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Cafe Azteca

180 Common St, Lawrence, MA 01840-1507
+1 978-689-7393
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (14 reviews)
“margarita's” (6 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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180 Common St, Lawrence, MA 01840-1507
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I stopped in for a drink and some lunch in the early afternoon, we decided to sit at the bar as it was not busy. Unfortunately, both bar tenders managed to completely ignore our presence for over 5 mnts. No acknowledgement of...More

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

So great! Wonderful authentic Mexican food in downtown Lawrence. Go there, you won't be disappointed.

Thank WeloveNOLA
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Easily the best authentic Mexican food in the Merrimack Valley. This is not fast food Mexican this is the real thing. A family owned and run business that provides great atmosphere to go along with outstanding fare.

Thank mvsv2018
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Good place. Good service and good food. Things are a little different. Fajitas had a lot of chicken but very little peppers and onions. Guac is extra. Shredded cheese is extra. Nice flavor. Different but pleasing. And a nice waitress!

Thank U5393YYdavidg
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I always order the taco steak salad for lunch,Experience always good, service is excellent. Food is good.

Thank gisellsalcedo
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Have been coming here for over 20 years. The best Mexican food. The fresh salsa and chips, the tacos Al carbón, pollo Rosita, puerco en salsa verde, so many delicious dishes, can't go wrong.

Thank Lilia G
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The chips and salsa here are excellent. The interior is colorful and inviting, with lots of interesting artwork. I thought the service was very good. My friend enjoyed her dish that had cactus in it, while I really liked my chicken chimichanga. The fried dough...More

Thank LoriLovesFood
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Heard a lot about this place, so decided to try it. Nice atmosphere, lots of space. No draft beer, only bottles. Standard margarita just that, standard. Started with avacado dip and queso habanero dip. Both very good. My son had the beef burrito, my wife...More

Thank Z8364LHrichardt
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

The food is decent. The prices are a little high for the establishment, but I would eat there again.

Thank 720ltj
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Been to Cafe Azteca in Lawrence many times. Love the food, most authentic Mexican I believe in the area. Love the vibe and the wall murals. I have tried many dishes and it is difficult to choose the one I love most. I can only...More

Thank rosemaryp758
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Common St, Lawrence, MA 01840-1507
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 978-689-7393
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