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Baja Bean Co

2291 Seminole Ln, Charlottesville, VA 22901-8300
+1 434-975-1070
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
3 Oct 2017
“Horrible Food, Service and Management”
14 Nov 2016
“My kids favorite restaurant”
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Mexican, Southwestern
2291 Seminole Ln, Charlottesville, VA 22901-8300
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Reviewed 21 March 2013

Disclaimer: I love Mexican food, especially of the Text-Mex varieity. Baja Bean Co does not disappoint. This location on the Corner near UVA is a great choice if you're looking for quick and affordable Tex-Mex food. Lunch menu is great -- for just $6.45 you...More

Thank Liz T
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Good location on the Corner, where it's been for years, with decent decor. Service was quick, with good salsa and chips. Chicken tamales were also fairly good, but the side of rice was undercooked and dry, and I didn't feel up to touching the small...More

Thank Vilkas68
Reviewed 5 February 2013

Average place, nothing special! We were a bit disappointed because we love mexican food and heard about this place in town. Cool energy inside but the food was kind of blah. We won't go back.

Thank Courtney N
Reviewed 14 January 2013

Being from California, I've tried 'em all. Baja Bean is hands-down, the best Mexican food in this area. The owner has developed an extensive menu with a nod to authenticity over the standard mexican fare. Delicious! Generous portions, a variety of salsas, and very agreeable...More

Thank MKW1028
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Like many restaurants in this town, the cheapest food suppliers and amateur kitchen help combine to make a recurringly miserable meal. The fajitas platter was a disaster, 3/4 of the beef was gristle and the vegetables were overdone. Store-bought, 5 day-old cold tortillas topped it...More

1  Thank Miss_Fritz
Reviewed 18 September 2012

The margarita's are tasty and potent! The food is much better than average Mexican fare, and the prices are reasonable. I've never had a bad experience with the service--even when we had a larger group than usual, they were happy to rearrange things to accomodate...More

Thank dbk6n
Reviewed 24 August 2012

Had lunch at Baja bean recently. menu is standard run of the mill Mexican it was good but nothing to write home about or to make a return visit a high priority. Restaurant was pretty empty and service was prompt and friendly. Food was good...More

Thank cdab
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Pretty good food, great prices. Good beer. More family style, with kids! Burritos are excellent. They support Hospice of the Piedmont.

Thank samtrip12345
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Had dinner here. Service was ok. food was pretty good. Clean place. A bit pricey but that is just the area.

Thank DedraS
Reviewed 23 June 2012

Ate there twice while in town and was excellent both times. Nice selection and not sure I saw anything over $10. Mainly the same stuff you see in most Mexican restaurants but they had a few variations and it was all very tasty. Was packed...More

1  Thank AScotsmanAbroad
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29 April 2017|
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Response from BajaBeanCo | Property representative |
Corn is gluten free, so any menu item with a flour tortilla can easily be made gluten free
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Restaurant Details

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Mexican, Southwestern
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2291 Seminole Ln, Charlottesville, VA 22901-8300
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-975-1070
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