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Mexican Village

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47350 Van Dyke Ave, Utica, MI 48317-3361
(586) 254-2290
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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  • 25
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    Very good
  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Reliably Good

This is the sister of the famous downtown Detroit restaurant by the same name in Mexican Town. I don't know whether it's a hangover from the bad economy or not but this place no longer packs them in like it used to. During our recent weekday lunch at 12:30, only three other tables were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
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MACOMB
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

They have a great lunch menu, with reasonable prices. They give you tortilla chips with hot and mild salsa, while you wait for your meal. GREAT!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This is our favorite Mexican restaurant. The food is great and the margaritas are to die for. I have a hard time passing by the Mexican Sandwich - if you get it, make sure you get pork and get the cheese on top. It is good for two meals for me. My wife likes the tostadas which look like mini... More 

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Shelby Township, Michigan
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This review hurts me to write because this place was one of my favorite restaurants of all time. My review is dedicated to the night manager. I do not know her name ,but we went to Mexican village 20 minutes before closing time which I know is frowned upon ,but if you say you are open until 10 you best... More 

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Utica, Michigan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I had not been to Mexican Village in years. My friend suggested it for lunch & I knew she liked it so I agreed...even though I'm not crazy about mexican food. I was very pleasantly surprised. The burritos were very good, seasoned just right. Served with tasty rice and refried beans. The price was right too. Lunch was under $8.... More 

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Utica, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Why go to a chain restaurant when you can get the real food not just lettuce. Fun and great place Great specials and service and they really make you feel at home.Easy drive and not a lot of traffic to get to

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Shelby Township, Michigan
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132 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This is the same restaurant (owner's wise) as the one on Vernor Hwy in the actual Mexican Village area of Detroit. The food is excellent. The atmosphere is excellent. The wait is always long... and well worth it. You simply cannot lose here. The best way to get great Mexican without driving down to Detroit.

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Detroit, Michigan
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This is the sister of the famous downtown Detroit restaurant by the same name in Mexican Town. I don't know whether it's a hangover from the bad economy or not but this place no longer packs them in like it used to. During our recent weekday lunch at 12:30, only three other tables were occupied! I always get the main... More 

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Maidstone
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We picked this place because the reviews said it was a good authentic Mexican Restaurant. And that it was. Great margaritas and the food was delicious. Would definitely go back again

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Marysville, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Best mexican food in area. Be prepared to wait an hour for a seat on the weekend. Well worth the wait.

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Shelby twp
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

After eating family Mexican food for 50 years, this is the most authentic. Frijoles are great. The place is always busy- very popular!

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Additional Information about Mexican Village

Address: 47350 Van Dyke Ave, Utica, MI 48317-3361
Phone Number: (586) 254-2290
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Utica
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47350 Van Dyke Ave, Utica, MI 48317-3361
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: (586) 254-2290

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?