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Mambo Grill & Tapas

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Caribbean, Pizza, Spanish, Chicken Wings, Guatemalan, Cuban, South American
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1024 S. Fulton Street, Salisbury, NC 28144
+1 704-637-0192
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Finally Good Latin food

We came here from South Florida for a work project. After 3 weeks in this town, we finally found great Latin food, like the restaurants we take for granted back home. Very friendly and good prices. I only wish the had a greater variety of drinks for non-alcohol drinkers. I'll be eating here... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
Harold D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We came here from South Florida for a work project. After 3 weeks in this town, we finally found great Latin food, like the restaurants we take for granted back home. Very friendly and good prices. I only wish the had a greater variety of drinks for non-alcohol drinkers. I'll be eating here frequently for the next couple of months.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The food here is sometimes better than some of the best restaurants in Miami. Why do I say that ??? I just returned from a month in South Florida including Miami and my lunch here was better than most of the food I ate there.

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Lexington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

What a really great recommendation from a friend. A smaller unexpected little restaurant. Parking lot is minimal but lots of space in field and gravel road behind it to park. They do take reservations and was asked upon entering if we had one. We didn't but they seated us immediately. Well dressed, friendly, and well trained wait staff. Food &... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

What a fantastic addition to the growing locally owned restaurants in Salisbury! We've eaten here several times over the past 2 years, trying out different dishes at lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch. We haven't been disappointed yet. The food is delicious and the staff is knowledgable and friendly. Reservations are accepted but you can often find a space at the... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Mambo Grill has a great atmosphere. The wait staff were great & very helpful in explaining what each dish was. The food is always delicious!

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I am a Cuban native born and raised in Miami Florida now I live in Salisbury. Always come to Mambo Grill and tapas and order the pork (puerco asado) and the crispy beef (vaca frita) it's got those island spices and it taste same always. Highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We finally went after many recommendations and it didn't disappoint! The service was excellent as well as the food! Not spicy at all, but full of flavor. Will definitely return and recommend to everyone!

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Love the atmosphere. Its very laid back with great service. Everything I've tried here has been great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

My family and I love this place. If you're looking for authentic Cuban food this is the place for you. The food the drinks and the staff are great. They also own the lounge next door called MGL, it's a very cool place to hang out with your friends and family and the prices for the drinks in the tapas... More 

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Hillsborough, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This Cuban restaurant was such fun! Not only was the food great, but our excellent waiter was from Dublin & had a thick accent. Coconut beer? So good! It's a great find around the corner from the historic downtown. Get there early-it filled up fast-or make a reservation.

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Additional Information about Mambo Grill & Tapas

Address: 1024 S. Fulton Street, Salisbury, NC 28144
Phone Number: +1 704-637-0192
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Salisbury
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Caribbean, Pizza, Spanish, Chicken Wings, Guatemalan, Cuban, South American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1024 S. Fulton Street, Salisbury, NC 28144
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: +1 704-637-0192

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Pizza, Spanish, Chicken Wings, Guatemalan, Cuban, South American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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