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Monterrey Mexican Restaurant

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199 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4347
+1 803-794-3974
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is pretty good. We have learned to bring our own hot sauce since they don't have it. Service could definitely be improved.

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Thank Becky R
Lexington, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at Monterrey Mexican Restaurant is outstanding. I enjoy their cheese enchiladas. The sauce on the cheese enchiladas has a certain spice to it that makes it very delicious. The chips are wonderful. This is a great place to dine in or order food to go.

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Thank stanley824
Columbia, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I've been eating here for many years. The food is consistently good as well as the service. My only complaint is not being able to call in my lunch order. The new location is smaller but so nice and clean.

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Thank 976helend
Columbia, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant just moved and remodeled and is beautiful. The food is good and quick enough service for your lunch hour.

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Thank HELEN D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The food here is great and staff is very friendly. First time at this restaurant and its not crowded. This is a hidden gem in Columbia. Officially in my top 2 mexican restaurants.

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Thank Adam M
South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

The food here is decent, if somewhat overpriced. The service leaves a bit to be desired. When eating in the restaurant, the servers were generally not very attentive. On top of that, they tended to carry the chips and salsa in such a way that the bottom of the chip bowl was dipped into the salsa. Obviously, doing this both... More 

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Lexington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

I went recently with a group of people on a business lunch because we only had an hour and figured mexican would be the fastest place so we could get back to our conference on time. The resturant is in a new location and looks great compared to its previous dwelling. The menu offered lots of choices as well. It... More 

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Thank Jo B
PHRoberts
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015

I used to visit the old location across Knox Abbot Drive. It was run down and dated, but the food was good. This location is exactly opposite - nice decor... pendant lighting, mosaic tile on the walls, and a granite counter at the front desk. Only one problem - they changed the food, and it stinks now. My basket of... More 

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pawleys
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2014 via mobile

My Mom & I went here this week. I told her it had been a great place years ago but I'd not been here in a long, long time. My Mom ordered a white wine. It was warm AND watered down. She asked if they'd exchange it for whatever they had cold. She was presented with a different wine but... More 

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Thank sontraveler
Baltimore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2013

Stopped in with my husband. We were staying within walking distance. We enjoyed the fresh, warm, chips and salsa and great pico de gallo. My husband had the taco salad with ground beef. I had a salad with sour cream and guacamole. Both were good. Great big iced draft beers a bargain at 3.25. I had chablis, two glasses. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Knox Abbott Dr, Cayce, SC 29033-4347
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Cayce
  • Phone Number: +1 803-794-3974

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?