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Buen Apetito

4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
+1 207-861-4649
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (13 reviews)
“guac” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
4 Chaplin St, Waterville, ME 04901-5543
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

She has often raved about this place from years past experience. Her favorite restaurant for Mexican. They recently returned and when dining there a waitress dumped a drink down his back. Realizing mistakes can be made they completed dining, but no attempt was made for...More

Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We had the best meal of our trip so far in Maine. Who knew Waterville Maine would have great Mexican food. Their red sauce and guac were outstanding. Our waitress Jill was great and added to the delightful dining experience.

1  Thank Penny_7110
Reviewed 6 August 2018

the burrito a dog couldn't chew it, my wife dish the rice was like mush they use smoke chipotle sause for ranchero sause . the whole time it feels like you being rushed to eat your meal so they can fill the seat with another...More

2  Thank pancho0682
Reviewed 9 July 2018

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 23 June 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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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