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Mateo's Hacienda

56 Centre St, Bath, ME 04530
(207) 443-3511
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Ranked #19 of 44 Restaurants in Bath
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 14, 2014
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English first
Durham, New Hampshire
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68 reviews 68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I stopped in for the first time today and had two tacos for $3 each. It filled my taco needs sort of, but the meat wasn't super tasty, the toppings not memorable and I would have rather had one heaping taco for $4 or $5. The corn tortillas were pretty good. Two hours south on Rt. 1 you can find... More

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Fairburn
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Okay, so being from Texas I was a bit apprehensive about having mexican food in a place like Maine, however this place does a great job! Its affordable, well portioned, and the folks working there were very nice. If your looking for a brake from sea food you wont be disappointed! They make there own chips too!!

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Woolwich, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

If you love mexican food, this is a restaurant that you must visit. The food from this restaurant is all cooked from scratch and with much care. The portions are generous and worth the money.

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

This a little hole in the wall, with very friendly staff, where we tired the burritos, tacos, and quesadillas. I didn't like the tacos. The soft shells were soggy and cold and the tacos were small and lacked flavour. They did not come with sour cream or salsa, which is a deal breaker for me. Burritos were a little to... More

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

The tacos were tasty and the staff was friendly. Mexican food does not have a singular "taste" like the previous reviewer noted. We enjoyed the flavor profiles highlighted in the unique salsa and sides, and will return to try other items on the menu. If you are looking for mainstream or typical mexican, look elsewhere. We recommend the Poblano or... More

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Rockland, Maine
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

The place is very tiny. Plan on getting your order to go. I went on the recommendation of a colleague. My choice was a Tequila Lime Chicken burrito with peppers. It was heavy. I weighed it when I got home...1.5 pounds. I was not able to taste the distinct flavors of each ingredient. Perhaps, that is the nature of burritos.... More

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Bath, Maine
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

This food does not taste like mexican, the place is dirty an food is gross. More like slop on a taco shell, the meat is runny an greasy.

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Portland, Maine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

As the previous poster noted, this is a hole-in-the-wall. Think of it as a taco stand/takeout, not a sit down restaurant. There are only a couple of chairs, and there is no public restroom. However, the food is great, and the portions are generous. I'll be back.

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Portland, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2011

Amazing. This place is the definition of "hole in the wall" but the food FRESH, and prepared with great care. We had the special: Burrito with pork and sweet potato. I've had a lot of burritos, and these were outstanding. Ask for their homemade jalapeno salsa. I've never had better. It's not "I dare you to eat this" hot. It's... More

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