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Plaza Mexican Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
1550 S Atherton St, South Atherton and University Drive, State College, PA 16801-6207
+1 814-954-7451
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1550 S Atherton St, South Atherton and University Drive, State College, PA 16801-6207
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is about the closest restaurant to my house. Well worth the walk. The food is always hot and plentiful and quite often have some left over for another meal. Nice selection of beers, draft Yuengling comes in three different size cold mugs. Plenty of...More

Thank LazyMan111111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So far it's been the best food for the money. Moderately priced and plenty of food. If you leave hungry it's your fault! Clean and friendly!

Thank Tammy L
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We kind of stumbled upon this place while looking for a place to eat lunch. Having lived and eaten at Chuy's in Austin, TX I can only call this a very nice place. Chips and salsa were fresh. They could give atleast two varieties of...More

1  Thank MaltooDel
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The salsa was watery with little flavor. I ordered the carne asada and the meat was tender and delicious everything else on the plate was bland and came without guacamole and very little pico de gallo. I thought it was overpriced for what I got....More

Thank tim a
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stayed across the street at the Super 8 Wyndham and decided to give it a try since it's part of a chain. We arrived at 6:30 on a busy Saturday night and they gave us a buzzer device and said 10...More

Thank RaZeLaW
Reviewed September 12, 2018

My husband and I used to come here at least once a month. Loved the carne asada tacos, and the carne asada entree was a great deal. Frankly, the restaurant has some hygiene problems. We've been given dirty cups on more than one occasion and...More

1  Thank Liz G
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We stopped at the restaurant on a whim. Really glad we did! Salsa and chips were brought to the table immediately -- the salsa was mild, but replaced when done. Not enough chips for the salsa, though. I ordered the lunch chicken and spinach enchiladas...More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed August 8, 2018

My wife and I stumbled upon this place in May, 2018. What a find! The service is excellent, the food superb! We have been back several times since, and have recommended it to several others.

Thank Innsbruck30
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Fast, efficient service - Enchiladas Bandera for me, Vallartaq Fajitas for wife - both excellent. Jumbo House Margaritas - delicious and reasonable. Recommend

Thank BrianJ48
Reviewed July 11, 2018

The best thing about the Plaza is the freshness of the food. That makes for both quality and taste. There were six of us and everyone enjoyed their dish. Chips and salsa are given when you are seated. The salsa is mild. The staff is...More

Thank John C
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Kathleen M
July 22, 2018|
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Response from hector p | Property representative |
Yes...is a full bar. Then is looking for a good mojito day
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1550 S Atherton St, South Atherton and University Drive, State College, PA 16801-6207
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-954-7451
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