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Sierra Fria

861 South Broadway, Lexington, KY 40504
859 554 5297
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Ranked #396 of 735 restaurants in Lexington
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jan 25, 2013
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Portsmouth, Ohio
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Hope you are hungry when you come here because the portions are huge! I'm a big eater and I couldn't finish mine. The food was pretty good, basic burrito, beans, and rice. The staff was quite friendly, the facilities were very clean and colorful. Kept my drink full, which is a requirement for me.

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Charlotte, NC
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68 reviews 68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

What more can I say! This place was a great find. The food and margaritas were authentic and prices are great! Don't pass this great establishment over!

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K-Vegas, NC
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116 reviews 116 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012 via mobile

We ate here because we were staying behind the restaurant at SHS for a horse show. What a huge mistake. My little daughter loved the bright lacquered decor, but that was all. I barely made it 50 yards to the hotel before I was so sick I considered going to Prime Care. the server was really friendly and attentive, but... More

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MidWest
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81 reviews 81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

2nd visit to this location. Atmosphere terrific, ambiance great, foor very well presented and delicious....but....here goes. I ordered 3 steak tacos on corn tortillas which included refried beans and rice. The tacos consisted of soft corn tortillas (delicious) filled with ample steak (done to perfection) and cilantro (my favorite garnish). That's it! NO cheese, NO sour cream, NO lettuce, and... More

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Curitiba, Brazil
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221 reviews 221 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Good Mexican food at very, very friendly prices for everything. Friendly, prompt service. Good place for either lunch - combo at US$ 5.99 - or dinner - combo at US$ 6.99. Local beer at US$ 2, jumbo house margaritas at US$ 3 and premium at US$ 6.

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MidWest
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81 reviews 81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

Atmosphere breathtaking, fantastic decor, and the best food this side of Montery, Mexico. AUTHENTIC Mexican, no corners cut or cheap imitations. Service OUTSTANDING and did not feel rushed at all! This location is a WINNER!

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Lexington
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124 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

We ate at Sierra Fria last week, and will not go back. We were "greeted" without a smile or welcome, and it never got better. The margaritas were ok, and are only 2 for 1 during happy hour until 7 pm. The salsa had a tinny taste to it like it was out of an aluminum can...yuck. The chips were... More

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