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Tijuana Flats

Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
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151 SE Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27511-7701
+1 919-468-6328
11:00 - 21:00
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We eat here a couple of times per month. The staff members are always cheerful and friendly. Prices are reasonable and the food is fresh, carefully prepared and very tasty. We love the hot sauce bar also- there's something for everyone's taste. Taco Tuesday is our favorite day to go. (It's every week of course.)

Thank LinuxDude1
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I often eat lunch here, it fresh & healthy Tex mex food that is consistent in taste & quality. The service team is friendly & attentive - it's a place to fuel up!

Thank Testarosa
Atkins, AR
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Super nice service and great unique foods. Taco tuesdays and Burrito Thursdays are the best. Great specials and good cheese dip. We atre here a couple of times during our trip and both times the food was great.

Thank twins_dad_2003
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Too liquidity and terrible overall taste...I figured I try this to alternate between Chipotle and Tijuana flats, but no thanks....This didnt help that my particular location had an employee that was completely rude..Honestly, I dont even care much for the attitude or employee being rude, just fix the damn bowl..it was gross

Thank Orlando S
TijuanaFlats, Marketing at Tijuana Flats, responded to this review

Hi Orlando. Sorry to hear about the disappointment. Please e-mail us at social@tijuanaflats.com with the best way to contact you. We'd like to have one of our operations managers reach out to you and make it up to you. More 

Pekin, Illinois
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120 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Our 6 year old grandson likes the kids meal with chicken nuggets, taco chips, apple juice & M&M's. The 'salsa bar' is unique and gives you lots of options to try. It was fun (and funny) to read about how this restaurant began. We are from Illinois so this is a "must" to do each time we visit NC family!

Thank Rita R
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

A great stop for healthy, fresh Tex-Mex food! Eat there or take out it a great choice for tacos , tostadas & lots of sauces to choose from to spice up your meal.

Thank Testarosa
Beacon, NY
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

What a fun and yummy experience! Had lunch with our three and six year olds who also enjoyed the experience. Hubby is a lover of all hot sauces and thoroughly enjoyed the hot sauce bar. The food was very fresh, I had fish tacos, hubby bean burrito and kids chicken nuggets and chips and salsa and all were happy. The... More 

Thank Ninaelizabeth
Cary, North Carolina, United States
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98 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

We have eaten here several times, with a large family, and are always happy with the service and food. Highly recommended.

Thank Greg R
Cary, United States
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99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is a great place for couples or bigger groups. the outdoor dining, although overlooking a parking lot is still comfortable and nice. The food is great and varied and they have specials several times per week. You can make this a quick stop or linger for an hour or more.

Thank Anna S
Chapel Hill
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

i have used the holly springs, cary parkway and O'Kelly Chapel locations over the last few years. the cary parkway location was the first i ran across and still my favorite. they really cater to the health food crowd, offering whole wheat tortillas, vegetarian options, etc. their best feature is the hot sauce bar. i usually get 5 or 6... More 

Thank KnuckleWalker

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 SE Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27511-7701
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-468-6328
The "Anything Goes" approach to food, wall art, hot sauce & life in general.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?