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Montezumas Mexican Restaurant

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87 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 1488
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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17:00 - 21:00
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Kingscliff, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, bad service. Well organized filling meals. But there is no spice or flavor really. The drinks are nice. Have to pay extra for stuff like sour cream and guacamole..... like seriously at those prices paying extra is ridiculous. Noisy. Cramped. But very bright.

Thank khodgie22
Lismore, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Taco's were terrible , no flavour tiny amounts of cheese and salsa ,( no sour crm) or flavour ? don't expect shredded chicken ? these were filled with chunks instead. The dessert Churro's were OVER COOKED the sauce Choc ice crm topping ? I noticed this place was managed by a Chinese Family ? I was so disappointed, please... More 

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Springwood, Australia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

My teenager son and I frequent Montezuma's as we love their food and we always love their taco's, quesedilla's and enchilada's..not forgetting their nacho's or Sangria ! On Tuesday night we booked at Coolanagatta's Montezuma's to be pleasantly surprised by their 2 for one main meals!! What a deal. Same high quality service, food and deliciousness - Thank you Montezuma's... More 

Thank chrissykido13
Brisbane, Australia
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81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I've dined at many Montezumas and I suspect they are going down the same path as Sizzlers insofar as the prices are becoming ridiculously high whilst the quality and quantity of the food head in the other direction. My meal was almost all chopped salad style verges with the tasteless beef and tiny sprinkling of cheese making a pretty mediocre... More 

Thank Ian F
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The food is fresh, delicious and the price is right. The work colleagues and I go in almost everyday for lunch beacuse of the $10.00 lunch special. Tacos and awesome!! The salad is so fresh.

Thank Brett J
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111 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We had a craving for Mexican food after watching a movie and thought that this should offer a great choice of meals. I really wanted a plate of Nachos and had a mental picture in my head of what it would look like and I was totally disappointed. I was expecting the traditional Nachos made with Corn Chips (CC's) and... More 

Thank pookybun p
Sydney, Australia
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124 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I have been to Mexico and lived in the US. In saying that I know my Mexican food. Montezumas was ok. Not as good as I was expecting but serving size was generous. We did wait quite some time for our food though.

Thank Simone B
Casuarina, Australia
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58 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Met family here last Friday night for dinner and will not be returning again. If you love a plate full of refrained beans that's pretty much every meal. Most plates were not even half touched because it was just refrained bean slop. Not one of our table of 8 had good comments about the meal when we left. So disappointed.... More 

Thank Fahum
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The food is the worst Mexican food I have ever tried.. Beef jerky fajitas.. Can of tomato paste for salsa .. Import a chef a s a p .. Or go on line how to make Mexican food.. Better off cooking for yourself.. Even if it's a microwave hotdog.. At least you know what that tastes like.. To expensive for... More 

Thank Delynn M
Kiama, Australia
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145 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

I have previously reviewed Montezuma's in Bundaberg & this time I was certainly not disappointed with the Coolangatta franchise. The food is very high quality & generously sized with all the usual Mexican treats available. The staff are all friendly & well educated in terms of their menu knowledge. As well as the standard night menu they have a range... More 

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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
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5599 1488

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