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Mariachi's Authentic Mexican Restaurant

3501 Rice Street, #205 in the Harbor Mall, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
(808) 246-1570
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Ranked #52 of 91 restaurants in Lihue
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Date | Rating
  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Service with a Smile, prices are reasonable. Great Margaritas-my Fav, by the pitcher with friends order: Make Me Happy (Fresh Lime Margaritas) Fish Tacos are Fresh and delicious, Tamali's OMG!!! All good!!

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Magog, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

the''thing'' i ordered was green, without taste and disgusting, we were served buy an arrogant busboy who seemed to want us to go fast. The price was a joke too. Go to Kalapaki Joe left instead of right upstairs. Way more cool and yummy.

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Kauai
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

TERRIBLE service, TERRIBLE food, TERRIBLE atmosphere. Had to eat fast food afterwards because we could not stand to finish our meals!

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Tokyo
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

To Go, Enough portion, friendly correspondence, free extra flesh sarusa, Just 10 minutes to wait, taste OK and less than $20-. Here is a tourist town and I am. It's OK to me!

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Lihue, Hawaii
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We love this restaurant as we are always treated like family. The food is good and they are always willing to make something different than the menu and the way we like it. Flor is about the sweetest and best waitress we've ever had the pleasure of tipping! Also Junior is an amazing bartender!

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Frisco, Texas
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Coming from Texas we are accustomed to good Mexican food, and this places was a nice surprise! Leonardo's service was awesome!

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New Bern, North Carolina
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Maybe I've been spoiled by my hometown Mexican restaurant and was expecting too much. The food was much to bland for me. The chimichanga was filled with stringy pot roast and potatoes. That may have been good if I was looking for pot roast, but.... And I've never heard of roasted potatoes in Chimichangas. At least one half of the... More

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Susanville, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We had breakfast here our first day. It was very good. We had the dinner special another night and was not disapointed! Would return.

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San Diego, CA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We came to Mariachi's for Cinco de Mayo. The drinks and food were OK, but the service was terrible. The restaurant was not that busy when we were there and our server seemed to be in a bad mood and upset with us from the beginning. We had to ask several times for our bill, and saw our server chatting... More

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San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I always eat here when I visit Kauai and both food and service have been good in the past. This time the ahi fish tacos I had were bland rather tasteless and didn't come with any sides for $15. Margarita was great however. Service was very slow and waitress took about 20 minutes to deliver our drink order even though... More

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