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Tampico Seafood and Cocina Mexicana

2115 Airline Houston, TX 77009 | Heights | 713-862-8425

Location Description:

Decorated in a nautical theme, Tampico favors function over form and serves fresh, Mexican-style seafood at the edge of the Heights along with Tex-Mex staples such as quesadillas, queso and fajitas. You get to pick the seafood you'd like as well as the way it's prepared, although most seem to choose fried. The signature dish is Snapper a la plancha, and for good reason.


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Details

  • Cuisine(s): Mexican, Seafood
  • Hours: Sun-Thu 10:30am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10:30am-12am
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Accepted, Not Necessary
  • Parking: Free
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, cash
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Delivery, Family Style, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout

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