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Plaza Azteca

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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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552 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844-2048
+1 978-794-0908
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Atkinson, New Hampshire
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is one of our "go-to" Mexican restaurants. We have consistently had great service and great food. We have dined here 6-8 times in the past 2 yrs or so. We tend to avoid this kind of popular spot during peak times. So, normally we choose a weekday and tend to get there before 6pm to ensure no waiting. We... More 

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Thank Lindah95
Dallas, Texas
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Some unique plates at this location. My first time here and was expecting the same bland typical dishes (tacos, enchiladas, burritos) but they were quite refreshing with Seafood Chimichangas and a half-pineapple stuffed chicken dish. See pics. Decent drinks rounded out the lunch. Recommended.

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Thank David J
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The last few times I went the service has been horribly slow. We went recently for my mothers bday and we had two babies with us so attentative service wouldve been nice because the kids became restless and started to get loud, felt bad about disturbing the other tables. At the same time there were tables around us that got... More 

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Thank nikkitearose
Boston
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Place looks to be well decorated, but the food does not come out fast enough for a quick lunch while on lunch break. Food was ok, but I did not see anything special.

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Thank Jgenao
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Don't make the mistake of going to one of the chains in the area (Margaritas). If you want great portions, fresh ingredients, and authentic flavor you have to go to Azteca. The food is unbelievably good and the prices are reasonable. The only minor issue is that the alcholic drinks are expensive, but the Margaritas are good. Highly recommended.

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Thank Mark V
North of Boston
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I treated a friend and her two teen aged sons to lunch here last Saturday and it's the first time I've seen the boys not be able to finish a meal. this was a thank you for them helping me clean out my basement so they had worked up a appetite. we started with the Nachos Supreme,shared between with 4... More 

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Thank Brookline~baby
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere, great customer service, tasty food and the best Margaritas. One of my favorite spot around the area.

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Thank Magda V
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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325 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Great Margaritas. The homemade quacomoli made at your table is worth the show and taste. If you end here.....it's a good night. But if you order any other apps or main course you will not be happy...unless you love frozen Mexican you make in a micro. The Mexican food here is horrible. I think they make the food a day... More 

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Thank Brian D
Dracut, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Went with a group of 6 and most had been there before. Parking is sparse and as expected it was really busy on a Friday night at 7:30 as most restaurants are around this time. Sat down and thought it was going to be great since the drinks and chips and order of guac came out relatively quick. Then the... More 

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Thank Diana M
Natick, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This place is always busy, it's the only negative I have for it. Otherwise the food has always been very good, even when I go with people that don't care for mexican food they like it. The prices are also very good. I can eat a whole meal, feel very full and the price is very reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 552 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844-2048
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Methuen
  • Phone Number: +1 978-794-0908
Description
Just ate there and I'd like to review it. Could not find it on your list of restaurants. Thank you.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?