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Maria Bonita Authentic Mexican

) #6 of 35 Restaurants in South Daytona $$ - $$$ Mexican,
1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-8411
+1 386-767-9512
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (14 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-8411
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We expected this to be as good as the other locations. No such luck. Margaritas are inconsistent, queso fundido uses wrong cheese, and the rest is just plain. Sorry, we wanted to like it but nothing stood out.

Thank daleccccc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a weekday afternoon (around 3:30) and margaritas were on happy hour. I asked the waiter what he recommended - Machetes, and El Molcajete, and they were awesome. My wife and I were not able to finish it all!. Our son (15) ordered...More

Thank timbargeron
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was nicely laid out with good ambiance. The wait staff was efficient and friendly. The food was very good, really enjoyed the chips and salsa. I had Carne Asada and my wife had a taco salad, both of which were very good.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The food is good and the servings are plentiful. They have a large room in back that is good for large parties. They will take reservations.

Thank 7seasonedtraveler7
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Food was ok! We enjoyed the chips and salsa. I had the taco salad that was average compared to other restaurants. My friends got the soft tacos and said they were ok.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We visited this restaurant for Cinco De Mayo, and had an awesome experience. The restaurant was PACKED - which is a good sign. We waited about 45 minutes for a table, but everyone was so upbeat and it was a fun and festive atmosphere. When...More

Thank Ruth Ann S
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I got the 4 enchilada special. Cheese, beef, chicken and refried bean(wth??!!). Cheese was the better one. But the red sauce ontop just ruined it all. Salsa is watered down. Wouldn't go again. Service wasn't very good either.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and margaritas, very good service. New waitress was great, we helped braking her in. Authentic Mexican food.

Thank whiskey2050
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stopped here on a rainy day in the middle of the afternoon. We were sight-seeing and needed a good meal. They had a margarita special the day we went. The margaritas were very good. The food was wonderful. They gave us several baskets of...More

Thank Hyesagmn
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We are La Fiesta fans, but we decided to try out Maria Bonita and it was more than i expecred. Service was super fast and our server was on point. Our orders was EL MOLCAJETE Grilled Chicken, Steak, Mexican Sausage, Shrimp, Cheese, Onions, Cactus ,Avocado,...More

Thank George M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, 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 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119-8411
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  South Daytona
  • Phone Number: +1 386-767-9512
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