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Maria's Mexican Restaurant

) #41 of 146 Restaurants in Aiken $$ - $$$ Mexican
716 E Pine Log Rd, Aiken, SC 29803-6637
+1 803-648-8840
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“margaritas” (8 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
716 E Pine Log Rd, Aiken, SC 29803-6637
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch there today. Service was good. Food was mediocre. Tried one of their lunch specials. Could've been better.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff, great food! Love the spicy salsa they have. Margaritas great too! Paradilla fajitas are our fave! We get the big order to split. Plenty for 2 of us!

Thank Meghan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited after taking wife to doctor. She recently broke her leg and is wheelchair bound. Before we even reached the door, the staff had moved a chair at a table and made room for her. Service is always exceptional here and the food is the...More

Thank sdfink
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We wanted to eat in Aiken, so I suggested we try Maria's Mexican restaurant. If you really like authentic Mexican food, this is the restaurant for you. Great atmosphere for family and friends and very friendly service. My wife had the special burrito and I...More

Thank brianr1959
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Mexican food is my favorite but this place looks a little beat up, it's expensive and it's not that great.

Thank poopsicler99
Reviewed 17 February 2017

When I first went 3 or 4 years ago the food was good. The last several times I have gone the food was watery, had almost no flavor and the service is pretty bad. They come to your table only when necessary, if you try...More

Thank Marjean123
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I have been here a few times during my 18 months of traveling to Aiken for work. My project wrapped up this week. We were there Sunday night. Kind of late around 8pm. They were not busy when we got there but wow they just...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had a poor experience. We Ordered quacamole which was actually very good, as were the beans and cheese dip and the salsa. However, the waitstaff never returned to the tablet to take our order. EVER! We finally just got up and left! The food may...More

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The tacos and combination plates are consistently delicious every time we go!!! The pitchers of margaritas are some of the best in Aiken!! Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Average Mexican food. Nothing special and nothing bad either. One recommendation I do have is to hire more staff. One waiter was taking care of about 15 tables at a time. He was constantly moving, bussing table, getting drinks, food, checks. I felt bad for...More

Thank haleyy514
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 E Pine Log Rd, Aiken, SC 29803-6637
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Aiken
  • Phone Number: +1 803-648-8840
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