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COA Mexican Eatery

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102 S 10th St, Mount Vernon, WA 98274-4074
+1 360-840-1938
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Mount Vernon, Washington
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Go try their food! They beautifully display their meals. It is like art on a plate. And delicious too.

Thank jeanswan2017
Mount Vernon, Washington
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a surprise when we went to pay and were told it would be half price if we paid in cash!! My cucumber margarita and 3 enchiladas with crema verde and mole sauce were superb. My friends LOVED their chimichanga and chicken with mole. Flavorful whole beans, Spanish rice and thick tortilla chips and salsa rounded out our meal. I... More 

Thank codcreater
Mount Vernon, Washington
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there many times in the past. The last two times I went there with a friend the food were not so good anymore like they used to be. Portions are getting smaller and smaller especially on their Tuesday special $1 tacos. Also couple of times on Tuesday they claimed they ran out of steak taco during lunch time!... More 

Thank JadeLiam
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent, I am especially hooked on the tres green enchiladas. But everything I have tried has been great and I have tried a lot but not everything - Yet.

Thank Haven02
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I couldn't find anyone who would make me carne asada fries! But they did! So delicious. But I was charged 19.53 for a sprite and a plate of fries cheese carne asada and gauc... long story short I'll never go there again. I get it's not on the menu but charging me over 18 dollars for the plate was ridiculous...... More 

Thank Savanna C
Bellingham, Washington
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533 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 443 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

COA does things a little differently than other Mexican restaurants around here, however the flavors are predictably tame for the Pacific Northwest palate, which kind of drives me nuts. I don't mean just mild in terms of heat, but lacking the oomph and complexity of Mexican flavors as I learned them growing up in Los Angeles. Two mole sauces dominate... More 

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
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64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Well my kids wanted Taco's and they enjoy another place that was way too crowded and I had been here before so I thought let's check them out. Both of my kids really love their taco's and tend to be pretty hard critics of what they deem less than when it comes to quality & taste. So I was pleased... More 

Thank Berries1
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great value on Taco Tuesday!!! The pollo habanero is super tasty with a punch of spice. They also carry a nice selection of tequila and have a nice house margarita.

Thank S S
Mount Vernon, Washington
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Always a favorite. Great variety of menu. Always tastes fresh and light, not smothered in sauces. Wonderful mole. Generous portions, nice presentation. Staff are attentive....hard working. Don't miss it!

Thank Margie A
Eastsound, Washington
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Food's pretty good, particularly the bacon-wrapped prawns, if they can get the thing you ordered to your table. I got the wrong order three visits in a row...

Thank MorganLMHC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 S 10th St, Mount Vernon, WA 98274-4074
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 360-840-1938

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