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Monterrey Mexican Restaurant

237 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
+1 919-969-8750
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (6 reviews)
“cheese dip” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
237 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite Tex Mex spots in the area. The food is typically cheesy goodness and the margaritas are tasty and quite large. This is my go-to place for Tex Mex.

Thank MavMaiden
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We decided to try the new location of Monterrey Mexican Grill on the corner of Fordham and Service Road for National Taco Day. Where to start? The place is huge and with the new location comes new decor. The restaurant feels a bit more TexMex...More

Thank Marchake
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Every single dish my group of 8 got they enjoyed. The atmosphere was nice but it was freezing in there. The waiter was friendly and got all of our orders correct and came back twice to fill the drinks. The helpings were very good sized....More

Thank GabSettle
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The space in this place is amazing! seating is great, the menu is extensive, the prices are good, the service is fast! Great restaurant!

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We love Monterey in Carrboro and wanted to try this location since it was closer. Wish we’d gone to the other. This new location is huge and had the feel of a dining hall rather than an enjoyable restaurant setting. It was busy but we...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Good food and prices at a new location (1-month-old) in Ram's Plaza. Don't be duped and go to the old location like I did.

Thank Brown C
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Was looking for a place that mom could and would eat. She had the Arrzo con queso was very happy with it. I god wings two different kinds thy were great. was very clean and very good service.

Thank Rose B
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

There were 6 in our party to eat on Sunday, Mother’s Day, after UNC Graduation. We waited about 10 minutes which I thought was a short amount of time. Our waiter was very friendly and courteous and our food was delicious. All orders were correct....More

Thank amynoelle76
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I don’t mean that as an insult. It is a very casual place not far from the Siena. The chips are warm and crisp, the salsa mild, and the atmosphere relaxed and homey. Old fashioned Mexican decor. Clean room with booths and one areas with...More

Thank Jaewriter
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We go to this Restaurant every time we’re in Chapel Hill. Able to be seated quickly. Good and speedy service. We’ve tried many menu options and they are all tasty.

Thank Phyllis S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-969-8750
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