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Vallartas Mexican Restaurant

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5437 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508-4774
(907) 338-2500
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Eagle River, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

In a hurry, on a lunch break from a nearby training, my friends and I decided to to to Vallartas. The place was busy (partly because of the training nearby, and partly because it is a popular neighborhood eatery). We found parking easily - there is a lot of it! The server was very polite, and helpful - rushing our... More 

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

First the positives about our dining experience... the restaurant is located in a strip center and easy to find; very clean with Mexican music playing to add to the ambiance; very attentive and friendly service; and cold cervezas. We were a party of four and not one of our party was "wowed" by our meal. One member in our party... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I'm so offended by the previous review. Must have been a competitor who wrote it. I'm from NM and I know good Mexican food and this is it! It's so authentic and delicious. The restaurant is so clean too. The people are great. Again, you must try this food. I love it!

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Wow! Clean place! Clean kitchen! Food was delicious! Staff pays great attention to detail and takes care of customers! Never been served so well anywhere in Anchorage! Beer was poured into the coldest frostiest mug I've ever had and was amazing! Steak tacos were on point! Very fresh limes!!! Definitely coming back!!!

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Thank Maria S
Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I love eating here. When stuck in Anchorage, it's the next best thing to beachside restaurants in Puerto Vallarta. The food is tasty and the portions are large and competitively priced. The proprietor, Angel, is very friendly and happy to chat when it's not too busy.

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Thank wanderIove
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly establishment. Serves good comfort food. Daughter loved tres leches cake. Will certainly visit aagain.

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Thank Lissa C
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Holy frijoles - what a find in Anchorage! My family from Chicago loved this place so much the first time that we went back yesterday for a second round. We were not disappointed. This authentic Mexican restaurant is truly the hidden gem in Anchorage. But you wouldn't know it by looking at the restaurant from the outside. It has a... More 

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Estes Park, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

We stumbled on Vallartas by accident one afternoon, trying to get in a lunch before an afternoon class. The shopping center area where the restaurant is located made us think twice, as it seemed a bit dingy, but we tried it anyway. The restaurant appears to be run by three or more men and it was squeaky clean. There was... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Vallartas is a relatively new Anchorage restaurant - at least at its current location. We thought it was great to have a new restaurant open in the neighborhood, but never visited until recently when some friends were having lunch there and invited us along. We will not - under any circumstances - be going back. Like any city, there's a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5437 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508-4774
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: (907) 338-2500

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