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Gonza Tacos y Tequila

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

BOTANITAS​
Orale Guacamole
Avocado, pico de gallo
Queso Picoso
Cheese, jalapeno
Chiles Endiablados
Pickled jalapeños, bacon, cheese
Ceviche
White fish, NC shrimp, orange juice, onion, tomato, cilantro, olives, plantain
SOPA Y ENSALADA​
Ensalada Del Huerto
Mixed greens, tomato, cheese, tangerine, jicama, mango, apple, pumpkin seeds, avocado
Sopa De Tortilla
Chicken,​ sweet potato, bell peppers, onions, avocado, queso fresco, cilantro
Sopa Del Dia
Ask your server
DE LOS GABACHOS​
Nachos Gabachos
Chicken tinga, tortilla chips, cheese, pico de gallo, avocado, crema mexicana
Burrito El Guapo
Steak,​ rice, beans, pico de gallo, cheese, lettuce, bell pepper, plantain
Quesadilla
Chicken, cheese, pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole, rice or beans
Steak
Chicken
Veggies
Shrimp
Fajitas
Poblano & bell peppers, onions, mushrooms, salad
TACO - TERAPIA​
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Pescado
Flour tortilla, catch of the day, cole slaw, tomatillo salsa, cilantro
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Pollo
Flour tortilla, grilled chicken, cheese, pico de gallo, avocado
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Carne
Flour tortilla, grilled steak, cheese, pico de gallo, avocado
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Camaron
Flour tortilla, shrimp, cheese, tequila-chipotle, pico de gallo
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Vegetarianos
Flour tortillas, nopales, grilled veggies,, pico de gallo, cheese
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Carnitas
Corn tortilla, slow roasted pork, cilantro, tomatillo salsa, onions
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Pastor
Corn​ tortilla, traditionally cooked pork with pineapple, avocado salsa
Rice
Beans
Soup
Salad
Tinga
Corn tortilla, chicken tinga poblana, tomatillo salsa, cilantro, onions
All tacos have one side option: rice, beans, soup or salad.
Callo De Hacha
Flour tortilla, scallops, pork belly, pico de gallo, cheese, chipotle sauce
DE LOS CUATES​
Chilaquiles Verdes
Chicken, tortillas, crema, cilantro, onions, avocado, queso fresco, tomatillo sauce
Enchiladas Con Mole
Chicken, mole, crema, queso fresco, beans and rice
Chile Relleno
Poblano, black beans, Mexican cream, pico de gallo, cheese, avocado, choice of tinga, carnitas, or veggie
Mexican Flag
Corn tortillas, steak, grilled chicken, paisa beans, cheese, Mexican cream, tomatillo and chipotle sauce, cilantro
DE LA TIERRITA​
Arro 'E Coco Con Pecao'
Catch of the day, salsa veracruzana, arroz de coco
El Platano
Whole ripe plantain, steak, chipotle salsa, rice
PA ACOMPANAR​
Arroz de Coco
Green or Ripe Plantains
Yuca
Grilled Veggies
POSTRES​
Flan de Coco
Talega de Platano
About
Come experience the best Mexican restaurant in Raleigh.
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, South American
FEATURES
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

The food was delicious, and the guacamole was particularly good. The spicy pineapple margaritas were excellent, and our waiter was great. A very positive experience in a place with such fun insta-worthy decor!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here last night for dinner after a day of exploring the city and were really excited to eat here last night. They had an hour long wait so we sat at the bar. The bartender, Mave, was AMAZING. She was so quick with...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank askol22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a nice supper with the family. Food, service, and atmosphere were all excellent. I look forward to returning!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gwill60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in the area and decided to make another visit to Gonza, we left full and very pleased with our dinner. Our server Maria took very good care of us, she had a wonderful personality, very helpful and offered additional sauces to spice up...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 232tmg
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Fabulous food, atmosphere ( minus the day of the dead stuff), service and great value. Felipe was our server and very attentive and personable. The salsa had a delightfully strong cilantro flavor... yum!! We took extra home.Also the veggie quesadillas and enchiladas con mole which...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kolorsofkakalak
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Date night Friday and all was arranged at this place we’d each sampled separately but our first together. A margarita and Paloma, both rim-salted, arrived with a tablespoon of salsa and a miniature guac. Chips were fresh and salsa and guac below average in their...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JMark S
Reviewed December 15, 2018

Not really a fan of Mexican food but could become one perhaps with more experiences like this one. Server suggested the Fajita and added chicken. After the salsa basket, served sizzling chicken and vegetables with corn tortilla and avocado, sour cream and lettuce. Very tasty....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ArtsyGalBaltimore
Reviewed December 12, 2018

While visiting family in the Wakeforest area of N.C., they took us to their favorite Mexican style eatery. This place is tucked between a pizza place and grocery store in a strip mall but it is well established with the locals as it was packed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank molly943
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Location is good, food is tasteful and with just the right amount of variations – read “the menu is short”, service is splendid and they even have very cool t-shirts for sale. But the two best things at Gonza is how it looks, cool Mexican...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KasperL275
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

When you think of Mexican restaurants you think of spicy, fulfilling, tasty, etc. When I think of Gonza I think of all the above plus great customer service. By far one of my new favorites ♡

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ctroche4
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