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Rico's Mex Mex Grill

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3770 Southside Dr, Acworth, GA 30101-5152
+1 770-917-9791
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Savannah, Georgia
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best Mexican food I found while I was in Acworth, GA. The customer service was great. It is my new favorite spot. They also have great prices. The food is freshly made. I love the lunch plate #6 Chimi. It's a very small restaurant but a must stop.

Thank Poppy P
Old Hickory
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We were traveling on I75 and I asked my 13 year old son to find us a good place to eat, boy did he. This place has fresh made Mexican fare at great prices. We all had the lunch plate #6 Chimi and it was delicious. We have marked this as one our stops on our way to and from... More 

Thank toddler1963
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Best Mexican food I have had in a long time! I couldn't believe how cheap this place is too. I found a new favorite spot.

Thank psuzinger
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

My kids love going to Rico's. If you don't mind a cramped space, you should try it out. The customer service is great, servers are very friendly and the food is freshly made. Big taste in a small space. Great addition to Acworth :)

Thank NFrank82
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We are new to the area and have made Rico's a regular. The food is fresh and very good. The service has always been friendly and fast. After we brought friends here, they became fans too.

Thank EmilyZ14
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

I begin with the disclaimer.... I am not the biggest Mex/Tex Mex food fan and do not usually eat at such establishments. That said, I love Rico's! The food is wonderful, the beer is cold, the margaritas rock, and the service is always exceptional! Indeed, the servers are personable, funny, and attentive. The atmosphere is relaxed, and the place offers... More 

Thank Patricia B
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Tiny place in Kennesaw. The staff is super friendly and the food, while not exceptional, it good. The Grande Margarita is a fishbowl size drink which I find perfect on a Friday night. If you go when there is live music, sit outside or you will not be able to have a conversation. It fills up fast in the evening... More 

Thank poundsterling
Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Nice family atmosphere. They have great food and drinks. It gets a little warm inside during the summer.

Thank Karenbeg
Weeki Wachee, Florida
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100 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

We are traveling from Florida to Cleveland (and back) over the next 10 days. On our first night from home we really wanted to try and find a GOOD Mexican Restaurant. Thus far, Florida is a total bust in this area, so we were really aching for MEXICAN. Well, we found a great little place in Acworth, GA, called Rico's... More 

Thank Lawrence V
Kennesaw, Georgia
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We ate here based on Yelp. I ordered chicken & steak fajitas. They arrived sizzling! They were excellent! And so much food, enough for next day dinner. Skip the house margarita, it had nasty artificial taste. Service was attentive. Prices reasonable. Though they charged me $2 for extra tortillas. Only complaint: so hot inside restaurant. We were sweating...so were other... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3770 Southside Dr, Acworth, GA 30101-5152
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Acworth
  • Phone Number: +1 770-917-9791

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