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Viva Mexico


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#1,108 of 2,784 Restaurants in Seattle


Lunch, Dinner
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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1/2 Nachos Mexicanos $6.99
Nachos Mexicanos
nachos topped with beans, beef, or chicken then garnished with onions, tomatoes, guacamole, & sour cream
1/2 Nachos Deluxe (no Meat Or Beans) $6.75
Nachos Deluxe
(no meat or beans) sour cream, guacomole, tomatoes, & onions
Nachos Con Carne
beef or chicken
1/2 Nachos $5.75
quartered corn tortillas, deep fried until crispy golden and topped with melted cheese
Cheese Crispy
flour tortilla, fried flat and topped with melted cheese
Meat Choice, Add $1.5
1/2 Quesadillas $5.99
Meat Choice, Add $1.5
Quezo Con Carne
Mexican Pizza
flour tortilla, topped with beans, beef, tomatoes, sour cream, & guacamole
chicken or picadillo. a smaller sample of the chimichangas
Camarones Mojo De Ajo
no rice or beans. similar to the dinner version, cooked with mushrooms & carrots
Taco Salad
(served in a taco shell) choice of chicken, ground beef, shredded beef, topped with guacomole & sour cream
Dinner Salad
Vegetarian Meals
a delicious combination of onions, bell peppers, mushrooms, & carrots. choice of fajitas, burritos, tacos, taco salad, or veggies over rice
Chile Verde, Rice, Beans, & Tortillas
cubed pork cooked in a green sauce, pepper, onions, & spices
Chile Colorado, Rice, Beans, & Tortillas
cubed beef in a delicious barbecue sauce
Pollo En Mole, Rice, Beans, & Tortillas
boneless chicken topped with a delicious peanut/mole sauce
Carnitas De Res, Rice, Beans, & Tortillas
(chicken, pork, & a la diabla available) top sirloin strips grilled with bell peppers and onions with a side of guacamole
Carnitas A La Chicana, Rice, Beans, & Tortillas
top sirloin steak cut into strips then topped with a mexican sauce
Arroz Con Pollo
chicken over rice with mushrooms, tomatoes, and onions
For Two $24.5
choice of beef, chicken, or pork alongside rice, beans, & tortillas
One Ground Beef Chimichanga, Rice & Beans
Carne Asada, Rice, Beans, & Tortillas
broiled slices of skirt steak or chicken (also available in tacos or tacos al carbon)
Menudo (tripe Soup)
A Flat Open Faced Taco With A Delicious Variety Of Toppings Including Shredded Lettuce, Cheese, And Tomato
Tostada Grande
a deluxe tostada served on a large flour tortilla
choice of ground beef, chicken or picadillo topped with sour cream & guacamole
Pork & Refried Beans
Ground Beef & Beans
Picadillo & Beans
Chicken & Beans
Refried Beans
Served With Rice & Beans Add $1.00 Served Enchilada Style Add $1.00 Prawns Add $1.00
Chicken, Picadillo, Or Chorizo Sausage
Ground Beef
Deluxe Burrito
choice of meat, rice, & beans inside, then topped with tomatoes, lettuce, guacamole, & sour cream
Pork (chile Verde) Or Chile Colorado
topped with melted cheese
Refried Beans
Add Prawns $0.5
Burrito Especial Or Quesadilla
same as deluxe with a choice of carne asada (skirt steak) or chicken for filling.
Small Cheese Or Ground Beef
Small Chicken, Pork Or Picadillo Enchilada
Grande Ground Beef Or Cheese
Grande Enchilada Ranchera
choice of cheese, ground beef, chicken or picadillo then topped with green tomatillo sauce
Grande Chicken Or Picadillo
Beef Enchilada Special
choose from cheese, ground beef, chicken or picadillo. deluxe enchilada is garnished with lettuce, tomatoes, guacamole, & sour cream (includes rice & beans)
Camarones Mojo De Ajo
delicious prawns, carrots and mushrooms sauteed in a buttery garlic sauce, with rice, beans & tortillas
Fajitas De Camarones
prawns sauteed with bell peppers, onions, and our own special sauce. served on a sizzling platter, with rice, beans, & tortillas
Camarones Rancheros
prawns sauteed in a buttery sauce with carrots, mushrooms, then topped with a tasty green tomatillo sauce. served with rice, beans, & tortillas
Camarones Ahogados (served raw)
prawns floating in lime juice with onions, and jalapeno peppers. (no rice & beans)
Coctel de Camaron
a tasty mexican style prawn cocktail with avocado, onions, tomatoes, and cilantro (served warm).
Camarones Mexicanos
prawns sauteed with carrots, mushrooms, onions, and bell peppers in a mexican sauce. served with rice, beans, & tortillas
Camarones a la Diabla
prawns mixed with onions, bell peppers, mushrooms, and carrots cooked in a hot mexican style tomato sauce. served with rice, beans and tortillas
Arroz con Camarones
delicious prawns sauteed in a unique sauce with mushrooms and carrots. served on a bed of rice with tortillas. (does not include beans)
Camarones Envueltos
prawns wrapped in bacon, cooked with onions and bell peppers. served with rice, beans, and tortillas
Camarones en Crema, rice, beans, & tortillas
Whole Beans Available Upon Request Rice & Beans Are Included Unless Noted
Three Tacos
(soft tacos available) choice of ground beef, chicken, or picadillo
Enchilada, Chimichanga
choice of chicken or picadillo
Two Enchiladas & Beef Taco
Three Enchiladas
your choice of cheese, ground beef, chicken, or picadillo
One Ground Beef Taco, One Enchilada, & One Tamale
Beef Taco, One Enchilada, & One Bean Tostada
Enchiladas Tipicas
three authentic enchiladas grilled in our special red pepper sauce
Enchiladas Rancheras
three enchiladas topped with green tomatillo sauce & melted cheese
Two Beef or Bean Burritos
Two Burritos
choice of chicken, picadillo, pork, chile colorado, or chorizo sausage
Single Taco
choice of beef or chicken
1 Chalupa
choice of beef or chicken
1 Chile Relleno
Refried Beans
3 Flour Tortillas
Sour Cream
Dinner Salad
Soft Chalupa
choice of beef or chicken
choice of picadillo or chicken
1 Tamale
Deep Fried Ice Cream
choice of strawberry or chocolate toppings with whipped cream
Cajeta De Leche
a delicious pudding-like burnt cream
(choice of plain, chocolate, or strawberry) fried quartered flour tortilla topped with sweet syrup and cinnamon sugar
six sticks of churros topped with cinnamon and sugar
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

We reserved for a birthday party of 14 and at the appointed time we were greeted with a table set up and waiting for us. From the time we sat down, we had a steady supply of tortilla chips, salsa and bean dip. The beverage...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank czken
Reviewed May 12, 2018

As a kid, I remember on special occasions going to Viva Mexico for lunch or dinner with my family. The atmosphere, the food, the unlimited chips and salsa always brought a big smile to my face. I have grown up alongside the staff and they...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank iambenjamin
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for 30 years maybe that's the problem. They treat me very well the food is very good and the staff is very friendly all you need to do is ask and you will get ceviche for some more spicy hot sauce they...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ScottH451
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Great staff, very friendly. A casual nice place to sit and enjoy delicious Mexican fare. Brightly decorated , it isn't a fancy restaurant per se but it is welcoming, inviting snd cozy. Good place for a couple to go and enjoy a relaxing meal.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank leah s
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Was told they had good food but service could be slow. I found the food to be tasteful and the service was good. I would go back again. Prices were OK.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Bimster69
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

It had been a number of years since I ate at Viva Mexico, but a recent business trip had me back in White Center and it seemed like a good choice for dinner. Well, it was not only good, but great! Servings are sizeable, the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank dawnzascorp
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Quick service for take out. Nice atmosphere. Large portions. The seafood options all have this delicious sauce with mushrooms. Ask for the black beans... Trust me!

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Ebony S
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Been coming here for 30+ years love you Mexico good food good drinks the best service ever you must stop if you're in. White Center area for great Mexican food...

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank ScottH451
Reviewed August 24, 2015

We have been going to Viva Mexico since it was in it's original location in White Center,in a former fast food place well over 30 years ago... The past three or four years, it was just loud and rowdy,and the food and service were sub-par...More

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank 5ptelk
Reviewed July 18, 2015

We have tried the other area Mexican restaurants and keep coming back to Viva Mexico. The food is excellent, the staff is always friendly and the prices are reasonable. We never leave there hungry as the portions are large. Their cocktails are good and they...More

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank 424KarenB424
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