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“Mmmmmmm.....”
Review of Paxia - CLOSED

Paxia
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Sorry Paxia, we expected better. The restaurant area had an unwelcoming appeal. Although empty, we were placed at a tiny table and had to continuously push the curtains to refrain them from dipping in our plates. We also had to manage the wobbly table by ourselves.
We ordered our drinks, nice and cold and a couple of appetizers that made it to the table within seconds.
The complimentary chips were OK, the salsa was pretty watery and out of a jar.
The queso fundido arrived and when we asked for some tortillas, they told us that it did not come with them but we were to use the complimentary chips. With some effort, eventually we got 2 warm tortillas.
The guacamole was also served at the same time, with the same complimentary chips. Now our table started getting crowded.... Our biggest surprise was that we placed an order for a tacos entree and it was ready (and already cold) in seconds. We were only at our second bite of the appetizer that our host served the main entree, piling up the plates on the already very crowded table.
He came back to ask if we were done literally few seconds after brining in the entree as we were still arranging the plates on the table.
The tacos were edible but surely forgettable.
We had nice memories and looked forward to visiting again this venue, but we decided to end this unsavory experience and we asked for the check. The delivery of it took about 12 minutes, twice the time that we spent there "eating". Our credit card did not make it with the receipt and was eventually found on the floor somewhere. We could not wait to leave. Too bad.

Thank pleiade98
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Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Brigette was my bartender. She was amazing. Made the whole experience phenomenal!! I highly recommend the restaurant. The food was amazing and the drinks are very good! Met the owner Jerry, what a class act! He knows how to greet people and make them feel like family! I instantly felt at home and will continue to return here even if it's for one drink.

Thank Aaron H
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

Although, we didn't order any food- the beers were very good and the Malbac they served was very, very nice. Come for Happy Hour and the house wine is only $5 and the food looked awesome if you Mexican food.

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Thank Debbie A
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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Delicious avocado tomatoe salad yummy mango guacamole then scrumptious chicken sandwich!!right in college park on edgewater dr

Thank Allison F
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

Walked into this restaurant on a Saturday night at about 6:45. The restaurant was 90% empty. There was one table that seated about 8 people. Our server came up to us and took our drink order. As we waited over 10 minutes, we never received our drinks. She was hovering over the large party, doing basically nothing. The menu was very limited. It seems that this restaurant specializes in their bar clientele. A different person came with 2 glasses of water. At that point, we decided to leave and got a blank stare from the waitress, no apology at all. I cannot judge their food. Only tell you the menu was very limited and the service was completely inadequate and inattentive.

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