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Desperados

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Mexican, American
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246 Main St, Rte 2, Colonial Shopping Plaza, Williamstown, MA 01267-2641
413 458 2100
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Dining options: Dinner, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Dinner

We were there on a Tuesday. All you can eat burritos or enchiladas but we couldn't finish even two. We also had 15% off with room keys. Not fancy but good food. GREAT service and a good margarita

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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North Adams, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

My visit here was for a take out order of chile . The place looked clean . The take out was slow . The so called chile seemed like meat sauce for hot dogs . The Desperados in North Adams was all around better to my liking .

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Thank outlawtwa
New York
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76 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We were there on a Tuesday. All you can eat burritos or enchiladas but we couldn't finish even two. We also had 15% off with room keys. Not fancy but good food. GREAT service and a good margarita

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Thank NewYorkKaren
Topsfield, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Fresh food, large portions, different options. Great margaritas. Would call ahead for reservations. Sauces are a bit different than usual with mole and fresh chips and salsa.

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Thank karenq1964
Whitehouse, Ohio
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

We thought this place was pretty decent. It may seem a little pricey, but the portions are huge! Margaritas weren't all that great, but they did let us have a little sample before deciding to order beer. Staff was attentive even though they were busy.

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Thank Mwietro
Springfield, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We dined last night at this restaurant. While yes, the chips and salsa came out promptly, our food did not. And when the food did arrive, it was very disappointing. I'm from California, where the Mexican food is good and authentic. This is not Mexican food, but someone that has no idea how to prepare Mexican food making an effort.... More 

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Thank katilitten
Monterey, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

My family of four ate here and spent over $60 for our meal. Not what I expect when eating at a Mexican restaurant/bar. I would not complain if the food was even slightly good. I was so disappointed by our food. My taco salad came in one of those stale, deep-fried dough bowls. The chicken was dry -- no sauce... More 

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Thank MontereyMama83
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I had frequented this restaurant for years and had stopped going. When the new owner took over I gave it a try and I am pleased that it is much, much better. Overdue renovations, some new decor, a good cleaning, and better service and food will give this a much needed new life. I have been there three times in... More 

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Thank ShiskaSharon
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The food was disappointing and it looked so promising from the menu. Started with coconut shrimp. Not impressed. Citrus Pollo - couldn't taste the chicken due to it being smothered in sauce that appeared to be predominately cheese. Broccoli Grande - the broccoli had been overcooked and as a result was tasteless. And again, so much cheese!! Overall, not terrible,... More 

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Thank Dale R
North Adams, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The food is fresh,there drinks are so good ,just had a great meal,my favorite is the shrimp and crabmeat burritos

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Thank redfox0802
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Great Mexican food, service was great ! Large portions, voted best margaritas, and they are !................

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Thank Bennyb923

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 246 Main St, Rte 2, Colonial Shopping Plaza, Williamstown, MA 01267-2641
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: 413 458 2100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American

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