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Alamo Restaurant

5508 Kenilworth Ave, Riverdale, MD 20737-3106
+1 301-927-8787
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
18 May 2018
“Most Enjoyable Mexican Lunch”
4 Mar 2018
“A Classic”
Closed Now
$$ - $$$
5508 Kenilworth Ave, Riverdale, MD 20737-3106
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

During the review of a restaurant, TripAdvisor sometimes poses the question “Was this one of the best meals you have ever had?”. After the dining room at the House of Lords in London and the long gone Trader Vic’s in Honolulu, Ben and Mrs Too...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed 5 March 2018

They have been around for a very long time, and for a good reason. Food is good and so is the service.

Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I've been going to this restaurant off and on for 30 years. Great Mexican food, service is wonderful, and the prices a very reasonable. I don't get to MD to often anymore, but I did get the chance to eat there a few weeks ago...More

Thank lhiller
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had lunch with some coworkers. They were very accommodating with our large group. The atmosphere was fairly dark with a lot of wood. As far as the food, the meal started with lots of salsa and chips like any Mexican meal should. I had a...More

Thank 4man90
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Went to the Alamo with my parents today, they have been going there for 50 years, I had never been. Walking in you are transported to another time, the place is clean, well maintained but definitely 1950s décor. My father said when they moved to...More

1  Thank D4379
Reviewed 31 July 2016

For years my Dad had a monthly meal with his retired buddies. We thought we'd try it after more than ten years. It was still quite good. We had the house margaritas and the chicken fajitas. The drinks were strong and food flavorful. The quantity...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The margaritas and chicken nachos were delicious. The fajitas al carbon are grilled with sauce, the were good. The fried fish was not good it tasted like if the fish was in the freezer for a long time. The service was very good.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This restaurant has everything you expect from a Mexican restaurant in P.G. county md. Large servings & reasonable prices. My server recommended the steak fajita, which was a good choice. It came with at least a dozen small warm flour tortillas. The food was well...More

Thank drdsprings
Reviewed 10 March 2016

So we had a party of 14, made reservations for 1:30 all of that worked out fine. My wife and I showed up a little early so we went into the lounge next door that is part of the restaurant, so we had a margarita...More

Thank MAH1464
Reviewed 12 October 2015

My husband or friends and I have been here many times through the years. The latest was for lunch today. The food is always delicious, and the service is good. There are standard Tex-Mex things on the menu, but also specialties that aren't commonly available....More

Thank Ann W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5508 Kenilworth Ave, Riverdale, MD 20737-3106
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Riverdale
  • Phone Number: +1 301-927-8787
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