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Carmelita's

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8526 Old County Road 54, New Port Richey, FL 34653-6458
7273764800
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11:00 - 21:30
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Portrichey,fl
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, and Great prices for families, loves the chips and salsa. Love the Mexican pizza. The kids menu has a lot of choices too. Tues is all you can eat tacos. Monday's kids eat free. Free food on your birthday.

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Thank teresap118
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had 3 ground beef enchiladas and my friend had the wet burrito, both of which were large portions and very tasty. I also had the house margarita which was nothing special.

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Thank Herb M
New Port Richey, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great atmosphere, good food and good service. Went with a group of ladies and everyone was served at the same time and the food hot.

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Thank Conniec1998
Clearwater, Florida
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I loved the Carnitas Burrito. Everything here is excellent. Oh the chips and salsa are to die for. I could eat here everyday. Best Mexican in town.

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Thank dennisbriggs1
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My wife and I tried Carmelita's a second time. The food was OK. NOTHING special. The prices were very reasonable. The service was really good but we probably will not go back.

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Thank Shawn F
Fountain, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I guess I'm spoiled as I grew up in California and the Mexican food their is the best. I had hoped for hot and spicy but it was just average. I prefer fresh hot tortilla chips and I bet these were out of a bag. The atmosphere is fine and the service was very good. I guess I will just... More 

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Thank Mark C
New Port Richey, Florida
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We always enjoy the food. Lots of chips & very good salsa to start. I have tried several items on the menu & always enjoyed what I ordered. My companion sticks with the chimichaunga cooked crispy & he loves it. I always order double black beans for my sides. Then, if you have room, go for the flan. If you... More 

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Thank janet l
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great restaurant - love eating there. Food is delicious, service is excellent, atmosphere is very casual.

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Thank MAK K
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I went to Carmelita's in the mood for chicken mole. Perhaps because I am spoiled by my mother-in-law, who prepares it from scratch for me once in a great while, it did not meet my expectations. It was good, it just did not have a lot of flavor, especially that spicy chocolate flavor I was craving. Our waitress was very... More 

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Thank Lisa C
Trinity, Florida
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53 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Today, August 19, 2016, my sister and I ate lunch at Carmelita's, arriving about 1:15pm. We've eaten at this restaurant previously, just not for several years. We were immediately greeted and seated in a booth. Our server took our drink order and returned with the drinks and complimentary chips and salsa (medium). The salsa was exceptionally good, very flavorful, with... 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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8526 Old County Road 54, New Port Richey, FL 34653-6458
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  New Port Richey
  • Phone Number: 7273764800

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