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Plaza Azteca

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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3260 Berlin Tpke, Newington, CT 06111-4628
+1 860-436-9708
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 01:00
Mon 11:00 - 01:00
Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Nassau, Bahamas
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5 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had dinner there last Thursday with my sister, bil and nephew and we were all delinted with our meal. The salsa was delicious and the tableside guacamole was amazing. Service was lovely- very friendly and the ambiance wonderful.

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Thank Maria A
Middletown, Connecticut
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We went on a Thursday night and they were not crowded. We sat at a booth in the bar area. The service was prompt. The food was quite good. The Patron margaritas were quite tasty.

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Thank Happy_Travelers1959
New Haven, Connecticut
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The place is gorgeous. The architecture is amazing but the service is terrible. I was told that margaritas were $3.99 all day, so I ordered two. first, the amount of liquor in the margarita was close to nothing. But the taste was good. After I received my bill I was charged 17.99 for two margaritas. I inquired and I was... More 

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Thank Val K
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We love this place! In the warm weather you can sit outside. The staff and manager can't do enough for you. I always order the chicken wings which are crisp and delicious. As a starter they give you warm tortilla chips and a delightful salsa which is not too hot. So many Mexican restaurants give you salsa that is really... More 

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Thank Diane B
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly chain type restaurant with pretty authentic Mexican and TexMex options. Fast, friendky service for a Friday night with a nice crowd at the bar.

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Thank giaabruzzi
USA
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126 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A group of seven went for dinner recently to celebrate a birthday, and we were sorely disappointed in both the food and the service. The waiter cheerfully brought and refilled complementary baskets of chips and both salsa and a white (not cheese) sauce. The chips were warm and fresh, two at our table loved the white sauce though others did... More 

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Thank ayyar
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere on a Monday night is electric. Most times I've been here I only get drinks because the tables are always full. I had a chance to eat this past Monday and was very upset with the service. Their man focus is the bar area and I waited almost 20mins just to get a menu. When I asked the... More 

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Thank Place4u2nv
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Bartender didn't know if the tequila they were using was 100% Agave. That should have been a tip-off. Food was mediocre. Top shelf margarita tasted watered. Was there a few months ago it was a completely different place food was good drinks were great don't know what happened.

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Thank mark t
Middletown, Connecticut
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here tonight with my mom and my sister. The decor was so authentic and very cool, including all the flickering candles along the walls. The service was very quick, efficient, and very friendly. The tableside guacamole was delicious and all of our food was so fresh and tasty - I highly recommend eating here! We... More 

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Thank Becca M
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I would like to give the food quality and presentation zero stars but trip advisor does not allow. Had a long day at work and was way too tired to cook. Figured this would be a good alternative. Wrong. Ordered from 860togo and the food was nassssty. The tacos were soggy and had moz cheese everywhere. The supreme nachos were... More 

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Thank stacy m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3260 Berlin Tpke, Newington, CT 06111-4628
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-436-9708

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