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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
Cafe Bueno is located at the intersection of East and 5th Streets. We are located in the same center as 7-11, about 3 blocks north of Shab Row. There is plenty of free parking in our large front lot.Cafe Bueno serves authentic Mexican food, and yes, we are the real deal! We have ten different kinds of tacos! A few highlights are our hand-breaded fish tacos, topped with radishes, cabbage, and served with cilantro salsa on the side, or tacos al pastor, which is a combination of spicy marinated pork and pineapple, served on a soft corn tortilla and topped with onions, cilantro, and fresh lime. Our salsa verde and salsa roja hot sauces are freshly made in-house. We serve Mexican breakfast all day,
$8 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed March 7, 2020

We’ve been here several times and always thought it was good. Tonight was a different story! First, no enchiladas on the menu anymore (unless it’s a special and you get what they offer). My wife loves enchiladas and asked if the menu had changed and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 12, 2020 via mobile

Was supposed to meet someone here for lunch and when they didn't show I'm so glad I decided to stay anyway to have lunch. This was my first visit but it will not be my last. Ordered a Taco Bowl off the lunch menu and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 8, 2020 via mobile

Fantastic experience! It is in fact authentic Mexican food. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly about gluten free options on the menu. The food was delivered fast and was delicious. While this is not the place for large parties it is definitely a new favorite....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

Arrive around 5:00 on weekends as gets very crowded! Excellent service!!! Food portions good size.. salsas nice change from other Mexican spots. 4/5 bc no margaritas!!! Try Cafe Bueno and you’ll be god you did!

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

This Mexican restaurant is OUTSTANDING! Wow. Real Mexican food in Frederick MD. Wow. The Vampire Margarita is outstanding! Try the Texano Burritos. Now for a real treat, go for the Tongue Tacos! Wow.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

the food was so good!! said the wait would be 15 minutes for carry out, took them 5. people were so nice. will continue to go there!

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

Tiny and cramped and worth it. Great authentic food. Fantastic friendly and prompt service. We will be back

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 12, 2019

This restaurant recently moved. This was my first visit to the new location. The new location is tastefully decorated and my food was good. But I had a charge on my bill which I have NEVER seen anywhere and will keep me from returning. The...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 8, 2019 via mobile

I just don’t get the hype on this place. My husband likes the food so we’ve been three times over the course of 12-18 months or so. I’m done with it after our last trip. Had to ask for chips and salsa at least 3...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 30, 2019

I visited with a party of four on a Saturday evening. We had to wait for about twenty minutes for our table, but once seated the settings was prompt. I had tacos with cachete (beef checks) which were amazing. Simply dressed with onions and cilantro,...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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November 21, 2017|
Response from denisebJ8621EH | Reviewed this property |
They serve a nice variety of local micro brews and national brands. Not sure about wine.
November 21, 2017|
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Response from robertorC1039IX | Reviewed this property |
They serve craft beer. Not sire if they do wine
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