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Mexicana Mama - CLOSED

525 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2607
+1 212-924-4119
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
16 Nov 2013
“Authentic Mexican”
15 Oct 2013
“Great food, fun atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
€€ - €€€
525 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2607
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 16 November 2013

My daughter took me here while visiting her in NYC. If she hadn't taken me, I never would have went in. What a pleasant surprise. Very small but comfortable. From start to finish, this was a pleasant experience. Our server and our food were excellent....More

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Reviewed 15 October 2013

We flew from Glasgow dumped our bags and headed straight out to a new york saturday night stopping in here for dinner. It was super friendly, welcoming from the outside and had a relaxed canteen feel inside. Food was excellent and service friendly and efficient....More

Thank Lottiejam
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We grabbed a late lunch here on a Saturday afternoon. There were four of us. It's a cute place with yummy food! We each got a beer. While we were there Happy Hour started so the next round was cheaper! I had a salad with...More

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I do not know why anyone would give this place good food reviews. The service was great, but the food is comprised of canned sauces, frozen burritos, nothing-but-mix margaritas. Just gross. And expensive for what you're getting. We tried the other location when we first...More

Thank kmiet
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Tiny, storefront sized place (seats maybe twenty at tables, five at a counter) with dishes that are head and shoulders above what you find at the majority of NYC's Mexican restaurants, whether big or small. Enormous care appears to be taken with preparation, everything cooked...More

Thank Toreadorable
Reviewed 17 March 2013

I was in the mood for something light, so I had a spicy broth with fresh avocado and corn in it, and some grilled corn on the cob. The beer selection was good and sitting along the wall with the heater on under my seat,...More

Thank mms_nj
Reviewed 4 January 2013 via mobile

Bit pricey and not the kind of place to get your bang for your buck but the atmosphere is nice and the food is yummy. They prepare each dish nicely. Staff is friendly, very on top of things, knows the menu well. The restaurant is...More

Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 14 September 2012

I have eaten at this restaurant - or gotten take out or delivery - at least once a week for the past 7-8 years. Yes, it's true. This place has my absolute favorite Mexican. It's not your average fried menu and you don't get heaps...More

Thank ES442
Reviewed 29 July 2012

OK, warning - it is very small so be warned - you may have to wait. BUT IT"S TOTALLY WORTH IT! Was recommended this restaurant by the concierge at the SoHo Trump Hotel. She warned that 3 margaritas would put us on our fannies. We...More

Thank EMuirAGM
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Food always fresh and great. Great warm habanero salsa! (you have to pay for the chips and salsa) but it is soooo good!! Awesome guacamole... fish tacos always a hit... same for the pork tacos! Love this place (both locations). Highly recommend! Bring your friends...More

Thank Julie R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-924-4119
Authentic Mexican cooking for gourmets, in a miniscule West Village spot.
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