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Armando's Mexican Cuisine

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) #133 of 995 Restaurants in Detroit $$ - $$$ Mexican
4242 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209-2113
+1 313-554-0666
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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4242 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209-2113
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Reviewed March 20, 2016

Chose Armando's after reading the other reviews on trip advisor and because of its high rating. Our waitress Gabriella met are every need in the warm and cozy restaurant . Our food came promptly. Chimichanga for me and burritos for hubby, both were delicious. We...More

Thank Eileen H
Reviewed March 11, 2016

Most flavorful and authentic mexican cuisine in Detroit. Don't waste your time over by Xochimicos over in Mexican town, This place shame all of them and it's not even close!

Thank kickaxeguitars
Reviewed March 9, 2016

Have vegetarian choices that are great and have choices for the seafood lover too. Along with the usual Mexican.

Thank Dave V
Reviewed March 2, 2016

The restaurant has a very good reputation, so I wanted to see if it is true. The food is actually pretty good. Service was also good. I was satisfied. Be warned that although the place is pretty big, there is a huge lunchtime rush and...More

Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

Ok, so it is cliche to say it's the most authentic Mexican food in Mexicantown, but when you're surrounded by other Mexican restaurants there has to be one which sets the standard for the rest. Armando's is that one, and it absolutely sets the standard...More

Thank Furious_storm
Reviewed January 28, 2016

My parents and I have enjoyed Armando's for about 3 decades and I appreciate the consideration and respect that owner Sarafina, her daughter and her team members have always shown towards my elderly parents. My father died 3 months ago and today was my mother's...More

1  Thank N'Diva A
Reviewed January 22, 2016

My husband and I many cultural activities in Detroit, and often end up going to dinner at Armando's, which is like a home away from home for us with very friendly and helpful staff and delicious food. I love the Tampiqueña dinner, which includes grilled...More

Thank Lnawara
Reviewed November 1, 2015

We normally go to Los Galnes in Mexicantown, but thought we'd try somewhere new. What a mistake. The food was very average , at best, and the service was very poor. We will never go back here again.

Thank Dennis D
Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

The food overall was tasty and the staff was pretty attentive. Now, the price of a shot of tequila was $9 for the cheap stuff. I recommend the triple fajitas.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed July 28, 2015

A week or so ago I went into my favorite Mexican restaurant and man as the waitress a HOT MESS. She continued to forget things we asked for and really forgot about us as well. So I asked for a manger and in my complaint...More

Thank tqb804
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Deborah J
August 15, 2016|
Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
The lunch buffet has been discontinued.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 4:00 am
10:30 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4242 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209-2113
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 313-554-0666
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