El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

$ • Mexican, Tex-Mex

3514 Rainbow Dr, Rainbow City
(256) 442-2288


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

This is a favorite place for my family. I've never ordered anything that I didn't like. For appetizers, I love the patacones or cheese dip. The nachos are all good but the Hawaiian nachos are my favorite. The combo plate is a great way to try several things. I'd recommend a tamale, it's chicken and covered with cheese.The ingredients are quality so anything you get is going to be good!

Seated immediately n greeted by our waitress. The view was spectacular n our booth was nestled next to the water.I decided on the taco salad. My friend had the shrimp nachos. My taco salad was so ample I took half home. The quest dip was bland but paired well with the salad n chips. I’ll go back for sure to try the fajitas next time.

Consistently good location. Food is typical American Mexican fare, with the addition of quite a few house special dishes like mole and tamales, and enchiladas.Service is quick and friendly.Try the house hot sauce, fresh with onions and lime and chilis. It's actually pretty spicy.I had mole, wife had a taco salad with no shell. We also shared the queso loco, which is queso with chorizo and some other stuff. All of it was excellent. Mole was chicken breast with prepared sauce, but...read full review

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Monday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant

3514 Rainbow Dr, Rainbow City, AL 35906
(256) 442-2288
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