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Guayabito's Mexican Restaurant

236 Hwy. 19 South, Bryson City, NC
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Ranked #12 of 48 restaurants in Bryson City
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: I don't think they have a website, but went to Bryson City and to this restaurant and it was soooo good, I had to review it. I was surprised to see there was no listing.
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English first
Miami, Florida, United States
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Can I just say that my wife is from Tucson and KNOWS real Mexican food? Can I also say that since marrying her I never get to eat Mexican food because in Maryland she says its only "Tex-Mex"? And need I say anymore when I tell you we ate here three times the week we were in Bryson City? This... More

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Cornelius, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

In an area that flooded with tourism, there are not a lot of great spots to eat. Don't get me wrong there's lots of places to "eat", they're just far from great and many are barely good. This is very reliable Mexican food. The service was good, the margaritas were good, and the food was pretty good too. All-n-all, great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

They have a large variety of dishes. The food was served quickly and very good. The service was great. The fried ice cream was good, not great.

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

We lived in Texas, so we appreciate good Mexican Food. Guayabito's has it. The salsa tasted like home.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is the second time visiting this restaurant. The food and service were fabulous both times. If you like authentic Mexican food don't miss this place.

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Savannah, Georgia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

After all the years we've been visiting Maggie Valley, we've never taken the time to eat here. After all, we have several Mexican restaurants near home. We stopped on a whim, however, and we're glad we did! The service was quick and friendly, the food was as good as any I've had, and the salsa was so good that my... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The annual trip to the mountain makes the lunch @ this family run restaurant a real treat. The food is authentic, spicy and fresh made to order. The drinks are huge and the food value is right. The special is a taste or all the different dishes on the menu and the poblamo pepper was fantastic The fresh fried chips... More

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Accokeek, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were looking for Mexican food and found it! Located in a strip mall to the left of the town center, there is plenty of parking. There service is fast and the food is great! We enjoyed everything we ordered. Just what we wanted!

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

They suggested food and drinks. It was awesome. Enjoyed this restaurant a lot! Service was great too! Pollo Fundido was really good.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Drove out of our way to Bryson City to eat at Guayabito's, what a disapointment. The food was decent but the menu is the same 'corporate' menu that sprang up a few years ago. If one of the lunch items is a "Speedy Gonzales" the food is the same as it is 500 miles away.

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