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Hola Mexico

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10014 Two Notch Rd Ste C, Columbia, SC 29223-4382
+1 803-865-7758
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Massillon, Ohio
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188 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stopped after golf, margaritas were good and my food excellent. Salsa is a bit on the hot side but very good. I recommend special #10.

Thank Reed B
Roswell, Georgia
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275 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

For a Mexican food restaurant in Columbia, this place has excellent Mexican food. I had the Carnitas, which were excellent. I also partook in a couple of tequilas. They served the Heradurra in the correct glass. I can't wait to come back to Columbia and eat here again.

Thank Scotchman2926
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We got the chicken fajitas and unbeknownst to us it came with a side plate of nachos with refried beans and con queso. Very good

Thank nancyspisak
Columbia, South Carolina
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Their sign claims authentic Mexican food and I don't dispute that. I remember the first time I ate a street taco in LA and discovering Taco Bell isn't authentic. We had lunch with combination plates involving enchiladas, tamale, chalupa, beans and rice. There was enough food on either plate for us to divide one between us and be satisfied. But... More 

Thank drdon100
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

read the reviews thought I would take a chance and see for myself. No frills Mexican joint - the usual tacky decorations but what do you expect? I normally judge the place before I order by the salsa and chips. Salsa well was different that what I am used to more of a puree of salsa versus chunky. Chips were... More 

Thank Bryan S
Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

I've been to this restaurant twice. The first time was for takeout and the second was to dine in. The food was good both times. When I dined in there were two hostesses and they were both texting on their cell phones so I had to say something to get their attention. After being seated it took me about 5... More 

Thank Clarence M
Columbia, SC
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Best Mexican Restaurant in Columbia. High quality ingredients and generous portions. Always a good time at Hola Mexico.

Thank frau_sauerkraut
Huntersville, North Carolina
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

Best Authentic Mexican Food I've found, since I visited Oklahoma several years ago!!!!!! A friend and I stopped while passing through Columbia, SC. Looked up Mexican Restaurants on the GPS and decided to give it a try, sure glad we did!!!!!!! We had the Dinner called Special Mexico, which was served on 2 huge platters (per person) and consisted of:... More 

Thank Charlene S
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129 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Interior decor is simple, basic and no frills. Staff are down to earth, know their menu and helpful. Good food. We had the three bean burritos, chicken quesadillas, delicious chicken soup served with avocados and chicken wings for the kids. A must try.

Thank Kenster777
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

I've lived in Columbia for almost 5 years and this is the best Mexican restaurant I have found yet. Always fresh and delicious, with quick and friendly service. Never a bad choice for lunch or dinner if you're in the Northeast.

Thank Matthew D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10014 Two Notch Rd Ste C, Columbia, SC 29223-4382
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-865-7758

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