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Luchitas Mexican Restaurant

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3456 W 117th St, Cleveland, OH 44111-3578
+1 216-252-1169
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Rocky River, Ohio
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83 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were looking for authenticity. My frozen margarita was a chemical-tasting mix. Our burritos and chimichangas were dry. On the plus side, the refried beans were good, the guac with goat cheese was super, and they had a selection of Mexican beers. Did we have a trainee cook that night? Did our waitress wait too long to bring our food... More 

Thank patpetetravel
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120 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Luchitas was a nice restaurant to go to for a planned get together . It's a small restaurant on the West side of Cleveland . They have spaces to eat in the front and back and public restrooms . They also have a bar. The food was good and my co worker said the margaritas were awesome ! My only... More 

Thank jamaicalover
Westlake, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

Seriuosly, GO TO LUCHITA'S! This place has the best food, no matter what you get! I always get the empanadas, which are more of a puerto rican food, but are simply amazing. Can't get past them!

1 Thank Alfred_the_fish
Cleveland, Ohio
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a double date (used a great Groupon) and it was simply delicious. The picado guac is to die for. Everything was so fresh. This was my first time, but this place is a staple in Cleveland - it has been open for very many years and is famous for its classic yummy Mexican food. Highly recommended.

Thank Amanda P
Cleveland, OH
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

It may not be large- in fact it is small- quaint and relaxed. The food here is always consistently good! You get a very good meal for a very good price. It's flavorful and a wonderful taste of Mexico. The service is top notch. The drinks are quite tasty too. I recommend the 'gold' margarita- the way it was meant... More 

Thank Pbear43
Ohio City, Ohio
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

I enjoy going here, food is always fresh and hot. Prices are a little higher than I would like but "you get what you pay for" here :)

Thank myanimals
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

We bought a 4 dinner coupon from Groupon to try the restaurant out and it was great!! the food was awesome and the service was exceptional.

Thank kathyr505
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

I do not know what all the hype is about; we have been there several times before but never impressed. Decided to try again recently, but will probably not go back. One of our group got a quesadilla which ended up looking like a fried burrito folded up like a taco - with very little stuffing inside!! Another got a... More 

Thank TennesseeRosie
New Albany, Ohio
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Recently many of my large family met up in Cleveland for a fundraiser. We had dinner at Luchitas Mexican Restaurant. We had 10 in our group and they actually took a reservation for a Saturday night which was great. We were seated quickly and soon had fresh, hot tortilla chips with an amazing salsa on the table. They kept the... More 

Thank E M
Atlanta, Georgia
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

A hole in the wall but like many, the food was absolutely terrific. Local atmosphere and a relaxed, comfortable dining experience! Recommend 5 stars

Thank Andy T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3456 W 117th St, Cleveland, OH 44111-3578
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-252-1169

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