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Abuelo's - CLOSED

2423 McMenamin St, Hampton, VA 23666-2698
+1 757-224-5340
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“black beans” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2423 McMenamin St, Hampton, VA 23666-2698
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Reviews (103)
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Met there for a birthday party there were 11 of us & everyone's meal came out at the same time & everyone enjoyed their meal, that had a good happy which some of the adults took advantage of will def come back.

Thank James M
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks for sharing your wonderful experience with us! I'm so glad that we were able to accommodate your large party. We hope to see you soon! Thanks, Jessica Otero, GM

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I've been wanting to try this place for a while and finally got my chance. While I had an average experience, my wives had a terrible one. To start with, I had a beer and she had a mohito. The mohito was really sour without...More

Thank Joseph B
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you for the feedback. If you could please send your contact information to paigew@food-concepts.com. We would like a chance to speak with you directly and make this right. Thanks.

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The decor is absolutely beautiful! Whoever designed the place knew what they wanted it to look and feel like but food however was not Mexican. The meal took a long time to come and what I finally got was not only overpriced but lacked good...More

Thank Iambarbaraj
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

D'Wayne really took care of us as my wife and I tried to decide what to order. Our son and daughter-in-law had been there before and already had favorites. We started with their very light crispy chips and three-dip combo as part of the usual...More

Thank Mightyherc
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2017

So glad to hear that you enjoyed your first visit! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. We can't wait to see you back again! Thanks, Jessica Otero, GM

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

If you like good standard Mexican fare this is a good choice. It's not over the top in price nor food. Plenty of choices

Thank dippyduckRichmond
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Jessica Otero, GM

Reviewed 1 March 2017

By far the best food we had in Hampton, Va. I wanted to go to a different restaurant but my husband had a taste for Mexican. Glad I gave in on this one. We were in the area visiting Hampton University with my daughter &...More

Thank KH L
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience! We're so glad that you stopped by to enjoy a meal with family and friends. We look forward to seeing you again when you're in the area. Thanks, Jessica Otero, GM

Reviewed 12 February 2017

I ate here with two business associates and friends on a Wednesday evening and had an all around excellent experience. Because it was a Wednesday and early evening the place was not busy. I really enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere. If I lived in...More

Thank Todd M
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Thank you for sharing your great dining experience with us! We hope to see you back soon. Thanks, Jessica Otero, GM

Reviewed 14 November 2016

I've traveled extensively in Latin American countries (especially Mexico) and the food at Abuelo's does not measure up to the authentic Mexican food I've had. Some of my friends seem to like this place ok but I'm not a fan, food lacks distinctive flavor and...More

Thank ScubaTomas
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2016

Thank you for the feedback. At Abuelo's, all of our dishes are made-from-scratch daily with the freshest ingredients. Our very own Chef Luis creates our recipes from his experience of growing up in Mexico and cooking with his mom. We have a variety of menu...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and great food! I had shredded beef and my wife had shrimp tacos. The chips come with three types of salsa - "the more brown the sauce the spicier". LOVED the spicy one they have.

Thank Joe S
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2016

Thank you for the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you back soon. Thanks, Jessica Otero, GM

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We ate here last year and enjoyed it, so we went back at our stay this year. They have a nice happy hour from 3 to 7, so we had appetizers and drinks at reasonable prices. We also ordered dinner, but the portions are good...More

Thank Sue M
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2016

Thanks for the great review! So glad that you enjoyed great food and service during your recent visit. We look forward to seeing you soon when you are in town! Thanks Jessica Otero, GM

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2423 McMenamin St, Hampton, VA 23666-2698
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 757-224-5340
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