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Azteca Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
116 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2118
+1 704-525-5110
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (34 reviews)
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
116 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2118
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in Colorado and we have great Mexican here, mildly surprised to find good tasting Mex in NC! Parking a mild problem, kind of a seedy hotel shares the lot.

Thank Final-Focus
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Two of us dined in on Friday night around 8:15PM. The restaurant crowded and a band was playing some of the worse Mexican music I have ever heard. I have traveled to Mexico over 45 times and while the food here and in Mexico is...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

In a region where Mexican restaurants are about as common as Baptist churches - this one stands out above many of the others. It's an older restaurant, attached to a low end hotel, but it has a wide variety menu, great service and a Mexican...More

Thank Eswau
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Not as good as the Matthews Restaurant and no lunch specials. But you get large portions and dessert is great

Thank Jacque R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Nice décor on the inside. The seating in the booth was a bit worn out and saggy but that didn't ruin our time. The food was brought out quickly and the serving amounts were very generous. All the dishes tasted great. No complaints.

Thank TheBogotano
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were looking for a place to eat near our hotel, spotted Azteca and decided to eat there. We were pleasantly surprised. The food was tasty, service was good and the friendly atmosphere made for a nice time.

Thank Cheftgc20
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Went here for dinner. Since all of us were vegetarians, we had a reasonable choice in the menu. The restaurant has a nice Mexican decor. The service was good and quick. We had the Super Nachos and the vegetarian Burritos. Very good portions and tasted...More

Thank Pradeep A
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This was our 1st visit to Azteca. Chose it based on another site's positive reviews & convenience to I-77. We tried the eggs/chorizo, enchilada/taco dinner, Pollo al Chipotle, albondigas soup, and freshly made guacamole --- everything tasted good. My favorite part of Azteca was finding...More

Thank demTravels
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Azteca is located right next to our motel in Charlotte. We sat outside on a lovely evening and were entertained by a mariachi band. Don't miss the freshly made guacamole which is made right at your table. Servings are generous. It is a popular place,...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Azteca is a classic Mexican restaurant in terms of decor and cuisine. Basic combos with beans and rice for the kids but also some more interesting dishes. (I had pulpo & camarones -- octopus and shrimp, which came in a VERY picante red sauce with...More

Thank Elizabeth Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 E Woodlawn Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217-2118
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Montclaire South
  • Neighbourhood: Montclaire South
  • Phone Number: +1 704-525-5110
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