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Salsa & Agave Mexican Grill

1223 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #419 of 2,809 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $5 - $10
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Mexican, Peruvian
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Neighborhood: Downtown
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English first
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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257 reviews 257 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

While looking for a happy hour location we found this little place on the corner of Pacific and Davie. It might be small but it is excellent. Happy hours runs from 2:30 to 5:30. Tap drinks are $5.75 and bottles are $4.25; I enjoyed the Negra Modelo. Complementary nacho chips are included. As well, I had the nachos with the... More

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Gisborne, New Zealand
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This is a great little restaurant in Yale town. It looks like a takeaway but is not so don't be fooled by it. The food is lovely and great value. I'd really recommend it if you want a quick lovely meal. Also great severs

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213 reviews 213 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Small place right opposite the Yale town station. Pretty crowded during lunch hours. Good selection on the menu. Decent food, fairly good portions and quality at a reasonable price. A quick food place sans frills for people on the go. Service is pretty fast and efficient.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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403 reviews 403 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The place was full and there were multiple TV screens showing the World Cup food ball matches. Service was quick and the enchiladas de mole came in a jiffy. It was way too chocolate for me though. The waiters are attentive and efficient. One of the better Mexican joints in Yale town.

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Vancouver, Canada
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95 reviews 95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

This was my first visit to this restaurant and i was really impressed by the food. Everything was really well prepared, tasty and fresh. I definitely recommend the fresh guacamole, the tacos and most importantly the tres leeches cake. The service was good and prices are really good.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This place is reasonably priced, but the food is very average. I'm quite surprised by the recent generous reviews. It is a good place to stop by for some quick, value food, but I wouldn't recommend for dinner out.

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Delta, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Very surprised to read the one or two negative reviews! I've eaten here twice this month, 2 different dishes and both very extremely good. Staff were great with suggestions, portions were acceptable and prices are reasonable Will most definitely be back and highly recommend this place for yummy homemade Mexican food.

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Toronto, Canada
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348 reviews 348 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Felt like I was eating healthy Mexican food. Ate a lot because the portion sizes are huge and didn't feel stuffed. This place is amazing! Inexpensive, friendly service, and great tasty food. I think this was the best Mexican food I have eaten even from Mexico. You should go! Enjoy!!!

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Iquique, Tarapaca, Chile
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

The owners started some years ago on 1223 Pacific Bvd, with 5 tables inside, a small kitchen and a lot of take away, After a while they acquired the closing restaurant at the corner of Davie and Pacific. All is absolutely Mexican and the family cuisine is really great, for an economic price. Owners and waitresses are always happy, attentive... More

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Belfast, NI
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

We were a family of four seeking a good value restaurant which could accommodate a wide variety of tastes! Our waitress was excellent and gave great advice on our kids selections - and what to avoid! The food was excellent and overall we had a great time.

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