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Agave Mexican Bistro Dos

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2015 Winner

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Chicken $+3.00
Pulled beef $+3.00
Agave Nachos
Fresh homemade tortilla chips w/ our homemade refried beans, melted chihuahua cheese topped w/ jalapenos, pico de gallo, sour cream & guacamole.
Chicken, pulled beef or cheese flautas served w/ lettuce, onions, tomatoes, guacamole, sour cream & queso anejo.
Freshly diced Haas avocado w/ onions, tomatoes, serrano chiles, lime juice & cilantro prepared at your table, served w/ homemade tortilla chips.
Queso Fundido
Sizzling chihuahua cheese & Mexican chorizo cooked in a traditional lava stone, served w/ fresh flour tortillas.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

This is across the street from a favorite place of mine which is more of a snack/breakfast place so when, after shopping a bit, my mom and I noticed it was dinner we decided to give it try. I will completely go back again as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 153jessb
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only thing we enjoyed was the margaritas and general tequila selection. The table side guacamole was not fresh but flavored store bought flavored pulp. The corn and potato and cheese soup tasted like velvita. Carnitas meal was OK but very lacking in quantity. Admit...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank billw331
Dawn M, Owner at Agave Mexican Bistro Dos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bill, First of all I'd like to thank you for letting us know how you're most recent visit at Agave Dos was. We gladly embrace all feedback, good or bad, and continuously use it to better our business. We truly are sorry you did...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The last time we were in Portsmouth, we decided to go to Agave for an appetizer and drinks before going to another restaurant for dinner. We sat at the bar, had drinks and the queso fundido and never left. We ordered more drinks, my husband...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FreddyBeachTeach
Dawn M, Owner at Agave Mexican Bistro Dos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind words! I do agree that our Queso Fundido is out of this world and definitely a customer favorite here. Please introduce yourself to our General Manager, Alyssa, the next time you are in as we'd love to connect...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

I've been to Agave for dinner once and lunch twice. The lunch menu describes delicious sounding items but I must say I was disappointed with my choices. Today I had a Carne Asada street taco which was supposed to be grilled premium skirt steak, pico...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ScrabwoodNH
Dawn M, Owner at Agave Mexican Bistro Dos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to tell us how we're doing. We greatly appreciated feedback whether it's good or bad and use all comments to further train our staff to be the best they can be. I do apologize for the less than exemplary...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018

My Wife and I went there today for Lunch. We noticed that the guacamole had a price listed at Market Price. This should have been our first sign to run. The Table side made guacamole which was enough for 2 people was priced at $17.00....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John S
Dawn M, Owner at Agave Mexican Bistro Dos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John, I am so sorry that your server did not offer you anything else in return for the soup you did not like. Although I can guarantee that our soups are made fresh here in house, I do wish we had the chance to...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Love this place...the scallops/shrimp dish is a favorite and I usually order it every time! The chips and salsa are delish as well as guacamole. Love the margaritas as well. You can't go wrong here!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lorraine P
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Friday night, a fun place to gather and try out their signature margaritas. We all ordered different flavors (one seemed to be spicy jalapeno), all I can say is mine was delicious. Typical downtown bar, rubbing elbows w strangers at the next table. But a...More

Date of visit: August 2017
2  Thank LoisLane_S17
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Fantastic meal on July 6, 2018. I ordered the steak salad & my partner ordered 3 tacos. We also ordered chips & salsa. I had a glass of Pinot Noir & my partner had a sangria. Everything was top notch. The steak was perfectly cooked...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PatCraig
Reviewed July 3, 2018

i was in Portsmouth New Hampshire ,Decided to have few drinks and appetizers at agave Mexican Bistro Dos. There was only one server but she was great ,she was making drinks and taking order all by herself buy she keep an eye on every table....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sajjadfk4
Reviewed April 21, 2018

April 21, 2018 ONE OF THE WORST experiences that I've had dining out in the last 6 months, if not the last year. This place just sucks. I went to dinner tonight with my three daughters (27, and twins - 15) as well as my...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank egb67
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