like about half of them were running most of the time - getting...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Best Mexican food I have EVER had. They don't only cook it to perfection, they put the "love" in it.

Thank Gary S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2921 Raleigh Road Pkwy W, Wilson, NC 27896-8207
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wilson
  • Phone Number: +1 252-243-7871
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