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Luna Maya

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Latin, Central American
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2010 Colley Ave, Corner of 21st Street, Norfolk, VA 23517-1502
+1 757-622-6986
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Norfolk, Virginia
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good restaurant to have a good time with friends. very crowded in the weekends. too noisy, food is good.

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Denton, Texas
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268 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

So, our son and daughter-in-law took us to the new location of Luna Maya last evening for dinner...an early one...got there at about 5:15pm on a Saturday evening with a party of seven. Good thing we were early as tables filled up fast. Speaking of fast, this is not a fast food restaurant, so expect a bit of time between... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

drinks are good, and food is better! Always get the guacamole, regular or spicy, and save somme to go with your entree. Luna Maya salads are great, as are the quesadillas

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Thank ebbtide2016
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Cool place nice bar didn't eat but had a few drinks. God price on drinks and they taste great. Beers are fairly priced while the mix drinks where a little on the high side but still not to bad.

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Thank Nolaboy70
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Luna Maya's is consistently excellent! Service begins an incredible experience. Mango mojitos and caprenahs are our beverages of choice. A must is the salsa and guac. We also order the house made queso. The queso is spicy and creamy unlike the typical North American version. We order beef brisket tacos that are seasoned with amazing South American spices. Stuffed pablano... More 

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Kennebunkport, Maine
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Am visiting Norfolk for a couple of days and keep finding my way back to the Ghent area of Norfolk which seems to have several great eateries. Luna Maya is one of them. Very good Mexican food. Our server Robyn was very attentive. We ordered Beef Brisket Tacos, Tacos de Chorizo and a Burrito Carne Asada. All very good and... More 

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1 Thank OldmanbytheC
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is the loudest I have ever been to. But if you can deal with that, you will be treated to some of the most delicious food. Amazing salsa and guacamole. The tamales Luna Maya are sensational. Their sangria is a delicious classic. The reason it's so loud and crowded is that the food is so good. This is... More 

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1 Thank HamptonHog
Norfolk, Virginia
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Great food. Dark inside. Prices range from $11-16. Good date night location. Full bar. All the food is delicious, but the fish tacos and tamales are the best. Very high quality. Local favorite

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1 Thank RAndrewCarver
Norfolk, VA
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The best marguirita! the food is uniquely South American with multiple choices. also a great bar scene for the after work crowd. The restaurant is loud (on purpose) to create that atmosphere.

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1 Thank ootsman
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I found this restaurant online while looking for a place to eat dinner after visiting the zoo. Our family loved it - delicious food, cool atmosphere, and great service. We came early, and it was really starting to fill up by the time we left. We had fish tacos and tamales that were amazing!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 Colley Ave, Corner of 21st Street, Norfolk, VA 23517-1502
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-622-6986
Description
Award Winning Mexican / Latin American restaurant. Patio seating in season with space for large groups. Family owned business a local favorite for more than 17 years.

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