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Monte Alban Restaurant

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Main St N, Hiawassee, GA 30546
706-896-6698
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I just had dinner there tonight. It was very good and authentic mexican food. The only drawback was that it is Sunday and apparently this is a dry county and we could not get margaritas. The service was fantastic and very attentive.

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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food & good prices. I split a chicken & shrimp quesadilla with my other 2 friends and we were full. The queso is great. Only reason I do not give 5 stars is service wasn't great & we felt as if we were being rushed out

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Thank Olivia K
Orlando, Florida
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My Dad recommended this restaurant while visiting Hiawasse. The food here is great! I wanted a little variety, so I ordered the "Hungry Man Special". The chips and home made sauce we had to snack on while waiting for our order was great. I couldn't believe the size of the plate they brought out (see photos)- it was a turkey... More 

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Thank John B
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a busy Friday night. Chips and cheese dip were great! Out of the 3 meals ordered, the chicken and shrimp "special" was the best. We also thought the service and prices were very good.

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Thank Powcha
Clearwater, Florida
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This seemed like a very unusual name for a Mexican restaurant, but I'm glad we gave it a try. Our food was very good although we missed having a full bar. They make their margaritas with wine although we didn't try one.

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Thank Dweezle4847
Greenville, South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Casual atmosphere, good service, and very tasty food. Salsa was great. My beef enchiladas with green (verdes) sauce were excellent, and the beef was tender shredded, not ground. Recommended!

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Thank jim288
Grayson, Georgia
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were sitted right away, salsa and chips were at the table immediately. Our server gave to take our order, she was prompt, friendly and very good at her job. The food came out really fast. Everything we ordered was delicious. The prices are not that expensive. I would definitely recommend if you are looking for Mexican in the area.... More 

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Thank Alisa1063
Branford, Florida
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our go to place for Mexican food in Hiawassee. The food is always good and brought to the table hot and fast. The chips and salsa are brought to the table almost before you get the menu open. The wait staff are very friendly and always have a smile and kind word. The building is older and lacks... More 

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Thank on0mrbill
Young Harris, GA
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Great Mexican Food! Have never gotten anything there that I did not like. After spending years living on the Mexican border, I know good Mexican food! Monte Alban has it!

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Thank Anna D
Andrews, North Carolina
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Service was great. Everyone was polite and quickly served the diners and drinks. Chips were good and salas was fresh. Fajitas has a lot of meat and good vegetables.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St N, Hiawassee, GA 30546
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hiawassee
  • Phone Number: 706-896-6698

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