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Monterrey Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
8801 University Ave, Ste 27, Clive, IA 50325-6247
+1 515-457-8900
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pollo loco” (4 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
8801 University Ave, Ste 27, Clive, IA 50325-6247
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food selection is good. Dinner combos are plentiful. Frozen margaritas are best in town. Service and food is quick and hot. No pressure to turntables.

Thank H9973PGjosephh
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Our family decided to grab a quick Mexican dinner on a recent December evening and visited Monterrey Clive after remembering a good lunch there a few years ago. This Monterrey is in the shopping plaza near Pier One and Toys and Babies R Us off...More

Thank IowaMum
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This was at their new location at 6630 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266. If you’re looking for a fair review of the food here, you can stop reading. We didn’t make it that far. Located in a strip mall this Mexican restaurant...More

Thank x7525w
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Monterrey in Clive has three things going for it: 1. The food is always delicious (I swear by the Guadalajara Special). 2. Service is fast and friendly (rarely more than about five minutes from order to hot food on the table). 3. The prices are...More

1  Thank BrianGongol
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The food is average , just like most Mexican restaurants in this area. I enjoy eating at smaller hole in the wall type place, there is where you discover good authentic home cooking food

Thank timh8u
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I go here about once a month. Food is always fresh and hot. Service is quick. Salsa is fresh. Ample parking.

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Monterrey is our favorite Mexican Restaurant. Great food, excellent service and a pleasant atmosphere. We particularly like it that they can provide food quickly at lunch time. Staff is attentive and friendly. Great food selection. It's our place for all things about Mexican Food. I...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The service was very fast. Chips and salsa provided before our meal. Huge selection of food! Facility seemed nice and clean. Booths or tables available. A kids menu is also available.

Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have frequented Monterrey once a year for the past fifteen years. (We come for our anniversary of our first date.) Our food today was PHENOMENAL- dare I say some of the best Mexican food I've ever eaten. Today we came late...More

Thank Wilberpands
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
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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, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, 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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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
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