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Prickly Pear

637 Williamson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-8104
+1 704-799-0875
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (33 reviews)
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“corn soup” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
637 Williamson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-8104
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down favorite place to go for a more upscale Spanish meal! The menu has some unique dishes I’ve never seen at other restaurants and everything we’ve tried is great! The atmosphere is really beautiful as well

Thank laurengnc
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Food was luke warm dry and bland. My Paella was almost just sticky rice barley any meat and no Bell Peppers. Very expensive plate of rice!!!! What morsels of beef and chicken in it were tough and tasteless, it had no more more than 3-4...More

Thank hd54kh
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Always enjoy relaxing over a good meal on a terrace overlooking a lake - absolutely true here! A bit of traffic noise but still good. Service was friendly but not standout...same with the food. Fajitas, guacamole, calamari drinks were all good but not really memorable....More

Thank Markse101
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The Prickly Pear was delicious and had a superb view. I loved the table side guacamole and Prickly Pear specialty cocktail. The food was authentic and pleased everyone in the family. The only downside was there felt like tension among the staff. We liked our...More

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This place is for real! It’s a bit pricey, but worth it for a special meal. We had a table of 15 and our waiter was wonderful.

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This review is not reflective of the food which we always enjoy. One week ago we decided to change where we wanted to eat for Cinco de Mayo. Before cancelling the original restaurant, I called Prickly Pear to make sure we could get in. No...More

Thank cardscharlotte
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I had the Paella and my wife had the crab cakes and corn soup. The food was excellent -- very nice, fresh ingredients thoughtfully combined -- much better than typical Tex-Mex chains. We sat outside on a warm May evening overlooking picturesque Lake Norman. All...More

Thank 120HughW
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Sorry. I wan't impressed. We went there with a few couples last week. The service was terrific but the food was....blah. My fajita was basically tasteless. Grilled chicken placed on top of semi seasoned onions and peppers. Hey Prickly Pear, the chicken is supposed to...More

Thank Lou D
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Outstanding food, service, view...it is a true pleasure to dine here. This is not a typical Mexican restaurant, this is one of my favorite places to dine.

Thank aoontheroad
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Not your typical Tex-Mex restaurant. This place is a cut above. The food is thoughtful and equisitlely prepared. I have eaten here many times and was never disappointed with the experience. The wait staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Dsegletes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 Williamson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117-8104
    (Harbor Point Village)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mooresville
  • Phone Number: +1 704-799-0875
  • E-mail
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