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Buen Apetito

) #9 of 54 Restaurants in Waterville €€ - €€€ Mexican,
4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
+1 207-861-4649
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good Mexican food. Stumbled upon this place, and we were happy to have found it. Only downfall is it closes at 8p ( too early).

Thank DancNanc
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome margaritas and big portions. Very good food. Had fajitas and burritos and everyone was pleased with their food. Definitely on the going to go many more times list

Thank MaineTravelPT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were seated immediately, served a complimentary basket of fresh corn chips and two very good salsas. We ordered a barbecue burrito and a grilled chicken quesadilla. Both dishes were very good, fresh, and with a good quantity of meat. The rice was not very...More

Thank Doreen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with a friend...food was cold and watery...I managed to eat half of mine...my friend didn't eat at all. We didn't take the leftovers home...told the server we didn't care for the food. She did nothing...although we thought she might adjust the bill even...More

Thank BeeMelissa
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Tacos were fabulous...fresh ingredients and herbs, pulled beef and chicken. One of the best ive had in a long time. Salsa and chip waiting at the table..the Salsa tasted more like plain tomato sauce. Margaritas were fabuloso!!

2  Thank Trish S
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times and find the food good , but not outstanding. Service was prompt and the selections are varied. Margaritas were well done. Prices were medium range. We opted for Entomatadas and Tostadas. When you compare this food to New York or...More

1  Thank sadler8613
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are regulars here. I have always wanted to try the burger, but usually don't. Last night I finally tried it. It's nothing fancy. BUT. It was mildly seasoned. I had it with cheese and lettuce, and added the mango salsa. I...More

3  Thank porkslapgirl
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

A night out in central Maine offers a limited variety of restaurant options, and we decided on some sort of southwestern/Mexican fare. On the positive, Buen Appetito's chips and salsa are very good, but our meals were not of equivalent quality. The chicken, regardless of...More

Thank LopingianTravels
Reviewed 2 April 2017

My boyfriend and I wanted to try a new restaurant in town and decided to come here. The food here was far from authentic and extremely bland. Nothing had any spice and the salsa tasted like watered down tomato paste. The restaurant its self is...More

Thank samanthatclark
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Visit this facility only if you desire authentic Mexican fare. Pleasant environment and decor with a Mexican menu that is not only authentic but sure to be a repeat and certainly will be memorable.

3  Thank airehead2
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garry w
do you do take out?
15 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-861-4649
  • E-mail
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