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Rubens Mexican Cafe

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5 North Division Street, Peekskill, NY
+1 914-739-4330
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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ny
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

close to home the atmosphere is good and good food and good prices try it and bring the small kids not a fancy place but you will enjoy it and then either take a long walk or drive down to the river front and enjoy the scenic mountains and river

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Thank brush47
Cortlandt Manor, New York
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Fresh, lively food, alfresco dining on the weekends, and a shrimp ceviche to die for. Not your every day Mexican fare.

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Thank djliddie23
peekskill
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Ruben's management cares and it shows. A lovely decor but simple. The food is well prepared and tasty. They go the extra mile and send you home with a smile.

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Thank Roshi N
Peekskill, New York
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is our favorite place to go with a group of friends. Great drinks and a fun vibe. Food is good and portions are plentiful. The guacamole is made table-side and is awesome! They have late night dancing that we've stayed for a couple times and had a lot of fun.

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Thank Mary Pat D
New York
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101 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

We had dinner at Ruben's and it was delicious. My friend is vegan and the waitress was very accommodating. The tostadas were awesome. Chips and salsa are fresh and free. Also, the décor is festive.

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Thank KTBNY
New York City, New York
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184 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2016

Some of the best Mexican food I have had. Service is excellent and the menu varied. Good prices. Overall a nice little find!

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Thank LastSecondTraveller
Norwich, Connecticut
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2015

Looks like a hole in the wall, but as we entered we were warmly greeted and promptly seated. The waiter wear ties and are dressed welled. There was live music, which we enjoyed. We started with chips and salsa and Rubens's margaritas. The salsa is not hot spicy and compliment the corn chips nicely. the margaritas are good, not over... More 

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Thank steve B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Strolled in on a recent trip to Peekskill, NY. Place was almost empty and I was concerned about the quality, but I decided to give it a try. As the saying goes, looks can be deceiving. The food was delicious and the pricing was typical. Shortly after arriving, other people began arriving and before long there were many guests, though... More 

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Cortlandt Manor, New York
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015

Ruben's is my favorite local authentic Mexican restaurant in the area. The food is absolutely incredible- I have been there a dozen times or more and I have yet to find something I don't love on the menu. The fajitas are absolutely incredible, the staff is so friendly and fun, the margaritas are the BEST, and the salsa dancing is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2015

Reuben's is part of the blossoming of Peekskill's downtown restaurant district. Located on Division Street Reuben's offers a cozy cafe and seasonal sidewalk table seating. The Margaritas are magnificent and the food is delicious and genuine.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 North Division Street, Peekskill, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Peekskill
  • Phone Number: +1 914-739-4330

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