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Aqua Linda Taquiera

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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1376 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606
+1 706-543-1500
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Athens, GA
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you want a typical Mexican restaurant this is your spot. The food and service is good. Located on Prince Ave in the commercial area of "Normal Town. Good place for families. Not overly expensive. They serve alcohol, try a Margarita, they're pretty good. Burritos are big and good, served with rice and refried beans.

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Thank UGA_guy_Athens_GA
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The food was tasty, big portions and fast to arrive. Pitcher of margaritas are reasonably priced. Service was ok but then again it was quite late.

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Thank Pandemonium90
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is a good quick meal at lunchtime, we were seated immediately and didn't have to wait to order or to receive food. Menu showcases variety of dishes and drinks. Kids portions are appropriately sized for small kids (under 10) but hungrier kids should order off the adult menu. My daughters loved the rice and french fries for their sides.... More 

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Thank Meghan W
Athens, Georgia
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132 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

First and most important to me, my grandchildren love this restaurant so we visit every month or so. They do have a varied and satisfying choice of dishes. I had the quesadilla Wow. This is grilled chicken, onions, cheese and bell peppers with a side guacamole salad. It was very good. Between my wife and the grands there were tacos,... More 

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Thank JohnB57Jonesboro
Athens, Georgia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Original location on Prince, or new location on Timothy... doesn't matter. great salsa, great food, great drinks. La Parilla on Gaines School is a close 2nd.

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Thank Noah H
Norman, Oklahoma
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115 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We were staying downtown & had walked to campus and restaurants near the hotel for a couple of days & we were ready for new scenery! Took off for Aqua Linda, about a 10 minute drive. Saw lots of cool, funky restaurants & shopping along the way. There was plenty of parking on the street and in a side lot.... More 

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Thank Tiffany N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The service was great for a group of 25. Could of been more than one waitress taking orders as we were a large group and it wasn't very busy. Had a few wrong orders throughout the group. I've tried alot of different mexican restaurants and the food here was okay. The drinks were okay but could of been better. Tried... More 

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Thank Charles A
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

This is a restaurant when I walked in I wasn't sure about but it was great! Try the enchiladas with mole sauce. Salsa was good but not spicy enough for me. Food was hot and bean and rice were awesome. Service was fast and wait staff was quick to serve. Try it soon!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

Me and my fiance went to celebrate the holidays and it could not have been better. You must try the chunky guacamole its DELICIOUS!!! I wont even mention that the margaritas are some of the best I've ever tasted and the food is well worth it as well!! Sit and the bar and ask for ESTEBAN!!

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Thank texasgal76
Monroe, GA
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268 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

As Mexican themed restaurants go.....this one is above par. No waiting and quick service. We got three different dipping sauces for the preliminary chips.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1376 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-543-1500

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