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Carolina's Mexican Food

9030 W Peoria Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345-6406
+1 623-487-1400
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“tortillas” (26 reviews)
“beef tacos” (3 reviews)
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
9030 W Peoria Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345-6406
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

we wanted some local mexican food after a long afternoon of golf and i had seen this place reviewed so we gave it a try. didn't realize it was a fast food joint but we gave it a try because the parking lot was full...More

1  Thank antpam
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I have eaten at Carolinas many many times. This one in Peoria seems to be the worst of them all. Their prices just keep getting higher and higher and the taste and size of entrees keep getting worse and worse. Used to love their machaca...More

1  Thank William K
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were looking for some good Mexican food and found it at Carolinas. It's a very casual place where you order at the counter. One of us got the green tamales (she's a vegetarian) and she really liked them. I got a cheese enchilada, one...More

Thank SharonSCalifornia
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Carolinas is always included on any arizona "best of" list and we have been intending on going for years and finally made it to the location on Mojave about 6 months ago. It was during that visit that other diners told us about the mesa...More

Thank Danyl P
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This place is known for it's tortillas which are made here from scratch. The place is very informal. Food is served in a Styrofoam container. If you're looking for fancy this isn't it. The food is good and plentiful and a bit spicy. The place...More

Thank Lynn G
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Excellent Burros! I came across Carolina's by accident but so glad I did. The homemade tortillas are the best I have had and everything I have tried has been delicious.

Thank head2hawaii
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, popular place for locals, interesting that they serve everything in styrofoam containers, serve yourself drinks Pay for chips and salsa, slow service, food is tasty 😋

Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I went for lunch and order the tamales with green sauce. Quick and friendly service at a great price. I got there around 11am and it was not to crowded. Looks like it could get much busier after 12pm for lunch. Also had food catered...More

Thank shawntnewman
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place is a throwback to the 1970's, at least from a food perspective. If you ever had takeout from years past, and want it again, Carolinas is your place. Did I mention the tortillas? Best flour tortillas you can but anywhere (excellent chorizo too!)

Thank Don P
Reviewed 14 May 2017

When we have out-of-town guests, we will take them to Carolina's. The food is so good that it's common to wait in lines to get food or a table. I'd suggest calling ahead if you are in a rush. Family favorites are the chimichangas, carne...More

Thank Kristin F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9030 W Peoria Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345-6406
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 623-487-1400
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