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“Solid value”

Hacienda Mexican Restaurant
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican
Description: Phone 845 446 0406
Restaurant details
Description: Phone 845 446 0406
new york
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Solid value”
Reviewed May 4, 2014

Soild tex mex. Not super fantastic, but very good. The best around for sure. I have eaten here at least 30 times, very consistent, good food , reasonable prices and friendly service.

  • Visited May 2014
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English first
Highland Falls, New York
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“hospitality at the Hacienda”
Reviewed November 25, 2013

Very good Mexican food but the service is superior to just about every restaurant
I've ever been to. The decor is colorful...the only thing missing is a mariachi(sp?)band.

  • Visited October 2013
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Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“GREAT Mexican food and atmosphere”
Reviewed November 1, 2013

I loved this place. The interior is very festive and well decorated. It was very clean inside. Excellent service. The food was excellent. Our meals arrived promptly. Parking available in a lot on the premises. Close to West Point Military Academy. The only bad thing was that there was a noisy party dining nearby us with lots of young children that were VERY loud. Of course, this isn't the restaurant's fault - just parents that don't make their kids behave in a restaurant. Sure, Mexican restaurants are fun and noisy, but they were too loud for late diners (8:00 p.m.). There were two other couples dining beside me and my husband.

  • Visited October 2013
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New York City, New York
Level 6 Contributor
118 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Good but only relatively”
Reviewed September 4, 2013

Hacienda is one of the very best places to eat...near West Point, New York. That's unfortunately more of a reflection on the competition than the true quality of Hacienda. First off, the food isn't bad...it's actually relatively good, but if you're a mexican or southwestern cuisine enthusiast, be prepared to be underwhelmed. The service is very good to excellent with an emphasis on keeping your water glass filled. It's really why the restaurant is successful. Not a bad place to start, but when the place gets busy, it has all the challenges you can imagine. Now for the food, if you stick with the basics, enchiladas, beans, rice, you'll probably go away happy. When you begin straying, don't say I didn't warn you. The chicken taco salad is worthy of ordering if you're the taco salad type, but be prepared for it to taste more like Chinese food than Mexican food. As long as you're okay with that, then no issue.

In general, opt for the green sauce because the red sauce is more like ketchup than chile.

They will serve you a microwaved tortilla with white cheese to start. Not bad, but not great either. The chips are fresh and the salsa is pretty good, but only if you like cilantro. The ambiance is quirky with little crepe paper strips- thousands hanging from the ceiling with authentic Mexican furniture and ambiance. The wait staff is also Mexican so the basic recipe for success is in there somewhere. The portions are large and if you eat it all, you'll be stuffed like a chimichanga. I like the mexican glass-ware and the small coke bottles. They serve an adequate, but average margarita. Overall, the Hacienda is a pretty good choice in a town that has every right to be starving given the below average fare. Parking at peak times can be a challenge, and the place isn't much to look at from the outside, but if you start with a couple of Dos Equis and order light, you'll have a pretty good time. It is family friendly and groups can be accommodated.

  • Visited September 2013
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Southern Shores, North Carolina
Level 6 Contributor
320 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
“Fun Family Gathering”
Reviewed August 14, 2013

Visited the Hacienda for a family gathering. Large groups are not always the easiest to serve due to the variety of orders and timing. The Hacienda staff did a great job, service was real friendly and food very good. We all had agree time. This was our first visit to this location, although we were previously at the Goshen, NY location several times. Both sites are tastefully decorated with a fun colorful atmosphere. Great Mexican food & style.

Visited August 2013
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