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Mi Cocina de Amor

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
711 Bigley Ave, Charleston, WV 25302-3356
+1 304-205-5461
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
“refried beans” (2 reviews)
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
711 Bigley Ave, Charleston, WV 25302-3356
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in as it was close to hospital. The Caucasian brunette girl server was pleasant and I could tell she was either new or not really sure of the menu. I asked what a huckleberry margarita was and if I could get frozen. She...More

1  Thank Materialgrl
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I love this place. My wife and I go there occasionally for a change of pace from the chain places. I love the family-run atmosphere. Everything I've had there is awesome, but I'm an enchilada lover, and these are top drawer. I can't forget the...More

Thank RayCurtis
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Ordered for takeout. Picked up 15 minutes later. Queso Fundido was just a solid disc of cheese. Chimi was not crisp at all. Out did have a lot of meat though. Beans seemed canned, but might not have been. Not certain... Guac was good Called...More

1  Thank Bryson P
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The food, surroundings and people are awesome!! Fresh Fresh food. The best everything. My first choice to going out!

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 20 December 2017

My Co-Worker and I went to dinner here. We found it to be a very nice Mexican restaurant. The Food was good, it was warm and inviting. The Margarita's were very tasty. I would go back to this place again.

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We generally like this eatery quite well. The food today was obviously not fresh and had been reheated and overcooked. This was visible as well. The prices are too high to not serve freshly cooked food. They are not busy on this weeknight so it's...More

2  Thank m0125
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I had heard the place was great and was terribly disappointed as were the other 4 persons with me. My food was bland and nothing like real Mexican Cuisine. I only hope it was just a bad day but nobody was happy. I do know...More

1  Thank rreishman
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat and the staff is very friendly. We've been here multiple times and each time the food has been consistently good. Their salsa is the best in Charleston area!

Thank Breanna H
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant with seating for about ohhhh about 40 inside and 8-10 tables outside. They pull center restaurant tables together for large groups. No booths seen. Nice cantina style decor. Not typical chain restaurant atmosphere. Some original artwork including a "blueprint" for creating a Taco...More

Thank Stacia S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

What a delightful place! Not only was the food amazing and authentic, the staff were good-humored and incredibly funny. I ordered the buffalo chicken nachos, which was such a large portion, I took the rest home for two additional meals. Highly recommend!

Thank architectsarah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Bigley Ave, Charleston, WV 25302-3356
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-205-5461
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