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Boxcar Cantina

) #17 of 119 Restaurants in Greenwich $$ - $$$ Mexican,
44 Old Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830-6157
+1 203-661-4774
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“con queso” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
44 Old Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830-6157
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21 - 30 of 84 reviews

Reviewed February 18, 2016

I have been here a few times for family private parties and the food is wonderful. The margaritas are the best here and their guac is off the charts. The food is always prepared well and is fresh. If you are in the area you...More

Thank Krystyna11
Reviewed December 17, 2015

The chefs at Boxcar Cantina make every dish with love, and it shows through every delectable bite. My favorite dish is the cheese quesadilla. It includes a superb blend of different fresh cheeses like jack cheddar and mozzarella. Also, the tomato salsa that they put...More

Thank jdmcqueen
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

OK ... In the land of 'haute cuisine', this authentic TexMex cantina is outstanding. The menu is authentic, with lots of 'farm to table' ingredients, superbly prepared. Great cantina ambiance. Perfect for families and their children. Want a more sophisticated (quieter 😊), Cody up to...More

Thank Cuba1947
Reviewed October 16, 2015

The atmosphere at Boxcar is both charming, and inviting, The wait staff have always been upbeat and attentive. They are also VERY patient with kids. This is a good thing, because on weekends the place is full of children of all ages. Their margaritas are...More

Thank lauraword
Reviewed September 24, 2015

I have been to this restaurant twice. Each time I was impressed with the menu and the attentive service. I also find the menu creative with a number of items which were different from the average Southwestern and Tex-Mex restaurant. The facility doesn't look like...More

Thank RcikS
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Really good place to go for dinner with family and friends. It's very busy at night, specially on weekends. The service is a little bit slow, and the waitress are not always friendly. The food is fresh, delicious and very tasty. I always order the...More

Thank BonvoyageCamila
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Centro is always a very nice experience and it is our go to place for lunch,brunch or a casual dinner if u r in the Greenwich,ct,or rye brook,ny area

Thank drls2th1
Reviewed August 29, 2015

Very authentic Tex-Mex, great service, fresh ingredients, very accommodating to families with small children

Thank tiph206
Reviewed July 19, 2015

Excellent Food, Excellent Service....everything was delicious and fresh and everyone is so nice. Organic ingredients...I believe they grow some of the ingredients in a small garden in the front of the restaurant. Casual...Family dining.

Thank GFP60
Reviewed July 16, 2015

I have been here many times. My significant other loves this place. My favorite entree is the soft tacos. Very, very good!

Thank Steven L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$35
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Old Field Point Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830-6157
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +1 203-661-4774
Description
Original New Mexican cuisine using locally sourced and organic ingredients. Dine and drink fireside. Be sure to try the "Super Chief" margaritas made from 100% agave tequila and CT raised chicken tinga tacos. Boxcar Cantina is Connecticut's first certified green restaurant.
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