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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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50 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1226
+1 413-528-2002
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Lenox, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As locals, we have frequented Xicohtencati many times over the years. Outside seating is great. Good food and drinks. Never had a meal that wasn't excellent.

Thank sirius7
South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am always willing to try new things and I am not familiar with authentic Mexican food. I asked about the mole. Was offered a taste and liked it, so I ordered it. The bartender asked me if I wanted chopsticks with it.... It took me a minute as I assume the best of everyone. Why would he ask me... More 

Thank Chrissie O
Boston, Massachusetts
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110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to Xicohtencatl numerous times now, and it is consistently an excellent experience. Delicious margaritas (there must be over a dozen variations to choose from) and wonderful gourmet Mexican food. It's definitely not Americanized Tex-Mex. The atmosphere is relaxed with outdoor porch seating available in warm weather. On our most recent visit I had Costillas de Puerco con Chipolte-an... More 

Thank BostonTravelers00
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a happy-feeling place, with great tequilas and menu options both familiar and unusual. We went on a Saturday evening and there were several large groups, many with small children. It's great to find an already-ski place that can take your whole party without fuss. The poblano mole with chicken was excellent, as were the guacamole, pork tacos and... More 

Thank Bsmsservetar
Merrick, New York, Usa
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

There seafood soup with a tomato base was warming & delicious. The biztek was very good and the atmosphere was delightful.

Thank William E
Houston, Texas
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We don't know if they have changed owners but it is not the same. Ordered fajitas, they came with 1 tortilla. Charged .75 a piece for each additional one. This will be our last visit.

Thank Reeree767
Westfield, Massachusetts
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115 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

My wife and I have been here three other times but not in over a year. Got there early after a hike to Race brook falls . Ordered a lava crock of Gaucamole , lot's of cilantro and tomatoes, it was very fresh and flavorful. Don't think they make the chips but were tasty just the same. They have a... More 

Thank john D
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had never been to the Berkshires and wanted to check it out. We stayed in Great Barrington. We got there on a Friday night and wanted to find a restaurant. We tried to go to a couple different places but they were packed. My wife saw this restaurant as we drove by and suggested giving it... More 

Thank Bill E
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Authentic mexican flavors. Lots of vegetarian options. We all liked this restaraunt. Quick service and tasty food.

Thank Sara69801
Bliss, Idaho
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We cook Mexican at home, make our own tacos and create a mean mole. When we eat Mexican out, we expect better than what we can essemble at home. This was a real disappointment - we drowned our sorrows in drink, which was pricey but necessary. So great for drinks, skip down the road for dinner.

Thank ds107

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 413-528-2002

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