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Agave

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Tue., 01-22
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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene

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Menu

STARTERS
$6.5
Agave Meatballs
Homemade veal, chorizo, & Hatch green chile meatballs in a New Mexico red chile gravy with queso fresco & cilantro
$7.0
Smoked Salmon Tostadas
House smoked Chilean salmon on crispy corn tortillas with creme fraiche, lime, & cilantro
$8.0
Queso Fundito
Cheddar & mozzarella cheese baked over a New Mexico chorizo red chili topped with pico de gallo, sour cream, & cilantro
$7.5
Hatch Green Chile Stew
A traditional New Mexico stew with Hatch Green Chile, tenderloin beef tips, potatoes, onions & corn
$7.0
Traditional Posole Soup
A New Mexico Holiday Soup with braised pulled pork, hominy, guajillo red chile, green chile & lime
$6.75
Chicken Poblano Soup
A wonderful blend of fresh chicken breast, seared poblanos & roasted corn in a light cream and homemade chicken broth
$12.0
Guajillo Mussels
Fresh Canadian mussels steamed in our signature red chile citrus wine broth with fresh basil, lime & a hot tortilla
$10.0
Chile and Lime Fish Tacos
Fresh white fish sautéed in lime juice, chiles & spices and rolled in a flour tortilla with shredded Napa cabbage, carrots, fresh pico de gallo, a pickled jalapeno tartar sauce, and a chipotle aioli
$6.0
Grilled Street Corn
Sweet yellow corn on the cob chargrilled and topped with spicy roasted garlic butter, citrus crema & queso fresco
$8.0
Smoked Chicken & Hatch Green Chile Quesadillas
Hickory house smoked chicken breast with roasted red peppers, hatch green chiles & mild cheddar, topped with sour cream, guacamole & corn relish
SALADS
$7.0
Agave Chopped Salad
Mixed greens, black beans, mango, tomato, avocado, corn, red bell peppers, & applewood smoked bacon tossed in green chile vinaigrette and a spicy ranch drizzle served with crispy corn tortillas
$7.0
Tomato Avocado Salad
Greens topped with fresh tomato, avocado & chopped basil with a citrus dressing & a spicy ranch drizzle
$5.5
Cucumber Tomato Ensalada
Fresh chopped cucumber, tomatoes, and basil in a garlic red wine vinaigrette & aged balsamic
ENTREES
$15.0
Veal, Chorizo, & Hatch Green Chile Meatloaf
Homemade meatloaf topped with a New Mexico red chile gravy over southwestern mac & cheese, and honey cider collard greens
$15.0
Barbacoa & Chorizo Chile Taco
A grilled flour tortilla filled with shredded slow braised angus beef shortrib, sautéed peppers & onions topped with a homemade chorizo red chile sauce, New Mexico Hatch green chiles and a citrus crema served with Spanish rice and ancho black beans
$13.5
Santa Fe Blue Corn Chicken Enchiladas
House smoked chicken with hatch green chile & mild cheddar, rolled in blue corn tortillas, accompanied by pinto beans, sour cream, & corn relish
$13.0
Chicken & Green Chile Burrito
Shredded smoked chicken, black beans, peppers, onions, corn, & Hatch green chiles rolled in a flour tortilla and topped with mozzarella, salsa verde, citrus crema, pico de gallo, & Napa cabbage accompanied by Spanish rice & green chile pintos
$16.0
Agave's Famous Cayenne Fried Chicken
A spicy buttermilk marinated jumbo fried chicken breast, topped with a poblano drizzle served with mashed potatoes & grilled corn
$17.0
Red Pepper Salmon Filet
Pan seared fresh Norwegian salmon over julienne zucchini, squash, & carrots, served over a roasted red pepper sauce with grilled asparagus
$17.5
Diablo Crawfish Pasta
Fresh crawfish tail meat sautéed with onions, mushrooms, & basil over linguini in a spicy red chile cream sauce
$19.0
Stuffed Mountain Trout Tomatillo
Wild caught, fresh Georgia mountain trout stuffed with crawfish, mushrooms, onions, & basil over Spanish rice with a roasted tomatillo sauce & freshly cut cilantro
$22.0
Rancho Grilled Pork Chop
A grilled 10oz bone in Berkshire pork chop served over Yukon gold mashed potatoes with grilled asparagus and a New Mexico red chile sauce
$15.0
Pulled Pork Verde Enchiladas
Slow roasted pork in corn tortillas topped with melted mozzarella, salsa verde, Napa cabbage, & a fried egg accompanied with Hatch green chile pinto beans
VEGETARIAN
$11.0
Pinto Bean & Green Chile Tostadas
Yellow corn tortillas topped with pinto beans & Hatch green chiles, melted cheddar, red & green pepper sauces, Napa cabbage, pico de gallo, & a citrus sour cream drizzle served with black beans
$11.5
Vegetarian Blue Corn Enchiladas
Sauteed Julienne Vegetables, Mushrooms & Hatch Green Chile topped with Mild Cheddar, Guajillo & Tomatillo Sauces, served with Sour Cream, Corn Relish & Ancho Black Beans
$12.5
Veggie Burrito
A Hot Flour Tortilla stuffed with Mushrooms, Spinach, Pintos, Ancho Black Beans, Sautéed Julienne Vegetables & Hatch Green Chiles, topped with Mild Cheddar & Roasted Tomatillo Sauce & served with Spanish Rice
$14.0
Grilled Vegetable Plate
Grilled Asparagus, Zucchini & Yellow Squash, Sautéed Garlic Spinach, Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes & Grilled Yellow Corn
$14.5
Guajillo Vegetable Pasta
Grilled Zucchini, Squash & Asparagus, Sauteed Mushrooms, Red Peppers & Spinach tossed with Semolina Linguini in a Spicy Guajillo Red Chile Broth
$24.0
Chile Grilled Swordfish
Herb & chile grilled swordfish over Hatch green chile mashed potatoes with a spicy tequila cream sauce, grilled asparagus, and a charred pepper salsa
$8.0
Veggie Quesadilla
Sautéed Julienne Vegetables, Roasted Red Peppers, Seared Spinach & Hatch Green Chiles with Mild Cheddar and topped with Sour Cream, Guacamole & Corn Relish
SIDES
$5.0
Hatch Green Chile Mashed Potatoes
$5.0
Spanish Rice
$5.0
Southwestern Macaroni & Cheese
$5.0
Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes
$5.0
Ancho Black Beans
$5.0
Roasted Tomato & Serrano Stone Ground Grits
$5.0
Green Chile Pinto Beans
$5.0
Grilled Corn Cobs
$5.0
Honey, Cider & Smoked Bacon Collard Greens
$5.0
Grilled Large Asparagus Spears
DESSERTS
$7.0
Key Lime Pie on a Peppery Ginger Crust
$6.5
Belgian Chocolate Mousse with a Creme Angliase
$7.0
Raspberry Margarita Cheesecake
$7.0
Spicy Peanut Butter Mousse Pie with a Spiced Pecan Brittle
$5.5
Traditional Creme Caramel Flan with Sliced Strawberries
$7.0
Torte de Sabrosa Dark Chocolate Ganache Torte
$30.0
Dessert Platter
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Valet Parking
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After a long day at work, my wife and I decided to out to eat for dinner. We passed by Agave many times on our walks, so we decided to give it a try. We made reservations on line and when we got there, it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SanjivD10
Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly, Happy place to feel at ease since the very first moment. Located downtown easily reachable from anywhere in Atlanta. Grat Margarita to start with best Guacamole and salsa. The customer care is excellent smiling and helpful. Great Cayenne fried chicken Right price / quality...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Francesco F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a fun time at agava in Ormond Beach! The margaritas are made fresh no mixes the food plentiful and the atmosphere fun and the servic was great. Loved the colorful interior with a small outdoor space to eat out if you like . Plenty...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 518greek2me
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hands down the best margarita I've ever had! The restaurant is small but lively. Fast paced open kitchen. Knowledgeable wait staff. Great food! All together a great dining experience!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Julie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great margaritas! Our waitress was professional, knowledgeable and very friendly. The whole place has atmosphere and sole. Go!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a party of six - clients and consultants. Our waiter warned us ahead of time that splitting our bill was going to take awhile...and reminded us at least 2 more times about it, to the point that it was almost ridiculous. It also...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TCU_2003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this on TA and everything other guests posted positively were true. The place is bustling with patrons and staff working diligently to serve their delicious food. We splurged and ate so many dishes its too hard to single any one out. Let’s just...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lewwjr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are in Atlanta for business and visited Agave due to TA reviews. We certainly were not disappointed. Amir was our waiter and gave great recommendations and service. The margaritas (we had both Top Shelf and Smoking Hot) were wonderful. Guacamole appetizer was flavorful. Entree...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MJMOhio
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Excellent menu and drinks. We all got different dishes - chipotle fried chicken, lamp chops, spicy meat loaf, lobster tail. Everything was excellent. Really enjoyed the experience!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael G
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience at Agave! Food was fantastic. We had top shelf margaritas, barbacoa chorizo tacos, and the mahi special. Everything was fantastic!!

Date of visit: December 2018
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