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45581 Mound Rd, Shelby Township, MI 48317-5102
+1 586-803-0474
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Macomb, Michigan
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking for a non chain Mexican and tried Azteca's, what a delight! The place is hard to find, but well worth it, nothing fancy, but just what I was looking for when needing my Mexican food fix!

Thank MichaelDiner
Detroit, Michigan
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is authentic Mexican food. A nice family owned and operated business that you can tell these are family recipes. We have been here a few times and every time we ordered something different. We have yet to have a dish we didn't like. So the next time you walk out of Mexican Village because there is a 2 hour... More 

Thank tammijoe1987
Rochester Hills, Michigan
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130 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We found the restaurant on line and decided to give it a try. What a nice surprise!! The food was some of the best Mexican we have had in a long time. Definitely need to make the trip.

Thank Janet E
Macomb, Michigan
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373 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

This is a nice small place we usually get take out from. The fajitas and quesadillas are really good.

Thank jessm531
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

The owners are some of the most pleasant people you'll meet. This is a small mom and pop Mexican restaurant which has excellent food. I love the Mexican tacos.

Thank mktmaven52
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

The food is wonderful. My favorite is the Pollo Monterey, which outclassed every other Mexican dish I have ever had. It is a calm family owned environment but you can still enjoy your libation with dinner. Best of all it carries the legacy of the Azteca Boxing Club in Pontiac via the name and logo.

Thank Robert W
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This place is official. Not all hyped up commercially to draw clients, just good down home, straight from Mexico food. I have eaten in mexico, and tons of other "authentic" places, but this one steals the show. Everything from the service to the deserts is authentic.

Thank Jason B
Royal Oak, Michigan
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

The food here has been one of the best Mexican meals that I have had in quite some time. It has been in this location for about 6 years and the food is really good. It is fresh and authentic. The only down side that I can say is that the decor is not very fancy. But that is ok.... More 

Thank row004389
Macomb, Michigan
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Everyone loved the salsa that was served with chips. The food was also very good. We will be back for sure.

Thank Fernanrau
Shelby Township, Michigan
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192 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

After my first trip to Azteca's, I thought that I was really on to something... a new Mexican place with small crowds, low prices and good food. But my 2 subsequent trips have left me wanting. The menu is too restrictive. Here's my hint for you, try "Las Tortugas" on Van Dyke instead. Much better and much more authentic!

Thank Steve T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45581 Mound Rd, Shelby Township, MI 48317-5102
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Shelby Township
  • Phone Number: +1 586-803-0474

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