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Monte Alban Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
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581 N Main Street, Hiawassee, GA 30546
+1 706-896-6698
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Jacksonville, Florida
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here because of the reviews we read on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. The food was delicious and the service was good. We will eat here again if the group wants Mexican again before our vacation is over.

Thank Maxine L
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Party of 10 with 4 kids and the waitress was wonderful! We all loved our food and and the salsa and chips were perfect. We asked for hotter salsa and loved it!!! I wish we had gotten the waitresses name as she was so prompt with everything. Looked out for our every need. Prices were good We will be back...often!!!

Thank Lori W
Simpsonville, South Carolina
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good. I was especially impressed with the beef in the Changas as the flavor was different. I didn't see much on the menu that isn't in almost every Mexican restaurant. Good price for good food.

Thank Mark D
Atlanta, Georgia
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133 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our way to the see the Christmas lights at the fair grounds, and decided to give Monte Alban a try. We are so glad that we did. The mole and tamales were excellent, and I also tried the andreas chicken (with cheese sauce). We were expecting a wait on a Saturday night- but we were immediately greeted... More 

Thank MelissaY858
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We love Monte Alban! I like their cheese enchiladas and cowboy fajitas!! Very good food... the service could use some work.

Thank Jennifer L
Andrews, North Carolina
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93 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

It's big inside. The food was good. The wait staff very attentive. Had the fajitas. Haven't had Mexican food in several months since leaving Cali.

Thank Warren Angela M
Lake Mary, Florida
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316 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I sat at the "so called" bar for 10 min before someone actually acknowledged me. It was cluttered with papers and other items from the staff. The server asked me what I would like despite never giving me a menu. I finally got a menu and asked what king of tequila they had. I figured they had it since they... More 

Thank g8trman
Calhoun, Georgia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Chips and salsa, just like home...quick and they hit the spot. Our meal was Great and came out without a long wait. Our server was friendly and helpful....

Thank daddylowegotech
Blairsville, Georgia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We have always enjoyed eating here. We have come to celebrate birthdays here and it is always fun. They put a huge sombrero on the birthday person and sing and bring a dessert and make it a fun time. Food good and plentiful.

Thank Rauchka
Little Rock
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Based on reviews we stopped in for dinner. We were very happy with our dinners and our waiter. The atmosphere isn't much to write home about but the food was great. We dined fairly early and it was attracting a good crowd by the time we left. Very happy with this experience.

Thank Becky R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 581 N Main Street, Hiawassee, GA 30546
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hiawassee
  • Phone Number: +1 706-896-6698

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