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Maria Bonita

#14 of 167 Restaurants in Orem
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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171 W 800 N, Orem, UT 84057-3815
+1 801-426-9328
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11:00 - 09:30
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 09:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in for a late lunch. Had the carnita tacos. Delish! Too big to finish. Loved the salsa. Son had the chicken Poblano and it was really good.

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Thank Rob H
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've gone here on and off again for the past four years. I went a couple weeks ago with my wife and mother. We kept remarking to each other how much we liked the atmosphere, how great the food was (and how large the portions were). I really like that I could order ala carte from the menu (I wasn't... More 

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Thank Sole F
Midway, Utah
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am always looking for good Mexican food and Maria Bonita was a delightful experience. The food was delicious and a great value for what you receive. The best part was the service. Highly recommended.

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Thank Tanya B
Orem, Utah
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

The food here is great. Pretty tasty, and with lots of options. The service has never been that great. They're always nice and everything, but, just not super on top of things like drinks, etc... Also, one thing that was a big ding was that they charge $2.50 if you want more chips and salsa after your first round. This... More 

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Thank Oversizeload
Provo, Utah
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140 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

When my wife, who is Brazilian, wants a good Mexican Food dining out experience, our choice more often than not is Maria Bonita in Orem, UT, close to our home. The service is good, the prices are popularly modest, and the food has never disappointed. I can't say there is anything stunning or extraordinary about the food or the ambiance.... More 

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Thank Stevan D
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Maria Bonita for many, many years. The cute little server, Maria, is the best. The food is amazing! We love the mocajete! I tried a chimichanga last night and loved it as well. Chips and salsa are wonderful too!

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Thank Mindy M
Orem, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

My sales team and I ate at Maria Bonita for lunch on December 23, a super busy pre-Christmas day. The restaurant was packed and the waiting area truly is too small as this restaurant draws a crowd, however, the host and server were super friendly and joked with everyone to ease the lunch/Christmas rush tension. We waited about 15 minutes... More 

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Thank RoarkeEnterprises
Orem, Utah
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Worst place ever !! First OF all we where 3 person , husband daughter 2 year and me We asked to seat in front of the window and the guy Said NO that he had to ask first. what the !!! After that manager comes and gives us another table , after we got our food and everything , 3... More 

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Thank Rosii25
Lindon, Utah
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Been twice now and both times waited forever to get my food. Tonight we waited over an hour. We just about left. Don't know if I'll go back. Food is good but service is lacking. They also need a better waiting area.

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Thank Shawn S
Calgary, Canada
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I was visiting family and we decided to go for Mexican. Maria Bonita was highly rated so we decided to try it out. We beat the dinner rush because people were lined up outside the door on a Saturday evening. We really enjoyed the complimentary chips and salsa. Service was good and we each received a hug with our order.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 09:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 09:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 09:30
Thursday
11:00 - 09:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 W 800 N, Orem, UT 84057-3815
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Orem
  • Phone Number: +1 801-426-9328

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?