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200 21st St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3356
+1 757-961-4011
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Norfolk, Virginia
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Guad's Is Definitely The Best Mexican Food Style Restaurant You Can Visit!!!! It Is Definitely A Must Try Restaurant!!! I Promise You Will Not Be Disappointed!!!

Thank bassnut_brown
Zushi, Japan
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123 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

There are several good Mexican restaurants in the area, but what separates this form the rest is the service! I have never been in a restaurant that functioned like a well oiled machine until this one! If you have children Wednesday night kids eat free and they have a face painter/balloon artist. The kids love it!!

Thank David B
Hopkins, Minnesota
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Friendly waitress. I had the steak fajitas which were served sizzling hot and were great. My wife had a beef burrito the size of Rhode Island. Great location for people watching.

Thank John F
Ashland, Virginia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Our family of four (including teenagers) ate at Guads for dinner and had an excellent experience. We enjoyed everything from the food to the service. This place is great in every way.

Thank farmer111
Watertown NY
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

We chose this restaurant mainly because it was convenient and within walking distance of our hotel but it was a great choice, Chips, salsa, and drinks were served right away and hit the spot, We all had different entrees - quesadillas, enchiladas, etc and enjoyed them all. Reasonably priced and service was good. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank NYMac4
Jersey City, NJ
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

The place was loud, so loud that our waitress had to keep asking us to repeat our orders and still brought us a wrong item. She also had too many tables, and was very apologetic about the service. The margaritas weren't good, tasted like they used a cheap mix (we had a professional bartender in our group). Most of the... More 

Atlantic, Virginia
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129 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Had the veggie quesadilla. It was a taco stuffed with grilled previously frozen veggies. Didn't taste horrible but definitely wasn't a quesadilla. Drinks lack of quality and are expensive. Top shelf margaritas are made with Cuervo, not an agave tequila. Paid $20 for a margarita made with patron which wouldn't be my choice and was nothing special. No vegetarian options... More 

Thank Cyndy C
Remington, Virginia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

It's a little hole in the wall. Chairs are not comfortable but the food was awesome. My entire family enjoyed all of our meals. We even had doggy bags to take back to our room.

Thank Hilliards2015
Toano, Virginia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

I enjoyed the food very much. It is not a large place but they do have a pleasant outdoor area with people passing by. Definitely good Mexican!

Thank PatriciaB8
New York City, New York
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

After numerous recommendations we stopped in for lunch and were happy that we did. Nothing fancy but the food is terrific (tacos, enchiladas & awesome guacamole) and the margaritas were delicious! Service was prompt and cheery. If you like Mexican food, put this restaurant on your must try list!

Thank kmickyd

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 21st St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3356
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-961-4011
Guads at 21st Street is a seasonal restaurant featuring fresh Mexican food and hand-made margaritas. Come join us on the patio or grab a drink at the bar! See you in March!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?