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Plaza Jalisco

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212 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4502
+1 503-338-4440
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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700 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had a nice group dinner here...it's a bit typical Mexican/American...but everyone liked their food...my torilla soup was really good and big. It's not cheap food...but good portions.

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Thank Patpv
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely everything about our dining experience was amazing! I especially want to thank our server for his extreme caution and concern regarding our son's peanut allergy. It was a very enjoyable and relaxing meal.

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Thank Jo-Anne L
Astoria, Oregon
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

They serve up tasty and authentic Mexican food. Friendly service located underneath the bridge by the Doughboy Memorial.

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Thank RoadtripRosie
Fife, Washington
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Had lunch special which was two enchilada for something like $5. Chips and salsa and refried beans were brought quickly and after ordering the meal it wasn't a long wait at all. Food was all delicious and everything was on the affordable side. Glad I decided to finally try this Mexican restaurant. I will definitely eat here again.

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Thank Scott G
Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Must stop on food Mexican on your way back to Portland!!! Family friendly and affordable!!! Loved the quick service. Had a great time wait staff was awesome!

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Thank injoylife101
Prince George
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67 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

This place out performed what I expected. Pulled up, older building, but everything there was older, few questionable people outside, the food was great, and you got plenty of it, the service was fast, the waiter was friendly. I had the chicken molé, it was a sweet molé, which I have never had before, I really liked it.

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Thank mybuck
Astoria oregon
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1,666 reviews
1,066 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 702 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Well located on the corner of ninth street that connects Marine Drive to eastbound Commercial Street the main way through downtown Astoria. Authentic food and much better than most Mexican restaurants This is a giod choice. Lunch specials are great deals.

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Thank Journeyman644
Scappoose, Oregon
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79 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

What's worse than a waiter who seems wholly disinterested in taking your family's order? One who when he brings the food to the table finds he can't reach the opposite corner of it from where he is standing and so tries to climb over your seated teenage daughter to set down a plate. Hand to God it actually happened. I... More 

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Ocean Park, Washington
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

Had heard this place was good. Stopped in for lunch. Very quaint and good parking. Friendly staff and quick service. They brought fresh home made chips and great salsa and a bean dip. I always order a Chile Relleno when dining at Mexican restaurant. If they can do that right they are generally pretty good. It was excellent and they... More 

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Thank Jonathan C
Stayton, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

On my recent "Goonie" trip, I saw this restaurant and stopped. Not knowing what to expect, I'm happy we did. The best Mexican food I've had I. Quite sometime. Wish they'd open in my town.

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Thank dannyg923

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 503-338-4440

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