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Chevys Fresh Mex

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Midtown
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
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243 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7297
+1 212-302-4010
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Wichita, Kansas
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First, the food was pretty good. Fajitas were great, my daughter's picadillo beef taco was good and my son was overstuffed by his tamale and chimichanga. The atmosphere is ok considering that we were only a couple blocks from Times Square and not exactly near anything Southwest. The restaurant is huge with plenty of seating and we didn't "need" a... More 

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Thank flatlandcoug
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service is good but the food is very bland. Probably not the best restaurant to go to but their drinks seems a little better.

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Thank SSG92
Fort Worth, Texas
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stumbled into Chevys based on where we got off our bus. They were conveniently located and ready to serve. The staff was good and so was the food. The only thing wrong with Chevys was all the "stuff" we as customers could see as we went to and from the restrooms. If it were not for that, I would... More 

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Cambridge, Vermont
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were walk ins on Sunday night, and told there,was a 30 minute, which we,accepted. It wasn't that busy, so,we,sat ignored for the time, and promptly were seated after 30 minutes. We then sat at our table for at least another 15 minutes totally ignored, so,we,got,up,and left.

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Thank Sw05464
Napier, New Zealand
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81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and drinks and great service too. Reasonable prices also. This turned into a fun night thanks to bar staff. Wouldn't hesitate to return

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Vacaville, California
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77 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good breakfast ( they do not have toast.....lol....) fair prices. The waitress made a special effort to get us toast, however, it was cold, and dry, no butter. Waitress said they did not have any. automatic 18% tip added onto bill here as well., but waitress never returned to our table once delivering breakfast, we had to seek out someone... More 

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Thank Winstoniscute
Hawaii
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90 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Chevy's is two floors. We at upstairs and they were able to get us out in an hour. We thought we weren't going to make it because after we sat down there wasn't a lot of hired help to be seen, then after about 40 minutes the food came out of the kitchen. Don't know if they always staff... More 

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Thank Travlholic
bath
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would avoid this one - food was exceptionally slow , eventually had to ask after 60 mins if it was coming , it then appeared , service was at best described poor. The place was not busy l can see why. Much better places to eat in NYC and at cheaper prices .

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Thank BathSilvercar
new york
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164 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here today after going to the Auto show at the Javits Center. We were seated upstairs quickly and our waitress, Elizabeth, was friendly. Our service was intermittent though and my dish was cold but Elizabeth made a whole new dish for me which was appreciated. The food is ok. It's fast food Mexican so it's not authentic but... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Any time I'm in the Times Square area, I hit Chevy's. Today, as I was being seated, I told the host that I was kinda in a hurry. He asked if I knew what I wanted. I gave him my order and my food was out in no time! I usually order the Shrimp & Crab Enchiladas. It is served... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7297
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-302-4010
Description
When we think Chevys Fresh Mex, we go to our happy place; fun-lovin’ guests, fajitas & margaritas, and the freshest food, always from scratch. Founded in 1986 in Alameda, California, Chevys is an ultra-casual restaurant concept that offers guests an array of freshly prepared Mexican dishes in a relaxing atmosphere. Similar to other Real Mex restaurants, Chevys prepares its dishes daily from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. Chevys is a national brand with locations in 8 states. Chevys' store base includes 39 Company-owned restaurant locations and 16 franchised restaurants. With more than 25 years of successful operations, Chevys is the most widely recognized Mexican casual dining brand in northern California, and is the second largest Mexican casual dining brand in California in terms of number of restaurants, behind El Torito. Designed to offer a fiesta for the senses, where every experience is fresh, fun and full of flavor, the concept is focused on the execution of its trend-setting Fresh Mex® menu and continuous innovation. Chevys uses a "Fresh Mex®" pledge which underscores the Company's promise that all products are made daily from scratch.

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