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La Tolteca

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2350 E Churchville Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015-1721
+1 410-734-0616
12:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:45
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:30
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Forest Hill, Maryland
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

If you like LOTS of food, this is your place. They definitely don't scrimp on the portions. And flavor? Absolutely awesome. The closest to authentic ethnic food that I've found in this area.

Thank Jim B
Annapolis, Maryland
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Love their Guacamole and fajitas and chile relleanos Great friendly atmosphere for friends, couples and great drinks!

Thank Deborah M
Bel Air, Maryland
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Started out in humble beginnings and has quickly expanded to 2 locations in the Bel Air area (8 locations around MD) and turned into the most popular Mexican restaurant in town, prob the whole county. Normal fare of food and drink, but lots of choices, esp. any sort of combo platter you could ask for. Service is good, prices are... More 

Thank MD_Familee
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Great food ! Always fresh and authentic ! Love the taco salad ! My children love their beef soft tacos! Always a wait so be prepared to wait for seating but always worth the wait and great prices

Thank Kristina S
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I do not get to eat Mexican often and no one in my family likes it, but when I crave it, I go here! Yum!

Thank Christina B
Bel Air, Maryland
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123 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Love the nachos and portion sizes for the main meals. Table-side guacamole (made for you on the spot) and chips are a nice touch. Decently priced and does give the "feel" of Mexico. Recommendable.

Thank Russ S
Baltimore, Maryland
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Terrific food and authentic recipes. Only place within Harford County that will make fresh guacamole right at your table side.

Thank 518edwardp
Elkridge, Maryland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

good restaurant but the service is equally crappy.... Bartender was busy chit chatting with some guy while 3 of us struggled to get second round.... despite of ordering 3 beers each we were asked to pay for extra chips since we didn't order food to eat... duh!! She didn't realize we spend more than the guy she was gossiping with....... More 

Thank Maulin S
Bel Air, Maryland
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96 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The La Tolteca in Churchville offers the same great food as the Bel Air location, but they have Monday night half-price fajitas, and the dining room seems more spacious. Love the Taquitos, the freshly made guacamole, (right at your table), and the Pollo Loco.

Thank ellieirish
Level Contributor
53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Husbands asks weekly, let's go to La Tolteca! Great authentic Mexican and every item is fresh on the menu. He orders #99 every time. And get the table side guacamole as its fresh and perfect to accompany the warm fresh tortilla chips and salsa you will share before the main dish. Our favorite location is this one in Campus Hills!

Thank Mindy K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:45
16:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:45
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 E Churchville Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015-1721
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bel Air
  • Phone Number: +1 410-734-0616

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