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Mexicali Blues Cafe

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Bar, Pub, Mexican
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1409 Queen Anne Rd, Teaneck, NJ 07666-3517
+1 201-833-0011
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Ramsey, New Jersey
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The music was good and the band was really good . It was a crowded night. We ate here a group of 10 people. So not an easy time for the kitchen. The waitress was nice but the timing to have the food and drinks were slow. Its a place to come back but expect delays lol!!!

Thank Ana V
Denville, New Jersey
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This is a great venue to go listen to live music, however if you want to eat, eat beforehand. Our food was cool to cold when it arrived and the waitress was usually no where to be found as it seemed she was the only one handling the entire restaurant. Drinks were tasty though.

Thank Dan M
Allendale, New Jersey
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Have gone several times to watch our grandson play for the School of Rock in Waldwick,NJ. Incredible music from very talented kids. Food was just average Mexican.

Thank lindalevy775
Maywood, New Jersey
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2015

I've been here about 20 times, but eaten here only once. The crab cake was tasty. I had coffee in a French press, also good. But the music! The sound here is spectacular. The open mic night is always a treat. If you love good music, great sound and an easy commute, this is the spot.

Thank MethuselahSeven
princeton, nj
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97 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

never having been, we didn't know what to expect. Had tickets to see James McMurtry and got tickets online. Decided last minute to make a reservation to eat as well. a very good thing I made too cuz this place was jammed. They seated us upstairs and we were glad. There are very few bar stools downstairs and most people... More 

Thank vankalen
Asbury Park, New Jersey
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2015

The food here was average Tex-mex, not too pricey but definitely not what I'd call 'cheap'. Drinks were well priced at $7 for a classic margarita and around the same for a quality beer. The location is a little odd, I came specifically for a band otherwise I probably wouldn't have driven an hour north as there really isn't much... More 

Thank catymogo
Beautiful Jersey shore
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142 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Saw Dana Fuchs here in early March 2015. We didn't have reservations so we arrived before doors opened to get a set at the bar. We were 6th people to enter - and there were only 4 barstools in the entire place! We ended up standing for 5 hours, ate at the bar standing up. Food was awful although hubby... More 

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New Jersey
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97 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Ok another Nite out with the DIVAS I stumbled onto this place on line. Tickets are purchased on line with a small fee or U could go to there box office but call first there only open when they have bands after 4:pm. The country music came on & they were unbelievable we all danced & I really don't care... More 

Thank Lexy D
Lindenhurst, New York
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544 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

well, maybe not... but if you want to come out for a DSO show locally here it is. Really nice sized little bar. Perfect layout really. I can't speak to the food because I wouldn't think to eat in a place like this. Nice selection of beer. Really close to the George Washington Bridge. I shot right over here from... More 

Thank Iratdog
New York City, New York
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Food was acceptable, drinks reasonably priced and as a live music venue it cant be beat. Reserve a table to guarantee a seat.

Thank Glenn D

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
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Bar, Pub, Mexican
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1409 Queen Anne Rd, Teaneck, NJ 07666-3517
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Teaneck
  • Phone Number: +1 201-833-0011

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?