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Mexicali Rosa's

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5472 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1H5, Canada
1(902) 422-7672
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tue - Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Mexis is the destination for Mexican/Californian inspired cuisine in the...
Mexis is the destination for Mexican/Californian inspired cuisine in the HRM! With the rooftop patio and private party room this restaurant and bar allows you to enjoy ANY atmosphere you desire, whether you're looking to relax, have a romantic night out for 2 by the fireplace, get some work done, or celebrate a birthday and just have a good time, we can provide it all! So come sip on one of our famous margaritas and remember... we're not saving lives, we're just making tacos.
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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Lovely evening on the patio

Had dinner and drinks with four friends last evening and were very pleased to get a table on the patio. Our server was very efficient, pleasant and knowledgeable about the menu and drinks. The cocktails were average but we were all very pleased with the food. We were sitting very close to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Barb R
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Windsor, Canada
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  • Large groups
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Windsor, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Had dinner and drinks with four friends last evening and were very pleased to get a table on the patio. Our server was very efficient, pleasant and knowledgeable about the menu and drinks. The cocktails were average but we were all very pleased with the food. We were sitting very close to the speakers so when the Latin music started... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

There were only 5 people eating lunch at 1:30pm on a Saturday. Service was fair, but the food was good. My wife got the vegetarian quesadilla, and I had a Tijuana wrap, both of which were good. The chips before ordering were over cooked and over salted, but the pico sauce was great--just the right zing!

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nova scotia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We decided to take our family out to dinner for our daughters 19th birthday I called to make reservation and asked if they do anything to celebrate birthdays. They said yes they have sombraoes, dessert and they would embarrass my daughter which was what we wanted. We arrived decided to sit on patio, food arrived but we did not have... More 

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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I ordered the Club Quesadilla , and it was down right terrible . There was water running out of the quesadilla when it was picked up and there was barely any cheese inside it. I will never go back to this place again .Service was average .

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

the cost has really increased since the last time I've been and the portions decreased. I had the taco salad and asked for spicy beef. Not spicy and really not good. The edible bowl was slightly stale. Will not return.

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Ontario
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I was excited to find Mexicali Rosa's in Halifax. The food was excellent and plentiful. Had the Bruschetta as an appetizer, it was amazing. We were a party of five and all had different entrees, everyone enjoyed the food. Will definitely go again when visiting Halifax.

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Nova Scotia's Bay of Fundy and Annapolis Valley, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I went to Halifax with my friend..For a change, we tried this restaurant..And we didn't regret it because the food is superb, the ambiance is very nice and service is good..Definitely when I go back to Halifax, ill make sure that I'll have another nice meal with them :)

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Halifax, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I recently went to Mexicali Rosa's on Spring Garden Road on a Thursday evening as they had their nacho special on. We ordered the Chipolte Chicken Nacho's, the nacho's were good but there was barely an order for an appetizer for 2 people - I would say that I would not pay the regular price for those nachos. Then next... More 

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Wayland, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Manager Sarah made personally sure that everything was too our liking. Server Rachel was full of humor and a huge genuine smile. Good selection of beers (Corona and Dos EquXX were the only Mexican beers- but served with proper slice of lime.) The food is flavored to the locals - but three hot sauces were available to spice your personal... More 

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Wolfville, Canada
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

We went there last night for margaritas and fajitas. It was the best service I have ever had. The food was plentiful and hot. The beer was cold. And the drinks were good.

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Additional Information about Mexicali Rosa's

Address: 5472 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1H5, Canada
Phone Number: 1(902) 422-7672
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 35
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5472 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1H5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: 1(902) 422-7672

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 35
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups

Description

Mexis is the destination for Mexican/Californian inspired cuisine in the HRM! With the rooftop patio and private party room this restaurant and bar allows you to enjoy ANY atmosphere you desire, whether you're looking to relax, have a romantic night out for 2 by the fireplace, get some work done, or celebrate a birthday and just have a good time, we can provide it all! So come sip on one of our famous margaritas and remember... we're not saving lives, we're just making tacos.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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