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El Azteca Mexican Restaurante

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103 N Washington Hwy, Ashland, VA 23005-1621
804-798-4652
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 19
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    Very good
  • 6
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  • 2
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Worth the search

If your going up or down I95, wait to have lunch or dinner in Ashland, Va. , exit 92. It's a little hard to find but "worth the search". Just drive past al the fast food places and turn right into a shopping center. I'll tell you this, the locals know how to find it. I stopped for lunch and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
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Hampstead, Maryland
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Pittsboro, North Carolina
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102 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I had Enchiladas Rancheras which was cheese enchiladas topped with pork, green peppers, tomatoes and onions. We used to live in Houston and know what good Tex-Mex is. This was very good. The salsa was also very good. Never thought we would find good Tex-Mex in Ashland. Friendly staff and nice decor too.

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Cocoa, Florida
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Great food, great service and great prices. Best Mexican food I've every had. The Chile relleno was amazing, and everything else was delicious as well. We are going to make this a must stop on our journeys up and down 95.

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Louisville, Ohio, United States
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Found this place while staying at the Sleep Inn in Ashland. We were greeted and sat in seconds. Our server greeted us in seconds. He was ready for our order when we sat down but we needed a few minutes. Came back in a minute and asked if we were ready---not yet. Came back one more time and we were... More 

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Rochester, New York
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132 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Really enjoyed the meal and friendly service in an authentic Mexican Restaurant. Well worth visiting for the food and the value. We were totally satisfied. Highly recommend.

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Hampstead, Maryland
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147 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

If your going up or down I95, wait to have lunch or dinner in Ashland, Va. , exit 92. It's a little hard to find but "worth the search". Just drive past al the fast food places and turn right into a shopping center. I'll tell you this, the locals know how to find it. I stopped for lunch and... More 

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Indiana
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56 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The food was very good authentic Mexican fare. Nothing extra, but better than most. Service was outstanding.

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Maryland, USA
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

After almost 4 years of traveling the I-95 south/north interstate between Northern VA and Orlando, FL, El Azteca Mexican Restaurant was one of our favorite restaurants to stop at for a quick lunch or early dinner. The most recent visit was in mid-March. My friend and I ordered the fish tacos to share. Our entree came with a huge warm... More 

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Ashland, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Food is consistently good and the margaritas are to die for. Staff is so friendly and accommodating.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Good! Cheese enchiladas with pork especially good. Margaritas unnaturally green but tasty. Staff pleasant and quick. They were actually open until 10.

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Whitefield, Maine
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This was the most terrible "Mexican food" I have ever experienced! The only thing that saved it was they pour a generous shot..... Now I see why. I ordered chili relleno's that were menued as poblano pepper stuffed with cheese that would be deep fat fried and then covered in a mole sauce. We asked for some cheese dip for... More 

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Additional Information about El Azteca Mexican Restaurante

Address: 103 N Washington Hwy, Ashland, VA 23005-1621
Phone Number: 804-798-4652
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Ashland
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 103 N Washington Hwy, Ashland, VA 23005-1621
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Ashland
  • Phone Number: 804-798-4652

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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