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Azteca Mexican Restaurant

1823 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102-3710 (Lake Union)
(206) 324-4941
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Ranked #1,399 of 3,387 restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch
Neighborhood: Lake Union
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English first
atlanta
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

I am picky about my Mexican food. Do I started off with chips and salsa..... Chips were just not good but the salsa was fresh. Next ordered a margarita and it was great! Ordered a chile rellano and the cheese was cold, and the chile inside was hard. Server was kind enough to give me a discount but I left... More

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Seattle
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is now Don Diego's Mexican Restaurant. It hasn't been Azteca since early 2013. The food was nothing special, even worse than when it was Azteca. The menu was basically the same, though. I have never seen it crowded and I pass by it almost every day. It is, therefore, easy to get a seat.

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

stopped in to have lunch after a day of shopping in Seattle, the service was good and the food was tasty, the local was great and while dining the staff were very attentive

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Decent Mexican cuisine with quite a diverse menu. Atmosphere was fairly basic and no real Mexican atmosphere to speak of. Prices were ok. Tones of rice and beans with the meal. Nothing something I would drive across town for.

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Vancouver, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I thought by trying a chain mexican restaurant, that the quality would be good - was I ever wrong. We stopped for dinner at the Azteca location on Northgate Way in Seattle, and this has been only of a few times, where I have come away dissapointed from mexican food. I started with a cheese quesadilla, which was quite paltry!... More

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Wenatchee, Washington, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

The waitress took for ever to take our order and when she did we had to wait over 30 minutes just to receive our food. We asked her for water and it took her 15 minutes to get it to us. Once we got our food mine was luke warm and didn't taste right. I ate it anyways and got... More

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Tustin
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66 reviews 66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

I never thought I would find good Mexican food in Seattle! This restaurant is nicely decorated, the wait staff is terrific, and there is a huge variety on the menu. They serve an appetizer called Mexican pizza. It has meat, beans, cheese and is piled high with fresh tomatoes. Easily serves three for dinner.

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Orlando, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

Was a decent place to eat at. We all really enjoyed it. The service was good, but not the best. Good Food.

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HOUSTON
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141 reviews 141 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012 via mobile

I would say pricing, service & atmosphere were about average with your usual Mexican restaurant. I did quite enjoy the food. I wouldnt say it blew me away, but I did enjoy it. I rate it a bit above most other Mexican places I've had while visiting the Seattle area. I would visit again!

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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228 reviews 228 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food and service. Worth the visit!

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