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Azteca Mexican Restaurant

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153 SW 157th St, Burien, WA 98166-2519
(206) 243-2241
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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139 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

The Azteca folks have their offices close by so this would be the place to "make it all happen". But the food is just okay. The bar is usually busy, but quite frankly I choose other Mexican places in Burien. I had their Blanco Burrito to try something different and it was fine. But nothing seems to be memorable here... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

The food here is better than most Mexican style restaurants. Mostly typical American style version of Mexican dishes, and a lot better than the majority of restaurants advertising Mexican food. Portions were more than adequate, so if you are a light eater, or order an appetizer or salad, you may want to split a main dish. Fresh and well presented,... More 

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Emory, Texas
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99 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

Azteca in burien wa,has been there for many yrs and serves up some great Mexican food ,the staff is friendly and service is good as well,I've eaten here more than once and never had a bad experience!!

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Thank 928guyby
Simi Valley
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

After church lunch with intown friends. Great Mexican Restaurant. Outstanding Enchilada with beans and rice. Add some sour cream and guacaole and you have a "light" but adequate Sunday afternoon meal.

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Thank Louis M
Seattle, WA
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103 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

THIS Azteca is great on consistency. The food is always hot and good. Sat in the bar. Sunday all day happy hour with lots of food choices.

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Thank missbobbib
San Juan Islands, Washington
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The food was good, service was a little slow but it was during happy hour and we weren't in a hurry.

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Thank Sharon M
Seattle, Washington
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92 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We find that we only go to Azteca when we do not feel like driving very far from our home. It is the same on each visit. Service is very good, food acceptably good, but just average and cost reasonable. Not the best and not the worst. Azteca has been in business for a long time. When originally opened we... More 

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Thank Don T
Palo Alto, California
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263 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The Azteca specializes in Mexican comfort food. Big platters of it. With the typical sides of beans and rice (although you can substitute a salad on most plates). There is a huge menu. The food is good, but not amazing or memorable as the best Mexican food you'll eat. But the Azteca does a terrific job of providing attentive service.... More 

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Thank Colleen D
Blaine, Washington
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Excellent quality and price. Great service. Beautiful restaurant and spacious seating. We've been enjoying their food for years.

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Thank s f
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I have eaten here before and the food was better. The last time I was here, about two years ago, I had the Chile Verde which was spicy and cooked to perfection. You can obviously tell that this is my favorite Mexican...... The nachos and dips were good but this time the Chile Verde was a terrible disappointment. The tomatillo... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 SW 157th St, Burien, WA 98166-2519
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Burien
  • Phone Number: (206) 243-2241

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?