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Garcia's Mexican Restaurant

) #23 of 80 Restaurants in Cortland $$ - $$$ Mexican,
879 Tomkins St EXT, Cortland, NY 13045
+1 607-753-1151
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (5 reviews)
“salsa verde” (2 reviews)
“cheese sauce” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
879 Tomkins St EXT, Cortland, NY 13045
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Many national chains like Moes or Applebee's serve what is recognized as Mexican food , but if you make your way to Cortland NY, and love Mexican food, you need to check out Gacias. We were a party of eight, ranging from seven to sixty...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I live in the Ithaca area and we love, LOVE Garcia's restaurant in Cortland. The staff are so friendly and are one of the best parts besides the food! We both order the ground beef chimichangas with salsa verde. Every time it's...More

Thank SusieMitchell77
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I visited the restaurant based on the reviews. I ordered the beef burritos which were good. The rice was ok and the Salsa was very plain. I like a spiced salsa. This is the only meal that I tried at the restaurant.

Thank Mary ann M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very good food, good variety on the menu and excellent margaritas! Staff was friendly however atmosphere was so so as the decor definitely needs updating, furniture pretty run down however, didn't take away froom good food.

Thank TwinJo
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Was hoping for more. So-so food. Waitress may have been new so will cut them some slack! Would try again next time we visit up there.

Thank CorrieD123
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Texmex is not mexican food.. who ever designs the menu should really study authentic Mexican food. Prime example I ordered a pork Torta, I received a bun with pork ,lettuce, mayo and 3 strips of Avacado. lol NO TOMATOES, QUESO FRESCO, NO WHITE ONION AND...More

Thank daneboy84
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Very good food, nice assortment, as authentic as you can get on the East Coast. Friendly staff, pleasant southwest atmosphere .

Thank Juliasharron
Reviewed 5 December 2016

One of my favorite Mexican restaurants in the area - good food, cold drinks, good service and not a national chain. Yes, the furnishings are a bit worn but it's still a great place to take children.

1  Thank Julie T
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I have had some great meals here but the past few meals were a disappointment. Sadly, I won't go back unless I hear some improved reviews. Management needs to keep focus. Please work on improving. I miss the good meals.

Thank JoBu L
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Been here a few times while visiting family in the area. Margaritas are just ok poured from the spigot. I avoid them. Food is normal Mex, ok but not great.

Thank Rich B
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Response from Juliasharron | Reviewed this property |
You should ask Garcias for their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 879 Tomkins St EXT, Cortland, NY 13045
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Cortland
  • Phone Number: +1 607-753-1151
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