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Luisa's Mexican Grill

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9776 Holman Rd NW, Seattle, WA 98117-2000
+1 206-784-4132
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Seattle, Washington
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104 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was done with my groceries shopping and decided to walk in Luisa's restaurant for a quick lunch. The lunch selection has 12 choices. I ordered Pollo al Carbone and it was worth the $11. I could not eat all of it. The server Armando is native Mexican and was gracious serving me in his language ( as per my... More 

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Thank Michparis
Bellingham, Washington
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616 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

From the moment we walked in I was impressed. First of all, the aroma of fresh made tortillas grabs a hold of your nostrils and pulls your eyes to the lady making them right in front of you. Then the man who sees you and tells you he will be right with you in a second, and acknowledges you with... More 

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Thank KweqSmanit
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Upon entering, they are making fresh tortillas, so was excited that it was an indication of what was to come. Not so! The chips and salsa are good but my chili relleno had been cooking for hours and was mushy as were the enchiladas. The rice was lumpy and most of our entrees were lukewarm even though served with the... More 

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Thank RJourn
Seattle, Washington
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

My husband and I went to Luisa's for the first time on a Friday night. I ordered the crab enchilada and my husband ordered a ground beef enchilada with mole sauce. He liked his dish and said that the mole sauce was better than other Mexican restaurants we have dined at. The crab in my enchilada was dry and the... More 

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Thank LoveCreatureComfort
Seattle, Washington
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183 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is one of those places with not a lot of polish and a lot of good recipes. Food here was inexpensive (by 2016 standards) , plentiful and well prepared. Be prepare for a wait on Friday and Saturay nights.

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Thank Bradford7050
Seattle, Washington
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146 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

I never expect an Mexican restaurant in the US to compare in either quality or variety with the food one can eat in Mexico. However, I do enjoy American Mexican cuisine if it is well prepared. Unfortunates such does not describe what my wife and I ate at Luisa's. At best, the food was mediocre. The enchilada sauce tasted like... More 

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Thank BackpackerNoMore62
Seattle, Washington
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108 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Came here with some friends to try a new place (to us) and use an entertainment coupon. So fun to try new places, you find real gems once in a while. This is one of them!!!! You walk into a Mexican "courtyard" with someone cooking fresh tortilla's! What a spectacular smell and ambience, felt like I was back in Mexico... More 

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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

I can't say there was anything particularly special about this meal. The service was friendly and the price seemed reasonable. I would say it was fairly standard Mexican food.

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Thank Taste_hunter
Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Our family has been going to Luisas for years. It is our very favorite Mexican restaurant. The service is as great as the food! Scott, the manager, is awesome!

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Thank edwardc359
Chapala, Mexico
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231 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

Good family spot. Offers a kids menu with some American food such as fish and chips and burgers. Margaritas and cervezas aplenty. Typical Mexican dishes at reasonable prices served by friendly staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9776 Holman Rd NW, Seattle, WA 98117-2000
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-784-4132

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