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Maria's Mexican Food

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1714 7th St, Moline, IL 61265-3713
+1 309-764-5252
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Moline, United States
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215 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Local family owned and Operated - with the family recipes still being used - no fast food here - but real Mexican food - made with love. Family works in the restaurant and are friendly and welcoming. Their salsa and their guacamole are the best!

Thank Suzanne C
Moline, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Great Mexican food at reasonable prices. A great family restaurant. The owners are wonderful people!!

Thank lynn58604
Aledo, Illinois, United States
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87 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Real Mexican food prepared with love by people who know what great Mexican food is. Servers sometimes have language barrier but if you point to the menu you get GREAT food. Don't be alarmed by the outside. It is a small family place in a small business area.

Thank Stephanie G
Lacon, Illinois, United States
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us by the staff at the Radisson. My husband and I were in the area for an overnight getaway. We found this restaurant fairly easily. It didn't seem very busy on the Thursday night we were there. It was nicely decorated. They were a little slow in the service. We never did get asked for... More 

Thank Elizabeth M
Payson, Arizona
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205 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

Being from the Southwest, I have a hard time finding good Mexican food outside of Arizona/New Mexico and Maria's didn't make the cut. Food was "ok" but didn't seem really seasoned. I had the chicken enchiladas as shown below and asked if they had red or green chile to add on and that wasn't really an option. Guess they haven't... More 

Thank Southwest_Gaucho
Moline, Illinois
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2013

This was the worst mexican food I have had in my life! I am not a picky eater but this place was really unacceptable! I ordered enchiladas and they were very obviously made in a microwave, the tortillas were chewy and the sauce on top had turned into a paste from the microwave. It was so bad I couldn't even... More 

1 Thank Leah O
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2013

Food is always good, service is sometimes slow, they have the best taco's around this quad cities. Small family place with great food and great prices

Thank Jen117213
Kralendijk, Bonaire
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2012

Maria's has been a favorite of ours for many years. Family owned and run, you are made to feel like you are stepping into their home for a delightful Mexican meal. Great menu.......Great Margaritas and cold cervasa........What more could you ask for??! Over many years we have never been served anything but excellent Mexican food. Even after moving from the... More 

Thank tamara b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1714 7th St, Moline, IL 61265-3713
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Moline
  • Phone Number: +1 309-764-5252
Best Mexican food in the quad cities!!!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?