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Las olas

€€ - €€€Mexican,
1127 Military Cutoff Rd Ste A-2, The forum, Wilmington, NC 28405-3682
+1 910-679-4009
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quesadilla” (8 reviews)
“street corn” (6 reviews)
“fish tacos” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1127 Military Cutoff Rd Ste A-2, The forum, Wilmington, NC 28405-3682
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Wish they were still Las Olas. It was better last year when we went. Salsa was the best part of the meal. Tacos used to have real flavor but on our recent trip, we did not find it nearly as good. Lacked in quantity, flavor,...More

Thank NCluvtrav
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I love this place. The food is terrific. My husband and I make the hour drive from Jacksonville just to eat here. I get the Socal Carnes and he gets the Taco Salad. Great service, great food, great location. We love to sit out on...More

Thank Elaina V
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Formerly Las Olas, this great little Mexican restaurant, is now called K-Bueno Mexi-Q Grill. Same ownership and staff . . . just a name change. Fun place for your favorite margarita and high quality Mexican food. I prefer to sit and eat at the bar,...More

Thank Brentmo
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Love KBueno!(known formerly LAS Olas) i have been here many times for lunch and each time I recieved the same excellent quality and service as one would expect from this restaurant group in wilmington. Their pulled pork tacos are second to none and you must...More

1  Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

These two styles blend so well it's a mystery that it's not attempted more. As with all kbueno restaurants, the food and service are good. But this has my favorite menu hands down over k38 and Tower7. Great BBQ with Mexican influence.

Thank mdboulier
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Don't confuse Las Olas with those run-of-the-mill Mexican restaurants. The menu is anything but "traditional" and thankfully so! Imaginative courses made with superb ingredients and flair. If you are tired of the same old food when someone says, "let's get Mexican," THIS is the place...More

Thank david_millush
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Nice guacamole and queso. The the margaritas are also very good. I happen to be a fan of Texas beef brisket barbecue and Las olas does a really nice try at this. The Street Tacos are a good choice also. The wait staff works very...More

Thank George O
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Try the Mexican street corn as a side or appetizer. Food is consistently good and has shared menu of sister restaurant K38 at Wrightsville Beach,

Thank timotoole426
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The place was crowded when we arrived and had to wait about 20mins to be seated. I think they forgot about us since there were empty tables but we had to reach the front desk to be seated. The food was good and relatively fast,...More

Thank Elvis Z
Reviewed 17 December 2016

we used to like this place. something changed. high prices for what you get. yes, the waitresses are just great. the food is really good. but the prices for what you get are bad. there are many mexican restaurants here in wilmington and you can...More

Thank frostyboync
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1127 Military Cutoff Rd Ste A-2, The forum, Wilmington, NC 28405-3682
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-679-4009
Sister restaurant to baja KM 38
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