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El Azteca

$$ - $$$Mexican,
12210 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville, MD 21029-1267
+1 410-531-3001
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (11 reviews)
“trout” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
12210 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville, MD 21029-1267
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Reviewed 21 August 2011

The service was fine, nothing special. We were really craving Mexican food. The menu was not overly extensive, the one thing my husband wanted they didn't have (huevos rancheros). I am just mentioning this, it doesn't play into my rating. Overall the food was just...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2010

I have been to El Azteca countless times, growing up this was always our favorite place to celebrate: birthdays, the last day or school, catching up with old friends-this is the place! (I have celebrated at least 5 birthdays there, if not more!) The interior...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2010

Terrible frajitas. The chicken was tough, the steak was rancid and it was not cooked with any seasoning at all. Not even salt. I complained to the waitress about the bland food. She said, "that's how we make it here." I rate our meal as...More

Thank Cindy014
Reviewed 14 November 2009

This is the best most consistent restaurant for good casual food in the area. The prices are reasonable and the food is great. May have a short wait but it is worth it. The chicken enchiladas are amazing.

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Reviewed 20 April 2008

If you are willing to take a drive out to Clarksville in Howard County, you will find this little gem that serves truly authentic mexican food.

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Reviewed 19 December 2007

great local mexican food

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Reviewed 16 December 2007

this is some good mexican food!

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Reviewed 1 December 2007

If you want to try something traditional always order the special of the day. It's consistently delicious. Their Margarita's are to die for!

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Reviewed 19 November 2007

Good food, but they charge for extra chips.

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Reviewed 7 February 2007

this is the est food in Howard County

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12210 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville, MD 21029-1267
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: +1 410-531-3001
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