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Monte Alban Restaurante

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican
498 Main St, Andrews, NC 28901-9648
+1 828-321-1802
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tamales” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (13 reviews)
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498 Main St, Andrews, NC 28901-9648
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

I ate several meals at the Monte over the course of working in Andrews for months. This is your fairly typical Mexican place where you can get all the usual "Mexican" fare. That being said, the service is great, the food delicious, if a bit...More

Thank Julianne D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We ate at the Andrews, NC Monte Alban for the first time 10/12/17. The food: Absolutely terrific, definitely 5-star. The menu had many, many combinations that were new or different to us (and we cook and eat out Mexican often), and making a choice was...More

Thank MichaelStano
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My husband and I stopped in while renting a cabin in the area based on some good reviews on this site. Not true! Waiter could not speak English well enough to take order accurately as we ordered two beef burritos and he brought one back...More

Thank dssherwood60
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited most Monte Alban Resturants and thus one is hands down the best. Fresh food, great management, nice atmosphere.

Thank GATravelMomma
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly and good service. Portions are plentiful and the meals were very good. Definitely a top pick for Andrews, many locals dining when we visited.

Thank jhowdy
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I say this is the most popular restaurant in Andrews because it always seems to have a fair number of patrons whenever I drive by and on the weekends the parking lot is full. That being said, I had lunch there with four friends recently...More

Thank DonnaAJ
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The variety was definitely Americanized, but the food was solid and well-executed, with friendly staff and more than decent chicken offerings.

Thank Elise L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, service and location is clean, and a great place to eat! One of my favorites in the local area!

Thank christya555
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Great service and awesome food! They have a wide variety of food on the menu for those who may not want Mexican food.

Thank Georgette M
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Visit this little Mexican restaurant once a year while visiting Nantahala Lake. Love the food but we have gotten our food in intervals each time instead of all at once. We received two people's food then 6 minutes later 1 more persons 5 minutes later...More

Thank michelle b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 498 Main St, Andrews, NC 28901-9648
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Andrews
  • Phone Number: +1 828-321-1802
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