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Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant

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4502 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33614-5420
813-879-4096
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 5
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 6
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Very Good Mexican Food!

A couple of co-workers recommended this place. I went with them today, and it was very good. I got a crunchy taco and enchilada lunch combo. It wasn't the best taco I ever had, but still very good. Love the atmosphere in this place, good service, good food. Prices are reasonable too. I will... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Lakeland, Florida
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Lakeland, Florida
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

A couple of co-workers recommended this place. I went with them today, and it was very good. I got a crunchy taco and enchilada lunch combo. It wasn't the best taco I ever had, but still very good. Love the atmosphere in this place, good service, good food. Prices are reasonable too. I will definitely be back!

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Delicious Food, great service, at such a steal of a price! My fiance and I are avid Mexican foodies and love to try new places. Guadalajara will always be our go to, everything we have tried is delicious!

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The food we ordered from the lunch menu was prepared in a timely manner, the server did not smile much but she was very polite however and everything tasted great. Like Mexican food always does. The atmosphere is nice and the place was empty, so we had the restaurant to ourselves (group of 8) all meals were fresh and everyone... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

What's worse... The old, clammy atmosphere that has clearly seen better days or the food, not authentic or worth the price.. The interior reminds me of an old Pizza Hut. Faded paint, dirty chipped floor tiles and uncleaned windows. The service was just alright. I had the beef tacos. Absolutely no flavor and poor quality meat. The chips were cold... More 

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New Lebanon, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I visited this restaurant with my mother & sister, as we had a family member in the hospital & we wanted to grab a quick meal before we went to visit. We should've known when we walked in & were seated in 3 different sections in 15 minutes that somthing wasn't right with this place. We were moved from the... More 

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Dartmouth MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I have eaten in many mexican restaurants. Their food was great. We had one member with multilpe food allergies in our party - and I appreciated their attention to detail.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We went to an early dinner with family on a Friday night. Hubby ordered the dry burrito with chicken. It came with a salad, refried beans and yellow rice. He loved it and took home half of his burrito. His only complaint was that it wasn't totally heated through and through--it was kind of warm on the inside of the... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant service is not great and the food is very expensive for Mexican. I was with my family and none of us had a great meal.

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Tampa, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Family group of nine, with 3 children in tow. Out of the five adults, one enjoyed her meal of chimichanga, one totally disliked his order of chicken enchilada's found to be greasy, with an off flavor and appearance. 2 orders of pork carnitas not up to standard with pieces of overly dried strands of pork and a chicken salad that... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I'm a Tampa native and have been too Guadalajara about 20 times. It's either pretty good or very good. I've never had a bad meal here. This time I had the lunch pork sopas with rice and beans. It was super delicious. The meals come with chips and salsa but only one basket is complimentary the next well cost you.... More 

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Additional Information about Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant

Address: 4502 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33614-5420
Phone Number: 813-879-4096
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4502 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33614-5420
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: 813-879-4096

Price and Cuisine

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

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