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Cinco de Mayo

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114 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, MI
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Description: http://www.mlive.com/entertainment/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2010/02/post_10.h...
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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seated right away,slow at taking our order. Food took a while to arrive and there was some mix ups. Fish tacos very salty.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2015
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New York
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243 reviews 243 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
250 helpful votes 250 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

seated right away,slow at taking our order. Food took a while to arrive and there was some mix ups. Fish tacos very salty.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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124 reviews 124 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We go to the one downtown as well as the one on Alpine. For GR, this is good Tex-Mex, as good as Beltline Bar, but with a little less "dump" ambiance. The 'ritas are good (and large if you want them that way), the service is OK, and the portions are about right (not huge, but then, no one in... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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54 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I've stopped in several time and generally the service is quick and friendly. Only once did it seem to take too long, however I was in a very large group (15 people) and the restaurant was packed at lunch. I would say, casual good Mexican food. Price is affordable. You can also get take out. If you are downtown for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Came here during Artprize and have been here many times before. Really great place with friendly staff and great food. A nice place for families, friends, even coming alone! Definitely plan to come back in the future.

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The decor was inviting - brightly painted chairs, tables and booths. A large menu with a lot of the traditional "favorites" of the Tex-Mex style. Service was competent, though not inspired. Good salsa and chips. Main courses prepared adequately but not with inspiration. Not a bad place, just the ordinary of what would be expected in an average Mexican American... More 

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Loganville, Georgia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We stopped here for lunch because I wanted Mexican and this was close. The restaurant itself was cute, lots of decoration and bright colors. Service was friendly and fast which was nice. Our food was good enough. We got the taco salad and beef quesadilla. Both were a little watery and greasy, probably from the beef. Lunch portions were not... More 

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Michigan
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We love Mexican food and ate here. It was okay- not spectacular but the drinks are good, the food is well priced and the service was friendly.

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Rockford, Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Just won't go back to either..No one even smiles or gives good service. The atmosphere is a lot of hype for mediocre food and prices. Both have wonderful locations, but can't seem to get it right. Wouldn't recommend.

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We have been here a couple times. It's a convenient place to go for Mexican downtown. This last time we were there for ArtPrize. It was busy but not quite full. We sat way in back which was actually kind of nice. Good food. Service is ok, We had problems with both our food and drink order. Overall I'd say... More 

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Troy, Michigan
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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We were seated right away on a busy artprize Saturday. The restaurant is very bright and colorful. We got chips and salsa and the waitress was happy to refill those later. She was pretty attentive in terms of drinks. My husband got the arroz con pollo which he loved, but got sick of the rice later on. I got the... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 114 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids

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  • Cuisine: Mexican

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http://www.mlive.com/entertainment/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2010/02/post_10.html

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