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Margaritas Mexican Restaurant

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Mexican, Southwestern
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1 Bicentennial Sq, Concord, NH 03301-4058
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16:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
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Concord, New Hampshire
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Margaritas has a great menu of good Mexican food and a terrific selection of interesting margaritas as well as other beverages.

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Thank travelerConcordNh
United States
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Situated in an old police station some of the tables are placed in old jail cells. Decorations come from Mexico to create a nice atmosphere. Food was better than fast food mexican. Roasted corn was a bit too burnt for my taste. Waitress was encouraging ordering a lot of food and beverages. Nice downtown location that is becoming gentrified.

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Thank fragrantrosa
Methuen, Massachusetts
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208 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A magnet in the downtown, this place is a trully unique place to eat. It has been here quite a long time and that is a compliment to the great food and drinks. The setting is the old City Police Station and holding cells. The kids love sitting in the old cells, and sometimes you may have to wait a... More 

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Thank Eagle-Eye24
KidTaco, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and for the loyal patronage. This is our flagship restaurant and we have been here since 1985! Eating in cells is definitely a unique part of the experience - we only wish the city built more cells when they built the building. George seems to like it nonetheless. Hope we see you again soon. More 

Worthington, Massachusetts
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

First visit here. Not a real Mexican food enthusiast but enjoyed my food and experience. Friends I met up with go here whenever in the Concord area. Went on a Sat. Evening around 5 pm had no trouble with seating and no reservations, but when leaving they had a wait, so go early or make a reservation. Quaint and great... More 

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Thank Cushpond
KidTaco, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and glad you enjoyed! Glad you also got to check out Bicentennial Square too. We love our neighborhood! Hope to see you again soon. More 

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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Fantastic atmosphere historical building (old Concord jail) decorated in bright authentic Mexican decorations food and drink amazing!

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Thank colby01
KidTaco, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and glad you enjoyed. This is a great building with lots of history. Glad you could be part of it. More 

Meredith, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Took my family of four here for dinner. Very cool place but the food was terrible. Took 1/2 hour to get out soft drinks and over an hour to get our meals. 3 out of the 4 were disgusting. They told one of our kids that his side of corn was taking too long so he's going to need to... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

I called at 4:30 for a 6pm reservation. The snarky staff member informed me they would only accept call ahead seating requests 1/2 hour ahead. So I called at 5:30 and was informed that they would put in our name, but when we got there at 6pm we would have to wait 2 hours. So we went to El Rodeo... More 

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Thank Thechrissy
Concord, New Hampshire
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Old jail converted into a restaurant. Rumors of hauntings (never any indication myself but I like it). Good food. Great lime-in-the-coconut margs and chips/salsa.

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Thank rjwebbinnh
KidTaco, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We are glad you enjoyed. While the spirit that allegedly roams our cells is believed to be mostly benevolent, were glad you haven't run in to him. He hates sharing his salsa. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere, food was good, staff were friendly and pleasant. The restaurant used to be a jail and you can sit in an old cell!

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Thank Ashley N
Goffstown, New Hampshire
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Great drinks, great food, sat in the bar with another couple. Had apps. Queso cheese dip was awesome, all food was excellent. The most amazing part of our visit was Kevin our server, he was probably the best waiter I have ever experienced. He had the right balance of being attentive and not being intrusive. Kept us up to speed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bicentennial Sq, Concord, NH 03301-4058
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Concord

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