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Marcelita's

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7774 Darrow Rd, Hudson, OH
(330) 650-1121
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediocre place

Went to this restaurant for a birthday celebration. The service was fine and waitress is very nice. The food is mediocre, it is not bad but nothing special. Chips and salsa are not homemade :( The building and interior are outdated. Probably will pass this place next time.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Stow, Ohio
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Stow, Ohio
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Warning signs were they were out of Tecate beer and verde sauce. Then after we got drinks and finished the chips and salsa they brought more chips . I think they knew the food was going to take an hour to come from the kitchen. The food wasn't the same with substituted sauces and wifes meal was spicier than prior... More 

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Mountain City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I hate to have to write this review. We have gone to Marcelita's literary since it opened. We moved away but always would look forward to eating there again when visiting in the area. We truly considered it the best Mexican restaurant anywhere in the country and told everyone just that. We ate there during June 2014 and were devastated... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Gross! Went for lunch with co-workers and got the chicken quesadilla. The chicken smelled bad and tasted worse. There were flies everywhere inside as well. We went around noon and the place was empty which should have told us something

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Cleveland, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Returned to the Cleveland area after 25 years away...one of my fondest memories was Marcelita's restaurant. What a treat it was to go have some authentic Mexican food and used to wait a couple of hours to just get in!! Now it is a sad, smelly (mildew??) place. The food was frankly awful!! Bag chips and jar salsa that was... More 

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Stow, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Went to this restaurant for a birthday celebration. The service was fine and waitress is very nice. The food is mediocre, it is not bad but nothing special. Chips and salsa are not homemade :( The building and interior are outdated. Probably will pass this place next time.

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Macedonia, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I don't like overly spicy foods so I explained my tastes to the server, Wendy. She assured me the chef would make my selection just the way I liked it. I pass on some of the ingredients in my steak burrito and have them placed on the side in case I get creative and courageous. No problem at Marcelita's. My... More 

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Dublin, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Above average Mexican dishes. We both had the seafood chimichanga and it was good, although not quite what we expected since it was a tad dry. The filling was great. The beans and rice were very good and the chili con quest dip was excellent. Lots of food.

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Twinsburg, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

It has great eating if you like mexican. Also they have other food in case someone is not into mexican food. Good service.

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Northfield
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

server was slow...not knowledgable.Food was tasteless,not seasoned.odd for Mexican wouldnt you say ?

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Stow, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Went here for my wife's birthday. Took 20 minutes to get order. They had only 1 server a manager and cashier. My wife left with my son. No one checked about refills. I'm writing this while still WAITING FOR THE DAMN CHECK! luckily we had a buy one get one free coupon . This place has gone down hill fast

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7774 Darrow Rd, Hudson, OH
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Hudson
  • Phone Number: (330) 650-1121

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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