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Azucar

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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
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14418 Layhill Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20906-1911
+1 301-438-3293
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

To our delight (new to us)- we were very please with our meals. I had the cheese & spinach enchilada (single) - which was really good, plenty of food for me! My husband had the beef tacos that looked great, think it was steak. We both enjoyed our food very much. Homemade salsa was awesome and the guac was great!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent and actually different from the run of the mill Mexican. They handed or group of 12 very well and they were very busy. Thanks for taking care of us.

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Thank william t
Kensington
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

My wife and I have a tradition: We take our closest friends (and their significant others) out for dinner on or near their birthdays. Two of my wife’s oldest friends have birthdays in November and, while we didn’t take them and their husbands out ON their birthdays, we did take them out in November. Coincidentally, both friends chose Azucar at... More 

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Thank Gerson G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

If you like Mexican food, this is the place to go. The ambience is great! The waiters are very attentive, and the service is very good. There is ample parking, and the lot is not crowded.

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Thank Joseph P P
Silver Spring, Maryland
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135 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had 3 servings of the chips & salsa because they were awesome. The food was very good and filling and the main courses were all very good. The service was a little slow and inattentive (the restaurant was not all that full but we still did not see a lot of our waitress) but it was fine.

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Thank BrianN3
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I was in the neighborhood to visit some friends, and we went to a resturant nearby. We had no idea, the amazing resturant we chose. Great food, wonderful service, drinks were fabulous. We will return!

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Thank mochabargain
Silver Spring, MD
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The food here is consistently good which is why I frequent this establishment. Among my favorites, the seafood soup (very flavorful), the Salmon Primavera (the sauce is wonderfully flavored and it is topped with scallops and shrimp), and the fajitas are always sizzling and great. Love their chips and salsa which is served warmed--interesting and tasty!

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Thank lucasmj1
Silver Spring, Maryland
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were a table of 12 on Saturday evening. We had a reservation which the manager was not aware of. After we had our order taken we waited on average 45 minutes to 1 hour for our food. I ordered the chicken fajitas which has always come out sizzling But tonight it came out dry, bland and lukewarm. When I... More 

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Thank pat71451
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The portion of the food was great and was really tasty. The atmosphere of the restaurant is awesome. The service was very attentive.

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Thank CEREYES25
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210 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Tucked in the back of a small strip center on north side of Layhill Road is a wonderful Mexican restaurant. They serve excellent fajitas as well as a wide variety of other Mexican dishes. Service is prompt and efficient. They have what appears to be a dance floor in the eating area and there may be live music and dancing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14418 Layhill Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20906-1911
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-438-3293

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