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Desperados Fresh Mexican Grll

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139 Ashland St, North Adams, MA 01247
(413) 662-2177
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Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 8
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
FRESH MADE SALSA, GUACOMOLE AND CORN CHIPS

We are frequent visitor to this establishment; as it is within 30 minute drive from the house, typically we have to drive 10 miles just to get the basics at the grocery. We have never been disappointed in our meal and our 8 year olds loves the food too! She also loves that there are trivia boxes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2015
BerkshirePartyOf3
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Savoy, Massachusetts
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Savoy, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We are frequent visitor to this establishment; as it is within 30 minute drive from the house, typically we have to drive 10 miles just to get the basics at the grocery. We have never been disappointed in our meal and our 8 year olds loves the food too! She also loves that there are trivia boxes at each table,... More 

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Thank BerkshirePartyOf3
North Adams, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

We like to go out for nachos and drinks every now and then .. when we had the Homemade guacamole we were hooked ..

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Thank KevinandDianne
Brighton
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

I didn't find this to be a very interesting Mexican Restaurant. I got a taco salad which was adequate.

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Thank IrmaBrighton
Martinsburg, West Virginia
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169 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

I had the Chimichangas...3" wide and about a foot long. I had one seasoned ground beef and one chicken. Add Sour Cream and you have enough food for a couple of days. My wife had the Fiesta Bowl. There is some confusion about what we saw on the online menu and what we actually received. I was charged an extra... More 

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Thank Thomas S
Amesbury, Massachusetts
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The rough location belies a pleasant little eatery, that features welcoming staff and very good Mexican fare. I had one of the better Quesadillas that I have had in a while...I even had to save some of it for later, it was such a generous portion! The service could have been faster, but then again, its not a fast food... More 

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Thank ragtop_rider
North Adams, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Not bad for a quick bite, Mexican food is ok nothing special although the staff is great when we have gone. I guess try it and see what you think.

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Thank 4Dave1996
amaylin@rochester.rr.com
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We arrived on Tuesday which was all you can eat tacos, burritos or enchillados. When they said that they weren't kidding. at first we were served the usual chips and salsa which were home made. Soon our meal was served. We both had the burritos. There were three on the plate which reached from one side of the plate to... More 

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Thank travelteacher4
York, United Kingdom
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315 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

My wife wanted a Mexican last night so we decided to pay Desperados a visit. The prevalence of sombreros, ponchos and cacti in the decor should have warned us that this was not a sophisticated south of the border eatery. Cliché overload! We really should have turned around at the door and left but boldly & recklessly we ventured in.... More 

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Thank eddymaya
Maryland, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by for a Margarita and a bite to eat. We are vegans so Tex-Mex food generally leaves few options that don't have cheese. Desperados was no different, but they made the Veggie 'Desparito' (I think it was called) vegan by making it with no cheese. The burritos were different, more like a warm wrap than... More 

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Thank Radicle8
Lowell, Michigan, United States
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100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We took a break from wandering North Adams and Williamstown and, at the suggestion of a local, stopped here. We shared a meal and a side of guacamole with chips. Our entree featured shrimp, beef, chicken, veggies and more in a large burrito...it was delicious!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 139 Ashland St, North Adams, MA 01247
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  North Adams
  • Phone Number: (413) 662-2177

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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