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410 E. 4Th. st., Watkins Glen, NY
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Ranked #9 of 36 restaurants in Watkins Glen
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jul 8, 2014
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39 reviews from our community

75% Recommend
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

We spent a day at Watkins Glen and when finished checked Trip Advisor for a Mexican resturant. After reading the reviews we decided to try Garcias. We are so glad we did. There weren't many people there. The service was friendly and we received our food quickly. My husband had the Burrito Macho and I'm telling you it was the... More

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Watkins Glen
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 NEW via mobile

The guacamole dip was delicious! It had a great flavor & tasted fresh. The quality made up for the price and I would defiantly come back and get it again. The lunch plates were also good and priced well.

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Buffalo, New York
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We walked over from the harbor hotel and had a pitcher of margaritas on the outside patio. The food was good. Not terrific. Very inexpensive though.

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Patchogue, New York, United States
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Not busy when we arrived at 5pm. Good selection and reasonably priced. Was disappointed that they didn't serve Sangria but the Margarita was a good option.

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Albany, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We are experienced foodies who have enjoyed many great meals in New York City and around the world. We have been coming to Watkins Glen for many years. Thank heavens for Garcias. Fresh and delicious. The atmosphere is fine. The service is excellent. Yes this is a chain of four restaurants in western New York but not related to the... More

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Our food arrived quickly and the service was good. We enjoyed our margaritas. The salsa was dull and the chips nothing great. The food was just typical Mexican American food. There was nothing special about anything we ordered. Would try another restaurant in the area if visiting again.

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Albany, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We found some good Mexican food, in the middle of New York. Off on a side street, you’ll find Garcia’s. The place looked like a neighborhood restaurant, with a few off-street parking spots. We were served chips and salsa. The chips were very good, but the salsa wasn’t anything special. My family ordered chicken burritos, and I ordered fish tacos.... More

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Ransomville, New York, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We had the carnitas and fajitas, all excellent. Friendly service and mega margaritas! Highly recommend.

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Penn Yan, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

It can be a little tricky to find (parking behind the building, best access from side street), but the food was very good and the prices were really reasonable. The food was standard Tex-Mex (tacos, burritos, pollo loco etc.) but it was flavorful and well prepared. Meals include chips and salsa as you look over the menu. They've got a... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

we stopped in for margaritas because we were told this place was really good--we only ordered margaritas. the drinks had a strange green hue that was very artificial--it kept us from trying the food

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