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Acapulco Restaurante Mexicano

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3069 White Bear Ave N, Maplewood, MN 55109
(651) 748-0316
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout, Waitstaff

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    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars

I'm a fan of Acapulco in Stillwater. This one was nice and staff was friendly. The food offered is pretty basic and large quantities. It's worth a shot.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 9, 2015
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I'm a fan of Acapulco in Stillwater. This one was nice and staff was friendly. The food offered is pretty basic and large quantities. It's worth a shot.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Pretty Americanized Mexican Food, but still very good. Prices are reasonable, and the staff was well trained. No complaints, and we will be back when in the area!

Thank mspreh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

First of all, service was very slow. Took over 15 minutes to get a margarita. The place was busy but not THAT busy. We ordered fajitas with chicken and steak. We were served fajitas with shrimp. Luckily we saw it was wrong right away since my husband is allergic to shrimp and eating this could have sent him to the... More 

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Want a good but cheap bill for eating out then go to Acapulco Reataurante every Monday starting at 7:00pm you can get soft or hard shell tacos for 1.00 each plus unlimited chips and salsa and they are well worth the money. The one in Maplewood offers it check first to the one you are going to to see if... More 

Thank widell
Maplewood, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had hoped that things would be better than our last visit over a year ago, but it was just worse. Food was floating in grease. The place has not seen a good cleaning in years. Needs updating badly. Dark and dirty ...............horrible. I would rather go to a fast food place than set foot in that place again. Do... More 

Thank Barbara B
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Where to begin. Starts when wevwalked in to the place and we waited for at least 5mins. For someone to show up. We kept seeing people walk by us and just ignore the fact we were waiting to be seated. Finally... As we were about to then around n leave someone decides to come seat us. They placed us right... More 

Thank swalter9
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We had a party of four. One meal was not what was ordered. Which was a taco salad. When the salad came out, it looked terrible. Some kind of bean mash with lettuce. She could not eat it. My order was a chimi, which did not look fried at all. It was a dough wrap with a white gravy that... More 

Thank ryui s
Hugo, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We were greeted right away and the server took into consideration the fact that I was with someone who couldn't walk well and seated us at a close booth. Our drinks were brought quickly as well as our food. The food was very very good and the server kept our drinks full. The staff and food were great.

Thank Megan M
St Paul MN
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Save you $ and go to Taco Bell. Service was fantastic, everything else was poor at best. The free chips when you sit down, was the highlight of our, quite frankly, awful dining experience here. The food was not bland it was BAD. So bad I wonder why I even brought the leftovers home. I suspect that will get set... More 

Thank Lowteck
Saint Paul
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

There are several Acapulco restaurants in the Twin Cities, but the Maplewood location is my favorite, primarily because of the terrific staff and the consistent food and beverages. Though the facility could probably use a bit of scrubbing (i.e. table tops seems a bit "sticky" and the floors are dingy), it is a comfortable atmosphere overall. You can always count... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3069 White Bear Ave N, Maplewood, MN 55109
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: (651) 748-0316

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:00 am - 11:59 pm

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