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Habaneros Mexican Grill

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1601 Montgomery Hwy, Hoover, AL 35216-4901
(205) 979-7772
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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I really used to enjoy eating at Habaneros but after today I won't be back. I ordered the #15. Before my food arrived I ate some of the chips. They tasted as if they were cooked several days ago. Then when my entree arrived the rice and beans had an old taste to them too. Needless to say, I won't... More 

Thank Raifield C
Weogufka, Alabama
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I met my feelings and her mother here for lunch. The food was great and the service was friendly and fast! I had the Burrito Poblano with rice and beans. Really delicious and so much I couldn't eat it all, my friend had Spinach Fajitas, which she said were really delicious, her mother had Beef Nachos, which were delicious and... More 

Thank Cteddebare4
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Great place we stopped and ate with the kiddos, and everything was great! They kept our drinks filled and brought us nice warm chips and salsa twice! Fast friendly service. My boys ate all there food which says alot because they are very picky. Will definitely be back!

Thank Blake N B
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Food OK--Terrible service! 2:30PM on a weekday--not crowded at all. I had to wait a very long time just to get order taken. Then, another wait for food. My order was not complicated(one of the lunch specials) Also, this is the only Mexican restaurant in Hoover and surrounding areas(that I know of) that doesn't offer "Happy Hour" drink specials. I... More 

Thank crimsonAlabama
Birmingham, Alabama
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

My husband and I love eating here. The staff is friendly, food is delicious and service is fast! They have really tasty peach margaritas too.

Thank Lauren B
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I ordered 3 SOFT tacos no lettuce and picked it up to go. Got back to the office and checked my order and they are HARD tacos.... I called and spoke with the girl who answers and she obviously doesn't unserstand/ speak english well so she passes me to someone else. The lady was trying to take my order again... More 

Thank Alyssa C
Tallahassee, Florida
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Well......you'd think with a name like Habaneros, we would be in store for some flavor. This food has no flavor, it's the most bland, boring and tasteless crap you'll ever spend hard earned money on. I mean they brown the meat and serve it, no spices, no onions, no peppers and browned meat is fairly gross on it's own. Luckily... More 

Thank debdefender
Hoover, Alabama
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Food was good although the tortilla was a little chewy - over exposure in the microwave? - service was fast,attentive and meal was hot. Pretty typical of the Mexican restaurants in Birmingham.

Thank WayneS30615
Hoover, Alabama
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My first visit to the restaurant was pleasant. The second visit was horrible. My sister ordered a burger. When she got about 1/3 of the way through she saw red meat. We spoke with the woman who seated us. She took the plate back. When she came back she brought back the same hamburger on a new bun. She had... More 

Thank VanessaDestiny
Birmingham, Alabama
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We have be to this restaurant several times in the past but this was the worst! It ended up costing us around $50 and all we got was a plate of chips, a few pieces of steak and little cheese for steak nachos. We had to order extra cheese for our nachos that we had to pay for. And the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Montgomery Hwy, Hoover, AL 35216-4901
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: (205) 979-7772

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