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Bueno Loco Restaurante

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Mexican, Southwestern
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240 US Route 1, Falmouth, ME 04105-1367
+1 207-619-7057
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
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Falmouth, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the worst restaurant we've been to in Maine. The food is worse than even Tex-Mex at a chain restaurant. We just went for Cinco de Mayo - spent $82 for 3 people (one a child). The chorizo seemed like hot dogs (disgusting), the chicken enchiladas were flour tortillas with some chicken on the inside, a tiny bit of... More 

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Thank surfnbpt
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

Although I appreciate constructive feedback, you do not have your facts straight! I'm sorry you feel that we are the "worst restaurant in Maine." But our food in NOT Tex-Mex. It is Mayan inspired from the Yucatan region of Mexico and we use only the finest, freshest ingredients in our recipes. In response to what you were charged, a full... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

My mother and I went for lunch for the first time. The waitress/bartender Sam was delightful and was on top of it! The food was delicious. My mother said it was the "best chimichanga she's ever had", and I was impressed with their pulled pork sandwich. The margaritas are also quite good! We look forward to another dining experience there.

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1 Thank goldiegrl14
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We hope to see you and your mother again soon! More 

Portland, Maine
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190 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Stopped by before a movie to have some food and drinks. good selection of beer and drinks. Had some buffalo wings that were great. The chimichangas were terrible and the sauces I just didn't understand at all. The honey chipotle wings were ok...overall thought the food was cold because it sat in the window due to lack of staff. The... More 

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Thank arewehavingfunyet4
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let me know about your recent experience. We, like many local restaurants, were struggling with staffing issues but are fully staffed now! I'm sorry you were disappointed in the mini chimis. They are by far one of our best sellers! We just launched a new menu. I hope you'll have the chance to... More 

Windham, Maine
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I meet two or three times a year with a few colleagues from my prior employer. We've started frequenting Bueno Loco for the good, service, and relaxed pace. We come for early dinner after work and are usually there until nine or ten. They never rush us. Summer we sit on the patio/side walk. Great to be outside. Quiet so... More 

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Thank Wevansme
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

You're one of a select few who can handle the heat of our fire of the dead burrito! I see you like it hot! Thanks for the great review! We hope to see you again soon! More 

Portland
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I come to Bueno Loco about once every six months, usually because I want Mexican food and don't want to drive to Portland. Last night's visit will be my last. I began my meal with "chicken tortilla soup", which looked very much like a small can of liver-flavored cat food had been diluted with broth. It tasted truly awful, and... More 

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Thank Joezone
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

I wanted to acknowledge your comments and apologize for your recent experience. In fact the kitchen has had a makeover and we just launched a new menu last week. I hope you'll consider returning! More 

Bowdoinham, Maine
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I love good spicy Mexican cuisine which has been difficult to find here in Maine primarily because it's just not a place that's replete with spicy anything. I also love a good spicy curry but have had to travel abroad for any such a thing. But the Fire of The Dead burrito here is not only delicious but also out... More 

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Thank JimTalbott
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

The fire of the dead burrito is not for the faint at heart! Glad you enjoyed it! Hope to see you again soon! More 

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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I have been pleasantly surprised by the food at Beuno Loco. I have been here for apps and drinks and dinner. The food is always great and the staff is very friendly.

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Thank Linda D
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

Thanks for the 5-star review! Hope to see you again soon! More 

Poland, Maine
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Sat at the bar and the bartender made me a special drink.Had a burrito. The food was made on sight from fresh ingredients. Delicious!

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Thank Jodi B
Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback! I'm so glad you enjoyed your "special drink" and burrito! We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Portland, Maine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I hadn't been here in quite some time so I thought I would give it a try. I went in hoping for good, fresh Mexican food. The cranberry raspberry margarita was good. It wasn't t that busy tonight. I ordered and waited and waited for at least the chips and guacamole to show up. It was just me and they... More 

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Sharon S, Owner at Bueno Loco Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you for making me aware of your recent experience at my establishment. I am very sorry to hear that neither the food nor service lived up to your expectations. I will address this immediately with my staff and make appropriate changes as necessary. I'd be happy to offer you a gift card to use toward a future visit if... More 

Brunswick, Maine
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114 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Brought a friend because we had a class nearby. Arrived at 4:50pm and were told that they would be switching over to a dinner menu soon so we were given that higher priced menu. We were the only diners in the restaurant. Eventually the waitress arrived at our table. She offered one special. We placed our order and I was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 US Route 1, Falmouth, ME 04105-1367
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 207-619-7057
Description
Bueno Loco offers "CRAZY GOOD" Mayan inspired Mexican cuisine for lunch and dinner. Seasonal, local, and only the freshest ingredients are used to prepare our "made from scratch" menu items. Try something you've never had before like Panuchos or Arrachera Steak seasoned with over 20 secret spices. Or, stick with a classic Bueno Burrito or unique taco... You'll go "loco" for our Mayan Spring Rolls and Chipotle Pulled Pork Sandwich. Sip on our House-infused Margarita and be transported to the tropics! Our menu offerings cater to everyone, including those with specific dietary needs such as gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan. Bueno Loco is the restaurant you have been waiting for where everyone from the hard-core carnivore to the strictest vegan will recognize that their needs were addressed when the menu was planned.

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