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Buen Apetito

4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
+1 207-861-4649
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be fooled by chains and locations - if you want Mexican in the Waterville area, go to Buen Apetito. You won't regret it!

1  Thank Blloyd1433
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love Mexican food and Buen Apetito by far is the best Mexican restaurant I have ever eaten at. The decor is charming and tastefully appointed with hand painted accents and comfortable booths and tables. The bar is perfect for a margarita before dinner or...More

2  Thank sfuller1965
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Food and drinks were great. We were made to feel bad for being 10/15 mins late but after that everything was fine. Great sized Portions and well mixed cocktails :)

2  Thank Andrew1771
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We wanted something from South of the Border for a late lunch after visiting a Waterville record shop for Record Store Day, and we found this place. Prices very reasonable, and the nachos we'd heard about were unbelievable. We ordered the "small" plate ($10). It...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Have been here several times and enjoyed it every time. Wonderful food and they make a fantastic Margarita.

2  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Very good food. Neit heavy nor oily. Haven't and don't care to eat in the other Mexican Restaurant in town. Very friendly staff and the bartender makes great Margarita's This is a very pleasant place to eat

1  Thank jamesbreslin7843
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a family meal and were wowed by the service. The food was fresh and very good! The margaritas fresh shaken were awesome! Will definitely come back

1  Thank bellachick47
Reviewed 8 October 2017

When we lived in Maine this was our go to absolute favorite restaurant in Waterville. Authentic Mexican food and Awesome margaritas!!! You may need to wait a bit for a table but it will be worth it.

3  Thank garysJ2138KN
Reviewed 3 October 2017

first class food, good assortment, very affordable, next door to iconic Rail Road Square Cinema, so dinner and a movie is a terrific combo.

3  Thank rogerph2016
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I had high hopes, or I'd say reasonable ones, but I can't be generous enough to say I'd come back. We came around 6:30 on a Saturday night, so we didn't expect to stroll in the door and be seated, but after standing 20+ minutes...More

Thank lynne0522
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-861-4649
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