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Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant

) #11 of 112 Restaurants in Ankeny ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican,
202 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6530
+1 515-963-0054
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern
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202 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6530
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is an excellent place for a long lunch - don't go if you are on a time crunch. The buffet is attended well and has a good selection. The service is excellent and the bathrooms are immaculate!

Thank Margret M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I don't usually submit poor reviews but the service was poor, food came we had to remind them about appetizer. I have enchiladas w hardly any sauce. I think they forgot to put cheese on top to melt it was added last. My husband had...More

Thank kmskoger
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The food and service are very good. They give chips and salsa while you are waiting for your food. I have eaten there many times and never got a bad meal

Thank b1nky7s
Reviewed 26 May 2017

There aren't many restaurants between the Minnesota border until reaching Ankeny that aren't fast food. By the time we got to Ankeny we were ready to try Guadalajara that had been recommended by a friend. We received our food quickly and it was good. The...More

Thank AdMackoske
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the Ramada across the street and decided to go have a few drinks. The margaritas were decent, although with each one we ordered it came in a different type of glass. They all held different amounts of liquid, but we were charged the...More

Thank HuskerAlum1997
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the variety on their buffet and it is easy to eat gluten-free. Service is good as they'll bring items out to you if you're waiting on something to be refilled on the buffet. Salsa and chips are good too.

Thank tnwalkermom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great lunch buffet at a great price. Salsa is spot on, fajitas are very good. Reasonable price. Good cheese sauce.

Thank phartman72
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I got the quesadilla rellena, and it tasted great. All the food was good, and the service was very quick! Recommend.

Thank ztrigg
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Buffet for lunch is Affordable and very fresh and good. Service is excellent restaurant seems to be clean and the lunch and buffet was Superior.

Thank Connie J
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Every-time....I mean every-time we visit it is Perfect! Warm Chips & Roasted Salsa, with a side of "HOT" Salsa, then comes the Pitcher of Fresh made Margaritas, can you say heaven? then a top of the water glasses then the Mexican Food, that is in...More

Thank Steve B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 SE Delaware Ave, Ankeny, IA 50021-6530
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-963-0054
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