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Mexicali Cantina

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
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467 W Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701-4805
+1 301-663-3800
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Frederick, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to have an event. I held a dinner for my daughter's Bat Mitzvah for about 35 people. The room was perfect sized. Food was DELICIOUS! The staff was extremly helpful. Highly recommend this place!!!!!

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Thank mom_to_2_great_girls
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Warm inviting place. Friendly environment. Great food and great service. Lots of menu choices. Salsa is awesome.

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Thank Mo J
Silver Spring, Maryland
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We were a large group and the accomodated us, nicely. It was early on a Sunday afternoon and, despite the small number of patrons, the service was a bit slow. The food was good. Their tacos were tasty and the beer was cold. .There was some confusion about "plain chicken" that one of my friends ordered .It came out as... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Good food at reasonable prices. Spanish menu has quite a selection of some very well prepared dishes. And of course the margaritas are good too...

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Thank Karey K K
Brunswick, Maryland
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

The food is great but the service could be better. the place could be managed better when it comes to setting

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Thank daveb428
Boonsboro, Maryland
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26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

We gathered here for my sons Birthday feast. We tried their seviche and Chorizo con queso for appetizers. They were both great, I really loved the seviche, even has small calimare in it. My son and I chose Plato Grande for two, unbelievable amount, taste and the ribs were to die for. Excellent. Had mucho to take home. Others in... More 

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Thank Toni L
Orlando, Florida
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

everything is great,you will enjoy a variety of options. Ceviche and the tamales de elote are excellent. when the dessert time come, you have to try flan, is a great way to finish the culinary experience

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Thank Rafaelplatino
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

A gentlemen by Jose calls himself the manager and treats customers very badly. He is very disrespectful and does not care about the service nor the business. The plates were cold and tasted old, he just laughed. A perfect example of a restaurant that allows service and customer kindness go to the way side. Be ware and expect to be... More 

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Thank lv2eat12
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

The atmosphere is phenomenal. When my wife and I took our kids there was a Mariachi band playing!!! The food was excellent and far above the standards of the other "mexican" restaurants in Frederick. Definitely a must go place to visit for Mexican food. and a couple cervesas.

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Thank Smccardell
Baltimore, Maryland
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

Great food: Chips & Salsa are excellent. House Margaritas: Very Good Fajitas: Excellent Enchiladas: Very Good Rice & Beans: Very good Specials are always excellent Pechuga De Pollo: Excellent Ambiance: Bar room, nice, front rooms are too bright and boring Service: Good and very friendly

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Thank billykeyc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 467 W Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701-4805
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-663-3800

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