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Buena Vista Restaurant

215 Lancaster Ave, Malvern, PA 19355-1874
+1 610-644-3982
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“carnita” (2 reviews)
“chimichanga” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
215 Lancaster Ave, Malvern, PA 19355-1874
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Went here for a dinner with my wife as a change of pace from El Limon. It was a Friday night and it was busy, but not slammed. Service was slow and the kitchen was even slower. It seemed like they didn't know what they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank grexis
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Great Central American atmosphere located in Malvern, Pa. My son ordered the Carnita Chimichanga and absolutely loved it. I ordered the Alambre mix of shrimp and chicken ...DELICIOUS!!!!! Very generous portions were served. Having traveled to Mexico, the taste was truly authentic. Our server, Angel...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tracey C
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Buena Vistas is one of 3 Mexican restaurants my coworkers and I frequent for lunch and dinner. The owner, waiters and waitresses are very attentive and don't mind us hosting our beer tastings there. The enchiladas are spectacular along with the Puntas Con Nopales. My...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank murtyj
Reviewed October 30, 2017

Went for lunch with a colleague, who held herself out as a sort of a Mexican food aficionado. The menu said that I was served carne asada. What arrived on a plate, however, was grilled shoe leather, tough, unseasoned, and generally flavorless. I am no...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank jenchan000
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Went to meet some friends for dinner and we normally look for BYOBs. I hadn't been here for some time. It looks like they redecorated the place. The chairs etc. were very colorful and the entire dining room was pleasant to look at. We were...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank grexis
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Besides the fact that they have no kids menu, if you try and split an adult meal the charge you $2.00 for each item you split for your kids. Add the fact that they seated us in a pool of water and you quickly do...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed December 23, 2015

Stop in and give this place a try. The food is very good. Loved the guac and our veggie meal was excellent.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank R8529KQcarolm
Reviewed November 10, 2015

This small restaurant was super! The chimichanga, salsa and guacamole was all fresh and very tasty! Even the crab soup was fantastic. The prices were very reasonable also.

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Dmcgonigle
Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

I stopped by Buena Vista to pick up a light snack before dinner. I was pleased to see they provide table service. I wrongly assumed they only offered counter service. Ideal set up as a BYO right next to the beer store. I had steak...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank bsharkster
Reviewed March 29, 2015

Located in a strip shopping center, not far from Immaculata College, this restaurant offers the typical Tex-Mex dishes with something extra. Their molcajete Mixto, a combination of chicken, steak and shrimp served on a molcajete rock dish to retain it's heat is more than enough...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Fred G
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Response from TRexPhiladelphia | Reviewed this property |
You were wrong.......and you seem not to care. I notice errors, and your Mom made 1.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Lancaster Ave, Malvern, PA 19355-1874
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Malvern
  • Phone Number: +1 610-644-3982
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