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9255 N 56th St, Temple Terrace, FL 33617-5501
+1 813-987-2720
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good26%
  • Average31%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
7 Mar 2018
“Humongous Meals”
11 Dec 2017
“Very tasty food!”
Closed Now
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9255 N 56th St, Temple Terrace, FL 33617-5501
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

My wife and I have been going to this restaurant for many years. We have seen many changes, but the food and service at this restaurant is tremendous. It is difficult to discover authentic Mexican, but you will find it here. We are grateful that...More

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We had great meals here on our visit. The Vallarta's in Carrollwood has always been one of our favorite restaurants. We were in Temple Terrace so ate here. Service could have been better. We were never asked about drink refills.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I would have put a zero if that was an option. It was absolutely the worst food I've ever had. We used to go to the one in Brandon and it was good, but they closed down. Food was cold, we got a chile rellano...More

Thank brandongirl64
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

As a group of 8, we entered at 9:05 on a night they closed at 9:30. They weren't happy about that but took good care of us anyway. (Only 4 of us actually ordered.) The food was very good, the portions plentiful, and prices reasonable....More

Thank Latina7140
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The atmosphere is very festive. The food is good and reasonably priced. But the services leaves something to be desired. Our server was very brusque, did not smile and seemed like he wished he were some place else. I asked for a refill on my...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Food came out fast and the place was pretty clean, nice Cantina feel. The furniture was very pretty probably imported / hand-painted. The place was empty and the smoke detector was chirping from needing a battery change. Menu was expensive and prices were good. My...More

Thank Corinne K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have been here several times but since I am not a fan of this type of food it wasn't something I could rate well Although I haven't been in a long time Because I believe I read they were closed by the heath department

Thank sgreen59
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is an authentic Mexican restaurant with fun Mexican décor and the food is extremely good and reasonably priced. I am not sure, but I think it may be family-run, because the same employees have been there for years. The service is very good too....More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We were impressed with this location. It's a very large restaurant. We were seated quickly and received drinks and food quickly. Food tasted great. I had a steak burrito with verde sauce. Husband ordered taco salad. Place looked very clean. We didn't use the bathroom....More

1  Thank Paula R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Friends took us there for dinner raving about how good the food is. My wife and I were not impressed. She ordered a chicken bacon quesadilla but it had no cheese or bacon that we could find. I ordered the pork carnitas dinner which has...More

Thank mjrunderwater
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Candy G
1 June 2017|
Response from Linda T | Reviewed this property |
They do not have a separate meeting room, but they do have an area in the rear of the restaurant that could accommodate a large group. But, it is definitely not private.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9255 N 56th St, Temple Terrace, FL 33617-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Temple Terrace
  • Phone Number: +1 813-987-2720
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