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Sol Azteca

Mexican, Southwestern
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1360 Montgomery Hwy, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216-2749
+1 205-979-4902
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Birmingham, Alabama
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

Since the early days of being down in the hotel I have calling Sol Azteca as a favorite among Mexican Restaurants. The part that draws me in is the relationship I have built over the years with the staff. The important part the food is great, I've never had a bad meal and often I have been in a mood... More 

Thank Ken H
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147 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch after seeing the reviews thought it might be worth a try. I will say that the salsa was very fresh tasting but unfortunately that was the highlight of the entire meal,everything else was simply average. The fajitas were lacking in meat and very heavy on big chunks of tomato. The queso dip was bland absent of any... More 

Thank Brandon B
calera, al
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140 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I love the food at this place. Their camerones rancheros is outstanding. All the traditional foods like tacos, enchiladas, etc. are all good. Their rice is better than most...no clue why?? The salsa is so fresh and delicious!

Thank Connie H
Warner Robins, Georgia
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2016

Arrived on a Saturday night a little after 5 PM and was greeted at the door by a nice young man who held the door and offered to assist me (I'm in a wheelchair). Sat down and almost instantly the waiter got our drink order. Within a minute drinks were on the table along with hot chips and some great... More 

Thank Mike B
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

Actually take a look at the menu, there's so much more than just the normal burritos, etc you find at every other mexican restaurant in the world. Some of my favorites include the shrimp cocktail, chicken noodle soup, whole fish, chili's poblano stuffed w/ potato and the fajita nachos! Always my first stop as soon as I get to visit... More 

Thank Meredith L
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2015

family restaurant, good food, good margaritas, good salsa, friendly staff, reasonable,, parking, convenient location, clean, quick, attentive, coupons on certain days, always enjoyable

Thank johnpG7440CP
Birmingham, Alabama
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I tried Sol Azteca after a long time of being away. The food was average, nothing that made me say "wow". Service was good.

1 Thank Diane C
Birmingham, AL
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I visit here weekly. Great frozen margaritas, which is how I rate Mex Restaurants. Everything is good, with excellent service.

Thank jandrsmith
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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491 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The restaurant offers reasonably good food, low prices and a nice atmosphere. they have very good, quick service service, but quality is not LA or TX style.

Thank James W
Hoover, Alabama
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We really like the chips and salsa to start our meal, the food is always hot and has great favor and presentation. The service is always there but not rushed or intrusive. Prices are in line with other resturants in our area, Good American Mexican food.

Thank lemonbassett

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1360 Montgomery Hwy, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216-2749
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Vestavia Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 205-979-4902

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