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Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant

1403 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-4059
+1 704-854-3467
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible26%
4 weeks ago
“Good Mexican Buffet”
26 May 2018
“Let's just say we had dinner”
Closed Now
$$ - $$$
1403 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-4059
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Los Arcos on Franklin in Gastonia provides a nice Mexican Buffet at a reasonable price. Family friendly and a wide selection, I would recommend.

Thank Gene S
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

My husband said he enjoyed tacos even though they weren't Mexican food. I disagree! Never had such Bland chicken and mushy Bland hamburger in my life. The place was not clean and the chairs we're all ripped up. Server was very nice even offered chips...More

Thank photomarsh
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Always a go to restaurant when I am in the mood for Mexican food. Love everything about the place from the salsa and chips to the pollo con creama, they have amazing pick de Gallo and make an amazing fried ice cream... give it a...More

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Well it started off wirh us walking in and waiting forever for someone to seat us. No hostess on duty. Once seated we waited for at least 5 minutes just to get menu, I www as ready to leave by that point, but my family...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This was first visit to Los Arcos. Nice place close to the Hampton Inn where we stay. An additional plus was they allow dogs on the patio. Even brought some water in a dish for the dog even though we had not requested it. Friendly...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Service first, architecture and decor very colonial, spotless, lots of variety of food and margarita

Thank Miluska A
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The taste was of the food was pretty bad. The texture of the meat, supposed to be beef, was sort of like potted meat. Taco Bell would have been quite an improvement. Service was slow and we felt unwelcome. Had not been here in a...More

Thank Larryb2107
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice decor and atmosphere. Great food & service. Salsa & chips were wonderful. Location is very convenient.

Thank Marcie S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Doesn't look clean or good. Food mediocre. Wouldn't recommend. Slow service. Better Mexican locally.

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Good location, nice looking restaurant. I didn't like the food, my daughter in law found hair in hers so it wasn't a good start really. The staff and service is poor. I wouldn't visit again. It did seem popular though so perhaps I chose the...More

Thank nellecc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054-4059
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-854-3467
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