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Nuevo Laredo Cantina

) #64 of 3,274 Restaurants in Atlanta $$ - $$$, Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
1495 Chattahoochee Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-2834
+1 404-352-9009
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tacos” (21 reviews)
“brisket” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1495 Chattahoochee Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-2834
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is delicious and the vibe is definitely family friendly Mexican food. The portions are large for the price and the service is pretty quick. This place is always packed so be prepared to wait. Totally worth it if you craving authentic mexican food and...More

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in town. Unfortunately, many other people feel the same way, which means it is always extremely busy. I went here on a Tuesday evening around 6:00 pm with a friend and we were able to get a table right...More

Thank ttbryan1
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Be ready to wait if you go to this restaurant on a Saturday night. We waited about one hour. The staff was excellent and the place is loud! My husband and I were divided on our opinions of the food. The crab meat enchiladas were...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I loved the authentic and old venue. The chips and salsa were great. But since it was lunch and we didn't want to pay a lot or eat a lot, we ordered the simple taco and enchilada lunch plate. Although very good, it wasn't enough...More

Thank Paige M
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I been there twice and love the food! really wish i lived closer. You can tell it's good because of the wait.

Thank DaveGT92
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Have fallin in love again with this place and can't get enough of it. MJ and Patty are the best. And I must admit all of the wait staff are excellent also. Some of our favorites are the Cheese Enchilada, the brisket taco, the carne...More

Thank chefluee
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent Salsa and chips. Chicken Chimichanga was dry and lacking flavor. Cheese Enchiladas were very good. Service was very good as well.

Thank gbheme
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Love Nuevo Laredo Cantina and think it is one of the best Mexican restaurants at which I have ever eaten. I love that it is a bit of a hole in the wall with a great menu. Try the Holy Tacos for a different experience....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Icon in Atlanta so we had to try. Authentic amer-mex food. Very crowded as it seems everyone loves it and we went on a Tuesday. Not much room and loud but good service and food. It's more of an experience than a restaurant. We had...More

Thank loujswz
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant. It's a hole in the wall but you can't beat the food. Best fresh salsa, brisket tacos and the Cadillac margarita! We always get there early to avoid the wait.

Thank gagirl549
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1495 Chattahoochee Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318-2834
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-352-9009
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