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Mexicali Rosa's

5472 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1H5, Canada
1(902) 422-7672
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Ranked #277 of 590 restaurants in Halifax
Price range: $10 - $35
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Late Night
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.
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English first
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Hey, it's a busy pub. The food was fast, hot and above average. That's what we hoped for and it's what we got. But I won't be taking my mum there for her birthday. Because it is what it is.

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Prospect, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I come here regularly in the summer for Margarita Monday. They have a great selection of different flavoured margaritas and on Mondays they are only $5 for a single or $6 for a double. You can't beat that price for a good margarita. On occasion I have ordered food here. It is decent food but definitely too expensive for what... More

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

My husband and I and now our 2 kids love going to Mexi's for their unbelievably delicious fajitas. They are soooo good! the other great items on the menu are the deep fried ice cream and strawberry daiquiri's. We always get these same things every time and are never dissapointed! Over the years they have changed owners and the quality... More

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Halifax, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great food and service..A must see is Joe Murphy and the Water Street Blues Band..A guarantee to get the feet moving!!

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Dartmouth, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Nice quiet restaurant, reasonably priced and very good food. Definitely recommend. Like southwest food? This is the place.

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Halifax, Canada
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75 reviews 75 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

This is the first time I have been here in a couple years. I use to go quite often as the food and service were always good and consistent, but just haven't made it in awhile. It absolutely went downhill from the quality of the food, the portion sizes and the customer service. No one greeted us when we arrived,... More

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Antigonish, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I was there many years ago and did not enjoy it. Last week I sent 2 people there and they both did not like it. The burgers were not good. There is just no need of this. There are so many good places to get a burger so why not be one of them. Over all not a good experience... More

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Dieppe, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013 via mobile

We went as 2 couples. Food was not as good as it usually is at the Moncton location. I had the burger and it was ok. Bun was not toasted. Tortilla chips in nachos were stale. Roof top patio was nice. I expected more for what I paid for. I will probrobly will not return there.

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Halifax,Nova Scotia
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181 reviews 181 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Has nice rooftop deck and good selection of beer. Service is spotty at best and the food has gone downhill.Tasted like it was frozen food.Let down by the nachos and the chimichangas which were always reliable years ago. Can't see how they will last serving this food and these portions in such a fickle city with loads of pub options

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

Food was over priced and very poor quality. Margareta was small, no salt and mostly water. Service was poor.

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