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Little Mexico

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117 Powell Valley Rd, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
276-523-3992
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8:00 am - 10:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Big Stone Gap Friday Night

The place to be on Friday Night. Extremely busy! Very good authentic Mexican food, chips and salsa good, all item including drink done very well. Service was good considering how busy they were. Recommended by John Cubine at Jessie Lea Campground.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
Lawrence M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

The place to be on Friday Night. Extremely busy! Very good authentic Mexican food, chips and salsa good, all item including drink done very well. Service was good considering how busy they were. Recommended by John Cubine at Jessie Lea Campground.

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Like everyone who lives or works in Big Stone, I've eaten here for years. It's usually lunchtime when I'm there, but is a great place to run to for lunch, especially if you and your co-workers have a little extra time to spare. It's a great place to linger and talk. I've tried several things, but usually order lunch fajitas... More 

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Norton, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant. the staff is always there to take your order to give you drink refills and the food I think is GREAT. I have been going there for several years and it is good food for a good price.

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Kingsport
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Little Mexico is the best Mexican restaurant in Big Stone Gap. If you are from BSG you get the joke. Seriously, I enjoyed our meal: Fajitas for Two, with steak chicken and shrimp plus all the usual fajitas trimmings. Perhaps the fajita meat and grilled vegetables were just a little too oily for my spouse, but she doesn't really like... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The food is authentic, the service is excellent and quick, the atmosphere is casual. It's not a five star restaurant but it's hard to beat. The prices are reasonable, the food is great and I can't say enough about the service. If you are craving Mexican food and are in the area then this is the place to go.

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Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Little Mexico is located in a small Southwestern Virginia town named Big Stone Gap, and it really does have true authentic Mexican food! We've tried Mexican cuisine in several other cities/states and haven't found anything that compares to Little Mexico. Their fajitas, quesadillas, enchiladas, chimichangas and burritos are the BEST and you can't beat their service. The servers are very... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We had better Mexican here than in our Larger city of Spokane, Washington. We had 19 people in our party. They seated us immediately in private corner in the back. Chips and salsa were brought out continuously, servers were attentive, and they accommodated our needs. The food was generous, hot and very good. We were very pleased. We had heard... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We recently ate lunch while visiting and found the service a little less attentive than other Mexican restaurants. The prices were good and we enjoyed our food. The salsa was more chunky than we like. A small matter, the menu stated sliced avocado w the shrimp dish I ordered but it turned out to be a small serving of guacamole.... More 

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Big Stone Gap, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Very tasty, very reasonably priced and very prompt and efficient service in this our only Mexican restaurant in Big Stone Gap, VA! Best restaurant in town!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Best taco salad in town. If your craving a true Mexican experience you cant go wrong with choosing this small town establishment.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 117 Powell Valley Rd, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Big Stone Gap
  • Phone Number: 276-523-3992

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 am

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