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Abuelo's

1712 Ring Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23320-3335
+1 757-961-7610
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (28 reviews)
“charro beans” (5 reviews)
“flan” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1712 Ring Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23320-3335
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I were on vacation and met my niece and her husband for dinner at this restaurant. We had a wonderful evening with a great dinner and great service. The restaurant had a very nice atmosphere with a great bar.

Thank willkommenhof
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great specials! Friendly staff. Three dip combo almost a meal in itself. Stick with the specials for the best value.

Thank shadow1949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hostess that welcomed us and seated us was very friendly, but our server was not. Abuelo’s needs to give their servers a refresher course in manners. Every time I said “thank you” to our server, it was very annoying to hear him (Jim) reply...More

Thank Jyoti P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here twice now ant the staff has always been attentive. the location is clean and the food has been good.

Thank SirWorrix
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I stopped going to Abuelo’s after avoiding it for 2 years. It had been consistently bad; food and service. I decided to give it a try and it has changed for the better. Food tastes fresh and delicious. There must have been a change in...More

Thank johnvee2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve never had a bad experience at Abuelos. The food was good the staff was attentive. The drinks were amazing.

Thank JRM1025
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Enjoyed a terrific meal at Abuelo's during Happy Hour last night. HH menu was priced more than reasonably and was excellent. Restaurant was beautiful and well laid out. In fact, we are returning tonight because it was such a good value for a great Mexican...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We have been going to Abuelo's since it first opened. The food and service are great! If you do not see something you like, (which I doubt) they will accommodate you. Vince is one of the managers and he is the nicest man. Be sure...More

Thank dianelA1825SZ
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We went tjerebas a group of 8 stsrting vacation. Good food for a reasonable price. Chips and salsa were pentiful and Guacomole was fresh. Itbwas very busy and a little noisy.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I love this restaurant so much, especially the tortillas chips is the best very light, thin and crunchy we can eat that chip until 2 bowls, and my favorite menu is tilapia de la cruz with lime rice over the vegetables rice excellent, and other...More

Thank 83tia
AbuelosManagers, Guest Relations Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

This is what we love to hear! Thanks for the excellent review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Thanks, Abuelo’s Guest Satisfaction Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 Ring Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23320-3335
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chesapeake
  • Phone Number: +1 757-961-7610
Description
Real Mexican food is a feast for the senses. From colorful peppers to the sounds of sizzling fajitas all the way to that incredible flavor. Each mouthful is just as much a result of the freshest ingredients as it is a result of the chef's expertise. Abuelo's offers diners the opportunity to experience real Mexican food, combining authentic, made from scratch classic dishes with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine. Our executive Chef Luis Sanchez has spent decades perfecting our menu, and we boast a wide selection of wood-grilled fajitas, enchiladas, tacos, chile rellenos or Abuelo's unique House Specialties (depending on your location). To compliment your meal, our expert bartenders are masters at crafting signature favorites, including a wide variety of margaritas and swirls. Our new extended Happy Hour includes Sunday 11 am - 6 pm and Saturday 11 am - 6 pm. We continue to include great offerings M-F 3pm - 7 pm though! Catering is also an option, our staff are adept at delivering a professional, hassle-free and delicious meal. Whatever the occasion, we'll stop at nothing to make your time at Abuelo's a memorable dining experience.
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