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Plaza Azteca Charlottesville

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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Seminole Square Shopping Center, Seminole Square Shopping Center, Charlottesville, VA 22901
+1 434-964-1045
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11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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95 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First of all, their fish and seafood dishes are delicious. As with everything else, all prepared to order, and servings are huge. Who would's thought to go to a Mexican restaurant for seafood? What a wonderful surprise. We have had many seafood and fish (many are combo) dishes there. All top-notch. But, the other day, I had a hankering for... More 

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Thank Hugh B
Charlottesville, Virginia
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467 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Growing number of Mexican food places in Hooville. Decent grub at a reasonable price. Lots of competition for the type of cuisine helps ensure that the prices are moderate, and generally good. This place had a lot of choices, and the service was good.

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Thank samtrip12345
Holland, Michigan
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there a couple of times, it's OK Mexican food. Like most average Mexican restaurants prices are in line with the food

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Thank rocky w
Buchanan, Virginia
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We saw the waitress 3 times, she brought the menus, took the order, and brought us our check. Never checked in to see if we needed anything; the place was virtually empty. The chicken in the spinach enchiladas was virtually non-existent, tough, grisly, and looked like leftover bits. So we are talking $7.50 for a pile or rice, and 2... More 

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Thank ancram
Arlington, Virginia
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Tableside guacamole was delicious . Service was okay but our waitress did not speak English so it was challenging at times. Food tasted like a chain restaurant which is what it is!

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Thank 56Dianne
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Was specifically looking for a restaurant with tableside guac making, so we chose this place. This was our first time here. The guac was good, and the food tasted fine. The problem was that we never saw our waitress, so we ran low on the basics, and the empty, used dishes began to pile. Then, when our order came out,... More 

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Thank Josh R
Virginia
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137 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

When in town we try to catch a meal here. As usual it did not disappoint. The service is friendly, fast and the food is good. An adult beverage to complete the experience. If you're a guacamole fan, they make it to order at tableside.

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Thank icthec
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Service was fast and friendly. I had one of the specialty margaritas and it was good, not watered down like in a lot of places. Great portions and reasonable prices.

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Thank Bonnie S
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stop on our way back from the beach. Around 4:30 on a Tuesday. The service was poor. The food was way to salty. I got the Baja Burrito is definitely not Chipotle. My daughter got the churros, they're not good at all. Mediocre. Will not be going back.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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95 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

After having waited for more than 20 minutes in a booth at the competing Mexican restaurant on Richmond Highway/Pantops, and nothing at all having been brought to our table: no water, no nachos, no salsa..., we got up and left. We had eaten there several times before, and I wrote nice, well-deserved reviews. But, tonight was different. So, we drove... More 

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Thank Hugh B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seminole Square Shopping Center, Seminole Square Shopping Center, Charlottesville, VA 22901
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-964-1045

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