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Luna Mexican Modern Kitchen

1863 S Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786-6789
+1 828-246-6666
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good10%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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1863 S Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786-6789
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We have never had a bad meal here. The food is fresh, attractively presented, delicious, and not expensive. There was a bad review on Yelp which I think is suspicious. I hope people will try it for themselves.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Luna’s approach to their Mexican style dishes is fresh, creative and mouthwatering. The menu is the same all day but there are reasonably priced choices for lunch and you can save the larger entrees for dinner. The chef uses healthy oils in preparation of themeals...More

Thank mtncrk
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This opened 6 months ago and it's fast become a favorite of ours. The prices are very reasonable and the food is very carefully prepared. This is the only Mex restaurant that does rice right! No grease! It's light and fluffy with a hint of...More

Thank Wunder3
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Very personable and dedicated owner has recently renovated the space and atmosphere is excellent. Owner also has a Mexican restaurant, Saxon's, in Cullowhee which is very popular. Great food! Large vegetarian menu. Fresh tasting food... not covered in sauces that make every dish taste the...More

Thank karenE9286TO
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My lunch was very tasty, Tortillas made fresh at Luna. That is now my go to Mexican restaurant. I highly recommend Luna

Thank ruthanne13
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

My family stopped by and the dinner was terrific! The caldo de pollo was excellent! I highly recommend and since I am local, I will certainly be a regular.

Thank Devery T
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Would absolutely recommend this authentic Mexican restaurant to anyone and everyone. Great staff and very nice owner as well. Will definitely go back

Thank Roxann E
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We had not tried Luna and weren't sure what to expect. The decor is bright and cheerful. We went for lunch. My husband had the special of the day and I had the beef fajitas. My beef was good. Good beef and great flavor. Service...More

Thank ncnativeazalea
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Well again we ventured out to try this authentic mexican restaraunt ??? And we were fooled again , nothing authentic actually we ordered the beef fajitas which were tiny slivers of some type of dried out grey colored meat substance , My wife actually thought...More

1  Thank PETE K
Lunamexicankitchen, Owner at Luna Mexican Modern Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Hi Pete, I am not sure what type of fajitas you are used to eating but we use all fresh ingredients that we prepare fresh every day. I am sorry you do not like our version of steak fajitas. We cut our steak up like...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017

Having just finished another fabulous meal at Luna Mexican Kitchen in Waynesville, I want to tout the glories of this wonderful spot. This new restaurant is the sister to Sazon in Cullowhee which is also one of my favorites. I have never eaten anything at...More

Thank Staunky
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1863 S Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786-6789
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-246-6666
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