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El Mariachi

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1094 Whittier Highway, Moultonborough, NH
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Zip Code 03254

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  • 7
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Totally unexpected

We were heading back to our hotel after spending the day further north and passed El Mariachi and decided to stop. We stopped at a time that wasn't very busy and were quickly seated. The staff was friendly service and the food was tasty authentic style Mexican. Our waitress was very helpful, and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We were heading back to our hotel after spending the day further north and passed El Mariachi and decided to stop. We stopped at a time that wasn't very busy and were quickly seated. The staff was friendly service and the food was tasty authentic style Mexican. Our waitress was very helpful, and the food was yummy. I got the... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

First time for us. Deliciously prepared Mexican cuisine. Their mole sauce is full of flavor and a little heat. I chose the enchiladas. Three different flavors filled with tender white chicken meat. Each flavor a taste treat. Hubby had their fish tacos. Plenty of fish and delicate flavor. Brother and wife chose the beef burrito and chicken flautas. They enjoyed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I love Mexican food even a quick stop at Taco Bell sometimes I was driving home after a visit to laconia and on the way home decided to stop as I've driven by many times and always been curious as to how it was even tho I've never seen a single car in the lot. Today on 11/19 I stopped... More 

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Wakefield, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

We went here for the first time on 9/13/14. We were able to make a reservation, but when we got there one wasn't needed. We were seated right away and provided chips and salsa - salsa was spicy and very good. The menu has a wide variety but is very pricey ($20 for fajitas vs $15 anywhere else). Food was... More 

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Holderness
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Third trip here & again good strong margaritas, hot spicy salsa with chips, very well stuffed grilled chicken burrito with fresh ingredients, inc. their awesome chunky homemade guacamole. Husband had chicken mole which he felt was better than a Santa Fe restaurant! For a region with essentially no Mexican food this place is outstanding with a wide variety of seemingly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

...that you could find very good Mexican food in the middle of NH in a building that is essentially a log cabin. Authentic Mexican dishes taste delicious and there are many options from which to choose. I love their Tacos Al Carbon and their Arrachera. Guacamole de Molcajete (appetizer) is made table-side. If you are looking for HOT, they make... More 

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Nashua, New Hampshire, United States
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

After many trips to the area and driving past , we stopped in for lunch . greeted and seated right away , took almost 10mins to see waitress return ( almost walked out ) finallly chips and salsa showed , Chip was almost like a dehydrated pringle , salsa was ragu tomatoe sauce . I ordered tortilla soup , it... More 

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Billerica, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The food is very good, the margaritas are awesome nice little place good atmosphere.prices are reasons. The chic hangars are delicious

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Portsmouth
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Don't stray from the typical tex-mex or you'll be disappointed. Table side guacamole was excellent. Chicken quesadilla was very good as well. Alitas de pollo was disappointing. Chicken was cooked well, but sauce was a sweet tomatoe sauce with no spice nothing like a buffalo sauce, as claimed on the menu. My wife had the chicken with white sauce with... More 

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I have been here 4 solid times for food. Each time I have been underwhelmed with the quality of the food. I find that it is overpriced for what it is. The food isn't bad, but I do find it to be bland. Their guacamole is made table-side which is very cool. But it's just avocado, line and salt. There's... More 

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Additional Information about El Mariachi

Address: 1094 Whittier Highway, Moultonborough, NH
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Moultonborough
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1094 Whittier Highway, Moultonborough, NH
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Moultonborough

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Zip Code 03254
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?