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La Tolteca

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2350 East Churchville Road, Bel Air, MD 21015
(410)734-0616
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Tableside "fresh" Quacamole

One of the best little places in Bel Air for Mexican food. Try to get there between meals so your wait isn't as long but if you have to wait, it is worth it. They have a section for vegetarians which is great, plus asking for some other items to be added on is No problem! You GOT to try... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Bel Air, Maryland
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Bel Air, Maryland
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

One of the best little places in Bel Air for Mexican food. Try to get there between meals so your wait isn't as long but if you have to wait, it is worth it. They have a section for vegetarians which is great, plus asking for some other items to be added on is No problem! You GOT to try... More 

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Forest Hill, MD
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My whole family enjoys the food. We all have our own personal favorites and always enjoy a night out here. I've eaten at a number of Mexican restaurants recently in Huntsville, AL, Detroit, MI, and Mt. Olive, NJ but definitely enjoy this one the most. I recommend La Tolteca for good Mexican food at reasonable prices...Enjoy!

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Bel Air, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

The food here is average--at best--but any real "foodie" will certainly be disappointed! The menu is large and typical of a chain Mexican restaurant, it just happens not to be very good. The food is lackluster and the same can be said of the margaritas--even a premium selection tasted like bad margarita/sour mix. Having a liquor license is the only... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Just good Mexican at a very fair price. I recommend the fish tacos, the street tacos, chili relenos and the guacamole made tableside.....along with XX on draft. Locations in Bel Air and Churchville. Some of the female wait and hostess staff in Churchville have a monumentally bad attitude, hopefully you get one of the guys who give excellent friendly service.

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Nottingham, Maryland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is my favorite mexican restaurant. They have consistent good food! Their margaritas could be a little more reasonably priced and they could offer "Texas" margaritas.

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Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

this is the McDonalds of Mexican food. Real authentic food isn't so heavy. I loved my first two experiences, because I craved Mexican food, but last two times weren't so pleasant.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We have eaten here several times ( and at the other location). It has proven to be a dependable meal with decent service. From the chips and "white sauce" to the main course, not much to complain about particularly in an area with sooo many chain restaurants. We will visit again

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Joppa, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I love the many choices of entrees. The food is excellent. Very reasonably priced. Delicious margaritas. Cute and festive atmosphere .

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This is a great Mexican place, it's authentic and they are very friendly. Great portions highly recommend.

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Bel Air, Maryland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Easy to go out to lunch in hurry, but still having time to relax. Fast Friendly service good lunch specials

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2350 East Churchville Road, Bel Air, MD 21015
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bel Air
  • Phone Number: (410)734-0616

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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