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Arturo's Mexican Restaurant

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22204 Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198-6231
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Washington
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Stopped by after work one eve. I think there was one other dinner in there. I ordered the house Margarita and CAMARONES AL MOJO DE AJO. Was served the drink right away - dinner came surprisingly quick. The Margarita was very good. One of the best I've had in a long time. Not too sweet, actually had tequila in it.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

The food, when it finally did arrive was cold, the service was slow even though there were only a few tables filled. The food, maybe because it wasn't warm, was not very tasty.

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Thank Mary Mikel D
Seattle, Washington
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228 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Finally stopped by this place after seeing it opened for a while. My wife and I went for their "Happy hour". We got a couple of cold beers and a plate of nachos to eat. It was not very crowded, may about half full, but the service was really really slow. The nachos came, and they were just warm -... More 

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Thank Tim98166
Des Moines, Washington
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Arturo's is a truly authentic Mexican restaurant in the heart of Des Moines. Their menu has many delicious dishes from regions throughout Mexico and in addition to many Mexican beers they have a large selection of tequilas.

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Thank Robert C
SeaTac, Washington
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

I've been driving by for about a year, with intentions on trying it out. I had my Entertainment coupon so gave it a try. Are we ever glad we did! Nice comfortable atmosphere, choice between tables or booths. I always order chicken fajitas wherever I go, and these were the very best! Not swimming in grease like so many places.... More 

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Thank roch2772
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Awesome!! This place is my favorite restaurant around. Treat yourself to an Arturos burrito. I get mine with Chipotle sauce.

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Thank Cary B
Seattle, Washington
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

The hubs absolutely LOVED the tuna wasabi quesadilla and the ceviche. The chicken enchiladas were delicious. Don't go if you like lots of sauce and cheese like American style "Mexican" food, you won't find nachos on the menu! Fast and friendly service too.

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Thank Francine S
Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

The building itself was nice and the service was good... but the food was TERRIBLE. First and foremost, the salsa was SWEET. This wasn't mango or a chutney, it was their regular house salsa and IT WAS SWEET. No heat AT ALL and a lack of spice and flavor beyond sweet. WHAT KIND OF MEXICAN RESTAURANT HAS SWEET SALSA? Disgusting!... More 

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Thank PepsiCub
Kent, Washington
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

Had dinner with my son after work one night. All of the food was good -he had enchiladas, I had fajitas and the food weathered well as leftovers the next day. The TV turned to sit com channel was a distraction, place was not busy and service was attentive but not pushy.

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Thank m2ozfan
Des Moines, Washington
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Veery particular on Mexicon food. Not one of my favorites. One of those i do use closed down so what do I know?

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Thank Daniel D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22204 Marine View Dr S, Des Moines, WA 98198-6231
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Des Moines

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?