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Puebla Modern Mexican

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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Interested in trying something new and exciting? Puebla is a contemporary Mexican restaurant created by Restaurateur Tony Alfonso. Our experience and love of high-quality Mexican fare inspired us to open our own tribute to modern Mexican cuisine and we are excited to share it with the community we love. We've created a unique menu and a trendy atmosphere, and then made it great by accentuating it with genuine Mexican generosity and indulgence. Puebla specializes in recreating the fiery and aromatic cuisine of Puebla, Mexico. Our exquisite restaurant takes great pride in the authenticity of its fresh salsa, flavorful guacamole, and tasty tacos. The same care and attention is put into every delightful
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
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All reviews guacamole tacos elote chips and bean dip brussels sprouts chicken el jefe mexican favorites creative menu were seated promptly main dish fine dining friday night margaritas sides lettuce charles
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live in Sedona, AZ. Honestly, during the last 28 years I have lived here there has never been a better than mediocre Mexican restaurant. Puebla checked all the boxes for what to me makes a great Mexican restaurant: yummy homemade chips; free bean dip...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DianeT903
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Located in the heart of downtown St. CHARLES, Puebla Modern Mexican is in a modern building. Nachos served was the best I’ve every had. It goes downhill from here. Asked about the seasonal mixed drink and the waitress said there isn’t any. Started with an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank HoggerJon
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Our friends had heard about a New Mexican restaurant in St Charles and wanted to try. They made reservations for dinner. When they arrived they were told that the person who took their reservation often fails to record them. We were seated promptly because it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Ohhhh my gosh !!! I had one of the best Margaritas I’ve EVER had (I know my margaritas). The bartender asked if we wanted the special margarita of the day and of course we said yes!! I drank quite a few so I can’t really...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NinaZiggy
Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

Went for the first time and we will definitely return!! Very busy, chic, urban setting. Two fantastic bartenders, Casey and Kim were rocking the drinks. Ask for a beet margarita. Delicious!!! Also, try the hot margarita as well. We ate a variety of apps. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pattieyy
Reviewed October 27, 2018

The place is new and the place is very attractive. The food was delicious and the presentation pleasing. Service was adequate and not many people present at the mis-week dinner time. Definitely worth stopping for a bite to eat.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dan W
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Like the name says this restaurant in sleek and minimal, not full of chili strands and charro hats hanging from the ceiling. The menu, however, would be familiar to any white haired senora from Veracruz. Tacos reign supreme. I had the sautéed shrimp which were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank markmillieramon
Reviewed September 16, 2018

A great find! We stopped in for lunch on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. They have both indoor and outdoor seating, everything is clean and upscale. Creative menu with lots of different kinds of salsas and guacamoles! Tacos served on boba lettuce or in your choice...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sue H
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Very good food but expensive. Don't miss the brussel sprouts. Chips and bean dip was very good and above average margaritas. Very noisy

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Robert K
Erik S, Public Relations Manager at Puebla Modern Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Great advice Robert, thank you for the great input. We feel our prices are in-line with the experience we provide. We hope to see you back in soon. -Kim kim@pueblamodernmexican.com

Reviewed April 26, 2018

My son and I had dinner here while at a hockey tournament. We were not disappointed. I love Mexican food so this was a real treat. Great shrimp tacos and margaritas. My son loved the shredded tacos. Get a salsa or guacamole appetizer and then...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ccpr20
Erik S, Guest Relations Manager at Puebla Modern Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2018

This is great to hear, thank you so much Ben! We're glad you found us and we hope to see you back in the next time you're in our neighborhood. -Kim kim@pueblamodernmexican.com

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I would if I were you. Saturday night is busy for most places and this place is not that large.
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