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Casa Romero

30 Gloucester St, Boston, MA 02115
+1 617-536-4341
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
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30 Gloucester St, Boston, MA 02115
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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

When I rate restaurants I take into account the price as well .. this place was 4.75 for a coke and 4.50 for lemon aid just not fair overpriced !!! I got the steak and chicken combo for $25 the food was good but potions...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank W3794LWjimb
Reviewed 11 November 2018

A friend who works in the neighborhood of this restaurant recommended it. It's hidden away and a wonderful secret. They've been in business quite awhile.The food is fresh and tasty and seems authentic. The venue is cozy, not too loud and accented with Mexican tiles....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nyww2015
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

What a find! We fancied a Mexican, found this by chance and luckily they had space. It was so busy. Great atmosphere, food was delicious and not the kind of Mexican we get in UK.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank samanthah13
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Having moved to the west coast from the Boston suburbs, I haven't been to Casa Romero in at least 10yrs. But when a trip came up and I had a super early flight back home, I arranged to revisit Casa Romero (I had to check...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ron G
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I guess I was tired, but I was pulling on the side wall as it looked just like the front door. Both were tiled. Finally I saw the door HANDLE! Good thing, as I would not have wanted to miss this place. Love the decor...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wanderingconstance11
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Hidden in an alley off Gloucester casa romero is truly a gem. Delicious, authentic unique mexican food. If you go; you will never really enjoy fast food mexican restaurants again. From the margaritas, to the salsa, to the dinners (particularly loved the chicken verde and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rbluvs2travel
Leo R, Manager at Casa Romero, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you so much for your review and so happy you enjoyed your experience with us. Please come back again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Excellent tamale's. The mole enchiladas are awesome. Tried various margaritas all great tasting and potent. The alleyway entrance was interesting. Wasn't sure it was door :) But once you walk in your in for an excellent meal and drinks!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GaryD912
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Amazingly close for off the beaten path, Casa Romero is not on the street, it is on the alley. It’s small sign is easily missed, but don’t. The food was fantastic. Nice variety unless you are looking for fast food style Mexican. I didn’t see...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mark J
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy Mexican food and little surprises then this is a must. Located down a small alley down a set of stairs unveiling the coolest outdoor patio surrounded by five story brick buildings on all sides with cascading ivy from the apartment balcony as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank HappyWoodturner
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Ok - I suppose that some people could possibly have had some rough experiences. However, even after reading about some of these experiences and being on the lookout for dispassionate waitstaff, crummy food, etc... I experienced NONE of those things. The atmosphere is charming. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank travelingmusician73
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Response from mookie61 | Reviewed this property |
I would give them a call-they are very nice and I am sure will have a ready answer. But I suspect yes. For example, they use corn-based flour, when it is used at all-not wheat-based. There are plenty of options that don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Gloucester St, Boston, MA 02115
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-536-4341
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Casa Romero is the oldest Mexican Restaurant in New England, with more than 45 years serving the most authentic Mexican Cuisine.
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