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Mexican Village

Mexican, Spanish, Contemporary
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1218 S Washington St, Grand Forks, ND 58201-5433
701-775-3653
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Always a good experience!

The last two times we have been here (both times in this last month), we had a great experience (as we always have had). I love their salsa, which isn't chunky and not too spicy. Their chips have a good crisp to them with good flavor (without being too salty). I love that they have both Coke and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 9, 2015
Erin G
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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The last two times we have been here (both times in this last month), we had a great experience (as we always have had). I love their salsa, which isn't chunky and not too spicy. Their chips have a good crisp to them with good flavor (without being too salty). I love that they have both Coke and Pepsi products.... More 

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I like Mexican Village Hot sauce, not too spicy which is good for me. I am Norwegian and unlike other Norwegian reviewers, I like their Mexican food. I usually go on Saturday and get the choice of any specials during the week, my favorite being their Mexican Pizza, usually more than I can eat so some goes home with me.... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If your Norwegian this is Norwegian stye Latino food which means it might look like Mexican food but it tastes blander than Cuban food which is pretty bland

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Orlando, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Am back in town again for a week and only made it to Mexican Village twice- wish it had been more. Had the Luncheon Beef Burrito for $5.99 -huge with lots of beef - the gravy was spiced perfectly and loads of cheese. It was so good I had it on both visits. Chips and sauce as always were delicious.... More 

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North Dakota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We eat here often, and it is very consistent. The prices are reasonable and the service is usually excellent. It is our favorite Mexican restaurant by far!

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Although I no longer live or have any relatives in Grand Forks, my children and I MUST visit Mexican Village whenever we are in town. I have been eating at this unassuming restaurant for 40 years! The service at our last visit was terrific. The manager set the table up with chips and sauce before we even arrived at our... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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48 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Mexican Village is the best Mexican food I have ever had. The lunch specials are inexpensive and very filling. Chips and sauce are delicious and very fresh. Had 3 meals here in the week I was visiting and all were perfect. The lunch taco salad was fresh and had plenty of meat for around $5. The beef tostados were beefy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I was there with my daughter and ordered a cheese quesadilla and when our order came mine was wrong. The waitress apologized and came back with my meal. She told me she took off 50% since it was there mistake. I said thank you. I started to eat my quesadilla and it was very tough on the bottom and I... More 

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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104 reviews 104 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Mexican Village is easily the best Mexican in town! That may not be saying much but I've never met anyone that didn't like it. They have excellent burritos and taco salad, as well as chips and salsa. If you remember, ask for the "witches brew" salsa and your mind will be rocked. PLus this queso cheese is amazing. If you... More 

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I brought my granddaughter to mexican village to try their fried ice cream. She had a yellow coupon from the coupon book that the schools in the area sell. We were seated by a waitress she handed us 2 menus and we presented her with the coupon and said that is all we came in for. She then took the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1218 S Washington St, Grand Forks, ND 58201-5433
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks
  • Phone Number: 701-775-3653

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Spanish, Contemporary

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