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Cocula Mexican Restaurant III

1751 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791-3201
+1 828-694-1178
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken soup” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“tamales” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1751 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791-3201
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Authentic, good Mexican food. Very cool decor - booths and tables painted in Mexico with Mexican themes in vibrant colors. Salsa bar, moderate prices

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

we ate lunch here, the staff were helpful, our waiter was from NY & was very attentive!! we enjoyed our meal that was served quickly. the Salsa Bar had at least 12 different kinds of yumminess including guacamole :)

Thank Carla Z
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Hendersonville, as locals know, has plenty of Mexican choices. We have tried most, and follow reviews for guidance. Cocula is close by and we go regularly. Service is always good and food fresh and tasty. Menu is extensive and the salsa bar is adequate. Very...More

Thank lolo789
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant many times through the years but was very impressed with the complete makeover that they have done. The inside is beautiful. The salsa bar is extensive. The entrees were very good. The service was also excellent you will not...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This is the friendliest restaurant who also has the best Mexican food in Hendersonville. As a local, I'm always impressed here...try the pineapple fajitas, or the chicken soup. They also have a great and diverse salsa bar!

Thank Carmen G
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This place is insane in how good it is. The food is like nothing we've eaten at Mexican restaurants in the city. The free salsa bar with over 15 varieties is itself value for money. The portions are logical, and not huge. The flavors are...More

Thank Vidooshak
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

When the culinary folks at Cocula made this fabulous chicken soup, they managed the spring forth heaven in a bowl. Simply seasoned big chunks of chicken with white rice, red and green bell peppers, onions, sliced avocados, and cilantro make for a delicious spoonful every...More

Thank yourreflectphoto
Reviewed 6 October 2016

You'll find some unique dishes at this Mexican restaurant, like the Chori Pollo... Chicken breast topped with chorizo and cheese. Served with black beans and choice of green rice or spanish rice. Or the Flat Meat Carbon... Charbroiled arrachera flank steak served with chorizo, charro...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Excellent Mexican food. Great service and enjoyable atmosphere. Restaurant used to be a Hardee's-not that it matters. Was enjoyable.

Thank Virginia B
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were in Hendersonville at apple festival time and didn't want to park and walk to a restaurant on main street. We decided on Mexican and were pleasantly surprised at how wonderful Cocula was. The atmosphere is very colorful and the staff...More

Thank Susan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1751 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791-3201
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hendersonville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-694-1178
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