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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%
Travellers talk about
“bean dip” (5 reviews)
“soft tacos” (3 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
1297 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1628
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

Our family has been eating there since they first opened and you don't have to spend a lot of money to get a great meal. They will load you up on chips and salsa which is a plus and their soft tacos are worth coming...More

Thank bucky2369
Reviewed 6 November 2015

typical floor plan of Mexican restaurants except that tv's are not in the dining area and cannot be seen...a huge plus. service has always been fast and polite. huge glass of water and chips and salsa bar to start. we have found the food to...More

Thank R P
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

We ordered 4 beef tacos and 4 chicken tacos all soft tacos. They gave us all hard shell tacos. The beef tacos looked and tasted like dog food. Well dog food probably has more flavor. The chicken tacos were a little better but not by...More

Thank CandiceLynn1979
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We were quite surprised to find such a great restaurant in the middle of nowhere, food was very good and the prices here so reasonable. On top of that, the portions were large and service was good and fast. It truly was a pleasant surprise....More

Thank Juan Carlos M
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is close to our hotel, we tried it several years ago and it was good, so we went back and it is still good. Complementary warm chips and bean dip start you off. I had the large house Margareta very big and good,...More

Reviewed 21 August 2015

Coculla !! has a great bar with fresh salsa for the chips, which went great with the margaritas. We sat on the patio with Oscar and had some of the house specials.

Thank Trvlndawg
Reviewed 30 June 2015

With so many good restaurants in Asheville I do not think I would go back to this one. It was close to our hotel and easy, but not great.

1  Thank Nanaspeedy
Reviewed 6 May 2015

We were stay a few blocks away from this restaurant, and on our last night here, we decided to stop and have a meal. The food was really good. The food came out really fast, how ever the server always was missing, to food was...More

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

We have a number of food allergies in my family so it's often hard to find a place that we can ask enjoy. For many years we have turned to Cocula as our first choice for good, simple TexMex at a good price. They are...More

Thank ladylibrarian58
Reviewed 30 September 2014

The tastiest Mexican meals I've ever had. Generous portions. Very friendly and accommodating staff. How do they make their food taste so much better than other Mexican restaurants?

Thank Val T
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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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