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50 Stockbridge Rd Route 7, Great Barrington, MA 01230
413-528-2002
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Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Albany, Oregon
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130 reviews 130 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

You can not miss the restaurant as you drive through Great Barrington. It is the bright yellow building on the top of small hill as the main street. Beautiful flowers and landscaping. There is a great parking area for their customers to pull into. First impression to walk in. . . .it was very clean, and we greeted with a... More

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Hudson, New York
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67 reviews 67 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The last time I was at Xicohtencatl was in the summer. Since then they have modified the menu and have put someone with a defter hand in the kitchen. Although I have consistently enjoyed my meals at this place, I was presently surprised to find the food better than ever. As some reviewers observed, there are some very pricey items... More

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Delicious meal on the porch. Very prompt service and great advice about beer and entree selections. My companion had lamb chops and I had pork. We shared and both were great! Fresh salsa and chips while we waited (briefly) for our food was a great way to begin the meal.

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wales
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We have just returned from a meal in this authentic Mexican restaurant. We were expecting a lot as the staff are almost all Mexican and give the place an authentic feel. The service was great and our server was really attentive and helpful. However after the delicious (if spiced) nachos and salsa the remainder of the meal was disappointing. I... More

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Weston, Florida
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304 reviews 304 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The prospect of good Mexican food in the Berkshires was appealing, but alas the best I can say is it's ravager here. I felt prices were high and service was a decidedly indifferent making it for a less than worthwhile experience.

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Boston
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

If you have allergies, you should not come here! We ordered the maid to order guacamole and asked for the slanted to be omitted and when we got it, it was clear that was want to go on the top. When we asked them to take it away make it again, they literally scooped out parts of the guacamole and... More

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Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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62 reviews 62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I would consider Xicohtencatl gourmet mexican. The menu was a little higher than a typical establishment but it was worth it. Good service too! Rated it a 4 cuz of the prices.

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yardley, pa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I've eaten here almost every visit to the Berkshires. We sit outside on the porch, they have an extensive selection of margaritas--the chips and salsa are great. The service is fast. I highly recommend for great Mexican food.

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Albany, New York
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We have eaten here several times, and each time enjoyed it immensely. Last night on our way to the Mahaiwe, we stopped around 5:30, just a little before the dinner rush hour. We were able to sit on the front porch and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. The meal was excellent and the service quick and friendly. The pace picked up... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I've eaten food all over Mexico, and I have to say this was one of the blandest "Mexican" meals I've had. The mole was two dimensional, probably the worst I've had, but what really got me was the super small portions and $14 guacamole. Really?? And when we asked for sour cream on the side, they gave us about a... More

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