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Monte de Rey

Highway 421, Winkler's Mill Mall, Wilkesboro, NC
+1 336-903-1276
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Highway 421, Winkler's Mill Mall, Wilkesboro, NC
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have eaten here since around 2000. The food and service are always first-rate, but it is best to avoid super-busy times, like right after church on Sundays. It is one of the most popular restaurants in the region. Such is is...More

Thank jwthompson1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food! Hot and tasty, will come again while we are here. The waitress was a bit slow but they were busy and she could have been new to a crowd.

Thank Karah747
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We were camping in the area and decided we wanted Margaritas. I was thinking steak but my spouse suggested Mexican. I looked to tripadvisor and found this gem. We were seated immediately even though the place was almost full. The salsa is great since it...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

My family loves this place so upon visiting this past weekend, we stopped in. I can see why they love it. Everyone was friendly and the environment was clean. The lunch specials are very large and incredibly cheap. Two of us each had a lunch...More

Thank Kayla G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Quick Mexican food! Fresh and large servings. The quesadilla was amazing (but a little on the greasy side).

Thank MS28659
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Most of the time the service is good. I did wait once for 30 min and didn't have any food and my wife and I left. We gave them a second chance and they didn't disappoint.

Thank David S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican style tacos with onion and cilantro. If you like your tacos really spicy ask for the home made hot sauce. Squeeze a little lime on them and you've got a great meal. Cheers!!!

Thank Justin H
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoy going to Monte de Rays once a month or so. I love the look and feel of the restaurant and the food is amazing. Their chilli reyanos are off the chain!

Thank Tim E
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Stop in around 1:30 for lunch.. Not busy...no waiting. Friendly staff...server to our table quickly to deliver chips salsa and take our drink order.. Chips were hot and fresh ...salsa tasty not to spicy. I had the lunch chicken fajitas...the chicken was pretty dry...the salad...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 13 February 2017

1 Person to seat us, 2nd person to get drink order, and a 3rd person to get food order. The 3rd person walked to kitchen and walked straight back plates of food. Food was not very hot. We got plates of food before silverware, chips...More

Thank creatamem
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Questions & Answers
23 October 2016|
Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
Operating hours are from 11am until 10:30pm
24 November 2015|
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Response from MrTaibo | Reviewed this property |
No they will not be open for thanksgiving!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 421, Winkler's Mill Mall, Wilkesboro, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Wilkesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-903-1276
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