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El Azteca

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6610 150th Street, Apple Valley, MN
952-432-3727
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Burnsville, Minnesota
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

The menu has eveything thing our family wanted from tacos to pasta. The chips and salsa were yummy and they even had a fresh guacamole cart you could purchase. Our server was awesome and super funny. I tried something out of my comport zone, a potate burrito the flavor was great but the texture I wasn't a fan of. My... More 

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Thank tamaroc88
Thiensville
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

It is a rare restaurant that can combine great food, great service, at a reasonable price but El Azteca does it. I really enjoy going here whenever iIam in Apple Valley visiting.

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Thank Bill H
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Great authentic Mexican food. Fun margarita's. Full bar. Patio. I've always had really good service here too. Located right off County Rd 42. Great spot for lunch or dinner!

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Thank Bonnie Rae B
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

Good Mexican food choices and delicious. Pretty authentic and good spices for Minnesota. Clean restaurant, good staff. Has alcohol and good seating arrangement. Also good take out as well.

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Thank Michael R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

We always enjoy our visits to El Azteca. The service is the best in the city - no matter what restaurant you might be sitting in. The food arrives fast, hot and delicious. In addition, the portion sizes are worthy for two people - especially after enjoying the unlimited chips and salsa that come to the table without asking. So... More 

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Thank Chuck G
Fargo, ND
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245 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

I ordered a small guacamole and bean burrito. The food was good but my waiter was NOT very attentive. When he took my order, he was looking at different tables and did not seem to be paying attention to me. Plus he never came by to ask me how everything was. I felt as though I was a bother to... More 

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Thank suzb_00
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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96 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

The food is good here but the service is horrendously slow. The restaurant was at about 40% capacity and we waited for 45 minutes just to place our order. Will definitely not be returning.

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Thank redmnsrt4
Rosemount, Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

This is my husbands favorite restaurant, we are never disappointed. Very friendly staff and great service. He recommends the San Jose.

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Thank Sheila J
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

I have never been disappointed at El Azteca. They are in an unassuming strip type mall across from AutoZone. They are the best Mexican restaurant south of the River an I have tried most of them. The menu is comprehensive and has everything you'd expect. The staff is extremely accommodating and go out of their way to make sure everything... More 

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Thank Joe P
San Tan Valley, Arizona
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Finally...I love white cheese dip. You can't get it out west. El Azteca has it and it is yummy! The Baja fish tacos are great! The margaritas were perfection and the service was superb! Very warm and inviting place to tickle your Mexican food taste buds. We will return! 😀

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6610 150th Street, Apple Valley, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Apple Valley
  • Phone Number: 952-432-3727

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