Zapatas Mexican Restaurant

North AdelaideMexican, Latin American$$$$
Excellent
5.0/6
42 Reviews
Zapatas Mexican Restaurant Adelaide image 1
Zapatas Mexican Restaurant Adelaide image 2
Zapatas Mexican Restaurant Adelaide image 3
Free and fast bookingEasily reserve a table in seconds
Happy customersMore than 100 million full and satisfied diners

About Zapatas Mexican Restaurant

Mexican food is always a family favourite, and at Zapatas Mexican Restaurant, it’s easy to see why. They serve all the classics – fajitas, guac, tacos, burritos, tostadas, enchiladas, chimichangas – everything you could want and more. The oldest of it’s kind in Adelaide, the restaurant’s dining space is split between the hacienda and the outside area, and features full carpeting and straw ceilings, so you can bring the whole posse down to Melbourne Street in North Adelaide – book a table now!

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 5:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Address

Zapatas Mexican Restaurant
42 Melbourne Street, North Adelaide
Adelaide 5006

Menu Highlights

B8C73D59-3E9A-4CA0-89CA-3B86A857D4FF

Appetizers

Nachos

Crispy hot tortilla chips smothered with melted cheese and crowned with jalepeno peppers.
A$13.90

Combination Dips

A platter of all 4 dips for those who cannot make up their minds.
A$17.90

Nachos Supreme

Nachos on a bed of frijoles.
A$20.50
Don't miss out on a table!

More about Zapatas Mexican Restaurant, North Adelaide

On Melbourne Road in Adelaide, Zapata Mexican Restaurant was the first south-of-the-border joint in the city – they opened back in 1975 – and their take on Mexican food and drink is an enduring local favourite. North Adelaide locals come for the cocktails, and the more adventurous try the Brave Bull, made with tequila and Patron, or choose from the margarita bar, where options come shaken or frozen and in shots, glasses or full pitchers. Salud!

Start your time at Zapata Mexican restaurant in Adelaide with the traditional nachos and dips – whether salsa, guacamole, tomato chili or frijoles con queso, beans with cheese – before you move onto the mains. All your Mexican favourites are there to choose between: chilli, enchiladas, quesadillas, tacos… we could go on. Our top tip has to be the burrito del mar, prawns and scallops stuffed in a tortilla with Mexican rice, a creamy sauce and fresh salad. Whether you’re in North Adelaide for a lunch, a romantic meal or a big family night out, this spot along Melbourne Road is your best choice for a superb Mexican evening.

42 Zapatas Mexican Restaurant Reviews

Excellent
5.0/6
42 Reviews
Service:Great
Value for money:Good value
Waiting time:Very good
Food:Great
Atmosphere:Excellent
Noise levels:Pleasant
New"Excellent"
6/6
Matthew A.10 days ago · 15 reviews

Half price nachos night at Zapatas is fantastic value and the nachos are great. One of our favourite restaurants and the best Mexican in Adelaide.

"Excellent"
6/6
Natalie F.15 days ago · 1 review

Fantastic food and service, will recommend to visit. Menu is very extensive. We even got offered more corn chips as we had dip left over .

"Excellent"
6/6
L F.a month ago · 1 review

Had Enchiladas and Tacos. Both done well and full of flavour. Have been a few times over the years and always consistently good. Their half price Margerita night on Thursdays is always good value. Definitely worth a visit for well done Mexican food.