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Rojo Mexican Bistro

$$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
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401 N. Main Street, Rochester, MI 48307 (Formerly Andiamo Osteria - Rochester)
2486019300
Today
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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detroit
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had my eye on this place for awhile. It looks pretty swanky from the street. We went in for lunch, it's nice atmosphere. They have a Zillion types of Tequila to try lots of Margaritas of course. Good menu, That being said it was no better than the less expensive places that we love love. Food was ok , nothing... More 

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Thank sunnie7
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drinks, service are excellent. Entertainment too. Clean. Servers are excellent. Food great. But I cannot figure out why this place does not pack them in like the others on Main street. The Rojo formula for success is great but there is an essential element that is missing. I wish i knew what it was. I found nothing wrong with Rojo.

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Thank Lynne M
Rochester Hills, Michigan
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Love the Mexican food at Rojo. The restaurant has specials everyday, but Taco Tuesday is my favorite. $1 tacos, and awesome chips and salsa. The atmosphere is nice, and the staff is very professional. Good value for the $$$.

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Thank ChillinByTheSea
Rochester Hills, Michigan
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Part of the Andiamo chain, Rojo is popular, but we've found the dishes to be "dumbed down" for a general population. There are better Mexican restaurants in the area.

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Thank Mark P
Rochester, Michigan
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Chorizo is excellent as are the Pastour tacos. Nicely spaced tables so room to move even at peak times. So taco Tuesday is fine if you can get a table. Nice decor.

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Thank Iceman21893
Armada
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Great menu, great prices and great service make this little gem a tri-fecta in the restaurant world! Make sure you go in the summer when they open up the windows, the sights and the sounds of the streets makes you feel like your in a little village just north of Tapia Durango...

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Thank Eljessespeaks
Rochester, Michigan
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47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

My wife and I were somewhat surprised at the crowd on a Sunday night, but were seated immediately at a two-person table in a busy aisle way. That was acceptable, but the noise level was a bit much. Using a gift card helped, and the food was reasonably tasty and plentiful. However, the next day, I had, shall we say,... More 

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Thank James K
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Let me preface this by saying there is a lack of decent mexican food in SE Michigan. Rojo serves an americanized version of typical tex-mex dishes. They have your standard table-side guacamole and the food is O.K. If you want more authentic mexican food, however, plan to travel a ways away from Rochester. They also have a location in Birmingham,... More 

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Thank David A
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Visited this place just listening to friends on Thursday. Didn't knew about great deal of Thursday for regular price u get Jumbo Margarita. Amazing ambience n live music

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Thank Ruturaj B
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

The college kids have taken over this restaurant and they can have it. Over an hour wait for a table. The margarita was weak for $15 for a "premium" drink. The table side guacamole was, ........,well tasted like nothing. But that was better than the food. Burrito was all bean and the taco was not worth a dollar. No service... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$10 - $45
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 N. Main Street, Rochester, MI 48307 (Formerly Andiamo Osteria - Rochester)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: 2486019300
Description
Rojo Mexican Bistro


An exciting combination...
contemporary flare with authentic flavor

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