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Mexico Restaurant

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4040 G Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA
804-290-0400
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 9
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fast service, good food

Simple and typical Mexican restaurant, but food was served quickly as well as drinks, and flavor was great with decent portions

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
Ted H
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Glen Allen, Virginia
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121 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The BEST Mexican Food in Richmond, VA. I love this place as the food is plenty, the service is great, and the prices are low.

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Thank karen w
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Simple and typical Mexican restaurant, but food was served quickly as well as drinks, and flavor was great with decent portions

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Thank Ted H
Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Employees are all very kind! Food is average, nothing stands out but is a great quick lunch spot. I do like the fajitas quite alot.

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Thank Ashley B
Richmond, Virginia
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I've never been to Mexico (country) and I don't necessarily know that I've ever had "authentic" Mexican food but Mexico Restaurant seems to fit my mental picture of what good Mexican food is. The standard items (tacos/burritos/enchiladas) are all delicious (although we have not been a fan of the chicken tacos) however for really flavorful dishes go with any of... More 

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Thank fells77
Richmond, Virginia
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

If you are short on time and/or looking for you a place to eat for you and coworkers. Mexico is the place to go. The good is and service is quick. I have never had to wait a long time for a table even around lunch time. Takeout is just as fast.

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Thank I-Travel-4-Food
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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154 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We tried Mexico one Sunday as it is a favorite of some friends we were visiting. Getting there before it opened...however, they seated the four of us. We had fajitas and Quesadillas. Being from Texas I am in search of a remembered Mexican food flavor and Mexico delivered. Loved my Chicken Quesadillas. Just perfect. Did not try my husbands fajitas.... More 

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Thank GloriaMunday
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Always a great restaurant when i need my Mexican fix. I always get arroz con pollo which nobody does it good in richmond except for Mexico.

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Thank foodguyrv
GLEN ALLEN
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Always clean and waitstaf is always friendly and helpful. Food is always hot and fresh.Good value and good service.

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Thank pete2204
Richmond, Virginia
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Mexico restaurant is one of those restaurants where (after you go) you say you'll never go back. Then, months later, you'll be in the mood for Mexican food and decide to go there again. This time I can say with certainty (and with my family to back me up) that I will never eat there again. The complimentary salsa served... More 

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Thank bbp2010
Glen Allen, Virginia
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in Richmond. The grilled quesadillas and carnitas are my favirote items. The service is always great.

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Thank Joseph L

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4040 G Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Glen Allen
  • Phone Number: 804-290-0400

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?