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Zapata Mexican Restaurant

Zapata Mexican Restaurant

7044 Maynardville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37918
865-685-9219
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    appetizers

    Appetizers

    Elotes

    Four pieces of corn covered with mayonnaise cheese, and Tajin chili powder.

    $8.99

    Cheese Dip

    $6.99

    Zapata Wings

    Served with our special secrete sauce.

    $12.99

    Guacamole

    $6.99

    Chorizo Dip

    $7.99

    Bean Dip

    $6.99

    Polo Dip

    Ground beef, beans, and pico de gallo.

    $8.99

    Sampler Plate

    Steak, grilled chicken, shrimp, one cheese quesadilla, four wings, cheese dip, pico de gallo, ground beef, and beans.

    $22.99

    Queso Fundido

    $7.99

    soups

    Soups

    Menudo

    An authentic Mexican recipe made of beef tripe in a broth of chiles (spicy) base and onions. Served with tortillas.

    $16.99

    Caldo De Res (Rojo)

    Soup of beef with carrots, green beans, chayote, zucchini, and corn.

    $16.99

    salads

    Salads

    Salad

    Your choice of meat with fresh tomato, onion, mozzarella cheese, bell pepper, and served with ranch or blue cheese dressing.

    $10.99

    Taco Salad

    Your choice of meat with lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, cheese dip, refried beans, and tomatoes.

    $8.99

    Tossed Salad

    Tomatoes, onions, and bell peppers. Served with your choice of dressing.

    $4.99

    Fajita Taco Salad

    Your choice of meat with vegetables fajita and refried beans inside. Topped with cheese dip, guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo.

    $10.99

    sides

    Sides

    Rice

    $2.99

    Tortillas

    $1.50

    Refried Beans

    $2.99

    Grilled Onions

    $1.99

    Charro Beans

    $4.99

    Salad

    $4.99

    Rice and Beans

    $5.50

    Sour Cream

    $1.99

    Pico De Gallo

    $1.49

    Cambray Onions

    $4.99

    Grilled Chicken

    $5.99

    Chorizo

    $5.99

    Shredded Chicken

    $3.99

    Chiles Toreados

    $3.99

    Grilled Steak

    $6.99

    Chips and Sauce

    $3.99

    Grilled Shrimp

    $1.00

    Guacamole

    $3.49

    Ground Beef

    $3.99

    Avocado

    $3.49

    Shredded Cheese

    $1.49

    Lettuce

    $1.25

    French Fries

    $3.99

    Tomatoes

    $1.25

    Cactus

    $1.89

    Fajitas Salad

    Served with rice, beans, lettuce, tomato, sour cream, guacamole, and pico de gallo.

    $6.99

    a-la-carta

    A La Carta

    Enchilada

    Ground beef, shredded chicken, or cheese with red sauce.

    $2.99

    Tamal

    Dough stuffed with pork.

    $3.49

    Soft Taco

    Ground beef with lettuce and cheese on top.

    $2.79

    Chimichanga

    Ground beef or shredded chicken.

    $6.99

    Burrito

    Ground beef, shredded chicken or beans.

    $5.99

    Quesadilla

    10" flour tortilla with cheese.

    $4.99

    Chile Relleno

    Stuffed with cheese.

    $5.99

    chimichangas

    Chimichangas

    Chimichanga

    Large flour tortilla filled with your choice of meat. Served with rice, beans, guacamole, sour cream, tomatoes and cheese dip on top.

    $12.99

    Fajita Chimichanga

    Filled with your choice of meat, bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes. Served with rice, beans, guacamole, pico de gallo, sour cream, and cheese dip on top.

    $13.99

    quesadillas

    Quesadillas

    Quesadilla

    Flour tortilla folded in half filled with cheese and your choice of meat. Served with lettuce, tomatoes and sour cream.

    $9.99

    Fajita Quesadilla

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

    $13.99

    tortas

    Tortas

    All tortas are prepared with mayonnaise, lettuce, tomato, jalapeno, onions and your choice of meat.

    Al Pastor

    $10.99

    Carne Asada

    Steak. Cilantro and onions.

    $10.99

    Barcacoa

    Steamed lamb.

    $10.99

    Jamon

    Ham.

    $10.99

    Pollo Asado

    Grilled chicken.

    $10.99

    Cubana

    Chorizo, ham, egg, and sausage.

    $12.99

    combinations

    Combinations

    Our combinations are served with rice and beans. No substitutions.

    1. Hard Taco and One Enchilada

    $10.99

    6. One Enchilada and One Taco

    $10.99

    2. One Chile Poblano and One Hard Taco

    $12.99

    7. One Chile Poblano and One Tamal

    $12.99

    3. One Burrito and One Enchilada

    $10.99

    8. Two Enchiladas

    $10.99

    4. One Tamale and One Hard Taco

    $10.99

    9. One Taco and One Burrito

    $10.99

    5. Two Hard Tacos

    $10.99

    10. One Tostada and One Burrito

    $10.99

    burritos

    Burritos

    Burrito Zapata

    Big flour tortilla stuffed with grilled chicken, steak, onion, and grilled peppers. Topped with jalapenos, pico de gallo, and cheese dip. Served with rice and beans.

    $14.99

    Burrito For You

    Big flour tortilla stuffed with steak or grilled chicken. Topped with cheese dip.

    $10.99

    Burrito Deluxe

    A big flour tortilla filled with your choice of ground beef or chicken and beans. Topped with red sauce, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $10.99

    Pork Burrito

    Large flour tortilla stuffed with pork carnitas and beans. Served with lettuce, onions, and pico de gallo, and avocado on top.

    $12.99

    Burrito Pepe

    Flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of ground beef or shredded chicken. Topped with red sauce and pico de gallo. Served with rice and beans.

    $10.99

    nachos

    Nachos

    Cheese Nachos

    $6.99

    Chicken Nacho Zapata

    Bean nachos, topped with lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $13.99

    Ground Beef

    $8.99

    Steak Nacho Zapata

    Bean nachos, topped with lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $13.99

    Shredded Chicken

    $8.99

    Nachos with Fajitas

    Your choice of meat. Served with peppers, onions and tomatoes.

    $13.99

    Shredded Beef

    $10.99

    Nachos Supremos

    Refried beans, shredded chicken, and ground beef. Topped with lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $12.99

    Nachos Zapata Supreme

    Tortilla chips with cheese, topped with steak, grilled chicken, corn, black beans, jalapenos, sour cream, guacamole, and pico de gallo.

    $14.99

    enchiladas

    Enchiladas

    Enchiladas Supreme

    Four enchiladas, one with cheese, one with ground beef, one with refried beans, and one with shredded chicken covered in red sauce. Topped with lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $12.99

    Enchiladas Suizas

    Four corn tortillas filled with grilled chicken. Topped with green sauce, cheese dip, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $14.99

    El Tri Color

    One grilled chicken enchilada topped with green sauce and one shrimp enchilada topped with cheese sauce, and steak enchilada topped with red sauce. Served with your choice of rice or beans.

    $14.99

    Enchiladas Rancheras

    Three cheese enchiladas topped with pork carnitas, onion, and bell peppers, topped with red sauce. Served with guacamole, lettuce, and tomatoes.

    $13.99

    Enchiladas Mexicans

    Three chicken enchiladas, topped with red and green sauce. Served with lettuce, sour cream, and cheese with a side of beans.

    $13.99

    Enchiladas De Mole

    Three enchiladas filled with shredded chicken, covered with mole. Topped with sauce, shredded cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and sour cream.

    $9.99

    tacos

    Tacos

    All tacos are served with cilantro, onions, lime, and your choice of meat.

    Al Pastor

    $3.49

    Lengua

    Beef tongue.

    $3.49

    Asada

    Steak.

    $3.49

    Pollo

    Grilled chicken.

    $3.49

    Carnitas

    Pork.

    $3.49

    Chorizo

    Mexican sausage.

    $3.49

    Barbacoa

    Steamed beef cooked in its own juices.

    $3.49

    Charo Beans

    Whole beans, chorizo, sausage, bacon, onion, cilantro and jalapenos.

    $4.99

    chicken

    Chicken

    Zapata Chicken

    Grilled chicken breast topped with sauteed onions, jalapenos, and cheese sauce. Served with rice, beans and tortillas.

    $13.99

    Pollo Fundido

    Two chicken breast, mozzarella cheese, fajita vegetable, topped with chorizo. Served with guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo, rice, and beans.

    $15.99

    Pollo Loco

    Grilled chicken strips served over rice, topped with cheese sauce.

    $11.99

    Chicken Flautas

    Two flour tortillas stuffed with shredded chicken deep fried. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, guacamole, and sour cream.

    $12.99

    Vegetable Chicken

    Grilled chicken strips over bed rice. Served with steamed vegetables.

    $12.99

    Chicken and Shrimps

    Chicken strips and shrimp grilled and seasoned. Served with rice, sour cream, salad, and tortillas.

    $16.99

    steak

    Steak

    All plates include tortillas.

    Carne Asada

    Arrachera cooked on the grill. Served with rice, beans, salad, avocado, and corn tortillas.

    $18.99

    Chile Colorado

    Steak with special sauce, topped with red sauce. Served with rice, beans, and tortilla.

    $14.99

    T-Bone con Camarones

    T-bone steak with shrimp. Served with rice and salad.

    $20.99

    Tacos Carne Asada

    Three soft grilled steak tacos, served with pico de gallo, a side of beans, and tomatillo sauce.

    $12.99

    El Zapata Tres Amigos

    Grilled shrimps, chicken, and steak. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream and pico de gallo.

    $19.99

    T-Bone Steak Ranchero

    Cooked with our special sauce. Served with guacamole salad, rice, and beans.

    $19.99

    seafood

    Seafood

    Mojarra Frita

    Fried mojarra served with rice and fresh salad (lettuce, tomato, and avocado).

    $16.99

    Ceviche

    Cooked shrimps and octopus with fresh avocado and pico de gallo.

    $16.99

    Tacos De Pescado Estilo Sinaloa

    $13.99

    Aguachile

    With shrimp.

    $19.99

    Coctel De Camaron

    $16.99

    Camaronese a la Diabla

    Shrimp cooked with our special red hot sauce. Served with rice, salad, and tortillas.

    $16.99

    Caldo 7 Mares

    Soup with shrimp, clams, mussels, octopus, squid, craps, fish, and vegetables.

    $18.99

    Camaronese al Mojo De Ajo

    Shrimp sauteed in garlic butter sauce. Served with salad, rice, and California vegetables.

    $16.99

    pork

    Pork

    Chile Verde

    Carnitas covered in green sauce. Served with rice and beans.

    $14.99

    Carnitas

    Slow cooked pork served with rice, beans, lettuce, tomato, pico de gallo, guacamole, and tortillas.

    $16.99

    fajitas

    Fajitas

    All of our fajitas are served with rice and beans, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo, grilled onions, bell peppers, and tomatoes.

    Fajitas Zapata

    Steak, shrimp, and grilled chicken, cooked with jalapenos, onions, and green peppers. Served with rice, beans, and salad.

    $20.99

    Chicken Fajitas Pineapple

    Cooked with bell pepper, onions, tomatoes, and cheese dip on top.

    $15.99

    Steak Fajitas

    $15.99

    Steak Fajitas Pineapple

    Cooked with bell pepper, onions, tomatoes, and cheese dip on top.

    $16.99

    Grilled Chicken Fajitas

    $14.99

    Shrimp Fajitas Pineapple

    Cooked with bell pepper, onions, tomatoes, and cheese dip on top.

    $19.99

    Shrimp Fajitas

    $17.99

    Veggie Fajitas

    Steamed veggies: broccoli, cauliflower, and carrots cooked to perfection on the skilled with onions and bell peppers.

    $13.99

    specials

    Specials

    Chiles Rellenos

    Poblano peppers covered with a layer of egg battered in red tomato sauce, stuffed with cheese. Served with rice and beans.

    $14.99

    Tacos Dorados

    Three crispy corn tortillas stuffed with your choice of shredded chicken or shredded beef. Served with rice and crema salad.

    $8.99

    Zapata Tres Amigos

    Grilled shrimp, chicken, and steak. Served with rice, beans, guacamole, sour cream, lettuce and pico de gallo.

    $18.99

    Mocajete

    Chicken, steak, chorizo, shrimp, carnitas, cactus, chambray onions, and mozzarella cheese. Served with rice, beans, guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo.

    $25.99

    Grill Di Lite Plate

    Grilled chicken, fajita meat, shrimp, mixed vegetables, and rice.

    $17.99

    Barbacoa

    Steamed beef in its own juices. Served with rice, refried beans, and small consome.

    $15.99

    Quesabirrias

    Three crispy corn tortillas stuffed with slowly cooked beef, Chihuahua cheese, cilantro, and onion. Served with rice.

    $14.99

    adults

    Adults

    Chicken Nuggets

    Six nuggets served with French fries.

    $8.99

    Quesadilla and Fries

    Cheese quesadilla with fries.

    $8.99

    Taco Meal

    Crunchy or soft taco with your choice of shredded chicken or ground beef, topped with lettuce and shredded cheese. Served with rice and beans.

    $8.99

    Chicken Tenders and Fries

    Three large tenders served with French fries.

    $8.99

    Cheeseburger

    No garnish, with French fries.

    $8.99

    Enchilada

    Shredded chicken, cheese or ground beef enchilada, topped with shredded cheese and red sauce. Served with rice and beans.

    $8.99

    Quesadilla

    Small cheese quesadilla served with rice and beans.

    $8.99

    Burrito Kid

    Shredded chicken or ground beef with red sauce on top.

    $8.99

    kids-menu

    Kid's Menu

    Kids only 12 years and younger.

    Chicken Nuggets

    Six nuggets served with French fries.

    $6.99

    Quesadilla and Fries

    Cheese quesadilla with fries.

    $6.99

    Taco Meal

    Crunchy or soft taco with your choice of shredded chicken or ground beef, topped with lettuce and shredded cheese. Served with rice and beans.

    $6.99

    Chicken Tenders and Fries

    Three large tenders served with French fries.

    $6.99

    Cheeseburger

    No garnish, with French fries.

    $6.99

    Enchilada

    Shredded chicken, cheese or ground beef enchilada, topped with shredded cheese and red sauce. Served with rice and beans.

    $6.99

    Quesadilla

    Small cheese quesadilla served with rice and beans.

    $6.99

    Burrito Kid

    Shredded chicken or ground beef with red sauce on top.

    $6.99

    desserts

    Desserts

    Fried Ice Cream

    Vanilla ice cream covered with corn flakes fried. Served in tortilla bowl, topped with whipped cream, chocolate syrup, and sprinkles.

    $5.99

    Sopapilla

    $3.99

    Flan

    A traditional Mexican style cream caramel custard.

    $4.99

    Sopapilla with Ice Cream

    Flour tortilla fried to golden brown, served with honey, cinnamon, and ice cream. Topped with whipped cream, chocolate syrup, and sprinkle.

    $5.99

    Churros with Ice Cream

    Fried twisted dough rolled in sugar and cinnamon, topped with ice cream.

    $6.99

    Cheesecake Chimichanga

    A flour tortilla deep fried to golden brown and topped with sprinkled cinnamon. Topping with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

    $7.99

    beverages

    Beverages

    Sodas

    $2.99

    Vanilla Milkshake

    Vanilla.

    $5.99

    Sweet Tea

    $2.99

    Jarritos

    Pineapple, mandarine or lime.

    $2.99

    Unsweet Tea

    $2.99

    Sangria

    $2.99

    Arandano Jugos

    Cranberry. No refill.

    $3.29

    Coffee

    $2.99

    Naranja Jugos

    Orange. No refill.

    $3.29

    Milk

    $3.29

    Fresca Milkshake

    Strawberry.

    $5.99

    Milk Chocolate

    $3.49

    Chocolate Milkshake

    Chocolate.

    $5.99

    Aguas Frescas

    Horchata or jamaica.

    $4.99

    lunch-menu

    Lunch Menu

    Only available 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    All eggs are served with rice and beans.

    Huevos Rancheros

    Fried eggs on a corn tortilla covered with a red tomato-based sauce.

    $8.99

    Pollo A La Crema

    Grilled chicken breast seasoned, topped with chipotle sauce. Served over a bed of rice.

    $8.99

    Huevos Con Chorizo

    3 Scrambled eggs with chorizo.

    $8.99

    Lunch Flautas

    Flour tortilla filled with shredded chicken, deep-fried and sliced into two flautas. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, and pico de gallo.

    $9.99

    Huevos A La Mexicana

    3 Scrambled eggs with red tomato, onion, and jalapeno.

    $8.99

    Burrito Special

    10" Flour tortilla filled with shredded chicken or ground beef. Topped with red sauce. Served with rice, beans, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $8.99

    Lunch Special #1

    One chile poblano and one ground beef crunchy taco. Served with beans, lettuce, guacamole, and tomato.

    $9.99

    Lunch Fajita

    Your choice of grilled chicken or steak with sauteed onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Served with rice, beans, tortillas, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo.

    $8.99

    Lunch Special #2

    One bean burrito and one cheese enchilada. Served with rice.

    $8.99

    Lunch Fajita Tex-Mex

    Shrimp, chicken, and steak with sauteed onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Served with rice, beans, tortillas, lettuce, guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo.

    $12.99

    Lunch Special #3

    One hard taco with ground beef topped with lettuce and cheese. Served with rice and refried beans.

    $8.99

    Lunch Chimichanga

    10" flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of meat. Topped with cheese dip. Served with rice, salad, and beans.

    $8.99

    Lunch Special #4

    One ground beef enchilada. Served with rice and refried beans.

    $8.99

    Speedy Gonzalez

    One hard taco and one enchilada stuffed with your choice of shredded chicken or ground beef. Served with rice or refried beans.

    $6.99

    Lunch Special #5

    One burrito stuffed with ground beef or shredded chicken. Served with rice and refried beans.

    $8.99

    Chilaquiles Mexicanos

    Crispy corn tortilla with shredded chicken and ranchero sauce on top. Served with rice, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream.

    $8.99

    Lunch Special #6

    One shredded beef tamale. Served with rice and refried beans.

    $8.99

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