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Azteca Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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9738 N Newport Hwy, Spokane, WA 99218-1249
+1 509-465-9101
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Disappointed with our meal. A favorite dish with shrimp, lots of onions, green peppers, mushrooms etc is now reduced to slivered and few vegetables, mostly rice and some tiny shrimp. Other entree was filled with rice as well. Not the Azteca we used to know. Even the salsa was reduced to a few tomatoes and onions swimming in tomato sauce.... More 

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90 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I decided to give it another chance but it is still going down hill with no plans on stopping. My husband ordered the Carne asada dinner. For $19.50 I looked at a very small portion on his plate. He said the flavor was good but the meat was stringy. I had chicken mole. The flavor was decent but once again... More 

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Thank Msjbj
Burnaby, Canada
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287 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Good price on beer, $6.00 for what must have been 24 ounces. Service friendly and quick. Food was good and very hot.

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Thank RadTel
Johnson City, Tennessee
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206 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly waitress. Took our order. Delivered our food. Then watched tv instead of noticing we were in desperate need of napkins & drink! So even though the food was ok, the service made the difference of us ever coming back. Too bad.

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Thank joyhope
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90 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I would have given it a 1 but our waitress was ok and my mom liked her food. We ordered the original mondo margaritas in the big thick stemware and the glasses were very warm. Like just out of the dishwasher warm. It made our ice melt. The waitress came over with two new ones with almost the same temp.... More 

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Thank Msjbj
Spokane, Washington
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116 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I came here with a couple friends and it was bad from the get go. The salsa tasted 'off' it needed some spice or something my friend said "it tastes italian". First off everyone that worked there looked sad. The food was sad and mediocre, there are so many other great places in spokane for great mexican this place falls... More 

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Thank Nathan P
Lago Vista, Texas
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87 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Wow what a disappointment this place is. Do not waste your hard earned dollars here! This gets a one star because.............they are HORRIBLE!!! We sat in the bar area as it was happy hour. A hate picking on wait staff, but the bartender in this case was not good at all. He was slow, never refilled glasses or salsa without... More 

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Phoenix
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243 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015

I had lunch there a few times, Dinner prices are high, lunch prices much more reasonable. The salsa and chips were good, but the salsa needs some zip, they might have hotter available, but it was hard to find my waiter. Plenty of other condiments to help out. Chips were thin, crisp and warm, which is great. My Macho Burrito... More 

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Thank walks4653
Grand Forks, BC
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

As mexican food lovers we were less than impressed with the food offered. In spite of quick service and hot dinner plates our food was almost cold and the mole did not taste authentic. The decor, menu selection and service were without fault however and we will probably give this restaurant another try on the food quality.

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Thank Beverly C
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90 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Service was good. Drinks were good. Plenty of food on the lunch menu. I didn't care too much for the polo a la crema. The cream sauce tasted too much like just sour cream or cream cheese. Chicken did have a smokey flavor. Rice and beans were good.

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Thank Msjbj

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9738 N Newport Hwy, Spokane, WA 99218-1249
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Spokane
  • Phone Number: +1 509-465-9101

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