Made with fresh ingredients

We offer to you, meals to explore Mexican Gastronomy here in North Carolina. Traditional Mexican Cuisine has been integrated to modern techniques to bring to your table the most exquisites combinations to impress your taste. We invite you to come to EL TAPATIO and enjoy Authentic Mexican Food! all around North Carolina.

Appetizers

Nachos Beef  |  $5.75

Nachos Chicken  |  $6.25

Cheese Dip  |  $3.50

Cheese Quesadilla  |  $2.49

Chicken Quesadilla  |  $3.69

Guacamole Salad  |  $2.59

Pico De Gallo  |  $1.69

Shredded Cheese  |  $1.39

Tortilla Soup  |  $6.75

Spinach Dip  |  $4.49

Guacamole Dip  |  $3.40

Chipotle Dip  |  $3.99

Chorizo Dip  |  $5.25

Fresh Guacamole (Made at your table)  |  $7.50

Chicken Wings (Your choice of Buffalo Wing Sauce “Mild”, or BBQ Sauce)  |  $7.50

Side Orders

Sour Cream  |  $1.35

Beef Taco  |  $1.95

Soft Taco  |  $2.35

Enchilada (Cheese or Beef)  |  $2.35

Chicken Enchilada  |  $2.59

Refried Beans  |  $2.10

Chile Relleno  |  $3.05

Tamale (1)  |  $2.59

Mexican Rice  |  $2.10

Corn Tortillas (3)  |  $.99

Flour Tortillas (3)  |  $.99

Chicken Tostada  |  $4.25

Burrito  |  $3.85

Chicken Burrito  |  $4.05

Rice and Beans  |  $4.10

Steak Burrito (Topped with cheese dip)  |  $4.59

French Fries  |  $1.75

Jalapenos (Vinegar)  |  $1.25

Extras

Sour Cream  |  $.75

Pico De Gallo  |  $.99

Guacamole  |  $1.25

Extra Cheese Dip  |  $1.99

Extra Chips and Salsa  |  $1.99

A La Carte

Order of Chicken Quesadillas (2)  |  $7.25

Order of Shrimp Quesadillas (2)  |  $8.75

Order of Chicken Tacos (3)  |  $5.99

Order of Beef Tacos (3)  |  $5.49

Order of Soft Chicken Tacos (3)  |  $6.99

Order of Soft Beef Tacos (3)  |  $6.75

Order of Beef Burritos (2)  |  $7.25

Order of Chicken Burritos (2)  |  $7.99

Order of Beef Enchiladas (3)  |  $6.50

Order of Chicken Enchiladas (3)  |  $7.25

Order Of Tamales (3)  |  $7.25

Order of Chiles Rellenos (3)  |  $7.50

Order of Steak Burritos (2)  |  $8.75

Lunch Only

SERVED MONDAY – SATURDAY 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM (no substitutions)

Make Your Own Combo Lunch (Served with rice and beans)
Regular Combo One Item  |  $6.25
Two Different Items  |  $7.25

Choose From: Burrito, Enchilada, Taco, Soft Taco, Tamale, Tostada, Tostaguac, Chille Relleno, Chalupa, Cheese Quesadilla, Chile Con Queso with Ground Beef. Burrito, Enchilada, Taco and Soft Taco are filed with your choice of Ground Beef, Chicken or Cheese.

SPEEDY GONZALEZ  |  $5.75

One taco, one enchilada, and your choice of rice or beans with cheese

Lunch Chimichanga  |  Beef or Chicken $6.50 or Shrimp $8.75

One flour tortilla soft or deep-fried with your choice of beef tips or chicken, topped with cheese dip. Served with lettuce, pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole and your choice of rice or beans with cheese

Lunch Enchiladas Supreme  |  $6.50

One cheese and one chicken enchilada, served with lettuce, sour cream, pico de gallo and a side order of rice

Flautas Mexicanas  |  $6.50

Two taquitos, one chicken, one beef, served with lettuce, fresh cheese, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and rice

Lunch Fajitas  |  $7.75

Your choice of tender sliced chicken, steak or mix, with tomatoes, bell peppers, onions, guacamole salad, sour cream and your choice of rice or beans with cheese. Served with three flour tortillas

Lunch Texas Fajitas  |  $8.25

Two taquitos, one chicken, one beef, served with lettuce, fresh cheese, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and rice

Lunch Polo Loco  |  $7.50

One piece of chicken breast, served with guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo, rice and three flour tortillas

Lunch Nachos Supreme  |  $6.75

Cheese nachos with assorted topics of ground beef, shredded chicken, and refried beans, all covered with shredded lettuce, pico de gallo and sour cream

Lunch Chicken Picado  |  $6.75

Diced chicken served with mild sauce, rice, lettuce, pico de gallo, guacamole and three flour tortillas

Grilled Chicken With Rice  |  $7.25

Slices of chicken breast, grilled, over a bed of rice, topped with nacho cheese, sprinkled with cilantro

Lunch Burrito Tapatio  |  $6.50

One burrito filled with beef tips, topped with burrito sauce, cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo, sour cream, served with rice

Taco Salad  |  $6.50

A crisp flour tortilla deep-fried and filled with ground beef, beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, grated cheese and sour cream

Burrito Especial  |  $6.00

One burrito filled with beef and beans, topped with salsa, cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo and sour cream. Served with rice

Quesadilla Deluxe or Mushrooms  |  $6.50

(No beans on mushroom quesadilla)
A flour tortilla grilled and stuffed with cheese and beans and your choice of beef tips, chicken or mushrooms. Served with lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and rice

Steak Burrito  |  $7.00

Burrito filled with grilled steak and onions, topped with cheese dip and served with choice of rice or beans with cheese, lettuce, guacamole and pico de gallo

Huevos Con Chorizo |  $7.25

Scrambled eggs with mexican sausage, served with rice, beans with cheese and three tortillas

Chori-Pollo  |  $7.50

Chicken breast cooked with chorizo (mexican sausage) topped with enchilada sauce and cheese dip. Served with rice, guacamole salad, pico de gallo, and three tortillas

Fajita Quesadilla  |  $7.50

Your choice of grilled chicken, beef or mix with tomatoes, bell peppers and onions. Served with guacamole, lettuce, pico de gallo and rice

Lunch Shrimp Burrito |  $8.25

Burrito filled with grilled shrimp and onions. Topped with melted cheese and served with choice of rice or beans with cheese, lettuce, guacamole and pico de gallo

Lunch Shrimp Fajitas  |  $8.49

Mixed with bell peppers, onions and tomatoes, served with beans with cheese, guacamole salad, sour cream and three flour tortillas

Chicken Chipotle  |  $7.50

Sliced chicken breast, grilled and served in a mild chipotle cheese sauce with rice, and three flour tortillas

Spinach & Chicken Enchiladas |  $6.75

Two corn tortillas stuffed with spinach and chicken, topped with our delicious roasted poblano salsa and queso fresco. Served with rice

Enchiladas Suizas  |  $6.75

Two chicken enchiladas topped with creamy tomatillo sauce, queso fresco and sour cream. Served with rice

Enchiladas Banderas  |  $6.50

Two enchiladas, one chicken, one beef, glazed with green spinach sauce, and served with rice

Special Dinners

Taco Salad  |  $7.25

A crisp flour tortilla deep-fried and filled with ground beef, beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, grated cheese and sour cream.

Burrito Especial  |  $6.49

One burrito filled with beef and beans, topped with salsa, cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo and sour cream.

Burritos Deluxe |  $8.50

Order of two burritos: one filled with chicken with beans, and one filled beef and beans.

Burrito Mexicanos  |  $9.50

Two burritos filled with beef tips and beans with red sauce, topped with sprinkled cheese, pico de gallo, lettuce, guacamole and sour cream.

Quesadilla Rellena  |  $7.50

A flour tortilla grilled and stuffed with your choice of: beef tips, chicken or mushrooms, cheese and refried beans. Served with lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and rice.

Enchiladas Supreme  |  $9.50

Supreme combination of chicken enchilada, beans enchilada, cheese enchilada and beef enchilada. Topped with enchilada sauce and sprinkled cheese, served with lettuce, pico de gallo and sour cream.

Pork Carnitas  |  $10.50 or Carnitas En Salsa Verde  $10.50

Tender chunks of pork with green sauce or not. Served with rice, refried beans with cheese, pico de gallo and three flour tortillas.

Flautas Mexicanas  |  $8.99

Two beef and two chicken taquitos. Served with lettuce, fresh cheese, guacamole, pico de gallo and sour cream.

Fajita Taco Salad  |  $9.25

Choice of beef or chicken with grilled onions, tomatoes and bell peppers. Served with beans, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream and pico de gallo in a crisp flour tortilla, all topped with grated cheese.

Fajita Nachos  |  Beef or chicken $10.50 or Shrimp $12.75

Choice of meat, plus grilled onions, tomatoes and bell peppers, topped with rice, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream and pico de gallo.

Fajita Quesadilla  |  Beef or chicken $10.75 or Shrimp $12.25

Stuffed with your choice of meat, grilled onions, tomatoes and bell peppers. Served with rice, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream and pico de gallo.

Chori-Pollo  |  $11.50

Chicken breast cooked with chorizo (Mexican sausage) topped with enchilada sauce and cheese dip. Served with rice, guacamole salad, and three flour tortillas.

Nachos Supreme  |  $8.75

Cheese nachos with assorted topics of ground beef, shredded chicken and refried beans. All covered with shredded lettuce, pico de gallo and sour cream.

California Style Burritos

All burritos are made using huge 10” flour tortilla, stuffed with enough to be an all in one meal

Chipotle Burrito |  $10.25

Stuffed with grilled chicken rice and corn, topped with creamy chipotle cheese.

Burrito Fajita |  $10.25

Stuffed with grilled chicken or beef, rice, beans, lettuce, and sour cream.Topped with nacho cheese. Vegetables are upon request.

San Cabo  |  $10.25

Stuffed with shrimp, pineapple, onions and rice, topped with nacho cheese and pico de gallo.

Texas Tornado |  $10.25

Stuffed with grilled chicken, rice, beans and lettuce, topped with nacho cheese and pico de gallo.

Burrito Tapatio |  $10.25

Burrito stuffed with grilled chicken, chorizo (mexican sausage), beans, rice, pico de gallo, topped with nacho cheese.

Carne Asada Burrito  |  $10.25

Stuffed with rib-eye steak sliced, rice, guacamole, lettuce, topped with nacho cheese and pico de gallo.

Enchiladas

Enchiladas Bandera  |  $9.75

Three enchiladas, one with chicken, one with beef, and one with cheese, topped with three different sauces. Served with rice or beans with cheese.

Shrimp Potato Enchiladas  |  $10.25

No Sour Cream. Three corn tortillas filled with potato, topped with grilled shrimp, green peppers and onions, covered with chipotle sauce. Served with rice.

Enchiladas Tapatias  |  $10.25

Three corn tortillas, stuffed with queso fresco, topped with shredded pork carnitas, covered with creamy tomatillo sauce. Served with rice.

Enchiladas San Miguel  |  $9.75

Three corn tortillas, stuffed with grilled chicken, potato and chorizo, topped with enchilada sauce, sour cream, grated cheese and onions. Served with rice or beans with cheese.

Spinach and Chicken Enchiladas  |  $9.75

Three corn tortillas stuffed with grilled chicken and spinach, topped with our delicious roasted poblano salsa, sour cream and queso fresco. Served with rice.

Enchiladas Suizas  |  $9.75

Three chicken enchiladas, topped with creamy tomatillo sauce, grated cheese, sour cream and onions. Served with rice or beans with cheese.

Enchiladas Chipotle |  $9.75

Three enchiladas, one shredded beef, one ground beef and one chicken, topped with chipotle sauce, sour cream and pico de gallo. Served with rice.

Seafood & Fajitas

SEAFOOD

Camarones A La Diabla  |  $12.75

Shrimp in a very spicysauce, served with rice, lettuce, sliced avocado and three flour tortillas.

Camarones Al Mojo De Ajo  |  $12.75

Shrimp cooked with exquisite garlic sauce, rice and beans with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Camarones Rancheros  |  $12.75

Shrimp sauteed in a hot tomatillos sauce, served with rice, beasn with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Camarones Al Chipotle  |  $12.75

Shrimp in a mid chipotle sauce with rice, beasn with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Shrimp Taco Salad  |  $9.50

A crisp flour tortilla with grilled shrimp and rice, cheese, beans, lettuce, tomatoes and sour cream.

Grilled Shrimp With Rice  |  $11.00

Grilled shrimp over a bed of rice, topped with nacho cheese, sprinkled with cilantro.

Filete A La Plancha  |  $10.00

Grilled tilapia served with rice and steamed vegetables.

Shrimp Salad  |  $9.75

Served with mixed green salad, topped with cucumbers, pico de gallo, carrots and cheese.

Shrimp Tacos  |  $11.25

Three flour tortillas filled with shrimp, cooked with onions, tomatoes and cilantro. Served with rice, salad, pico de galloand special creamy seafood sauce.

Shrimp Pasta |  $12.99

Pan seared shrimp with delicious fettucini, mixed with chipotle sauce, roasted corn sauce, cilantro and queso fresco.

Coctel De Camaron  |  $12.99

A dozen broiled shrimp in a cocktail glass with fresh squeezed lime juice, tomato juice, diced avocados, tomatoes, onions and twist of sipicy sauce.

Salmon and Shrimp  |  $12.25

Salmon filet and half dozen grilled shrimp. Served with fiesta black beans, rice or steamed vegetables.

Shrimp Enchiladas  |  $10.75

Three corn tortillas filled with grilled chopped shrimp, served with rice, and topped with cheese dip.

Plaza Del Mar |  $12.25

Grilled tilapia, 3 scallops and 3 shrimp, served with special creamy seafood sauce with steamed vegetables and rice.

Filet Mojo De Ajo  |  $10.00

Tilapia grilled with special sauce, served with rice, lettuce, avocado and pico de gallo.

Fish Tacos  |  $11.25

Three flour tortillas filled with grilled tilapiafilet, served with rice, salad, pico de gallo and special creamy seafood sauce.

FAJITAS

Fajitas Guadalajara  |  $12.75

Sizzling strips of steak, chicken, chorizo (mexican sausage) and carnitas (pork) grilled with bell peppers, onions and tomatoes. Served with rice, beans with cheese, guacamole salad, sour cream and three flour tortillas.

Mar Y Tierra |  $10.75

Chicken, shrimp, steak strip, all grilled, served with cheese in a bowl. On the side pico de gallo and three flour tortillas.

El Tapatio For Two  |  $23.00

Tender slices of chicken and beef with bell peppers, mushrooms, onions and tomatoes, served with rice, beans with cheese, guacamole salad, sour cream and three flour tortillas.

Molcajete Tapatio  |  $20.75

A hot stone bowl filled with rib-eye steak, chicken, shrimp, poblano peppers, onions, chunks of pineapple and honey pasilla sauce, topped with shredded cheese. Served with rice, beans with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Texas Fajitas  |  For One $12.75 For Two $24.75

Tender beef, chicken and shrimp cooking with onions, tomatoes and bell peppers, guacamole salad and sour cream. Served with rice, three flour tortillas and refried beans with cheese.

Chicken, Beef or Mixed Fajitas  |  $12.00

Your choice of tender sliced chicken, beef or a combination of both. Cooked with onions, tomatoes and bell peppers, guacamole salad and sour cream. Served with rice, three flour tortillas and refried beans with cheese.

Shrimp Fajitas |  $14.50

Shrimp with onions, tomatoes and bell peppers, guacamole salad and sour cream. Served with rice, three flour tortillas and refried beans with cheese.

Vegetarian

1. $7.50

One bean burrito, one cheese enchilada and one tostada with beans and cheese on top.

2. $7.50

One chalupa, one cheese enchilada and beans with cheese.

3. $7.50

One bean burrito, one chalupa and one quesadilla.

4. $7.50

One chalupa, one cheese enchilada and rice.

5. $7.99

Two chiles rellenos, mexican rice and beans with cheese.

6. $7.99

One mushroom quesadilla, one potato enchilada, beans with cheese, guacamole and pico de gallo.

7. $8.50

One mushroom quesadilla, one potato enchilada, beans with cheese, guacamole and pico de gallo.

8. $8.50

One spinach quesadilla, one potato burrito, rice, guacamole and pico de gallo.

Spinach Enchiladas  |  $8.75

Three corn tortillas with spinach, topped with our delicious poblano salsa and queso fresco. Served with rice.

Quesadilla Vegetariana  |  $9.99

Sautéed zucchini, yellow squash, mushrooms, corn and spinach, grilled tortilla with sour cream on top and a side of honey chipotle sauce.

Beef & Chicken

BEEF

Steak and Shrimp  |  $14.25

10 oz. rib-eye steak and grilled shrimp, served with rice, beans with cheese and three flour tortillas .

Rib-Eye Cheese Steak  |  $12.99

Grilled with mushrooms and onions, topped with melted cheese and served with rice, beans with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Rib-Eye Steak Ranchero  |  $12.99

Rib-eye steak topped with hot sauce, served with rice, beans with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Carne Esada |  $13.25

Tender skirt steak with refried eans with cheese, guacamole salad and three flour tortillas.

Tacos De Carne Asada  |  $11.25

Three steak tacos on the side onions and cilantro. Served with rice, beans with cheese and tomatillo sauce.

Steak Burritos  |  $10.99

Two burritos filled with thin-sliced steak, grilled with onions and covered with nacho cheese. Served with rice, beans with cheese and guaca salad.

Chimichanga |  Beef tips or chicken $10.99 or shrimp $12.25

Beefs tips or Chicken or Shrimp. Two flour tortillas soft or deep-fried with your choice of beef tips or chicken, topped with cheese dip. Served with guaca salad, sour cream, and beans with cheese.

CHICKEN

Chicken Picado  |  $10.25

Diced chicken with mild sauce, served with guaca salad, rice and beans wih cheese and three flour tortillas.

Polo Locco  |  $10.75

Two chicken pieces with rice, jalapeño pepper. Served with guaca salad and three flour tortillas.

Chilaquiles Red or Green  |  $8.7

Tortilla chips blended with red or green sauce, chicken and cheese. Served with rice and guaca salad.

Enchiladas Guadalajara |  $9.99

Three chicken enchiladas with sauce, served with rice and guaca salad.

Chicken and Spinach  |  $11.75

Highly recommended!!! Grilled chicken breast, topped with creamy cheese sauce spinach and bacon sauce, served with rice

Pollo Relleno  |  $11.75

Pan roasted chicken breast stuffed with sautée vegetables and cheese, roasted tomato, chipotle sauce and black beans.

Taco Salad Deluxe  |  $7.99

A crisp flour tortilla filled with chicken and beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole salad and grated cheese.

Chicken Chipotle  |  $11.75

Sliced grilled chicken in a mild chipotle cheese sauce. Served with rice, beans with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Pollo Hawaiiano  |  $10.99

Grilled marinated chicken strips cooked with poblano peppers, mushrooms, onions, pineapple chunks and melted cheese. Served with rice and steamed vegetables.

Polo Sonora |  $11.75

Grilled marinated chicken breast, grilled mushrooms and onions, covered with cheese and ranchero sauce. Served with rice, beans with cheese and three flour tortillas.

Grilled Chicken With Rice |  $9.75

Slices of chicken breast, grilled, over a bed of rice, topped with nacho cheese, sprinkled with cilantro.

Chicken Salad  |  $7.99

Served with mixed green salad, topped with slices of grilled chicken, cucumbers, tomatoes, carrots and cheese.

Pollo Borracho  |  $10.50

Grilled chicken breast with grilled bell peppers, onions, covered with special sauce, and served with rice and beans with cheese.

Pasta De Pollo  |  $11.99

Fajita-styled chicken in a fettuccine pasta with red and green peppers, onions, cilantro, mixed with our chipotle sauce, and roasted corn sauce. Three avocado slices and queso fresco.

Kids Menu

12 yrs & under, includes unlimited refills for fountain drinks. $1 up-charge for juice or milk no refills. 

$5.75 Options

A. One taco, and one burrito
B. One beef taco, rice and beans with cheese
C. One enchilada, rice and beans with cheese
D. One enchiladaand one soft taco
E. One burrito and one soft taco
F. One cheese quesadilla and french fries

$6.25 Options

G. Chicken tender and french fries
H. Cheeseburger with french fries
I. Cheese or pepperoni pizza with french fries
J. Grilled chicken and rice (Slices of grilled chicken breast, over a bed of rice, topped with nacho cheese, sprinkled with cilantro)

Desserts

Mexican Fried Ice Cream  |  $3.99

Sopapillas  |  $3.50

Churros With Whipped Cream  |  $3.75

Hot Fudge Brownie Sundae  |  $4.50

Chimi Cheesecake  |  $4.99

Flan |  $3.75