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“Huge quantities of good food and drink”
Review of Plaza Mexicana

Plaza Mexicana
Ranked #3 of 64 Restaurants in Vernal
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed August 20, 2014

The plates barely fit on the tables, and the drinks were in almost fish-bowl-sized glasses. The food was good, drinks just right, and the atmosphere lively. Decor - interesting colorful paintings on the chairs and benches. Watch out for the dripping ceiling though, I hope they get that fixed soon.

Thank MouseDance
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Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Driving thru town earlier a d looking at the dinner possibilities with tripadvisor open on my phone, the evening didn't look promising. However, after touting Dinosaur National Monument and coming back into town we spotted this tiny restaurant. Even with a 3.5 rating it looked like our best choice. We were more than pleasantly surprised. We were greeted by every employee we passed as we were seated, quickly brought cold drinks of our choice and given menus, warm chips, a delicious and slightly unique salsa and a tasty cabbage slaw!
From start to finish it was a great choice! I had the Camarongo appetizer which combined a lot of shrimp and mushrooms on a garlic sauce with fresh tomatoe and avocado! Delicious! My husband enjoyed, but couldn't finish the huge platter of Tacos al Carbon!

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Thank BadurekL
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Reviewed August 11, 2014

My wife and I were solo returning from a motorcycle rally with a desire to return to the nearby 711 Ranch Restaurant. We didn't know it was closed on Sunday. The Plaza to the rescue!! It was three doors away. The AC and the colorful furnishings were refreshing. The place was very busy and we were seated almost immediately. We chose the Chicken Fajita Burrito to split. Oh MY! When it was delivered a short time later, we were so happy with our decision to split. It was the biggest plate I have ever been served. Tasty, too! We watched in amazement as huge plate after plate was delivered to those around us. If you like Mexican, I hope you will try this place out. The staff were friendly and very attentive. Our glasses were kept filled which was much appreciated as we had about 200 more miles to go!

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Thank 1Goldwinger
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Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

The food and service is good, the best mexican restaurant to eat at. Vernal seems to be going overboard with the Mexican restaurants, but if you choose one then this would be a place to eat as far as Mexican food. It is busy during lunch and dinner rush hours though. Also, they do allow their under age workers to drink alcoholic beverages in the back. This may be a problem.

Thank missmaam
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Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Very nasty place meaning the kitchen and storage. Workers taste the food before taking it out to customers with dirty hands which is very nasty. They give and let people who work there and are under are drink. Cooks drink im the back while doing the food and the owner letting them plus the camaras have it all its no lie

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