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Monte Alban Restaurant

) #2 of 28 Restaurants in Hiawassee ££ - £££ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
581 N Main St, Hiawassee, GA 30546-2219
+1 706-896-6698
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (11 reviews)
“chicken soup” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
581 N Main St, Hiawassee, GA 30546-2219
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We got the guac like others suggested and it was fresh and very good tasting. I got the garlic tilapia and OM goodness!! Best tilapia I've ever tasted. Huge chunks of garlic on top and it was grilled to perfection with seasonings. Hubby got vallarta...More

Thank janice_foodie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service, good portions, friendly staff, food is good. They keep your chips and salsa full and everything we have tired has been excellent. Love anything with their cheese sauce. Husband ordered Antonio dish, chicken, mushrooms, onions, squash all covered with cheese sauce. I wished...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by this restaurant yesterday for lunch and was pleasantly surprised by a long lunch menu. The salsa was good. Our chips would have been better warmed, but the guacamole was excellent. I ordered chili poblano with cheese not meat...one of the best I've...More

Thank FLresidents
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at 6 pm during the week. Our party of eight was seated right away. We were surprised when our meals arrived within 10 minutes or so of ordering. Everyone enjoyed their meals!

1  Thank mjdaum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a short getaway, Mrs. DealHawk and I read other TripAdvisor feedback and had a nice meal. In comparison to the options in other US cities, this was not, as one reviewer put it, 'the best in Georgia' nor is it 'authentic' by any stretch,...More

Thank DealHawk2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Locals eat here; great menu and excellent service. Fresh Mexican fare, conveniently located and fully stocked bar.

1  Thank jtq2017
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Monte Alban offers very good Mexican food! It does not look like much from the outside but it was one of the better Mexican food I've had and I eat out Mexican a lot. We went because it was open when a lot of other...More

Thank SouthernBelles98
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We chose this place based on other reviews and were not disappointed. All the standards were there, but also some more interesting dishes. Those we tried were excellent, and the service was good. We did notice a leak in the roof as we were leaving!

Thank holtspa
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Average salsa, heavy on smokey chipotle flavor, stale-ish chips...we ordered Tony's steak nachos...tortillas were a little greasy, and again average.

Thank MellyvilleUSA
Reviewed 21 June 2017

If you like true Mexican food, this is the place. I ADORE the chicken soup and my hubby is hooked on the Fahita Quisidella They have a LOT to choose from! Enjoy

Thank GAKathy13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, 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 St, Hiawassee, GA 30546-2219
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hiawassee
  • Phone Number: +1 706-896-6698
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