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Mexico Lindo Restaurant

7070 SW Archer Rd, Ste 70, Gainesville, FL 32608-4235
352-377-7866
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Had to ask three times for my drink to be refilled, my food came out after the others in my party already received their food; after I asked where my food was. Cheap eats for tex mex.

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Gainesville, Florida
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134 reviews 134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The food here is standard Tex-Mex, and pretty good. The decor is VERY Mexican, which is appropriate. Good service, and the price was reasonable. The only problem for us is that the location means a long drive from NW Gainesville, where we live. If you live down there, this would be a good neighborhood Mexican beanery.

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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great service, great Mexican food, super salsa. What else can you say about a Mexican Restaurant. We go at least twice a month. Staff is friendly and quick and they have very good house margaritas.

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Silver Springs, Florida
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122 reviews 122 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Visit anytime we are in Gainesville. Service was a little ragged this time. Had to wait an excessive amount of time once we had placed the order. The enchiladas suezas were excellent though. Still the best TexMex around the area.

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Florida
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98 reviews 98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The new name of the restaurant is Linda Vista, yet it is the same food. Nothing spectacular, but always safe, especially if you have someone in your party who is not a Mexican food fan. Ask for the house hot sauce- one way of adding a zing to the otherwise pretty bland food.

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Gainesville, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I like to go out to eat at Mexico Lindo when we get the chance. The food is outstanding, and the service is always with a smile. The portions of food are really large, and the drinks are always cold. I'd recommend Mexico Lindo to anyone looking for Mexican food in Gainesville.

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Gainesville, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Mexico Lindo or Linda Vista as it is now called is a local family owned restaurant. Hands down the best Mexican food in town. Both the Carnitas and Fajitas are top notch. Good house margaritas and beer specials. There are TVs throughout the restaurant for viewing sports without detracting from the nice authentic decor. This restaurant is always a favorite... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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164 reviews 164 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Of the half-dozen Mexican restaurants in Gainesville we have been to, Mexico Lindo has been a consistent top performer in terms of flavor and authenticity, comparable to locally run places in the SW Texas dessert...until this time. The service, as usual, was fast, friendly and efficient. The warm chips and salsa arrived within a minute of sitting down. There was... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The chicken fajitas on the lunch menu were excellent, and they were nicely presented. These were far better with a comparable quantity of food than what we recently had at another restaurant for $15. We will go back again and certainly have recommended this wonderfully decorated restaurant to others!

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Gainesville, Florida
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120 reviews 120 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I have been to most Mexican restaurants in Gainesville and Mexico Lindo has a unique combination of quality, authenticity, and price that just might make it the best! The food was excellent. I specifically had the delicious Mexican stew. The atmosphere is a little touristy but nice. It seems fairly authentic. On top of it all, the price was very... More 

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Address: 7070 SW Archer Rd, Ste 70, Gainesville, FL 32608-4235
Phone Number: 352-377-7866
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
Cuisine: Mexican

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