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Mexican Montezuma's Surfers Paradise

Aloha Apartments 8 Trickett St, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 4748
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
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“pasta” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Aloha Apartments 8 Trickett St, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called and spoke to them and was told I was lying ! Dip wasn’t complete and concarne is thick like paste.More

Thank Joshua M
Michelle D, Owner at Mexican Montezuma's Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joshua - We are not sure what's happened here because it looks like you have ordered through a takeaway service such as Ubereats or Deliveroo as the food is in takeaway containers. I have a feeling that it may have been sitting for quite...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

My daughter was in charge of our itinerary and most of which was done via scoopon discounts and this was on the dinner list. She knows her Mexican food but unfortunately this was not such a good choice. We had the deal menu so my...More

Thank our56
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Seriously, Montezuma's has been around for so many years. Having been a Gold Coast girl originally, going to Montezuma's in my teens, I took my young family to this 'place' recently thinking we might have an enjoyable, cosy, casual 'dining' experience. This was not a...More

3  Thank mollybarker2018
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant and took a couple that has never eaten Mexican before. So it was hard to work out what they wanted. They love the trio starters. Which was a trio of dips and corn chips. They were lovely and large serve...More

Thank Julza62
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I am local and have been here twice - two very different experiences and after this experience I will NOT be back. I wish I could respond to some of the management reviews or management should take a serious note of what your clients are...More

3  Thank AskAndrea
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We waited 1&1/4 hours for our main courses, there was obviously a problem with the kitchen "cowboys", who had not one iota of food cooking preparation experience, or it's presentation. It was bland, dry, over baked & crusty, even the rice top burnt. (yes, baked...More

7  Thank ExperiencedCaterer
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Good value and very cold beer! Typical Montezumas fair which is fine if you know what to expect from this restaurant chain

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Walked in and a waiter was talking to someone about having gastro. Food was burnt. Chicken in enchilada was dry and had no sauce. Taco was soggy on one side so I had trouble picking it up to eat. I make better at home.More

1  Thank Jess G
Michelle D, Owner at Mexican Montezuma's Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Dear Jess - we remember you well - you came on our Two up Thursday night - buy one main meal and get one free - you ate all your meal and left your hard shell taco until last to eat whereby it naturally was...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Friendly staff but the food was incredibly average. To think of this as Mexican food requires a lack of worldliness I can hardly comprehend. It was edible but it was the least authentic Mexican I have ever experienced. Ordered ribs, nachos, and enchilada. Ribs were...More

2  Thank Wegsworth
Michelle D, Owner at Mexican Montezuma's Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Dear Wegsworth - we have been in business for 30 years as a Mexican restaurant - all our food is made fresh daily with fresh ingredients not from cans as you have indicated - we take exception to customers stating incorrect facts and then saying...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

After a busy morning at the commonwealth games, we where hungry. We where told about a Mexican restaurant near Cavill ave surfers paradise . Parking straight out the front in the street and walked straight in. We where the only guests in the whole restaurant....More

3  Thank Graham E
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6 January 2017|
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Response from Michelle D | Property representative |
Hi terrideon - sorry we didn't reply yesterday, this has only just cleared through our system. We will be recommencing the $1 drinks next Friday 13th January. Thank you for your enquiry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aloha Apartments 8 Trickett St, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 4748
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Authentic Mexican in a colourful and lively atmosphere, wonderful margaritas enjoyed in the courtyard with beach views or dine in in our cosy bar. Sangria is another favourite, huge menu with plenty of vegetarian, beef, seafood and chicken dishes as well as an extensive gluten free menu. Open 7 days
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