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Tu Y Yo

858 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144-1905
+1 617-623-5411
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“mole” (12 reviews)
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
858 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144-1905
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11 - 20 of 100 reviews

Reviewed March 15, 2016

Colorful, clean restaurant with friendly, helpful wait staff. This is a small place with a family feel. The food is interesting, delicious and carefully prepared...presentation is wonderful. Can't go wrong!

1  Thank Sadean13
Reviewed December 13, 2015

Had a party of 9, ordered tamales, sopes and longaniza for appetizers. All of them were incredibly well made, spiced, and presented. For entrees we had tinga, mole colorado tlaxcalteca, nopales con cerdo, the special which was pork mole, and last but certainly not least,...More

Thank Silas B
Reviewed December 8, 2015

This restaurant was on our must try list because we love Mexican and wanted to try something different and the reviews were good. We finally tried it one weekday evening in late August early September with just a few patrons (not busy). It was a...More

Thank ItalianPrincess05
Reviewed November 19, 2015

Tucked away in Powderhouse Square in Somerville, Tu y Yo is only a short walk from bustling Davis Square, and well worth it. The restaurant features authentic moles, not only the typical chocolate-based ones, but green moles, red moles, and more. The food is delicious....More

Thank FredfromCambridge
Reviewed October 27, 2015

If you want reasonably priced and amazingly delicious Mexican food, go to Tu Y Yo. I love the Chicken Mole and the Rellenos. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Lukabayby
Reviewed September 12, 2015

This small place in Somerville is a find if you want authentic, interesting Mexican dishes. The menu is rather extensive, the food was excellent, the service was very friendly, and the prices are reasonable. My only complaint is that it is noisy when it is...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Located near Tufts University campus, this place is a great place for anyone who goes out of their way to find good food. Well, you do not have to look far. For $5 dollars you have a choice of delicious Mexican food or delicious Mexican...More

Thank 5thOneFromtheLeft
Reviewed August 3, 2015

Tu Y Yo is a real find for Mexican food in the Boston area (or anywhere for that matter). Chile Relleno en Nogada is beautifully presented, a large chili stuffed with ground beef, almonds, raisins and more in a lovely sauce sprinkled with pomegranate seeds...More

Thank BostonElsie
Reviewed June 5, 2015

This restaurant has been around for as long as I've been a Somervillian (aka almost my whole life), and last night was the first time I went to try it. It's situated in a weird spot on Broadway right before a rotary. The inside is...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed May 7, 2015

Came here with a group of four. All the food is homemade and with my gluten allergy it was very easy to eat here. My friends that live close by brought us to this place saying it was delicious and they were very right. I...More

Thank msfixit21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 858 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144-1905
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-623-5411
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