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Caracara Mexican Grill

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354 Main Street, Farmingdale, NY 11735
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Long Island, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This is a great place to have guacamole made table side that is delicious and spiced to order. Their tacos are very good and the service is friendly and efficient.

Thank callista22
New York
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95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Caracara serves truly delicious Mexican food. The service is excellent and very friendly. This is a gem in Farmingdale.

Thank Lin430
Massapequa Park, New York
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoy a good Mexican meal. My gauge is Besitos (either Roslyn or Huntington). Well on Cinco de Mayo, my wife wanted to get a Margarita. Both Besitos locations are a bit of a trek on a weekday night so I checked around and found this place I hadn't heard, of right nearby. So I tried it. Wow. Food... More 

Thank JimmyT53
West Babylon, New York
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

The service was outstanding,the staff could not be more friendly and really attentive.I cannot express how outstanding the service our waitress gave us.The food was excellent and portions were generous.

Thank naptimej
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

The food here was amazing. We went as a family and everyone was very happy with what they ordered. My teenage son was a little disappointed w/ the portion size, he likes big portions lol but other than that, everyone was very pleased. Will definitely return.

Thank happy4me2
N Massapequa
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Recently visited this establishment with friends everyone was amazed by the quantity and quality of the food served. I had a steak on a skewers a with peppers ,delicious. We had calamari appetizer which was tender and served with various sauces also great. Price for 4 with full meals and one appetizer plus one beer/one wine/ 2 cokes with a... More 

Thank Anthony S
Massapequa Park, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

The food is excellent, waiters and staff are very friendly and attentive. The margaritas are the best I've ever had! The atmosphere is very quaint, welcoming and comfortable...Love this place!

Thank Susan B
New York
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

If your going to out and about in Farmingdale and want good solid Mexican Fusion this is the place. Very good table side guac. Have very good live music on occasion so perfect place for a few drinks, dinner and then listen to music.

Thank bhrosken
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Always a great experience. The table side guacamole is amazing. Love the fish tacos and churrasco. The margaritas are very good too.

Thank James A
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

Arrive at 6:00 pm on tuesday before christmas, so the restaurant was not too busy. You can park in the municipal lot in the back with a back entrance. I arrived early and sat at the bar, had a Avion Margarita which was great - no sweet sugary standard fluff, tequila lime juice and a splash of agave. Quickly chips... More 

Thank Lynn M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 354 Main Street, Farmingdale, NY 11735
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Farmingdale
  • Phone Number: 15167772272

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