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La Paloma

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
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195 Newport Ave, Quincy, MA 02170-1761
+1 617-773-0512
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Definite go to. The Boston area does not have a lot of great Mexican restaurants. This is one of the best we have. Complimentary homemade salsa and chips (refillable). Awesome verde sauce. You can't go wrong with anything you choose.

Thank SGFBoston
Boston, Massachusetts
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49 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

As mentioned on many reviews this place has a very small bar, but then again most people head here for the very good Mexican food. Burrito's are huge, the salads are fresh and the chef's specials are usually very good. Great margaritas and friendly staff make this a local favorite, and a favorite for travelers, i've met many people in... More 

Thank Bellasarius
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I have been going to La Paloma for over 25 years. It is the best Mexican restaurant around . The menu offers variety and value. From tacos to steak tips there are great items on the menu at every price point. The weekday specials are always worth checking out. Service is also superior

Thank Martha D
Hull, Massachusetts
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173 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

Since Salsa's closed in Hingham we have been looking for a good Mexican restaurant and we found it! It was worth the wait on the weekend - but it cleared out after the early dinner rush. I am ready to go back soon to try some more of their dishes.

Thank Timothy5
Boston, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is just a regular Mexican restaurant. The food was ok, a bit too much (cheese, salt, salsa) not so much authentic. The staff were all dirty and so were the table that we got sat on. No wait. The have chorizo that was the only reason why I went there on the first time, but it is very unlikely... More 

Thank NicteT
Fall River, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Really good Mexican food. Our server was quite accommodating for our group. The chicken and cheese chimichangas are awesome, so are the chicken quesadillas. But the stuff that keeps me going back are the freshly made salsa, the guacamole, and the queso dip is an absolute must. It's so good that I always get extra order of queso dip (which... More 

Thank Chellybean37
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109 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Neighborhood gem in Quincy, small quaint place, inexpensive with nice staff, great drinks and good Mexican food. Usually a wait on weekends but goes fast. Tiny bar area. Great to meet friends

Thank bmcnurse
Quincy, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

This is hands down the best food in Quincy, and the place I recommend to everyone who asks about food in the area. Not a single person I have ever brought there was less than totally pleased with the food. The atmosphere is wonderful, the servers are nice, the food comes on time, the salsa and chips are truly one... More 

Thank Jade A
Pembroke, Massachusetts
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111 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

I love their chips and salsa! Margaritas are amazing and every dish is exceptional bursting with flavor and authenticity.

Thank Tim M
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

I enjoyed the decorative feel of the restaurant. I ordered a honey chipotle quesadilla - it was delicious and also very large. The portions are very good in this restaurant, the prices too!

Thank silvgoddess

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 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 - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Newport Ave, Quincy, MA 02170-1761
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-773-0512

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