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Zuma Tex-Mex

$$ - $$$
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Downtown
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Pub
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7 N Market St, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston, MA 02109-6200
+1 617-367-9114
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Winnipeg, Canada
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this restaurant! Lots of menu choices and combos including vegetarian options. The food was served promptly. It was hot and the portions were very large. The service was friendly. The music was pleasant, not overwhelming. The service was excellent. The Sangria was very enjoyable. It as a lovely place to rest and rejuvenate after spending a few hours wandering... More 

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Thank Barbara K
Marietta, GA
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute decision to eat here. Food was decent. Margaritas were kind of weak. Didn't wait to be seated. Wait staff was attentive and on top of things.

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Thank Susan B
Massachusetts
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

The food and drinks were typical, good but nothing really special. The waiter actually seemed pissed when we walked in and his attitude remained the same the entire meal. We had a large group which usually the staff want to accommodate as the tip would be large. We had drinks, apps and meals and did have a large bill. We... More 

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Thank MassTraveler15
Cody B, Owner at Zuma Tex-Mex, responded to this review

Dear MassTraveler15, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant! I apologize that you received such substandard service, it is very troubling news. It would be very helpful if you would be willing to send along some information regarding your visit to Zuma. If possible, please let me know the date and time you visited Zuma, the servers... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere, and affordable Tex-Mex food. Enjoyed the quesadilla I ordered and it was a very big portion. Right in the heart of Boston so I would definitely recommend if you're in the city!

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Thank Rachel L
Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I work in Boston and frequent here for lunch. We have been going here for years probably about 4-6 times a year. The food is always delicious, reasonably priced, we love the atmosphere, unlimited warm tortilla chips and salsa they always have drink specials and the manager (Cody) is so professional and runs a great operation.

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Thank Tobster1
Swansea, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Unpretentious bar/restaurant in a popular area, near the Faneuil Hall. Great value cocktails and decent meal. Main course portions are big so no need for a starter. Definitely recommend a visit.

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Thank Martin D
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82 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

My lunch included the enchilada meal which consisted of 2 enchiladas (filling of your choice), rice, and beans for $6! Chips and salsa are complimentary. Margaritas were on special for $5. Everything was very good, including the service. Restaurant is downstairs and was a little dark. I would definitely recommend and go back.

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Thank CathyLuvsVacations
Baltimore, Maryland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch as we were in the mood for Mexican. Good sized portions for a great price especially given other sit down options in the area. Service was amazing - Cheryl was very nice and accommodating to our requests. Special made a margarita for my husband. Food was very good as well. For anyone who likes things spicy... More 

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Always like stopping by Zuma's when in town. Great selection of tequila's and margarits's. Food is very good had a grilled corn on the cob that was on the specials list that was very tasty as well as a steak quesadilla this town. The Fajita's are also very good with a decent portion size and they have decent wings also.

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Thank Leafystuff
Rochester, New York
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90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Decided to eat here on a whim, one of whom is a vegetarian. She had no issues finding something. I got the taco salad with chicken. The portion was huge, but there was a tremendous amount of liquid (water?) at the bottom of the bowl which left the shell soggy. The prickly pear margarita was especially delicious. The service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Southwestern, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 N Market St, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston, MA 02109-6200
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit Stops: Government Center (green line, blue line), Haymarket (orange line)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-367-9114
Description
Zuma Tex-Mex is a Quincy Market favorite. Zuma's satisfies its clientele with Mexican-American comfort favorites. Enjoy fruity margaritas, sizzling fajita platters, overstuffed burritos and heaping plates of nachos.

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Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where, during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting children and eager tourists through the pond. Have your camera ready to capture its peaceful beauty in the middle of a bustling city. Continue on through the Gardens and take in some open green space at the Boston Common, where you can spend time throwing a frisbee, sitting on a park bench, or, in the winter time, skating on the frog pond. Head north from the end of the Common to see the golden dome of the State House, and travel through government center to Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall, both a historic and popular destination worth a quick visit for a first time to Boston. Head to Long Wharf to visit the Aquarium, or catch a boat to Charlestown or even Cape Cod.
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