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Monterrey Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
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3865 Lavista Rd, Tucker, GA 30084-5146
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Jacksonville AR
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

We stopped here on the way back to the hotel due to the convenient location. My meal of chalupas was fine (or I have no taste buds) while the wife found hers a little weird. Sweet and minty not what you expect in enchiladas.

Thank jrdot
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Has a nice outdoor covered patio that is popular. The inside is large but not much atmosphere. Very popular with families and teams of kids. Service is fast and efficient but not elegant in any way, shape, or form. Food is good, predictable, hearty portion, and the margaritas are, too. Parking can be tricky, but people and go quickly.

Thank Maryellen P
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

I've never been to a "southern" Mexican restaurant. This one is good. Not like Arizona, but we loved it. We will eat here again.

Thank wheretonext123
Atlanta, Georgia
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Monterrey is like Cheers for Mexican food. It's where everybody knows your name and the food is consistently delicious and speedy. Our 15 year old son sticks with the traditional taco, beans/rice. The rest of us have a few favorite dishes including the best grilled chicken chipotle I've ever had. I crave it! The patio is wonderful and the staff... More 

Thank AHappyTravelerHere
Atlanta, Georgia
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526 reviews
349 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016

After leaving a 45-minute wait list for a chain Mexican restaurant in another neighborhood, we were happy to dine here. I'd been here once before for dinner in 2014 and liked it, and it was nice to return. We ordered the guacamole Mexicano with our chips and salsa and loved it -- it tasted fresh with heaps of avocado, tomato,... More 

Thank kurokitty
Hampton, Georgia
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354 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2015

I really wanted Mexican food and knew that the Monterrey Restaurant was just down the road from my hotel. I found it just ok, all the food was fair, nothing I would say, that was really good...just ok. Service was fair...i kept running out of tea and had to wait on it though the place wasn't very busy.

Thank BudgetTravelerMR2
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Monterrey is a pretty standard Mexican restaurant. Nothing really outstanding about it. The service is usually fair and the food is typical cheap Mexican food.

Thank Brittany T
Wilmington, DE
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113 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

I have a theory that how much you like a Mexican restaurant is based on the one you go to the most. Having said that, I found the food at Monterrey ok but not outstanding. I thought the guac dip was a bit pastey but my wife thought it was ok. The entree was like a fajita with cheese and... More 

Thank RickfromDE
Atlanta, Georgia
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76 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2015

The food here is always good and the Margarita's are BIG and awesome. The service is a bit slow so if you are in a hurry go elsewhere. Lots to choose from on the menu.

Thank Monie G
Fitzgerald, Georgia
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2015

We dined on a weekend night, and although the parking lot was full we were seated immediately. We won't return though, due to the same experience as before. The meat on our dinners was hot, but the beans and rice were cold. I sent mine back, but my guests didn't and had upset stomachs afterwards. Even if the food was... More 

Thank KaiSims

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3865 Lavista Rd, Tucker, GA 30084-5146
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Tucker
  • Phone Number: 770-493-3565

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