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El Centenario

14 Union Street, Wolfeboro, NH 03894-4480
+1 603-569-3445
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“guacamole” (21 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
14 Union Street, Wolfeboro, NH 03894-4480
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Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

As a Texan, I'm very particular about Mexican food, and I did not expect to find authentic delicious Mexican cuisine in New Hampshire. I was pleasantly surprised. The enchiladas were perfect, with homemade tomatillo sauce. Wonderful! The owner is from Mexico and is very warm...More

Thank LisaTex
Reviewed June 30, 2014

Kind of a little hole in the wall, just off Main in Wolfeboro. Stopped in for my birthday lunch, actually, based on a tip from my old friend Yelp. Ordered the chicken mole enchiladas and spent the rest of lunch swooning, then licked my place....More

1  Thank Furcow
Reviewed June 18, 2014

The server was a friendly, cute young man who took time to talk to us, answer our questions about the area. The chips and salsa were good, and we both ordered enchiladas that were awesome. There was a different, more upscale decor than most Mexican...More

Thank JoanBoudreaux
Reviewed May 9, 2014

Many choices for $10, very large portions and excellent service. Small seating area but is good enough for our party

1  Thank Wayne H
Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

I've been here three times, and every time I'm in the area I make it a point to stop in. I've eaten a lot of Mexican food, both corporate and non. I think this is some of the best Mexican food. The bartender/server has always...More

1  Thank BuggZapper
Reviewed February 1, 2014

Chips tasted baked and I wasn't sure if they were corn. Salsa is not fresh, tasted more like a marinara sauce. Entrees were bland and lacked any seasoning. I want to add that I first tried to eat here in December with a group of...More

Thank Hattryck
Reviewed November 24, 2013

Wolfeboro has been long known as a culinary wasteland, despite several people trying to change it. But this little restaurant changes that dynamic. While not a 5 star in NYC, in Wolfeboro it certainly deserves that distinction. Mexican through and through, it is only 20-25...More

2  Thank RHOBoston
Reviewed October 29, 2013

This is by far the best Mexican restaurant in the lakes region, I lived in South Texas for 15 years and this is as good as it gets in NE.

2  Thank William W
Reviewed October 25, 2013

A local restaurnat - small, but with good food and loads of local people - a fun place to go. A must to try are their Margherita! Also the prices are quite reasonable.

1  Thank yankeerome
Reviewed October 3, 2013

Great spot for Mexican food in the heart of WASP country! Everything we tried was excellent, especially the Guacamole and also, the Tortilla Soup. The wait staff is friendly and efficient which made our dining experience that much better. The only drawback: The dining room...More

1  Thank khittinger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:30 am
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Union Street, Wolfeboro, NH 03894-4480
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Wolfeboro
  • Phone Number: +1 603-569-3445
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Located in Wolfeboro, at 14 Union Street, next to Town Hall. This authentic family owned Mexican restaurant serves from 11am to 10pm on weekdays, and til 12am on the weekends. You can eat in, take out, or have it delivered.
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