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Plaza Azteca

12835 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23608-3030
+1 757-833-0271
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
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12:00 - 22:30 Hours
€€ - €€€
12835 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23608-3030
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The service and food was good with the exception of the sauce they gave us with the wings. The server said it was a mild sauce but it was very hot and had no flavor at all. The seafood enchiladas were quite tasty. We went...More

Thank Valerie R
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I was somewhat a regular for a few months. The service has gotten really bad there lately. Over charging the advertised price for drinks, then arguing about it. Slow or no service. I thought it may be temporary, but no. I went there tonight and...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Attractive restaurant décor; however, not that clean. Wait staff was snippy. A waitress pushing an unattractive station cart to our table sounded like rocks in a tumbler as if it was falling apart. Rather embarrassing as it rattled along. However the lady did mix up...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We have been going to Plaza Azteca since they opened years ago. It has always been a favorite, especially of mine. Over the years, the prices have gone up and the portions have gone down, but when we went last night, they would not bring...More

1  Thank sandy s
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Best value and best flavor as it comes to you sizzling with chicken, meat and shrimp with peppers and onions. You also get Mex rice refried beans pick and sour cream and the flour tortillas. Other than that dish anything else is just plain Mexican...More

Thank alex l
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The food here has increased in price it seems ever time I visit without increasing their quality of food or service. I have enjoyed some experiences at this location but I feel it is inferior to the Yorktown location in terms of cleanliness and quality...More

Thank foodforthought207
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Been here probably 200+ times with family, friends, coworkers, etc. Last night me and two friends went in during dinner rush and we all had a normal Plaza dinner. Food was good, service was not the best. When we asked for more chips, our waiter...More

Thank jshajajajjd23
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped by this Plaza Azteca to get a bite to eat, and the hostess was very friendly. However, our server was very rude. He came to ask if we were ready to order and we were looking through the menu, he says:"Can you hurry up...More

Thank LaToyia C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I am not a fan of Mexican food but my family wanted to go, so I acquiesced. The restaurant was somewhat busy but we were seated immediately and the service was consistent and regular. The chips came with two dipping sauces, both were spicy. So...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Love Plaza, just not this location. Will not be back. Only six cars in the parking lot and servers walking around not doing anything. Took 10 minutes to place our order, and another 20 minutes for food. Went through 2 bowls of chips before food...More

Thank Sharolyn G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12835 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23608-3030
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-833-0271
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