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Moctezuma's Mexican Restaurant

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4102 S 56TH St, Tacoma, WA 98409-2612
(253) 474-5593
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 25
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  • 22
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  • 4
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch

We went here for lunch today and it was very good. The presentation was much better than we have seen and the prices were not outrageous, ok maybe $11 for queso is, but the presentation of that was also nice and made right at the table. The drink menu looked very good so maybe next time I'll get... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We went here for lunch today and it was very good. The presentation was much better than we have seen and the prices were not outrageous, ok maybe $11 for queso is, but the presentation of that was also nice and made right at the table. The drink menu looked very good so maybe next time I'll get one.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Came to Washington for the U.S Opening and stopped in here to eat, very delicious food! The amount of food was huge and great. Very nice restaurant as well. Service was good.

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Tacoma, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This restaurant consistently serves great Mexican meals with consistently good service. Their pipian ranchero is my favorite dish- authentic food!

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Tacoma, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Busy place, nice staff & good service. probably best Mexican joint in pierce county. great place for birthday dinner. lively bar. authentic very good food.

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Port Orchard, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

i went here today with a friend for a business lunch. The ambience was good and the service was excellent! The booth was too tight but tolerable. A table would have been more comfortable, which I will remember next time. I ordered their chicken quesadilla, which was honestly the best I have had! I recommend this restaurant highly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Used to date someone who would bring me here fairly regularly. Food was always excellent. I typically had the combo platters as I get to taste more: pork tamale, chile relleno, and beef enchilada was my favorite. All were excellent. The fajitas were amazing too. And so were the chorizo shrimp tacos! Yum. There in house salsa was incredible. Always... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is the best Mexican restaurant that I have been to in the entire USA for two reasons: 1) The customer service is better than any restaurant that I have ever been to. They will not let you leave unsatisfied. 2) The food is awesome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

On top of the great atmosphere, amazing food and excellent service, Moctezuma has still, yet to fail me. As soon as we got our table we got a huge, delicious bowl of salsa with hot chips, and our drinks within just a minute of that. We only waited about 15 mins for our food, IF that. The entire staff was... More 

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Lakewood, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Twice in one week I visited this establishment at the recommendation of my colleagues. I wasn't disappointed. The restaurant is ample with excellent parking. Easy to get to in South Tacoma but even better at the menu choices. The drink menu is exceptional and they are a tequila bar. Appetizers are numerous and the happy hour prices are better than... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

On a trip to Portland we stopped enroute for a late evening meal at Moctezuma's Mexican Restaurant in Tacoma - though we arrvied late it was still open for dinner and we were immediately seated in a nice booth. The waiter was extremely friendly. We ordered some drinks (Margaritas - of course) - and they came with a huge bowl... More 

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Additional Information about Moctezuma's Mexican Restaurant

Address: 4102 S 56TH St, Tacoma, WA 98409-2612
Phone Number: (253) 474-5593
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4102 S 56TH St, Tacoma, WA 98409-2612
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: (253) 474-5593

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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