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800 N. Federal Highway, Pompano Beach, FL
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Love this place same as the Fort Lauderdale one Since they opened in this location We always go there with my wife and kid and there is always: 1. Cleaningness and Safe 2. Great fresh food (not like Baja Fresh that closed in Fort Lauderdale) and well cooked (you will never sick from their food ) 3. Great Music ,... More 

Thank AaronA80
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

An excellent "fresh" Mexican restaurant, a great value, and fast. I'm in heaven. The 2 charbroiled poblano peppers are STUFFED with melted jack and cheddar cheese. The broiling brings out the yummy flavor of the pepper. The salsa bar is excellent--the pico de gallo and mild salsa both have a wonderful fresh tomato flavor. I mixed in some habanero salsa... More 

Thank Nancy S
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93 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

This is a Mexican themed chain restaurant that we were not familiar with prior to this first visit. We were really impressed by the food. It was very fresh, plentiful and delicious. You can see into the kitchen and it was spotless. I had the Cali chicken burrito (7.95$) and my husband had the siesta steak burrito (9.50$) because he... More 

Thank suitcaseattheready
LI, New York
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129 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

The peppers stuffed with cheese are my favorite. They are charred on the outside and served with rice, beans, and tortilla chips. The iced tea has a good flavor and they also have beer. A few tables outside and more inside. A great choice for a quick meal!

Thank Goalrob
Palm Desert, California
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84 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

if you are looking for Mexican this is it, if you are looking for fresh this is it, if you are looking healthy and good price you must go to this place. Also the people are so friendly is clean and the music is also very nice. Coming back for sure when in the area.

Thank sarali20
Pompano Beach, FL
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77 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

I go there 2x a week for a quick lunch for my usual chicken and a steak taco with chips and iced tea. very popular for business people who have a 1/2 hour or 1 hour lunch .

Thank mrf-pompanobeach
Pompano Beach, Florida
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Great value, fresh food, nice salsa bar, great chips! This is one of the better Mexican fast food restaurants.

Thank Adam S
Pompano Beach, Florida
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

I've been here on several occasions and always order the fish tacos platter. They are served with sides of rice and black beans. Nothing extraordinary but they do work for me as long as I cover them in lime and the hot salsa. The restaurant is always very clean and seems well organized. I wouldn't go out of my way... More 

Thank Ringsy
Mississauga, Canada
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Visited Zona Fresca after reading many positive reviews and was very disappointed. Although the location had many customers and the service was friendly and quick, the food was less than spectacular. I had the chicken quesidilla and the chicken was rubbery. The guacamole was somewhat watery and very bland. The mango/pineapple drink was just ok. Won't be going again.

Thank Goose323
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Mexican restuarant with good food and a salsa bar! Prices were reasonable, you can get a cold beer, and the atmosphere was nice. It's a big step above fast food but more convenient than a full service restaurant. We'd go back!

Thank Chris B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 N. Federal Highway, Pompano Beach, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach

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