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Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant

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1403 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-4059
+1 704-854-3467
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Good location, nice looking restaurant. I didn't like the food, my daughter in law found hair in hers so it wasn't a good start really. The staff and service is poor. I wouldn't visit again. It did seem popular though so perhaps I chose the wrong thing!

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Thank nellecc
Gastonia, North Carolina
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

I have been there for lunch many times, at the old and new location and for some reason they seem to run out of thousands island salad dressing. I have brought this to their attention several times and it doesn't seem to register or they don't care. The last time I went (6-5-16) I talked to four people before I... More 

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Thank BigDan1210
Gastonia
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

First we stood at the area to be seated forever and finally someone comes and seats us, no greeting or anything. The lady at the register saw us and the line behind us when she wasn't busy and never said someone will be with you or anything. The salad bar was a mess (not fond of them anyway) and we... More 

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Thank Na1955
Monroe, North Carolina
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113 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

We've driven past this location and each time thought we should stop. Yesterday, we took the bait. Parking was ample, the architecture and outside seating authentic and the menu enticing. The experience stalled-out there. We had the pollo fundido, that had thin pieces of flattened chicken covered with a colorful but pasty glop with a side of tasteless rice. A... More 

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Thank Stephen A
Charlotte, North Carolina
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

They have quite a few options. Loved their lunch buffet! $7.99 and the service was great, we just were a bit lost since it was our first time but the server explained how it works.

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Thank FeMonR
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126 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Have been here twice. First time was after the new location opened. They forgot to update the parking lot. Food was so-so. Prices are high for what it is. They need to pay for that new building somehow. Service was sufficient. Very loud and someone let their child scream and yell thru our entire visit. Our waitress noticed but did... More 

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Thank Blacjac443
Gaffney, South Carolina
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60 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Read all of the reviews that would give it a try this is the biggest waste of time and waste of money I've ever spent the buffet was worst,all the food taste the same I'm just glad that I'll never have to go back

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Thank BillNBre
Gastonia
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146 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant is a lovely inside and outside but the food is the all-star. We enjoyed the Sunday lunch buffet with family and also the dinner menu several times. We were never disappointed. Highly recommended.

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Thank fundestination
Gastonia, North Carolina
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

I have eaten here many times at the old location, and went in to try the new location they moved to. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, mixed with modern. My friends and I sat in a booth and were helped right away. The food took a little time to arrive, but not overly long, and was absolutely delicious. The... More 

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Thank Sugarspicy
Charlotte, North Carolina
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in to this little place, we were so happy we did! We happened upon their lunch buffet. The selections were fresh and hot. It's not the cutest spot, but the food and drinks are worth stopping for.... (Especially the peach margaritas!) We will definitely will visit again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-4059
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-854-3467

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