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Mejico Lindo

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Puerto Nuevo, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-792-6033
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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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132 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Friday night to have dinner with my family of 5. Cozy ambient and all of the servers are friendly and polite. Real Mexican owners. For appetizers had the México nachos and the tialpeña soup. For main had the two tacos plate, rodaballo fish, burrito embarazado, fajitas de res and the enchiladas. Everything was delicious and perfectly cook.... More 

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1 Thank Eddanor
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mexican living in Puerto Rico x10 years here. We tried the beef chipotle and enchilada, very reminiscent of the northen food of mexico. They have several specialties of different regions that I still have to try, salsa is authentic mexican. Overall, mexican approved!!

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Thank Ricardo H
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Good ambience. With a great Mexicano's spirit. Food very fresh. Valet parking. Music very good. Tortilla was great. The carnitas delicious.

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Thank Victoria D
Omaha, Nebraska
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

What a great dinner. Great ambiance and great service. Great Margaritas and classic Mexican menu. Tried Langosta Veracruzana and it is out of this world. Toño, the owner and Master Chef is a great host. Don't miss it Big 10...

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Thank Denis H
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is by far the best restaurant ever. The food is super fresh. I would know, cuz my daughter hast been working there for a 1 1/2 year. Sooo way before she was there, I did go various times before. Ive gone as a solo, and in family & as a couple. Excellent excellent quality. El Sr. Antonio is very... More 

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Thank Shylene M
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for 17 years and we have never been disappointed. This is by far the best Mexican restaurant in San Juan. They use the best and most fresh ingredients and they make very good original dishes. The chicken Zihuatanejo is my favorite dish, of course with a side of the home made Mole. They have the... More 

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Thank Andres B
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Food was extremely overpriced for what they serve. They also bring us to the table without asking a red salsa with chips. At the end they charged for that salsa and for extra chips 😑. And at top of all the waiter service was not great at all, were we decided that we will give a small amount of tip.... More 

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Thank zadrovet
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great small jewel. A house converted into a restaurant, the cuisine is pure Mexican. Try the spicy Tlalpeno soup and the Sincronizada is a must. A dish of meat covered with a tortilla and lots of cheese, side of Mexican rice and beans covered with cheese. Enjoy the frozen lemonade, a liquor less drink in a Margarita... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

MUCH BETTER than Auroritas', Margaritas', Fridas, and La Dona. Don Antonio, the owner, is always making sure the service is impeccable. The staff couldn't be better. The décor is very Mexican but not overpowering. The margaritas are very well made, I prefer the "on the rocks with salt" one.

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1 Thank JoseMiami_Florida
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Went for the first time last Friday. Margaritas were warm, my pork flauta had a piece of bone and the waiter did not have any experience. Owner was busy greeting other customers that apparently are regulars (dont know why!) instead of trying to attend to our problems. Food was cold. Awful, will not go back.

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Thank Elizabeth O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puerto Nuevo, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-792-6033

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