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Villa Montez

3324 Old Henderson Hwy, Tyler, TX 75711
(903) 592-9696
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Ranked #4 of 280 Restaurants in Tyler
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Latin, Contemporary, Fusion
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Tyler, TX
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114 reviews 114 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

A beautiful location. Excellent fresh food. A nice special occasion place to take out of town friends but reasonably priced enough to dine often. Drinks are great. Fun little bar. Latin spring rolls are excellent. Fresh. Table side guac is very good. Queso is best in town. I typically get the carne asada and they will cook a perfect medium... More

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Tyler, Texas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The food is top quality, each item is presented beautifully, flavorful and delicious. The atmosphere is so lovely with gardens and beautiful scenery and artsy to the area. Great menu with a variety of outstanding dishes from the best true Mexican food, steaks, fish and salad. I love that I can have black beans and the house cilantro rice with... More

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Tyler, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Villa Montez the former Mansion On The Hill was a high end restaurant. Now it is a very affordable place to have a great time on the night or any time at all! The building is very elegant, the service is good, and the food is pretty good too!

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Tyler, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

I come to villa Montez regularly for both lunch and dinner. The osso bucco is better than I have ever had, anything with chimmichurri sauce is spectacular, the coconut soup is to die for, and the spinach artichoke dip has ruined any other establishment's similar dip for me. My friends joke I should be part owner, but the two brothers... More

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Tyler, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

Carlos, Mundo, Andrew, James and Gloria make this our absolute favorite place for what I call a fusion of Napa Valley, Argentina, Chile and Mexican cuisine that offers something for everyone. Steaks, Lobster, Fish and everything are prepared with a touch of Carlos and the MundoRita aka hand made Margarita is a must. Like family, I believe I was one... More

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Houston
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We were in Tyler for golf and the Assistant Pro mentioned this place as one of his favorites. I think I can easily add it as one of mine in Tyler as well. Located in a renovated mansion on a hillside, it is owned by brothers one of which introduced himself to my wife and gave her a tour of... More

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Edom, Texas
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9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The shrimp ceviche appetizer is delicious! I had a sweet pork quesadilla for the main meal and it was very nice. I haven't had a bad experience there yet. Keep up the good work!

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Tyler, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Thier Ahi Tuna seared ruby rare was excellent .The food is prepared with TLC and I highly recommend Villa Montez !

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Waco
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Had dinner with a friend I hadn't seen in a while and wanted a good meal and the time to relax and visit a while. The waitress was very nice and did not care that we stayed quite a while visiting and talking after our meal. She also kept the coffee cup full!! We chose to sit out on the... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I have been here often and sometimes it's a home run, but the last three times have been disappointing. For some reason lately we have been banished to one of the upstairs rooms. I thought maybe if we made reservations we would get a table in the main dining room, but no. The room upstairs is tiny and boring with... More

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Additional Information about Villa Montez

Address: 3324 Old Henderson Hwy, Tyler, TX 75711
Phone Number: (903) 592-9696
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Tyler
Cuisine: Latin, Contemporary, Fusion

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