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Cocula Mexican Restaurant II

1297 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1628
+1 828-299-1255
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“bean dip” (5 reviews)
“soft tacos” (3 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
1297 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1628
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Called to pick up a takeout order. Got the Enchilada Supremas which was very good. Got an Apple chimichanga. Also excellent. The only negative was the lady who was at the register. She acted put out that I needed an itemized receipt and when I...More

Thank Alyssa B
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We went here bc we found it on trip advisor and it was closest to the place we were staying. It is soooooo good!!! You need to go!!!!

Thank malloryyy321
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Late lunch was perfect. Delicious nachos, excellent carne asada, good enchiladas verde at moderate cost. We will return.

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Good vegetarian selection! The food was fresh and service was super fast. We will be back! The blackberry margarita was also awesome!

Thank tlcbanjo
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My wife & I have been exploring Mexican food establishments on Tunnel Road between Asheville and Black Mountain. Cocula Mexican has good parking, well cared for building, nice seating inside & out and good service. However, the food falls short when compared with near by...More

Thank Gil J
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We had dinner here and the food was okay. I will say that it did come quickly and hot. The service was okay but one thing caught my eye: There was a paper napkin in the middle of the floor. The wait-staff, rather than picking...More

Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My husband and I ate here while attending a conference at Montreat. This one had a good rating so we thought we would try it. I had the chicken soup and he had pollo fundido. It was all very delicious! Everything tasted fresh and was...More

Thank mariannenorris2012
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Great service with a really neat Salsa Bar, you choose from any of 11 different dips for your taco chips. Make sure you try the pineapple dip!

Thank johnbD6513CX
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because of its proximity to our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised by the variety on the menu, and entertained by the colorful interior decor. We were a mixed group, 2 picky kids, two senior vegetarians, and two young adults. Everyone seemed...More

Thank mkjax
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Chosen because it was located close to our hotel this fast paced friendly Mexican restaurant met all our needs. The service was fast and friendly. The food was no frills but very good. There is a salsa bar with multiple choices. The prices were very...More

Thank Robert C
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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
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1297 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1628
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-299-1255
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