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Casa Romero

30 Gloucester St, Boston, MA 02115 (Back Bay)
(617) 536-4341
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Ranked #747 of 2,824 Restaurants in Boston
Price range: $31 - $40
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Neighborhood: Back Bay
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

We've been enjoying Casa Romero for many years, but tonight signaled a consisent decline in the quality of service and food. In short, the experience has transitioned from dining to eating, cooking to fixing. Mole was less than inspired, but more inspired that the mediocre service which strived more to place plates multiple arm's length away than to deliver good... More

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Boston
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222 reviews 222 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I have been coming here since the 1980's-and I have never had a bad meal. But you must understand, this is not Taco Bell or Chili's--this is authentic interior Mexican food, expertly made under the watchful eye of Señor Romero-an 80 something Hemingwayesque character who is beloved by Boston chefs and patrons alike. The setting is great-you enter the basement... More

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Edgartown
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Enjoyed an excellent dinner here last evening. We stared with guacamole and chips and Shrimp flautus both excellent. I had the Shrimp cilantro dinner it was superb. My husband had the enchiladas Verdes and basically scraped his plate clean. The margaritas were great. I would probably ask for a different table next visit as we were seated next to a... More

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Naples, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The is a nice little Mexican restaurant hidden in an alley in the Back Bay section of Boston. The food is very flavorful and this is original Mexican food not Tex Mex. The waiters are very good and I ask them for recommendations. Have never been disappointed.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

Hidden down an ally but worth finding. This restaurant is beautifully decorated and had a pleasent atmosphere. It wasnt busy when we arrived, we didn't feel rushed choosing or finishing our meal and the service was ok. Food was delicious, the tortilla's more than the enchiladas, but portion size was small so still felt peckish afterwards. Not outstanding but still... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Tucked away down a public alley off Gloucester Road this Back Bay restaurant is worth hunting out. We made the most of the $22 early bird three course meal (excellent for this part of Boston!) and every course was a delight. Couldn't have asked for more and a great way to end our stay in Boston.

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Voorhees, New Jersey, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Nice ambience, good service and authentic Mexican food! A good place to dine with family who go to Casa Romero fof birthday celebrations.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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107 reviews 107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I went with a group of friends on a recommendation. It had a cool atmosphere and is tucked away in an alley so it is a bit difficult to find if you're not looking for it. I thought the food was good. Nothing too special, but what got me was the small portion size for the price of the entrée.... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I last visited Casa Romero in 1972. For sentimental reasons, my partner and I revisited it. The food was good, though not excellent, but the atmosphere was as we remembered, and it was fun to revisit our past.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner and was disappointed. Had their signature pork in an orange sauce. Portion was tiny with a small set of rice and beans and I left hungry and unsatisfied as the dish was way too sweet. The price was $ 25 for the entree which I thought was crazy high for a tiny portion of Mexican. The food cost... More

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Additional Information about Casa Romero

Address: 30 Gloucester St, Boston, MA 02115
Phone Number: (617) 536-4341
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Mexican

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