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Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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202 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6530
+1 515-963-0054
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Ramada across the street and decided to go have a few drinks. The margaritas were decent, although with each one we ordered it came in a different type of glass. They all held different amounts of liquid, but we were charged the same price for each one. We thought it would be automatic that we'd get the... More 

Thank HuskerAlum1997
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the variety on their buffet and it is easy to eat gluten-free. Service is good as they'll bring items out to you if you're waiting on something to be refilled on the buffet. Salsa and chips are good too.

Thank tnwalkermom
west des moines
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great lunch buffet at a great price. Salsa is spot on, fajitas are very good. Reasonable price. Good cheese sauce.

Thank phartman72
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I got the quesadilla rellena, and it tasted great. All the food was good, and the service was very quick! Recommend.

Thank ztrigg
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Buffet for lunch is Affordable and very fresh and good. Service is excellent restaurant seems to be clean and the lunch and buffet was Superior.

Thank Connie J
Johnston, Iowa
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1 review
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Every-time....I mean every-time we visit it is Perfect! Warm Chips & Roasted Salsa, with a side of "HOT" Salsa, then comes the Pitcher of Fresh made Margaritas, can you say heaven? then a top of the water glasses then the Mexican Food, that is in my opinion truly Mexican not Tex-Mex. Service is Perfect Not too Much (if there is... More 

Thank Steve B
Ankeny, Iowa, United States
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126 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This is our go to for Mexican supper. The staff is always friendly and fun. The food is always good and more than enough! They do a buffet on Sunday that is well worth a stop!

Thank Lynsey M
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144 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great service, yummy food & margaritas too. I ordered a combination plate that's the way to go so you can try different items I will definitely be back here when in town and having a taste for Mexican food

Thank gizmo625
St. George, Utah
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I love Mexican food but this place tops the charts. Great service even better margaritas and even better shrimp cocktail. Wow. If you like Mexican you have to come here

Thank April W
Lincoln, Nebraska
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Great service, great food! Consider sharing your meal, portions are big! Will definitely come back next time we come through :)

Thank CLGW77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6530
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-963-0054

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