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Cafe Azteca

180 Common St, Lawrence, MA 01840-1507
+1 978-689-7393
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
180 Common St, Lawrence, MA 01840-1507
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the opportunity to enjoy lunch there recently (for the first time) and I was really surprised! The beef fajitas were excellent, with just the right amount of seasoning and the quantity was just right, as it is obvious they emphasize quality over quantity. I...More

Thank its420erik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to try authentic Mexican food, then this place is the way to go. Nice atmosphere, and an apple menu. The only negative is that parking can be a bit of a pain, since you have to park on a main street. Other...More

1  Thank jgkvcruz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a run of mill Tex-Mex type place. True robust flavors and wonderful, accommodating service. Been a few times with family and biz colleagues. Outstanding.

1  Thank AlWorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best Mexican food I've had in New England!! Mole sauce was extraordinary! Beef fajitas with beans were phenomenal! Extensive margarita menu but the house was delicious! The wait staff was attentive AND friendly!! This was such a great experience I'm planning my...More

3  Thank Jodi A
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We have been to Lawrence twice in our lives. The first time, we went to Cafe Azteca on the recommendation of friends. The food was excellent. Turns out, the restaurant was closing the next day for renovations. So, on our second visit to Lawrence, we...More

2  Thank jgot
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Best original Mexican food in the merrimackvalley ,good prices and family restaurant also have good service very frienly people

4  Thank vairaheta
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

No matter what special main course is offered, take it. Antonio's sauces are simply amazing. After eating at hundreds of Mexican restaurants in every place over many years, Cafe Azteca stays at the top. And try a rumrita!

1  Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Cafe Azteca is definitely a real find! Had dinner recently with a large group of work colleagues and everyone agreed the food was wonderful and the service was great as well. Expansive menu......something for everyone. Definitely recommend.

2  Thank mizzelle
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

First Time at this place and Had them make the guacamole and it was Amazingly good, I was a little overboard with the main Course meal the Image of this meal is the End Of a Very Nice dish full of Meats trust me it...More

2  Thank interlink00
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We used to go here often, but they were so busy all the time and sometimes it was difficult to find parking on the street . We had not been here for a couple of years. So, last Thursday night at about 8:00 we entered...More

Thank NHwaterfront
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13 June 2016|
Response from Rick W | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, it would be best to ask the establishment directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Common St, Lawrence, MA 01840-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 978-689-7393
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