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PRICE RANGE
$15 - $40
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
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APERITIVOS‎
Guacamole
Avocado, onion, cilantro, lime, tomato & jalapeno served w/ chile de arbol salsa
9.95
Flautitas De Pllo
Crispy chicken stuffed mini taquitos w/ guacamole, salsa guajilo & crema
8.95
Chorizo Salteado
Sauteed spanish sausage w/ olive oil, white wine, red pepper & onion
Ceviche De Huachinango Tropical
Citrus marinated red snapper w/ mango, red pepper, red onion & cilantro
9.95
Queso Fundido
Monterey cheese fondue w/ chorizo or oyster mushroom served w/ flour tortillas
7.95
Camarones Al Ajillo
Sauteed shrimp w/ olive oil, garlic, white wine, dried red pepper & paprika
9.95
Elote Del Mercado
Traditional street style corn on the cob prepared w/ mayonnaise, cojita cheese, chile piquin powder & cilantro
ENSALADAS‎
Aguacate Y Tomate
Avocado & tomato w/ cucumbers
9.95
Ensalada De Pollo
Grilled chicken w/ mixed greens
13.95
La Especial
Mesclun, tomato, avocado, cukes, carrots, onion, peppers & green olives
9.95
La Pequenita
House salad of iceberg lettuce, mesclun, onion, tomato & peas
4.95
SOPAS‎
Tortilla
Chicken broth w/ tortilla strips, avocado, onion, cilantro & fresh lime
6.95
Frijol Negro
Black bean soup w/ red onion & plantain garnish
5.95
Mariscos
Fish broth w/ shrimp, red snapper, clams, mussels & onion
10.95
ESPECIALIDADES DE LA CASA‎
Huachinango Al Ajillo
Whole red snapper frito w/ a garlic mojo
23.95
Tampiquena
Grilled shell steak served w/ guacamole & chicken enchilada
21.95
Tacos Al Carbon
Grilled steak tacos w/ jalapeño pico de gallo, avocado-tomatillo salsa & fresh lime
18.95
Enchiladas De Camaron
Enchiladas w/ sauteed shrimp in a tomatillo-jalapeno salsa verde
16.95
Alambre Ranchero
Grilled skewered steak w/ peppers, onions, chorizo sausage served w/ tomatillo & guajillo salsas
19.95
Crepas De Camaron
Shrimp crepes sautéed in a chile guajillo salsa w/ touch of cream
16.95
Tacos De Pescado
Pan-seared market fish tacos w/ jalapeno pico de gallo, avocado-tomatillo salsa, guac & lime
21.95
MOLE DE CASA‎
Mole Poblano
Puebla's most famous dish. it is made w/ Mexican chocolate, cinnamon, nuts, pasilla, ancho & mulato chiles. served w/ handmade corn masa tortillas. please note: we serve it traditionally w/ braised chicken on the bone.
18.95
Mole Verde
Slow-braised‎ chicken on the bone in a tomatillo, jalapeno & roasted pumpkin seed sauce.....amazing! !
15.95
Enchiladas Especiales
Ground beef, chicken & cheese enchiladas w/ mole poblano, queso blanco & red onion
17.95
NUESTRAS FABULOSAS FAJITAS‎
Fajitas served w/ yellow rice, refried pinto beans, guacamole & flour tortillas extra plate of sides: 4 sharing charge for fajita: 5
Steak
16.95
Plate of side+4.00
Sharing charge for fajita+5.00
Chicken
15.95
Plate of side+4.00
Sharing charge for fajita+5.00
Shrimp
17.95
Plate of side+4.00
Sharing charge for fajita+5.00
Fajita Any Two Items
19.95
Plate of side+4.00
Sharing charge for fajita+5.00
Mixed Fajita Steak, Chicken & Shrimp
21.95
Plate of side+4.00
Sharing charge for fajita+5.00
Vegetarian
Broccoli, mushrooms & zucchini sauteed w/ peppers, onions, tomatoes & scallions
14.95
Plate of side+4.00
Sharing charge for fajita+5.00
CARNES‎
Carnitas
Marinated pork butt w/ pico de gallo, guacamole & handmade corn masa tortillas
15.95
Chuletas a La Parilla
Grilled marinated pork chops w/ moro rice & sweet plantains
16.95
Bistec a La Mexicana
Grilled marinated shell steak w/chile guajillo salsa, chopped onions & guacamole
20.95
Ropa Vieja
Shredded‎ skirt steak stew w/ tomato salsa, peppers & onions served w/ sweet plantains, yellow rice & black beans
14.95
POLLOS‎
Pollo Con Champiñones
Grilled chicken breast w/ mushroom, onion, butter & cream sauce; served w/white rice & broccoli
16.95
Arroz Con Pollo
Traditional chicken (on the bone) & rice, peppers, onions & peas; served w/sweet plantains & salad
14.95
Flautas De Pollo
Crisp rolled chicken-stuffed tacos garnished w/ guacamole, guajillo salsa & sour cream
15.95
Pollo Al Ajillo
Sautéed‎ boneless chicken in olive oil, white wine, lots of garlic, dried red pepper & paprika
15.95
Enchiladas Suizas
Chicken enchiladas w/tomatillo-jalapeno salsa verde, queso blanco, sour cream & red onion
15.95
MARISCOS‎
Pescadito Al Sarten
Pan-seared market fish w/avocado-tomatillo salsa verde & sautéed string beans
21.95
Mariscada Mexico Lindo
Seafood stew w/ clams, mussels, shrimp & lobster tails tomatillo salsa verde or chile morita salsa roja
24.95
Camarones Al Mojo De Ajo
Sautéed‎ prawns, butter, garlic, white wine & dried red pepper served w/ white rice & broccoli
18.95
Salmon Al Horno
Broiled salmon w/ garlic mojito, white rice & fried plantains
21.95
Filete a La Veracruzana
Pan‎ seared red snapper in a tomato salsa w/ peppers, onions, capers & green olives
17.95
Alambre De Camaron
Skewered marinated prawns, tomatoes, peppers & onions served over white rice & salad
17.95
Camarones Al Ajillo
Sautéed shrimp in garlic, olive oil, white wine, dried red pepper & paprika served w/ yellow rice & warm bread
17.95
Paella Para Dos
Saffron rice w/ chorizo, chicken, shrimp, scallops, clams, mussels & lobster tails serves two/please allow 45 minutes
46.95
PLATILLOS GRINGOS‎
Accompanied by yellow rice & refried pinto beans no substitutions please
Tacos Gringos
Three hard shell tacos: two chicken, one ground beef w/ iceberg, red cabbage & guajillo salsa
14.95
Enchiladas Rojas
3‎ Stuffed soft corn tortillas: one chicken, one ground beef, one cheese topped w/ our chile guajillo salsa, cotija cheese & chopped onion
13.95
Burritos Especiales
Soft‎ flour tortillas topped w/ our guajillo salsa one shredded steak & one chicken; garnished w/ guacamole & sour cream
16.50
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On the way to a movie, we decided on Mexican food nearby. Mexico Lindo, a family business staying in the neighborhood, was a luncheon favorite decades ago, and it is so marvelous to see it still a perfect casual (or not) dining spot. The service...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank marieaparsonsny
Reviewed August 25, 2019

The food is great, the owners are wonderful, and for nyc, the prices are reasonable. No, it’s not dollar-tacos or Chipotle. It’s a family-run restaurant serving great food from their mom’s hometown in Mexico, as well as locally sourced Mexican influenced contemporary dishes that any...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank PatriciaPaddock
Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

Most expensive Mexican food I've had anywhere. $23 US for 3 tiny enchiladas. They were flavorless. Nothing tasted particularly good. I should have known from the stale chips and watery salsa. Nice looking restaurant with nice staff, but the place lost its ambiance when I...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank LolaRamona
Reviewed August 15, 2019

Only one visit, and the service was quite friendly...just forgetful. We enjoyed three very different dishes here, and can definitely recommend the food. They messed up on one order, though, and didn't get the correct one to the table until the other two at the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank DougL1349
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

I have passed this place on the second avenue bus for years and years and always wanted to try it. I read the positive reviews are decided to give it a go. We went for dinner on a Saturday night and it was packed. We...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Syed H
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Management sucks at this restaurant. I came in 2 weeks ago to get dinner with my family and they charged me twice the amount. They haven’t returned the money and they are just saying it’s a problem with my bank. Besides that, the managers attitude...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank crcalderon
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I make it short - like our visit. This was simply the most tasteless meal I have ever eaten. No flavours whatsoever - from starters (except the Ceviche) to mains... after which we left!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mikaeltp
Reviewed April 30, 2018

I was wandering aimlessly on 2nd Ave and found this gem. Where to start! The food was amazing, fresh and tasty. I think I also had the best margarita in my life. Don't leave without one of those. And the staff, friendly and efficient. This...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Baldrick X
Reviewed November 28, 2017

Ate an early dinner here with a group of 5. I am a vegetarian and there were several dishes to choose from. All of. our dishes were beautifully presented and delicious. The service was very helpful and present but not 'in our face'. A very...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank AAEN
Reviewed October 23, 2017

A family run restaurant that serves excellent Mexican food. This is not your run of the mill Tex/Mex place. Try the Mole Poblano, Cactus Pear Margarita, or the delicious Guacamole. There is something delicious each time you visit on their extensive menu. The staff is...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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