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Monterrey Mexican Restaurant

8801 University Ave, Ste 27, Clive, IA 50325-6247
+1 515-457-8900
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8801 University Ave, Ste 27, Clive, IA 50325-6247
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Montery Mexican Restaurant in Clive is hidden in a small strip mall close to Valley West Mall. Because of its wide variety of excellent Mexican fare, its quick service, cleanliness, reasonable prices, and friendly staff, it is generally busy. It can be a little...More

Thank Leonard W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What else can I say? I have eaten here for years frequently! You can depend on quick friendly service and a delicious meal!

Thank Wendi R
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here my times and there food is always very good. This past Saturday we were there around 5pm. We appreciate that they almost always ask for a drink order as soon as you are seated, however after returning with our margaritas they...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We have eaten in the Clive restaurant a number of times and I appreciate how positive the wait staff is with kids. Tonight we decided to eat Mexican food at home and called to order carry-out. It was ready in 10 minutes! We ordered Carne...More

Thank IowaMum
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Can't go wrong here if you're in the mood for really good Mexican. Very relaxed and friendly environment. Can get very busy on the weekends. Good chips and salsa, really good variety of dishes and at reasonable prices.

Thank SimpsonTide985
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is one of the most dependable restaurants around... They are extremely fast if you're trying to have lunch with little time to spare... The food is always hot and flavorful... I would recommend Monterrey...

Thank 54darlas
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

First I have to tell you about the complimentary chips and salsa. The salsa is hand made every morning. You will devour them both and need second before you meal arrives. The did is very good and served very quickly. This is a great place...More

Thank Fam_Tvler
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We have been long time Monterrey customers and have been to all locations. It was about 8;30 on a Saturday night and decided to pop in to this location as we have not been here in quite some time. We were seated quickly and chips...More

Thank davidjensen399
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Who knew Iowa would be a good spot for decent real Mexican food ! This is my fav, tho I prefer the location in WDM near Jordan creek mall.

Thank pink12roses
Reviewed 13 January 2017

best place for mexican at lunch. their chicken soup is actually my new favorite. all of their food is so fresh and fast.

Thank Megan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8801 University Ave, Ste 27, Clive, IA 50325-6247
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +1 515-457-8900
  • E-mail