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Habanero's Mexican Kitchen

Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
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869 N Mayfair Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226-4241
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Greenfield, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to dinner with our family. We go to Puerto Vallarta for the winter so I'm never excited to eat Mexican food here in Milwaukee. I was pleasantly surprised. The food was excellent, beer prices very reasonable, wait staff very attentive and tableside Guacamole made to your taste was delicious, you get to pick what you want in it. Will... More 

Thank Diane53228
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I need to say this after my visit! The Enchilada Monterrey was the worst meal I've ever had and mostly it was the worst waste of money I've spent in all of my 55 yrs.! The menu description for the enchilada Monterrey $16.99 sounds awesome BUT trust me, it was far from awesome! It looked like left over tiny pieces... More 

Thank Jean F
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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347 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We met a group for dinner on a Friday night. My husband and I arrived much earlier than the rest of the group and headed to the bar for a drink. We each ordered a margarita and placed a large fill on the bar to pay for the drinks. Others in our party started to arrive about 40 minutes later... More 

1 Thank TahitiZ
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Craving table side guacamole after a long day so I did a quick Yelp search and folks where raving about his place! It's been a while since I've had some great guacamole, and this place satisfied my craving. The portions where absolutely huge, I just wish they supplied more than 4 tortillas for the huge plate I had. - Texas... More 

Thank KingjamesAllen
Appleton, United States
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

we visited this restaurant based on reviews found on trip advisor, as well as the location. The décor is very fitting for the type of food served. I had a combo platter, they put the same sauce on everything " which was good" but everything tasted the same. My son ordered a chicken chimi. he loved it said the sauce... More 

Thank Nicole B
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195 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

This is the best place to get tableside guac. It is to die for. They make it exactly the way that you want it. I go during happy hour so the margarita's are cheaper. In addition, they try new margarita's out and you can buy one at minimal cost.

Thank Charmingnl
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

You can order the usual fare here - tacos, enchiladas, chimichangas - but don't! Try an item that you never heard of before. I had Chicken Reynosa and it was OUTSTANDING! Hubby kept ignoring his Fajitas (which were great) for mine. The unique margaritas were great too. I had a jalapeno, cilantro dring that was great. Be adventurous! Service was... More 

Thank Anita L
Belton, TX
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195 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant and typical Mexican restaurant atmosphere. Very good chips and excellent salsa. I knew I was going to do all right. Some wait staff do not speak English. I ordered a cheese chili relleno and black beans. (The only vegetarian beans they have). The beans were very tasty, the rice was excellent and the chip relleno a had a very... More 

Thank Bill K
East Troy, Wisconsin
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82 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

We were driving near Mayfair looking for a place to eat and noticed this place on Google maps. When we pulled up, the strip mall appearance was scary and we almost didn't go in. Happily it is pleasant inside and did remind me of restaurants in Playa Del Carmen in Mexico. Nice murals and tile - although showing its age.... More 

Thank PatMedart
Greenfield, Wisconsin
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153 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

It was December and time to use the Entertainment coupons nearing expiration. We were going to Mayfair and looking for a lunch place. What a find!!! Great atmosphere. Attentive service. Reasonably priced food. Good portion size. Food served hot and flavorful. They also serve dinner. We will definitely return again even if we don't have a coupon. Seriously the food... More 

Thank Wanda R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 869 N Mayfair Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226-4241
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wauwatosa
  • Phone Number: 414-607-9025

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