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Mari Luna's Mexican Grill

102 Reisterstown Rd, Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 486-9910
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Ranked #6 of 61 restaurants in Pikesville
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jul 18, 2014
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English first
Baltimore, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

this smaller, more casual restaurant related to the other Mari Luna is ok for a cheaper mexican meal. However, the other Mari Luna up the street is so much better, regardless of the price. This one needs to step up its game, freshen the salads ($9) was way overpriced.

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Owings Mills, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We love Mari Luna! It doesn't look like much from the outside but it makes up for it where it counts, the food. First of all, we love that it is BYOB, we bring a pitcher of margaritas and they bring us salt rimmed glasses. The salsa and chips are always a great indication of what is to come, and... More

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Arnold, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Atmosphere is that of a typical Mexican "bistro" (don't expect tablecloths and chandeliers), but who cares, you're there for the food. Fresh, great tasting, huge portions, great wait staff. All in all a great value and a wonderful time. Parking lot a little crowded.

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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This is one of my most favorite restaurants in the world. It is the most authentic Mexican food that I have had outside of Mexico itself. The burritos are incredible, as are the fajitas, quesadillas, and soups. I would also recommend the homemade tamarind juice. I have never been disappointed by the food at this incredible restaurant. Additionally, the staff... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Mari Luna Mexican Grille's food is very flavorful and not overly spicy. Extensive menu of Mexican food plus fish, beef, and seafood. This is real Mexican, not "tex-mex." The mole has just the right amount of spice; the chicken chili relleno is delicious, and the CRAB quesadillas are awesome. Reasonable priced, friendly service, and large portions. We visit often and... More

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Reisterstown, Maryland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Mari Luna's is some of the best Mexican food you can get in the area. The prices are reasonable and the food is exceptional. The service is always fast and friendly.

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Baltimore, MD
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

This place is a gem. The owners of the Mari Luna restaurants are wonderful and this is the first. Much noisier than the Latin Grill, nowhere near as fancy, but great attention to the food, The service is very good and pleasant. Can get busy. The food is top notch and very well presented. Pricing is reasonable.

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Washingtron, DC
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

My wife and I had lunch there this afternoon based on the Tripadvisor reviews. We thoroughly enjoyed it and will be going back for dinner in the near future.

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Washington, DC
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Tasty food and a great variety at various prices. Friendly service. When busy it can seem crunched together -- tables are pretty close and it can be noisy.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

THe food has no taste, i would not recommend this restaurant before the food is really bad. My wife and I went to Mari Luna Mexican grill two weeks ago and we could not finish the food. When my wife came home that evening, she was sick and had diarrhea. Do not go here, you have better options in Pikesville,... More

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