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Taqueria El Azteca

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
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5605 W Friendly Ave, Greensboro, NC 27410
+1 336-292-4008
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Hempstead, New York, United States
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

1st time here. From the start we were greeted and treated with great respect. We had the pleasure of having a representative of Casa Amigos Tequila on hand to explain the differences in their tequilas and the process of making them. I have to say the drinks supplied were smooth and tasty! I love this tequila. Now to the food,... More 

Thank William H
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch with the boss who recommended this place, got one each of the authentic Mexican taco's which were on special. Taco's were good and were flavorful. Would recommend getting the tacos.

Thank GKal15
Greensboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Very friendly and interested wait staff. The food is great. They have some things on their menu you do not often see in the typical Mexican restaurant. Full Bar and decent prices.

Thank JBird46
Birmingham, Alabama
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115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Arrived for a take-out order. We wanted a chicken burrito with the usual beans, rice, lettuce, tomatoes, avocado, and sour cream. No big deal, right? Well the only menu item close to that was a grilled fajita version we didn't want. Due to a staff attitude and language issue, it took a while to get the request across. After a... More 

Thank Karl V
Columbia, South Carolina
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72 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Was very impressed with this restaurant. We had the steak and shrimp fajitas which were excellent! Not over cooked and steak very tender. Shrimp were wonderful. Would definitely go back and definitely recommend.

Thank C D S
Greensboro, North Carolina
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180 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Taqueria El Azteca had many seasonal menu items which they were happy and proud to show off. The two managers were great hosts and shared with us their journey so far and the various food truck festivals We started off with Nachos with Salsa and Guacamole (sort of reminded me of pani puri filling that my mom used to make).... More 

Thank Hemant T
Greensboro, North Carolina
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143 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

The second time I've been here, but definitely going to start becoming a regular. The servers are all Spanish and English speakers and are so nice. On Tuesdays and Thursdays the tacos are $1 and beers are $2. They aren't big, but about 5 or so does the trick. Not a sports bar, but there's a bar section and a... More 

Thank Derek W
Louisville, KY
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I have many Mexican restaurants near us, but we always go here even though it's an extra 20 minutes. The food is fresh and the staff are very personable. The only complaint I have is they charge $1 for avocado on tacos. It used to be free...

Thank Regariofamof4
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

This restaurant has terrible service and employs thieves. I was at this establishment and left my sunglasses on the table. I returned less than 20 minutes later and our server, Amri?, tall guy, clean shaven with gelled hair, informed me that no one had left ant glasses and actually laughed at me. There were not any other customers in the... More 

Thank Steakazoid
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Visited in Greensboro Quaker Village with 4 business associates for lunch. Three of us had the $1 taco special. The tacos are authentic and tasty. They put radishes on their tacos - so ask to exclude if you are not fond of them like some of my associates. The ingredients are fresh and the salsa is some of the best... More 

Thank Jim B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5605 W Friendly Ave, Greensboro, NC 27410
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-292-4008

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