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Little Mexican Cafe

581 Main St, New Rochelle, NY 10801-7172
+1 914-636-3926
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
581 Main St, New Rochelle, NY 10801-7172
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We decided to order from a different Mexican restaurant and found this one. On the menu there’s an appetizer called steak fries. Let me just tell you these are a must when you order from here! They are so good that we order them frequently...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We went after reading good reviews. Everyone was right-delicious and fresh food! The staff was super nice. We also enjoyed the music they were playing!

Thank milkasim
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

On our last night in New Rochelle we wanted to try something different. Little Mexican Cafe was delicious. Authentic food (tasty but a little cold) and the margaritas were good too. Moderately priced too. Would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Ron-Cyndi P
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Visited this restaurant on a whim. We were looking for a restaurant close to home with good food and not crowded. We enjoyed our visit. It was Mother's Day and it wasn't crowded like other places. We were seated right away. The chips and salsa...More

Thank taj4599
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Visited for a quick lunch of 2 tacos at the bar. I enjoyed the hospitality of being served delicious warm fried nacho chips and a masterful fresh salsa with my tiny order. I considered one of the fruit drinks on the menu, but then discarded...More

Thank snowboardlt
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Been here for lunch and dinner. Their food is great and their drinks are awesome! Maribel takes great care of us when we come for lunch.

Thank BarbaraGee
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Not too fancy but very nice. Not being Mexican ourselves but having traveled a lot in Mexico and dined often at Mexican restaurants, the food seems really authentic. The wait staff is prompt, friendly and helpful. Their soups are outstanding. Portions are quite ample. We...More

Thank ernieo1
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

It really is a nice little restaurant. The food was really good. The place was clean. However, I didn't find the staff the be to hospitable. I came from Brooklyn to visit the restaurant after seeing it on TV. Again the food was good, but...More

Thank Deirdre C
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Great place! Foods are great, good portion, very reasonable. Chimichanga is wonderful, not too oily... I'd love to go back there again.More

1  Thank Megumi I
Ed A, Manager at Little Mexican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2016

Hello and thank you for your review! Your feedback means a lot to us and we appreciate you taking the time to leave your thoughts. We work hard to provide our guests with delicious food at a reasonable price and are happy to hear that...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Prices are very reasonable. Great weekend soups. Their seafood dishes are excellent. The chips and salsa are outstanding. Very generous portions.More

Thank ernieo1
Ed A, Manager at Little Mexican Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2016

Hello! Thanks so much for the 5-star review! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed such a variety of our menu items and that you were satisfied with our portions as well. We work hard to create authentic, uniquely flavored dishes for our guests...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 581 Main St, New Rochelle, NY 10801-7172
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  New Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +1 914-636-3926
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The Little Mexican Cafe has been a New Rochelle destination for aficionados of gourmet Mexican cuisine since 1990.The cheerful dining room is a great setting for simple business lunches or a great evening dining experience. There is a full bar offering domestic, imported and Mexican beer, wine and our signature margarita, all to compliment the cafe’s authentic Mexican cuisine.House specialties include Charro, pork Mexican sausage and seasoned beef with guacamole, rice and beans, and Carne a la Brasa, skirt steak marinated in chipotle and lime served with rice, beans and guacamole. Our Tacos al Pastor was acclaimed in the NY Times as well as a wide assortment of savory enchiladas, sizzling fajitas and other Mexican favorites. We also have a large selection of seafood dishes, including ceviche and oysters.Little Mexican Cafe is the perfect place for hosting special occasions. Accommodations for private parties up to fifty people are available. We also offer take out and free local delivery.
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