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San Felipe Restaurante Mexicano

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4961 Long Beach Rd SE Ste 9, Southport, NC 28461-8001
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Southport, North Carolina
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have mostly had lunch here. It's pretty "stock" Mexican fare. They make a nice fresh guac for an appetizer. The test of the dishes are ok. Served hot and hospitable staff. Careful ordering a margarita ...it could easily cost ~$20 if you get the "top shelf". Not worth it. I pinged the mgr. about the cost and he adjusted it... More 

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Wilmington, NC
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

On a budget? This is the joint for you! A ton of good Mexican food for few pesos!! Really. A giant platter of fajitas is $11.00 - plenty for two people to share. I never take food home but the fajitas platter is so generous, I had to get a take-home box and enjoy them again the next day. One... More 

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Thank CatalanYankeeGirl
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Best Mexican restaurant in Brunswick copunty! Authentic food @ great prices, super fast service, attentive wait staff, lot of free chips & salsa. What more could you ask for?

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Thank Dan B
Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We asked THREE times for table side Guac. Never got it! BUT, it was on the bill! Asked for more drinks, never came. Had three beers that were never ordered on the bill as well. Not happy w the service at all. Food was OK

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Thank nemosgirl
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58 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Wow! When you're hungry, this is the place to go. The food is really done well, not too spicy but not too weak! The service is friendly, FAST and always proficient! You can enjoy dining in this huge restaurant without ANY WAIT! They're one of the few really great restaurants in the area. Ironically they're behind a taco bell and... More 

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Thank A_Food_Snobbist
Charleston, West Virginia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We have a place down in Oak Island and this place is one of our favorite places to eat! We don't have this kind of quality mexican food/atmosphere at home, so we absolutely love coming here. The bean dip in the bread bowl is a crowd favorite and everyone must try it if you go there. There hasn't been a... More 

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Thank A_H_1280
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

San Felipe has the best Mexican food in town . The Chicken ACP is amazing great margaritas very fast and good service great atmosphere for family .

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Thank Vkopp
Greensboro, North Carolina
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242 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Every thing down to the salad was great. Tacos, burritos, and enchiladas with beef, steak and chicken. Very enjoyable. Will go back.

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Thank BeachGirl0214
Elkin, North Carolina
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

We had a appetite for Mexican and this place looked nice and clean on the outside. The inside was just as nice and clean. Food was absolutely delicious and piping hot! Staff was more than accommodating and friendly.

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Thank Bowerz
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

First meal when we got to the island. We had to kill some time before being able to check in to our house. Food was great, server was personable, and when we finished we were able to check in to our house.

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Thank Robin F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4961 Long Beach Rd SE Ste 9, Southport, NC 28461-8001
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport

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