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El Rey Azteca Mexican Restaurant

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1319 N Mount Juliet Rd, Mount Juliet, TN 37122-3392
+1 615-773-3611
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 23:00 - 22:30
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Food was just ok. Not my favorite Mexican restaurant in Mt. Juliet, but I know others who love it. Probably won't be back.

Thank Tracy M
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The food is always delicious. They have the best salsa and all the staff is really nice and helpful. We eat here at least once a week.

Thank amison20
Nashville, Tennessee
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

One of our favorite places in Mt Juliet. Courteous staff, quick service, reasonably priced and good food. I'd recommend it to anyone in the area looking to eat Mexican. Give it a try!

Thank JoeBoone82
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican place in Mt. Juliet. Our server kinda sucked, but the food is always amazing.

Thank Mary P
Nashville, Tennessee
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I had never been to El Rey Azteca when my girl friends and I stumbled upon it one evening. The servers were friendly, the restaurant was clean and the food was GREAT! It was exciting to find a good "Mexican Food Place" in Mt Juliet!

Thank amccol01
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74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Plenty of space for our party of 12. The food was delicious. The dining area was clean. I give the staff a 100% for fun and service! We were celebrating my brothers' birthday. They came to the table very energetic to sing to him. Put a sumbraro on his head and gave him a drink and dessert. Before he could... More 

Thank Jessica R
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202 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I love the food at this place, everything is good. The pitchers are huge for two people, be careful. I just wish they would do happy hour instead. Location is close to the Planet Fitness so it is open to the parking lot. The service is really great.

Thank cometexp
Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I judge a Mexican restaurant on its Salsa... This is the best for my taste. The menu is good with a variety of great dishes. The owner is friendly and the servers are great.

Thank hattersmom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 May 2016

The server was friendly and very helpful--especially since my wife did not really know what she wanted! The food came as explained by the server and was delicious. The server was attentive after our food arrived and we we had a pleasant meal with a very authentic Mexican atmosphere. Great value for the price.

Thank Richard M
Nashville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Great People. Eat there at least once per week. Chicken Nachos and Sweet Tea are my favorites! Staff is Great.

Thank Daniel G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
23:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1319 N Mount Juliet Rd, Mount Juliet, TN 37122-3392
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Mount Juliet
  • Phone Number: +1 615-773-3611
PAuthentic Mexican Food, Great Margaritas, Relaxed Atmosphere and Great for Families!! Established in 1997 We are the first Mexican restaurant in Mt Juliet, and won the best Mexican restaurant in 2012 for the Mt Juliet area. The restaurant has been under new ownership and management since 2011. The entire inside has been renovated with new lighting, tables, booths, and bar!In 2006 Memo started working at El Rey Azteca in Mt Juliet as a server and worked very hard and all customers wanted to sit his his section. They always said he's a mover and takes pride in his job. He always says " hard work pays off" and that it did. So when the opportunity raised for him to buy the restaurant he did. He has built a team that has the same thoughts " hard work pays off". We are blessed to have wonderful customers that now have become family.

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