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129 Bistro Mexicana

) #67 of 560 Restaurants in Gatineau €€ - €€€ Mexican
129 rue Principale | Gatineau, Gatineau, Quebec j9h3m5, Canada
+1 819-684-8181
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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129 rue Principale | Gatineau, Gatineau, Quebec j9h3m5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

its was good but if people expect real Mexican food please ! my dinner was good like other Canadian Mexican lots of cheese and suaces not spicy in anyway it is what it is, this is aylmer not Mexico

Thank Magnum P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for an early lunch. This is our second visit to the restaurant. Both times we have come away very happy. Food is very good, and the service is excellent - very pleasant people to deal with in French or English.

Thank AudreyD_06
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Some of the reviews almost stopped us from trying this restaurant but we were glad we ate here. A group of 6 of us were seated quickly and had nachos for an appetizer and then our main dishes. Fajitas and chimichangas were very good. The...More

1  Thank Westscotian
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We went there 3 times and every time we were disappointed. No More. We will never return there again. Every time we went there we were served food that was NOT FRESH nor was it HOT. It was cold, not even lukewarm.We told the waitress...More

Thank Cassandra L
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We were there with my husband and kids. We was looking for that piece of Latin flavour. That was no the right place!. Food was very cold, the rice and beans feeling freezed. No a really taste of Latin or Mexican food. The only thing...More

Thank Carito2979
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I have been to this place several times. It is the best mexican place that I went to. The food is made with high quality and the prices are acceptable.I love their Fajitas try them out , you will love it.

Thank skamvari
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Mexicana for the first time. Food was excellent and the service was great. Had a few good laughs with staff. Definitely going back! Jamie Lafleut

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious meal, great surroundings and our waitress Chantal was wonderful. Not our first time here and def not our last!

Thank Molly Y
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were 7 family members who were looking for a quaint, outdoor but covered patio to have a nice meal & wine. We found this Mexican restaurant. We were very happy with the food, the great Sangria, beer and atmosphere. Isabelle greeted us and catered...More

Thank CTarTrip
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This place is nice outside to dine. Big area. Live music in the weekend. We love the nachos and fajitas. Plus you can get 4 beers in a bucket for 20.00.

Thank smileyhappy1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 rue Principale | Gatineau, Gatineau, Quebec j9h3m5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Outaouais Region  >  Gatineau
  • Phone Number: +1 819-684-8181
  • E-mail
Bistro Mexicana 129 offers a nice relaxed atmosphere for either friends night out, couples night out or even a nice family dinner. On our second floor, we have a great room where you can reserve for your staff dinner, Christmas parties, anniversary parties, baptisms receptions, business meeting and much more. For a private party upstairs give us a call to chat. During the summer season, we have a beautiful patio that can seat over 130. We have two water fountains and plenty of shade or sun depending of your mood, a great escape in old Aylmer Gatineau.
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