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#87 of 1,217 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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8274 US Highway 64, Memphis, TN 38133
+1 901-672-0769
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee, Usa
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The best Mexican restaurant in town. The food is good quality and the price is mid range. The service has always been good. There is plenty of parking. The atmosphere inside is festive and clean. Great location for a large group and they are accommodating.

Thank Dorence C
Smyrna, Tennessee
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

my sister and I were on our way through back from Hot Springs and stopped in. I had the sea bass and it was absolutely delish. The chips and dips were very tasty and the service was great. I will go back.

Thank kelmckin
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

This is what we like to hear! Thanks for sharing your review. We hope to see you soon when you're back in the area. Thanks, John Ware, GM More 

Jackson, Tennessee
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71 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Great service, good food and large portions easily feed two off any platter. Tex Mex done right nice atmosphere as well

Thank ScreenNameReally
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We can't wait to see you back soon. Thanks, John Ware, GM More 

Duncan, South Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for Tex-Mex then Abuelos is the place to go. If you want what passes for Mexican food in most of the country then this isn't it. On your first trip to Abuelos you should order "Los Mejores de la Casa" which basically means the Best of the House. I am not a fan of their fajitas... More 

Thank Dbweldon50
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful feedback! I'm so glad that you found a dish that you love. We hope to see you soon. Thanks, John Ware, GM More 

Cordova, United States
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We love Abuelo's! It's something different. I love the steak medallions. Our waitress was also amazing. Wish I could remember her name but she was very friendly and kept our tea filled which important with us. We will be back!

Thank Kathy R
Collierville, Tennessee
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

Abuelos is from San Antonio, so the food is not the run of the mill Mexican found all over Memphis. The restaurant doesn't try to fake you into believing it's real Mexican food, rather it's a mixed offering of Tex mex, Baja Cally and southwestern style food. Real tamales, fresh enchiladas, and even Tex mex mashed potatoes! The Fajitas are... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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129 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We LOVED the steak and chicken nachos - $5 each on the happy hour menu. The sangria and margarita "swirl" e salt on the rim was yummy! The three salsa's were wonderful, too. We really liked the female bar tender, too.

Thank Kathy G
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We had been to this restaurant once before and ate there. Husband ordered carnitas tacos but we were amazed at how small the amount of meat they put in it!! Decided to give them another chance and ordered to go. Got the carnitas tacos for the hubby again but what a major difference. The 5acos were stuffed with so much... More 

Thank rhondatheroadie
Hebron KY
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Came during happy hour, sat in the bar and ordered food and drinks off the happy hour menu. Great salsa, chips and queso! Drinks were delicious, service was very friendly and the food was delicious!

Thank talk2planes
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The lady that is supposed to greet you at the front had no personality what so ever! Why would this be the person to set the mood for my dinning experience? My waitress was nice. I ordered the chicken fajitas. the onions were cooked but the raw peppers were placed on top of them and not cooked at all. The... More 

Thank jkeen77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8274 US Highway 64, Memphis, TN 38133
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-672-0769

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