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Morelia Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
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4617 Ogletown Stanton Road, Newark, DE
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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Newark, Delaware
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139 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVE coming here for the food and the tequila. I love the guacamole, seafood quesadilla, or any of the burritos, but their margaritas and sangrias are delicious too. We come here at least once a month!

Thank Shellyduchsk8s
Newark, Delaware
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

We love this restaurant. The food is authentic and great. The decor of the excellent. The service is fantastic. They make a margarita that is one of the best I have ever had. Can not say enough good things about Morelia's.

Thank Sonalea H
Medina, Tennessee
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60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

I arrived in Newark late on a Sunday night after a full day of travelling and was just looking for someplace that was still open, frankly. This restaurant was close to my hotel, and was going to be open just a little longer, so I decided to give it a shot. I was pleasantly surprised. In my experience, Mexican restaurants... More 

Thank Josh W
Newark, Delaware
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153 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

It is not great but good for occasional change. Margrittas were good and made to requested specifications. Vegetarian appetizers and entrée were good and piping hot. Salsa and chips were authentic. We had visited on busy Thursday evening. The only downside was service. There were only 2 servers and one supervisor helping as part server on customers count of like... More 

Thank Bharat P
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5 of 5 bubbles 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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391 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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 

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Newark, Delaware
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242 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles 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 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, 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 Road, Newark, DE
  • 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?