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Maizal Restaurant & Tequila Bar

3207 34th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-2601
+1 718-406-9431
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“chorizo” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3207 34th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-2601
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

We held our regular AstoriaCentric dinner at Maizal yesterday. What a really nice comfy restaurant this Tequila bar is compared to many others in the neighborhood. I ordered a freshly cooked shredded beef burrito and had an egg plant dish which we all shared. Everyone...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank neil102
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We chose to celebrate my daughter’s birthday at Maizal Restaurant, and was incredibly disappointed. Our first time here, we were escorted to the back and given two menus - one for happy hour/specials and another, standard menu. We had hoped to order from the happy...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank irmacardena
lzelaya88, Owner at Maizal Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

We are sorry you had a negative experience at Maizal. The bar-bites menu is offered at the "bar only". When the waitress offered you a seat at front while there was still time to give you a table, your group refused. Later you changed your...More

Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I was reluctant to go in to this place because of the price of the tacos but hunger and simple attractive interior finally prevailed. I will not go again for following reasons: 1. Place was completely empty yet we had to look for our waiter...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank MattModine
lzelaya88, Owner at Maizal Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

The $20 dollars you mention are $18 just to keep it honest. They are two pieces of fresh cod fish served with a full salad and rice and beans. They happen to be the most ordered item in our menu.

Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

After craving mexican the day after cinco de mayo we found this place online and headed here for brunch on a Sunday. We made a reservation in case they were busy but we went a bit later around 2:30 and there was only 3 of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank pochamonster
Reviewed December 17, 2017

My daughter recently moved to Astoria (a great place for restaurants) and Maizal did not disappoint. Off the main street, this intimate restaurant has a menu just big enough to satisfy everyone's tastes, and authentic to boot. The atmosphere was very pretty with a nonworking...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank HeidiD451
Reviewed September 5, 2017

My lady and I had a nice brunch here on a Saturday afternoon. We were extremely pleased with all aspects of our experience. We were seated at a table right near the open front of the restaurant near the sidewalk, with a cool breeze. Service...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank NYCTravelFoodie
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

I hosted a baby shower for my daughter who lives in Astoria. I live in Wisconsin so this was a challenge. I cannot give the staff and Gena enough praise. Great food and a great place to have this event

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Ruthann V
Leo Z, Owner at Maizal Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Thank you for the encouraging feedback. Gena and waitstaff will be please to read your comments.

Reviewed July 16, 2017

I really liked this hidden gem. My friends and I went to dinner Thursday night. We got there at 5:30 & there was only one other party seated. I loved the decor. It seemed very homey. With curtains that separate the different areas. It just...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank katreyes_1
Leo Z, Owner at Maizal Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

We value your feedback, specially when you provide specific details of what went right and where we lack. Maizal Restaurant has ensured that any employees who demonstrate a negative energy towards our customer are properly trained or dismissed to ensure that no one is treated...More

Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

I flew in from Florida to celebrate my sisters birthday at this restaurant. I'm orginally from New York, this is one of the restaurants I wanted to try since my last visit. The food was great and I had a very good time with my...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank placemate0412
Leo Z, Owner at Maizal Restaurant & Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

We deeply regret you had a negative experience at Maizal Restaurant Astoria. We read your comments and spoke to other employees who corroborated your story. The restaurant took decisive action to ensure that no one is ever treated in a disrespectful manner again. Our manager's...More

Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food. The Guacamole was fresh and very tasty. Medium spicy was enough. The classica Margaritas were also excellent and on Sunday and Thursday are all day happy hr prices. Fish taco and Spicy pork burrito were outstanding. Great taste and blend of flavors. The...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Roger M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $23
Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3207 34th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-2601
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-406-9431
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