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Maria Bonita Authentic Mexican

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1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-8411
(386) 767-9512
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We searched for a well rated restaurant and this was top of the list! The food was great, the service fast & friendly and the portions were huge for a very reasonable price.

Thank Jackie M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service was excellent. I went with my family for the first time and the service was great. A nice guy help my family and me get well served. We went 2 more time and order different food and the food was great.

Thank Carlos A
Petrolia, Canada
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was always a regular stop for us when in Daytona Beach, but it has new management now and isn't the same anymore. The frozen margaritas were always hand-made to order and I was stunned when I was told if I wanted a frozen margarita I had to have it out of the machine and NO I could not have... More 

Thank Laura N
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

I live in the Philly/NYC area. It is incredibly hard to find authentic Mexican food here. So, I always try to have it at least once whenever I travel south or west. Maria Bonita did not disappoint. The food is excellent. The service is great, very friendly. There are some places in Daytona that are entirely too touristy. This is... More 

Thank hlochs
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107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Came here with my wife for lunch. Very large menu, so my wife got a chicken bowl and I got Lengua tacos. Neither were spectacular, but both were good. Very affordable with friendly service.

Thank Dallas D
Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Fresh mexican food cooked to perfection. All good on the menu and friendly service. Steak and shrimp delicious. Try Horchata for a very different drink.

Thank Hilary A H
Daytona Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Everything was very good. They brought some things out wrong like hard tacos instead of soft, on the rocks instead of frozen but nothing major still very delicious.

Thank Paige P
West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Read the reviews and were excited to eat here. Food is average Mexican food at best. Wouldn't say authentic food. Service was average. Nothing to rave about.

Thank Jasmine A
Daytona Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

The food is excellent. My daughter orders here several times a week and it is really good every time. She carry's out so I see the quality of the food she is eating when she gets it home it it great, ( just remember to add the tortilla for her vegetarian meal and you get 5* from now on!!! lol... More 

Thank deannagreenwood
South Daytona, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Pretty good seeems to be new mgmt, service a bit slow and a waitress they didnt seem to care if she gave good service. If attitude doesnt bother you...the food is good.

Thank Sandy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mexican, Latin, Cuban
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-8411
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  South Daytona
  • Phone Number: (386) 767-9512

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