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Fajitas & 'Ritas

) #365 of 2,405 Restaurants in Boston $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
25 West St, Boston, MA 02111-1213
+1 617-426-1222
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
25 West St, Boston, MA 02111-1213
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Before going to the Boston Opera House theater on a Saturday afternoon, we walked just around the corner to find Fajitas & 'Ritas. Great atmosphere, gorgeous painted walls with stunning artwork, bright and open. The service was spot on. The food -- fantastic, not pricey...More

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with a 12 person group and they found room for us quickly, even though it was busy. We all had separate checks which they were fine with and didn't screw up. The food was AMAZING and service was on point. I'd come...More

Thank David N
KResendes, Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi David, Thanks again for visiting Fajitas & ‘Ritas! We’re happy to hear you had a great visit :). See you around next time you’re in the area! -Kristine and the Fajitas & ‘Ritas Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a short walk from our hotel and weren't initially sure if it was going to be good for kids but it was. They had crayons to draw with and my son loved his bean and rice burrito. I had a grilled...More

Thank kurokitty
KResendes, Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thanks for visiting Fajitas & 'Ritas! We're happy to hear the whole family had fun. We hope you enjoyed your trip to Boston. See you again next time you're in the area! -Kristine and the Fajitas & 'Ritas Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is good and the fully customizable nacho plate is one ☝️ f the best ideas I've seen. The drinks are strong and the staff does a good job. We sat by the windows and had a good meal. The food portions are...More

Thank YotaPwr
KResendes, Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thanks for visiting Fajitas & 'Ritas! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the customizable nacho plate – it's a big hit! What's your favorite combo? See you around again soon! -Kristine and the Fajitas & 'Ritas Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We organized a high school graduation gathering after Escape The Room, for kids & families, totaling 30 people. What incredible waiter service, food, atmosphere & prices! Hard to find anywhere, never mind Downtown Boston! Everybody was commenting how attentive the service was, and how delicious...More

Thank Jean P
KResendes, Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jean, Thanks for visiting Fajitas & ‘Ritas. Thanks for choosing us as your dining destination after heading to Escape the Room. We’re glad to hear everyone enjoyed themselves. :) We’ll make sure to pass along your kind words to Brad. See you again soon!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch after a play at the Boston Opera House. I had the salad with chicken and my friend had the pulled pork quesadillas. We both had Rita's which topped off our meal. Service was excellent and the atmosphere just right. Would definitely...More

Thank MaldenMom2014
KResendes, Public Relations Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks for visiting Fajitas & ‘Ritas. We’re glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us after the show. You can never go wrong with a ‘Rita! :) -Kristine and the Fajitas & ‘Ritas Team

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Saw a great review on trip advisor so thought we'd give it a go. Unfortunately it was cinquo de mayo so there was a long wait. .......so went back the following night. What can I say.......great atmosphere......great staff........and amazing food. Seriously check this place out...More

Thank Beverley A
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a meal and drinks just a step away from the Hyatt Regency downtown Boston. Very good and reasonably priced.More

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KResendes, Public Relations Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hi there, Thanks for visiting Fajitas & ‘Ritas! We enjoy being in downtown Boston amongst all the hustle and bustle of the city. We hope you enjoyed your time in Boston and look forward to seeing you again next time you’re in the area. -Kristine...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

We stopped here to eat before going to the Escape room, just a few doors down on the same street... Fast service, delicious meal and not at all expensive!! very lively and noisy....

Thank meme4934
KResendes, Public Relations Manager at Fajitas & 'Ritas, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hi there, Thanks for visiting us on a recent trip to Escape the Room. It sounds like you spent a great day in Downtown Boston. We hope to see you again soon! -Kristine and the Fajitas & ‘Ritas Team

Reviewed 29 April 2017

This restaurant is located down a side street and is worth the detour. We ordered the requisite margaritas and fajitas, which did not disappoint on either item. The margaritas weren't too sweet or weak and the fajitas came to our table sizzling hot. They do...More

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during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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Jean P
I am looking for a fun place for a group of 10 High School Seniors to eat after they go to Escape the Room on a Friday evening in early May. Could you accommodate this? What is your average price per person? There would be no alcohol, just food!
6 April 2017|
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Response from BKFofFandR | Property representative |
Depending upon the date and time, we would be happy to accommodate your group. (The first Friday in May would be unlikely, as that is Cinco de Mayo.) Average price for dinner without alcohol and including tip would be in the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 West St, Boston, MA 02111-1213
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-426-1222
  • E-mail
Description
Established in 1989, Fajitas & 'Ritas is an award winning, good-vibe, "unabashedly fun" restaurant and bar featuring fresh Texas and barbecue cuisine. Its namesake specialties include a variety of sizzling fajitas and frosty margaritas at Cheap Eats prices. Enjoy generous portions of fresh and healthy food while your relax in this down-to-earth and funky spot...Or... Kick back at the bar and sip some "honest margaritas". In fact, Fajitas & 'Ritas was nominated Best Margaritas in Boston by Citysearch and Best Cheap Drinks by AOL's City Guide. So stop by and eat, drink, party and hang out.
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