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Mexican
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed June 3, 2020 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed our food and it came out quickly. Would recommend this restaurant and most of the customers were locals so you know it's good.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 21, 2020

ordered a variety of tacos and all were lacking salt and flavor. Online menu needs to be updated. Stated sour cream on tacos but once in restaurant to pick up order, employee said does not come with and is an extra charge. Even the pico...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed December 23, 2019

Absolute best Mexican food on the OBX! I eat here a few times each week and the food and service is always amazing. The restaurant including bathrooms are always spotless. A hidden gem amongst locals.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019

Always love stopping here. I usually visit every time I visit OBX. I will be moving to the area soon so hopefully move visits in the future.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Quick service, good variety from which to choose. A nice little pop in place if you don't want a huge Mexican meal where you always fill up on chips first....or is that just me??? Anyway, you can always judge a place by how clean the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Let me first say that the girls that run Viva are so nice. We have never had a bad meal here. They make everything fresh to order. We always go here while visiting the OBX.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

My wife and I stopped in for some ground beef tacos and shrimp tacos. The ground beef tacos were on special... 3 and a drink for $5.99. The shrimp tacos were 3 for $7.99. Great prices and delicious food. Beer was $3.50 for a 12...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Say no to fast food and say yes to fresh Mexican that is fast and won’t break the bank. it’s all served fresh and i’ve had most everything on the menu. i just love it.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Food was good; especially the “Platano Relleno” Even though the atmosphere was more like casual dining, the prices were of fine dining; Most of the items on the dinner menu are upwards of 10. When we went it was hot inside.

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

My wife, daughter and myself stopped by here to eat for lunch while on vacation. The food was surprisingly good. I ordered the Chorizo Burrito and it was good. Would have preferred it as just Chorizo but was not an option. Had to have it...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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