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Real Mexico Restaurant Y Tienda

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2421 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-5680
+1 803-750-8990
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“burrito” (22 reviews)
“guacamole” (18 reviews)
“tortas” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2421 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-5680
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently had a late lunch at this establishment. One of us had beef fajitas and the other a spinach/ mushroom quesadilla. Both were okay, but nothing extraordinary. The quantity was plentiful.The chips were not hot or flavorful, in fact they tasted like a generic...More

Thank Cassandra E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure what I'm missing here. The reviews were very high so we drove out of our way to try this place. It was extremely crowded so we thought - this is going to be good. The wife and I both got the Mexican Trio...More

Thank ChrisF5224
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The carnitas tacos and the corn on the cob make for a fantastic meal. Go early because they get busy and seating/parking can be limited.

Thank iageary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat here often and have never had a bad meal. Everything I have ordered is served hot, fresh, and oh sooo good! One of the best and most authentic Mexican restaurants in town!

Thank laryan0616
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped on the way home form the doctor for a quick bite . I got a menu and ordered at the register for takeout. Got Burritos . gave a tip and that lady was pleasant. Sat down to wait , a waitress came over an...More

1  Thank Edward S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

great food, average atmosphere, very very popular and busy. They have a good range of food and the burritos are very filling.

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a spot off the interstate and this was most definitely the ticket. This restaurant and store has some parking, but not nearly enough on a Sunday afternoon. That goes for indoor and outdoor seating as well. We went in and were...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Food is good, service is good and fast. Hole in the wall which is reflected by the seating and the parking. I'd go back but wouldn't add it as a "must eat" when traveling trough.

Thank Todd C
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We always go there for lunch. Everyone loves it. We do our team lunches there. And there is always more food than you can imagine.

Thank Joan H
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great food and great staff. Really authentic Mexican. Not a large dining area but quick service. Must try!

Thank Mary S
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Tennisplayer1230
August 20, 2017|
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Response from Shirley T | Reviewed this property |
No is the simple answer. There is not usually a long wait. While busy they move things along. It is always worth the wait. If you really can't wait there are outside tables under cover.
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christopher s
July 23, 2017|
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Response from A1n2thony | Reviewed this property |
Yes and unlike a few nearby restaurants sold alcohol was well!
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columbiasc2016
August 3, 2016|
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Response from Roy J | Reviewed this property |
Molcajete for takeout?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2421 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-5680
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-750-8990
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