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El Azteca - CLOSED

46 E 1230 N, Provo, UT 84604-2650
+1 801-375-9690
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
25 Nov 2015
“Solid Americanized Mexican”
18 Sep 2015
“Nothing to write home about. ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
46 E 1230 N, Provo, UT 84604-2650
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

This Provo standard is all about consistent American-style Mexican Food and won't disappoint. Not extraordinary, just reliably good Mexican food, and much better than most of the pretenders.

Thank Stevan D
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

If you're in Utah Valley, your choices for real Mexican food is slim to none. I took my nieces to eat her, because I heard so much about it. Not one of was impressed with the food. The tables were dirty, and the floor was...More

Thank Angel M
Reviewed 13 September 2015

El Azteca is a Provo staple, having been in business for years. They've moved to a new location just east and across the street from the old, red-roof spot featured in the cover photo. The food is very authentic--sometimes too much so, since some meats...More

1  Thank AeneasAtSea
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Being raised in Southern California I know good Mexican when I see it!! I've eaten at El Azteca when I was in College and now still 37 years later they are still a stand out in the crowd. Be sure to get a cheese enchilada...More

1  Thank Karen A
Reviewed 20 March 2015

We have eaten at El Azteca in other Utah Valley locations years ago, so this location was new for us. Their nachos - now with a variety of different meats - always satisfy the hungry! The half portion is enough to feed 3-4 and the...More

Reviewed 7 February 2015

So I went here for lunch with my two kids. I got the 2 taco combo my son had a smothered beef burrito and my daughter had a chicken quesedilla and a taco. Our total was $27 which is way more than it was worth....More

Thank we5luv2travel
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Our daughter took us here for dinner. She is vegan and has choices here. We may have been extra hungry, but we were pleasantly surprized at how tasty the food was. We had never heard of this place, but then we don't live in the...More

2  Thank Judy T
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Ordered an uber delicious combo plate and was very satisfied. Left my belly full along with my wallet! Also order some horchata, this was a great choice as well. The salsas and enchilada sauce were authentic. Great flavor and a perfect spice! Thanks!

6  Thank Jaguar_Prowl
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

Best value with something on the menue for everybody. The chicken and fish are great, the chicken french fry "nachos" are a must! Anything can be made without meat, with seasonal grilled veggies, and several types of soy for even the deserning vegetarian palate. The...More

6  Thank WormGuy
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Reading some of these great reviews has me contemplating trying the place again. My experience with El Azteca is an interesting one. While I was going to BYU in the early 1990's, a dear friend and alumni would take me out to dinner there on...More

Thank Fatso85
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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23:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 E 1230 N, Provo, UT 84604-2650
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Provo
  • Phone Number: +1 801-375-9690
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