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Abuelo's

8255 Georgia St, Merrillville, IN 46410
+1 219-769-6181
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (17 reviews)
“sangria swirl” (6 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8255 Georgia St, Merrillville, IN 46410
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Abuelo‘s has been a great stop just about each time I’ve been in Merrillville. Usually I eat in the bar area with her at a booth or the bar. The food is always hot and tasty and the drinks, beer, are always good.

Thank jeannem790
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I eat at this restaurant with colleagues and customers recently. There was lots of choice from a very extensive menu. I went for tacos which were very nice. Service was attentive and efficient throughout. We could discuss business at the table we were allocated. The...More

Thank MaverickViper
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words about your dining experience. We hope to welcome you back soon! Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I was here in November, the food was good but 25$ for a plate and over 6$ for a beer was a little too expensive

Thank Fabio D
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thanks for the positive feedback! We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I’m not big on chain restaurants, but decided to give this one a try. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality and freshness of the food. I had the Chiles Relleno which was very good. The chips are thin and crisp and they brought out...More

Thank Lbouknight
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

This is what we love to hear! Thanks for the excellent review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

Reviewed 12 October 2017

very clean food was good and so was the service the food was delicious and they treat you good there

Thank Darrell R
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

We're so glad you had an enjoyable visit with us! Thank you for the kind words. We hope to see you back soon! Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Abuelos with a large group while out of town family was visiting. Even though we arrived on a week night near closing time we were never hurried and our food was fresh and the service was good. There are many options for Mexican /...More

2  Thank Jerry O
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words about your dining experience. We hope to welcome you back soon! Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here at dinner time and there was a wait. We got out table and the brought out chips(greasy) and three sauces mild, sweet and heat. We ordered appetizers stuffed mushroom and chicken chimneys which were both delicious. Both of us ordered enchiladas that...More

Thank juliebfromindy
AbuelosManagers, Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

We appreciate the feedback about your experience. We're so glad that you enjoyed the appetizers that you ordered, but we wish the enchiladas would have impressed you more. We'd love for you to stop by and give us another try, if you're willing.

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Just went for margarita and apps. Very good menu. Nice ambience. We have these in Texas and food tasted the same which is always is a good thing.

Thank EddieDugger
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

So happy you had a wonderful visit! Thanks for sharing your great review with us. We hope to see you back soon! Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was able to cross the parking lot and enjoy dinner at this great restaurant. The waiter was attentive but not overbearing. Saw that i was looking at the seafood page so recommended a dish and I must agree, it was delicious!

Thank lindakmom
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thanks for the positive feedback! We’re so glad that you had an enjoyable dining experience. We look forward to seeing you soon! Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Abuelo's with a group of 13 on a Saturday night & were seated right away. Service was amazing, so very friendly & welcoming. Food was beyond excellent, enjoyed every single bite. We live in Chicago, but will be back for more very soon!...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

So glad you all had a great visit! Thanks for the great review, and we hope to see you back soon. Thanks, Carissa Shelton, GM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8255 Georgia St, Merrillville, IN 46410
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Merrillville
  • Phone Number: +1 219-769-6181
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