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El Vallarta INC

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1890 W Roosevelt Blvd, Monroe, NC 28110-2739
+1 704-283-0917
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Monroe, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I move down here over 2yrs ago and at first the food was really good. We loved to go on Wed as they had food & drink specials. Not to mention a nice mid-week dinner date. A few months ago, something changed. Not sure if they are under new management or what but the taste/quality is awful. And who doesn't... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

On a business trip, we missed our turn in to the hotel, and proceeded on down the street to what appeared to be a built up area out in the middle of no where and say El Vallarta and decided to give it a shot, New waiter (his badge said in training) was one of the best I have ever... More 

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Thank gigoodies
Monroe, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Not impressed. Food was cold and runny in a plate of water from reheating frozen food. You could tell they definitely have a problem with service to non Latino customers. I would not return.

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Thank Jessica1930
Fort Myers, Florida
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

When we are in town we eat here a lot. Fast, friendly service. My favorite is the pollo con crema. Cheese sauce is a great starter. They bring out chips and salsa as you arrive.

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Thank Billy D
Pocono Mountains Region, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I thought no way, we decided to search and we found El Valletta so happy we went. Food and service were excellent. Friendly staff and prices won't leave your bag empty. Definitely will return.

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Thank Grammypants
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Yummy!!!!! The chips and salsa start you out right! The lunch specials are priced so good! The guappo special is like heaven on a plate!!!!!!

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Thank Julie E
Monroe, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We eat here all the time - at least once a month. One of my favorite places to get authentic Mexican food.

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Thank Grandmommy415
Waxhaw, North Carolina
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83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We just went to the El Vallarta in Waxhaw and the food was delicious and plentiful! We each ordered sown thing different and we all enjoyed it! Great service...we barely waited to get our food once we ordered!

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We have been to the main restaurant in Monroe, and were quite pleased to find that they opened an "El Vallarta Express in Waxhaw. They opened 9 years ago and we were among their first customers. It is nice to see that they are expanding to another storefront. They are very accommodating to people's dietary conditions. I am particularly fond... More 

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Thank LJ M
Monroe, North Carolina
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

El Vallarta has been a staple of Mexican Cuisine in Monroe for decades. The menu is standard Mexican fare but the food is always excellent. I have probably had over 200 meals there over the years and have never had a bad experience. Service is quick, prices are excellent, decor is lovely, and the food is always good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1890 W Roosevelt Blvd, Monroe, NC 28110-2739
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 704-283-0917

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