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Mamacita's

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Downtown Asheville
Mexican, Californian
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77 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3626
828-255-8080
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Takeout

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  • 71
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  • 50
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good fast food mexican

After a night of beer drinking, this was a perfect place to end our evening. Set up sort of like Moe's, you order your food and pick what you would like to put on your burrito and they make it in front of you.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Barry B
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Columbia, South Carolina
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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Columbia, South Carolina
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

After a night of beer drinking, this was a perfect place to end our evening. Set up sort of like Moe's, you order your food and pick what you would like to put on your burrito and they make it in front of you.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

I had no idea that downtown Ashville was the place to be on Sunday! Had the Peach Pulled Pork burrito and it was fabulous! Counter staff was great! Definitely recommend!

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Tampa, Florida
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This place has burrito stuffing options that are fun and tantalizing. The burritos are packed heavy with nicely spiced sweet potato, kale, tofu, and of course a variety of meats. My only criticism is the restaurant was a bit warm given all the fine cooking they were doing. The location in the bustling downtown area makes it a great spot... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Stopped in for dinner. Staff were very friendly. I eat lots of mexican food and it was better than average. Personally prefer the Chipotle chain. I suggest you go in and try it for yourself and have yourself a margarita which was pretty good.

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Phoenix, AZ
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Seems Mexican cuisine and North Carolina might be world's apart? At least a continent? Si... but the food here, despite some VERY HIPPIE tofu style stuff - is very good. They make an excellent guacamole... the gazpacho was spicy and maybe a half an avocado floating??? The atomic shrimp burrito was excellent - don;t miss this one. Other stuff... very... More 

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asheville, nc
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Mamacita's serves tex-mex food for everyone. They put together your burrito or taco while you stand in line and all the food is fresh and tasty.

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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Had heard a lot of great things about this place and thought we would give it a try. Good atmosphere, kind of hot. Food was good but not any better than Moes. Had good flavor and service was fast, also like Moes. Would definitely go back to try something different. I had the citrus chicken.

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Milwaukee
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This place was very casual and the prices were quite good. I had a burrito with chicken marinated in some fruit that was different and very yummy. The margaritas were also quite good. I would recommend this for anyone looking for Mexican food in downtown Asheville.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

the food is nasty" the service is horrible!!! and the especial's looks like dog food, I'll never come back!!!!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We were looking for tasty tacos at a low price, and this place delivered. Awesome cheap beverages, amazing burritos. you'll definitely be glad you stopped by this place, although it feels slightly off the beaten path

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Additional Information about Mamacita's

Address: 77 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3626
Phone Number: 828-255-8080
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
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 - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican, Californian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 77 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3626
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: 828-255-8080

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Californian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
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 - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?