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Agave Mexican Bistro

50 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6610
+1 978-499-0428
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“chips and salsa” (37 reviews)
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“pulled beef” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6610
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is fabulous. You know my favorite from the title, but I also heartily recommend the nachos (for more than one person!) and the enchiladas. The prices are reasonable and the staff is friendly.

Thank agweeks
Reviewed May 13, 2018

They have the most delicious salad. It is Shrimp, Avocado, Mango in a Cilantro dressing. Add to that a handful of outdoor tables on a nice day and it is the perfect setting and meal. I have tried numerous meals and all have been good...More

Thank Happy-Traveler-Two
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We wandered by this location and stopped in for a quick drink. The margarita was one of the best I’ve had in awhile and the chips & salsa were great too. Not sure if I would eat a full meal here based on what was...More

Thank Ashley N
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Agave used to be great. Over the years, it's gone progressively downhill. Our last (and I mean last) experience was so bad that we're done. We were on the 3rd floor getting margaritas. There were probably 6 other people there. Margaritas were not good and...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

We have been here a couple of times for lunch. We thought the food was good quality and fresh. We sat at the bar and the service was great. There are three floors in the restaurant and it was busy on Saturday. We started our...More

Thank NancySeaside
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We recently checked out Agave as it was highly recommended by a couple friends. The atmosphere is pretty neat as there is a bar area and some high tops or other tables in another room. We tried the burrito, a wrap and the chimichanga. All...More

Thank Tomas M
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent, service as well, I always have had a great meal at this local Mexican restaurant. My favorite is the quacamole & chip appetizer a bit pricey but delicious

Thank KMRT2015
Reviewed November 26, 2017

From the service to the chips and salsa to the drinks to the menu, we love this place. I had the beef burrito that comes with shredded beef (pork or chicken too) that was excellent. What makes this place special for Mexican is the attention...More

Thank GeorgefromRhody
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Agave is incredible. Three floors of Mexican atmosphere, bars, great food, service and FUN. The portions are huge. My nachos could feed 4 or 5 people. People there are great and friendly...another CAN'T MISS!

Thank jerdc
Reviewed November 10, 2017

We tried this restaurant on a whim and loved it .Did not have reservations but only waited a couple minutes for a table arriving about 530. Margaritas were delicious along with fresh chips and salsa.Enjoyed fajitas combo this night but would love to try their...More

Thank mrchips545
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 State St, Newburyport, MA 01950-6610
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newburyport
  • Phone Number: +1 978-499-0428
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