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Los Molcajetes

211 Liberty Square, Norwalk, CT
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Ranked #69 of 315 restaurants in Norwalk
Cuisines: Mexican
Description: Fabulous local Mexican restaurant. Great food freshly prepared, and a truly Mexican crowd.
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Description: Fabulous local Mexican restaurant. Great food freshly prepared, and a truly Mexican crowd.
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Darien, Connecticut
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247 reviews 247 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
208 helpful votes 208 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

East Norwalk is blessed with a number of very good, authentic and inexpensive Mexican restaurants, this among the newest. Nothing fancy inside, but an extensive menu of the usual fare at very cheap prices. The salsa they bring with chips is incredibly hot as are a number of the dishes. Maybe too hot. The tacos were a bit dry but... More

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Annapolis, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We very much liked the authentic style mexican food, and the margaritas were very good. But the service was extremely slow. There were 6 in our group. The drinks came 2 at a time, spread out by about 20 minutes. We all had frozen margaritas. It seemed there were only 2 people working that night.

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Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We decided to stop by on a Sunday afternoon after church. This place won't win any awards for ambiance if you are looking for a fine dining establishment - dated with banners and signage from beer companies. What you do get though is great food. Don't come here if you are expecting taco bell - do come if you want... More

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

My husband and I ate there last night and had a really great meal for the price. We shared a rice with mixed seafood, a shrimp taco, a sope and a quesadilla plus 2 drinks for $35. Everything was really fresh and tasty. The salsas (all four of them they gave us) were really great. If you are looking for... More

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Naples, Florida
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80 reviews 80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

I found this place late one night looking for something to eat.. Everything else was closed sot it was slim pickings.. Drove past then came back... Glad I did the food is really good.. The chips come with 4 different kinds of salsa on my they are all very good, but my favorite is the guacamole salsa... Oh My God... More

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BRATTLEBORO
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

We were thinking about Mexican food for lunch and based on the reviews we saw, we decided to give this lace a try. 46 seats and not much in the way of atmosphere but the food...outstanding! You start off with a variety (4) of salsas, all fresh and with different levels of heat. My wife had tacos-one beef and one... More

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Rowayton, Connecticut
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Total gem. Full of Mexican families. Beautifully and freshly made LOCAL food. Embarrassingly cheap. I go there every 10-14 days. Start with the drinks menu...order a Casuela if you dare (a huge terracotta bowl....yes bowl...of 3 spirits, fruit and naranja). Or a Cantarito (similar but smaller). Or Horchata for the non-drinkers. Or for the adventurous beer drinkers order Micheladas (just... More

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South Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

For a small place off the beaten path, you will be thrilled. I have been here several times and always loved the food!

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