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Monte de Rey

Highway 421, Winkler's Mill Mall, Wilkesboro, NC
+1 336-903-1276
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (8 reviews)
“sopapillas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Highway 421, Winkler's Mill Mall, Wilkesboro, NC
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent staff,good food and price,staff goes out the way to make you feel welcome.shrimp cocktail so good.

Thank casspenaloza
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Trip Advisor, you have never let us down! Pulled into a crowded parking lot on a Tuesday!! Ordered a pitcher of Margaritas, to die for! Hubby and I both ordered dinner special, everything but the kitchen sink! Two whole dinner plates full of wonderful Mexican...More

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you want good food, fast service, and a friendly staff, Monte de Rey is the choice for a Mexican restaurant in the area. The prices are very reasonable, orders are accurate, and the staff sociable. Competitors may have a more attractive décor but they...More

Thank Miss P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My wife and I have eaten here since around 2000. The food and service are always first-rate, but it is best to avoid super-busy times, like right after church on Sundays. It is one of the most popular restaurants in the region. Such is is...More

Thank jwthompson1234
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Good food! Hot and tasty, will come again while we are here. The waitress was a bit slow but they were busy and she could have been new to a crowd.

Thank Karah747
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We were camping in the area and decided we wanted Margaritas. I was thinking steak but my spouse suggested Mexican. I looked to tripadvisor and found this gem. We were seated immediately even though the place was almost full. The salsa is great since it...More

1  Thank Kathi M
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

My family loves this place so upon visiting this past weekend, we stopped in. I can see why they love it. Everyone was friendly and the environment was clean. The lunch specials are very large and incredibly cheap. Two of us each had a lunch...More

Thank Kayla G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Quick Mexican food! Fresh and large servings. The quesadilla was amazing (but a little on the greasy side).

Thank MS28659
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Most of the time the service is good. I did wait once for 30 min and didn't have any food and my wife and I left. We gave them a second chance and they didn't disappoint.

Thank David S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican style tacos with onion and cilantro. If you like your tacos really spicy ask for the home made hot sauce. Squeeze a little lime on them and you've got a great meal. Cheers!!!

Thank Justin H
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Questions & Answers
23 October 2016|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
Operating hours are from 11am until 10:30pm
24 November 2015|
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Response from MrTaibo | Reviewed this property |
No they will not be open for thanksgiving!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 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: Highway 421, Winkler's Mill Mall, Wilkesboro, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Wilkesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-903-1276
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