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Puerto Vallarta

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2385 Berlin Tpke, Newington, CT 06111-4104
860-667-8080
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10:45 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
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East Haven, Connecticut
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Place was empty for lunch. We were seated and waited over 15 minutes before I got up and went to the bar and asked for the manager. Service was terrible. Food was average. Based upon other reviews we will give it another shot, hoping it was an off day...

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Thank Don W
Thurmont, Maryland
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading other reviews raving about the food, I'd say that it was good, but THE best? The wait staff was very friendly, well dressed and super attentive. I ordered a beer and it was on the table in probably about a minute. Our food order arrived in less than 10 minutes and was well prepared. When the waiter warns... More 

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Thank Bill H
Hartford, Connecticut
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381 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This particular establishment location does have outdoor seating and very friendly table service. Luncheon specials are affordable and well presented. I would appreciate a nice selection of real Mexican music.

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Thank GringoAlto2000
Franklin, Idaho
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was glad we had a chance to go here for lunch during our short stay in Hartford. It looked like a good Mexican eatery, and it delivered. My husband was shocked at how big his vegetarian burrito was, and I was very pleased with the chicken fajitas and fixin's. It was a quick lunch, but we fully enjoyed the... More 

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Thank kellkat24
central ct
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great spot love the atmosphere and the food quality. the chips and salsa wow, the mole sauce-wow the tamales wow

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Thank plott
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

The best Mexican food I've had so far. Being a vegetarian it's tough to find options. But this place had soooo many options and all they have is awesome... The salsa verde is awesome if you can take it hot. The ingredients were so fresh, that you could feel it in every bite. The left over quesadilla which I took... More 

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Thank Jignesh F
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My husband and I go here at least once a week for lunch. The portions are huge and the price is cheap. The quality of the food is excellent and the service is great as well. Puerto Vallarta is one of our favorite lunch spots.

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Thank Nicole G
Boston, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Ordered the fish tacos. They were very well prepared nicely grilled not fried, with nice salsa, slaw, with a mexican tartar sauce on the side with side of rice and refried beeans. The portion was large and very good.

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Thank Robert T
Meriden, Connecticut
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260 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Have been here many times before We went here for a late lunch and we're really glad we did. They have a lunch menu which we weren't aware of. The food and service were excellent. The portion size wasn't much different that the dinner size if any. The service was very friendly and fast. Highly recommend and will definitely return

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Thank JohnBCt
Newington, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

The tacos is no real Mexican style they used hard tortillas and this is not the way we make tacos and the food is no fresh you can tell is cold and hard

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Thank Luis V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
10:45 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2385 Berlin Tpke, Newington, CT 06111-4104
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newington
  • Phone Number: 860-667-8080

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?