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Soul Of Mexico Alma De Mexico


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Queso Fundido
A blend of melted monterrey jack cheese, green chile peppers, and chorizo. Served with tortillas chips
Camarones Agua Chile
Shrimp marinated in lime juice and spicy green chile sauce. (Takes 15 minutes)
Coconut Shrimp
Large fried coconut covered shrimp served with a sweet and spicy apricot sauce
Classic BBQ wings severed with carrots and ranch dressing
Fish $8.95
Shrimp $9.95
Fish $+4.25
Shrimp $+4.25
Choice of red snapper or shrimp that's marinated in lime juice mixed with diced tomatoes, serrano peppers, onions, and cilantro. Served with tortilla chips
Lunch $5.95
Crispy fried rolled corn tortillas filled with shredded chicken. Sides of guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo
Chiles Hueritos
Shrimp, peppers, and onions stuffed in yellow chiles topped with aioli sauce
Lunch $8.75
Fried tender calamari strips lightly breaded with our special seasoning served with our chipotle aioli
Lunch $5.95
Vegetables $+2.95
Chicken $+2.95
Steak $+2.95
Shrimp $+3.00
Quesadilla Mexicana
Large flour tortilla filled with melted cheese, tomatoes, onions, and cilantro. Topped with guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo
Lunch $6.95
Beef $+2.00
Chicken shredded $+2.00
Carne asada $+3.00
Fiesta Nachos
Our freshly made tortilla chips with refried beans, melted cheese topped with diced tomatoes and onions. Served with sour cream and fresh guacamole.
Cup $3.95
Bowl $6.75
Lunch $+3.50
Lunch $+4.95
Azteca Soup
A chicken broth soup with vegetables topped with tortilla strips, guacamole, and sour cream. Our version of tortilla soup.
Lunch $6.75
Grilled chicken $+2.00
Shrimp $+3.00
Tj Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine hearts and aged cheese. Topped with tortilla strips.
Lunch $8.95
Soul of Mexico Salad
Our cobb salad is prepared with mixed greens, grilled chicken breast, tomatoes, bacon, roasted corn, cheese, avocado and spicy ranch dressing
Lunch $11.95
Fajita Salad
Your choice of marinated grilled chicken or steak over crispy mixed greens with tomatoes, bell peppers, onions, diced avocado, and cilantro lime vinaigrette
Lunch $11.95
Steak Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce hearts with roasted corn, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, diced avocado, tortilla strips, and caesar and avocado dressing
Santa Fe Chicken Salad
Crisp romaine and iceberg lettuce topped with chicken, corn, cotija cheese, and pico de gallo with a spicy ranch dressing
Lunch $9.94
Tostada Salad
Large crispy flour tortilla filled with beans, rice, mixed lettuce and your choice of chicken or beef shredded. Topped with pico de gallo, guacamole, and sour cream
Lunch $5.94
Soup and Salad
Our house salad with a cup of azteca soup
House Salad
Fresh mixed greens and tomato wedges tossed with tomato vinaigrette dressing
All served with refried beans and rice two items 14.95 (lunch 10.95) three items 16.95 (lunch 12.95)
Two items $14.95
Three items $16.95
Lunch $+10.95
Lunch $+12.95
Choice of chicken, beef, potato, or cheese
Two items $14.95
Three items $16.95
Lunch $+10.95
Lunch $+12.95
Hard Taco
Choice of shredded chicken, beef, or ground beef
Two items $14.95
Three items $16.95
Lunch $+10.95
Lunch $+12.95
Choice of shredded chicken or beef
Two items $14.95
Three items $16.95
Lunch $+10.95
Lunch $+12.95
Chile Relleno
Dinner​ only or tamale
All served with refried beans and rice.
Lunch $10.95
Soul of Mexico Tacos
Two fresh homemade corn tortillas with melted cheese in your choice of steak or grilled chicken topped with lettuce, pico de gallo, and our chipotle aioli
Lunch $9.95
Fish Tacos
Two grilled tilapia fish tacos topped with cabbage, pico de gallo, cheese, and our chipotle aioli. Tacos also available in fried calamari
Lunch $8.95
Tacos Dorados
Two hard shell tacos with your choice of shredded beef or chicken topped with lettuce, pico de gallo, cheese, and our chipotle aioli
Lunch $10.95
Tacos Governador
Two shrimp tacos topped with lettuce, pico de gallo, cheese, and our chipotle aioli
All served with refried beans and rice
Lunch $8.95
Soul of Mexico Burrito
A large flour tortilla in your choice of beef or chicken shredded, lettuce, pico de gallo, and chipotle aioli
Lunch $10.95
Carne Asada Burrito
Steak burrito, side of rice and beans served with pico de gallo, sour cream, and guacamole
Lunch $8.95
Chile Verde Burrito
Chunks of pork marinated in chile verde filled with rice and beans. Served with a side of pico de gallo and lettuce
Lunch $8.95
Wet Burrito
Beef or chicken shredded filled with rice and beans. Topped with your choice of ranchera sauce, red mole or salsa verde
Lunch $12.95
Trash Burrito
Beef, chicken, shrimp, tortilla chips, rice and beans, and pico de gallo topped with lettuce and cheese
Lunch $8.95
Large fried crispy flour tortilla with rice and beans pico de gallo, and chipotle aioli sauce in your choice of chicken or beef
Lunch $9.95
Chile Relleno Burrito
Large flour tortilla filled with a chile relleno, rice and beans. Served with a side of pico de gallo and lettuce
All served with refried beans and rice
Lunch $7.95
Beef $+2.95
Chicken $+2.50
Enchiladas Michoacan
Two enchiladas pan fried filled with potatoes. Topped with shaved lettuce, cotija cheese and our exclusive michoacan salsa
Lunch $8.95
Torta De Carne Asada
A mexican sandwich with marinated steak, beans, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, salsa, and avocado. Served with a house salad
Lunch $8.95
Chicken Avocado Sandwich
Grilled​ chicken topped with avocado, swiss cheese, tomatoes, and onions. . Served with a house salad
Lunch $8.95
BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich
Pulled pork topped with caramelized onion, chipotle aioli sauce, and our own home-made barbeque sauce. Served with french fries
Seafood Trio
Shrimps, scallops, and a tilapia served with grilled vegetables and our house salad
Seared salmon with a side of grilled vegetables and our house salad.
Chile Relleno en Ahogada
An​ open fire fresh roasted poblano chile pepper stuffed with shrimp and vegetables topped with our delicious cream sauce. Served with rice and grilled vegetables (takes 15 minutes)
Camarones Al Gusto ( Shrimp Cooked to the Flavor )
All​ served with refried beans and rice. Your choice
Camarones Adobados
Shrimp cooked in adobe sauce
Camarones Al Mojo De Ajo
Shrimp cooked in garlic sauce
Camarones Rancheros
Shrimp cooked in ranchera sauce
Camarones a La Diabla
Shrimp cooked in hot sauce (devil sauce)
Camarones en Creama Chipotle
Shrimp cooked in creamy chipotle sauce
Lunch $11.95
Seared tilapia with cabbage and salsa on top. Served with grilled vegetables and house salad
Sizzling Fajitas- All Fajitas Served with Refried Beans and Rice
Beef or Chicken
Mixta (Two Items)
Trio (Three Items)
Carne Asada
Thin sliced tender new york strip steak cooked to perfection. Smothered with grilled chipotle onions. Served with rice and beans
Lunch $9.95
Ranchera Chile Relleno
Open fire fresh roasted chile pepper stuffed with cheese in a ranchera sauce. Served with rice and beans
Lunch $9.95
Two​ pork tamales topped with our special michoacan salsa and cotija cheese. Served with rice and beans
Full rack $19.95
Ribs Especial
Pork ribs in our very own special tamarindo barbeque sauce. Served with coleslaw, whole beans and french fries
Mole Dona Elisa
One of our family favorites is chicken slowly cooked in a sweet and spicy chile sauce. Served with rice and beans. (Not poblano)
Lunch $4.50
Includes Rice and Beans and a Soft Drink. For Children Under 12 Years Old
Bean and cheese burrito, cheese quesadilla, chicken tenders, taquitos, or cheese enchilada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our Thursday evening visit here was great for food and service. However, the Mariachi band was unnecessarily loud, to the point that while they were playing anywhere in the restaurant, it was virtually impossible to carry on a coversation. The trumpet player pounded out the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

In years past Soul of Mexico was one of our “must go” restaurants for our desert Gang. This visit however was a little disappointing. The food simply was not the same as last year. All six of us expressed our disappointment. We will think hard...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 363GeorgeR363
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Great food and great service from this family owned restaurant. The Chili Verdes is the best I’ve ever rate. And the Margaritas are very good too. They have a full bar too.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank robertlT8776TG
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Visited on January 3rd - late afternoon. It's a pretty nice looking restaurant - but the place was really empty - only 2 other customers there and the person that was there was on the phone - but was greeted and he motioned for me...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Riccio1
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We’ve been looking for exceptional Mexican for awhile, and we finally found a gem. Family owned and they are super friendly and the service is wonderful. The food is awesome and the drinks are great. The nice thing for us is it’s right around the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed December 7, 2018

On this occasion there were 11 of us dining here. The place seemed to be a tad slow for a Sunday evening. Service was very good ( although I had to ask twice to get the hot salsa....). The people in our party ( five...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed November 28, 2018

We have eaten there twice now and each time I am amazed at how good the Food is in a Strip Mall. I Love Mexican Food and there Chicken Suiza is the best ever. We have eaten at many of the Restaurants in the Coachella...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank patriciahX1435AY
Reviewed November 22, 2018

This was not our first visit to Soul of Mexico, each time I think I'll give it one more chance. After this last visit I'm thinking it could very well be the last. We were a party of 4 and they wanted to seat us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank senoratravel
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Good food, good service. Hard to beat. They have changed their hot salsa to a flavour that I do not like. Much too “one tone” of heat. It used to be much more flavourful. The Enchiladas Suisa were great as usual. Also, my father-in-law reallyenjoyed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

You know how they say the little hole in the wall places are often the best. Well here ya go. Authentic Mexican food which is amazing and drinks that are fresh and use real ingredients. No skimping here. Family owned and service is a 10....More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Response from GPaCalgary | Reviewed this property |
Yes indeed they take dinner reservations and I highly recommend that you do make a reservation, particularly on the weekends in high season. We have seen them have lineups of people waiting for a table on Friday, Saturday... More
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