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Prickly Pear

) #19 of 178 Restaurants in Mooresville $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Gluten Free Options
637 Williamson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-8104
+1 704-799-0875
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
637 Williamson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-8104
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lively place and nice people but the service was slow then we didn't get utensils. They were out of avocados so we couldn't get Gaucamole which is one of my favorite things. The waiter didn't describe the dish very well and I didn't like it...More

Thank Angela V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful modern Mexican food with a special view of Lake Norman. Creative dishes come your way but make sure you don't order just the entrée because the portions are on the small side.

Thank Lili B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

And I don't just mean best Mexican, I mean one of the best restaurants in the whole Lake Norman area. I would not count this restaurant out if you are not in the mood for Mexican. The diverse menu has a little of everything. Also...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Best margaritas around!! My husband and I love to go during the spring and summer, and sit outside and have a drink. The restaurant sits on Lake Norman, and you have a view of the water.

Thank swjorishie
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Sercice was a little slow at first. It took a while once we were seated for our server to come to our table . However, it was much better quickly ! The table side guacamole was perfect. We tried a chicken dish with mole sauce...More

Thank CDGTrips
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The outdoor seating was beautiful and relaxing over looking the lake. The drinks were good but the food was cold when it arrived at our table. If they served hot food I would give them five stars.

1  Thank SusieQ8853
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wonderful Modern Mexican cuisine with a lake view. Shrimp Mango Mojo is excellent as are the Prickly Pear Margaritas. Wonderful spot for an anniversary dinne. Excellent service too!

1  Thank Mark F
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Another great meal, this time the fresh-tasting Tamarind salad with chicken, presented wrapped inside a long, slender cucumber slice. Add black beans for an additional level of flavor! Great waterfront location about 1 mile west of I-77 NC Exit 33 on Williamson Road, tucked into...More

1  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I understand this is attempting to be upscale Mexican - but not a single vegetarian option? I have eaten at Mexican restaurants from London to NY to Texas to Mexico and never before have been to one without a single vegetarian dinner option on the...More

Thank FRBTingley
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Great modern Mexican food beautiful views do not miss this great place to eat and have a maragretia and the fresh made guclmola is to die for

1  Thank F7744EQmikeh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Williamson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-8104
    (Harbor Point Village)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mooresville
  • Phone Number: +1 704-799-0875
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