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Mexico In Alaska Restaurant

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7305 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99518-2884
+1 907-349-1528
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

I' ve been going here for 20 years 1 - 4 times a year. It is getting worse every time I go. Last night will be the LAST time. I got the taco plate. This is a sample of 5 different tacos. I should have taken a picture. 1 had maybe 2 tablespoons of some kind of bean puree wrapped... More 

Thank scovex
Anchorage, Alaska
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142 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

I like that this place is not as crowded as the Tex/Mex places that are busier but not as good. I love their homemade salsa and menu items that others do not carry, such as cactus. There is a large ala carte menu, so you can always get just exactly what you want.

3 Thank DebiBye
Houston, Texas
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

I have been eating at Mexico in Alaska for nearly 20 years and have never been disappointed with the food. The food is so authentic and delicious; if I could give Maria Elena' (the owner) a 10 star I would. I LOVE the salsa, the taco pollo, the enchiladas smothered in their homemade mole (the best I have ever tasted),... More 

3 Thank Heat1907
Port Townsend, Wa
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176 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Colorful flowers along front are a pleasant welcome, and the staff followed suit. Friendly and attentive service. Pitcher of ice water on table, which was refilled, was appreciated. I thought the chips tasted somewhat stale (my friends disagreed) but otherwise the food was very good. The mole chicken had a smooth, rich sauce with just a hint of a bite... More 

2 Thank RestlessFeet
Houston, Alaska
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

clean and authentic good food. will definitely go back. good value. it's set back from the road so keep your eyes open for the sign. ample parking.

3 Thank karen h
Anchorage, Alaska
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

Been eating here for years! Great family owned and authentic. Not cheap but the quality is worth it! Salsa is good and available at Costco.

3 Thank Khach
Anchorage, Alaska
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014

I always have Chili Rellenos when eating Mexican out and These are simply the best, and fresh homemade flour tortillas too! We love going for lunch or dinner. My wife likes the enchiladas, and the cactus with eggs and veggies is great also. There's nothing too fancy about this place but the food is always good, and we've had no... More 

2 Thank charles b
Vancouver, Washington
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

More than 40 years ago we used to go to Mexico in Alaska in their location in Mountain View. When they moved to their current location 31 years ago we followed them. This has always been a family oriented restaurant and they encourage children. If that's a problem for you perhaps you should stay away. If you do, however, you... More 

2 Thank CathrynCurtis
Chugiak, Alaska
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2014

Meat "flavored" burrito! Give me a break. This stuff is real crap and the staff/management are obnoxious. Better food at Taco Bell!

3 Thank Tracy R
Anchorage, Alaska
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224 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014

We were first disturbed by the kids yelling & running from a table in one corner of the dining room to a table in the other far corner. We thought they were leaving & placed our order, but discovered that they were attached to the business somehow. Half finally left, the other half stayed. Then, their grown-up counterparts started yelling... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7305 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99518-2884
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-349-1528

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?