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Morelia Mexican Restaurant

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4617 Ogletown Stanton Rd, Newark, DE 19713-2006
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

I love this place, food is always good and fresh. The service is also great, they have great drinks, I had a margarita and I loved it! Definitely I'll go back to this place. :)

Thank Kristtina O
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374 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

If "authentic" refers to the people who work here, yes, but what I can tell you about my experience is this. First, the food was just okay, lacking depth of flavor. Ingredients were just dumped together maybe hoping for the best. The corn tortilla was not as fresh as what I would expect if a business was turning over product... More 

Thank Boomerang025
Newark, Delaware
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187 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We where a party of 7 and we all enjoyed our dinners. The drinks where very good both regular and alcoholic. The steak and shrimp dinners where large enough that we shared. I had thought that Guacamole came with the dinners bit i was wrong a sur charge of 1.50 was added to the bill, and the 3 flour tortillas... More 

Thank Lstapen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

What a true gem This restAurant not only has great service but also wonderful authentic Mexican food Marta is wonderful and the special are a great deal

Thank eddieoko
Syracuse, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This destination is simple and authentic. If you like real Mexican food, come to this place. It is genuine as only a very few "Mexican" places are. Excellent choice for good food.

Thank Carroll I
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I LUV Mexican food and this place was recommended. I wanted to like it. I should have stuck with http://www.eltapatiodelaware.com/ which doesn't disappoint. Reading Al_from_WilDel 's review I ordered the enchiladas in mole sauce. I was hopeful because the salsa and chips were outstanding!! Fresh, chunky and the best we've had locally. But the wait for food was so long... More 

Thank TotusTuusFamily
Columbus, Georgia
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I recently are here again after having been away for a while. I had enchiladas in mole sauce. They do have the best mole sauce in Delaware. A very good place to eat. Better than those national fast food chains by a large margin.

Thank al_from_wildel
Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Morelia has incredibly delicious authentic Mexican food at a very reasonable price. Each meal comes with rice and beans and tastes great. If you like guacamole, they make it fresh and it is wonderful. My favorite is the fajitas, the portion is very generous so there is always some to take home for the next day.

Thank Eileen S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Right up front, I admit to being a little bit of a food snob. I enjoy lovely ingredients in well-prepared offerings. That being said, I recognized that I wasn't walking into a five star restaurant, but I did expect the basics to be done right. If you're trying to stay within a reasonable calorie range, you will not find much... More 

Thank Chula M
Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012 via mobile

living less than a mile from Morelias is a blessing!! I order their take out at least once a month, and dine in at least once a month. The soft chimichanga is to die for, and their pork is so juicy and mouth watering. $2 Taco Tuesdays and cheap delicious beers make the experience even more tempting!! Even the lunch... More 

Thank emily h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4617 Ogletown Stanton Rd, Newark, DE 19713-2006
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark

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