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South of The Border Mexican

322 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4528
+1 757-565-4848
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“bean dip” (7 reviews)
“pupusas” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
322 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4528
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been going to SOTB for many, many years and the food is always delicious! One of the few places you can still make special requests and get your food customized to your liking. Definitely fresh, not frozen and ALWAYS great! Not all the bells...More

Thank BurgGirl620
Reviewed 24 February 2018

The food was not good. Their best dish is their very creamy refried beans, but the rest of it was junk. Their prices are reasonable, But quality of food poor, which is too bad, they have adorable menus and the potential for being popular, My...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 28 December 2017

In my opinion, authentic Mexican fare--not a chain, a family run business. Very tasty, great place for lunch or dinner!

Thank cdrcmk
Reviewed 18 December 2017

It's really El Salvadoran with Mexican dishes and large margaritas, which seem to be the real draw here as we looked around the room and saw every table drinking one. Better off at Plaza Azteca.

Thank JCW703
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Had not tried this Mexican restaurant before. DH had the chicken fajitas, and I had a combo. Fajitas were very good but the combo was just ok. The sauce on the tortillas was very plain with not much taste. The bean and cheese dip served...More

Thank igolfCA
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Tacos had plenty of seasoning and not too greasy. Cali burrito was full of flavor and I liked the chorizo in every bite. Chips came with a cheese and bean dip along with a good salsa. Very pleased and will make it our place to...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I am moving from NJ and looking for something that is similar to Tex-Mex. The real thing. I am a frequent visitor to Mexico so I know good Mexican Food. BUT, no-one does Tex-Mex the way I grew up in Houston, Tx. It is even...More

Thank NancyB702013
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My family of four visited after a long day of touring. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious and ample. The restaurant was clean and convenient. We'll be back.

Thank Exchange1771
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We ate supper here while in the area and really enjoyed this place. There were 6 of us, 4 adults and 2 kids. We sat on the patio in front so I can't review the inside of the restaurant. The patio was great and our...More

Thank jillkaryn
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted something different after 3 days in the history of years ago we decided to go into the city of Williamsburg. Great menu. Terrific margaritas. Quick service. Fun place for kids.

Thank kathyhK9551WZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4528
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-565-4848
  • E-mail
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