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Tacuba Hell's Kitchen Cantina Mexicana

$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
802 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-5635
+1 212-245-4500
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (25 reviews)
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
802 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-5635
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stumbled across Tacuba whilst wandering around Hell’s Kitchen. He staff were friendly, welcoming and helpful. We both had the chicken enchiladas with rice and beans, which was absolutely delicious and the portions were of a good size. One portion of rice and beans was...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Intercontinental for a week we opted for Tacuba after reading about the chef and his experiences. Excellent choice, From entering, we were warmly greeted by Luisa and seated by Steven. great decor, exposed brick, paintings, beautiful Mexican tiled flooring, comfortable seating. First...More

Thank _peteracrymble
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The mango margaritas are the real deal with spicy salt rims. Loved the ceviche, guacamole, tacos, Brussel sprouts, avocado fries, and quesadillas!

Thank Robin V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prior to our stay in NYC, I researched Mexican restaurants in mid-town for us to have lunch and decided to try Tacuba. We dined on a Friday afternoon and the restaurant was pretty empty, which was telling in retrospect. We were seated in the upper...More

Thank DocMulf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, I wasn't expecting what I discovered art Tacuba. A relative from out of town wanted go out and we were walking in nearby Hell's Kitchen and she decided she wanted to try the place. We split a bunch of dishes, including the CALABACITA CON...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here 2 Friday's in a row for business lunch after hosting a dinner for 15 colleagues at Christmas time. The food is delicious! Service is great - very attentive and the owner/manager always checks to see if you are satisfied. Love the enchiladas, burritos...More

Thank KarenM-2709
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attempting to eat a different cuisine each night of our stay, my best friend and I noticed Tacuba as our taxi drove past it on our way back from somewhere else. We are massive fans of Mexican and eaten our fair share, but this was...More

Thank spuffy_c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was traveling and by myself on Valentine's Day. Most restaurants in the area were bust so I walked up to Tacuba. Little out of the way from where I was staying but know it's worth the walk. It was also Ash Wednesday so I asked...More

Thank Walter K
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We come to the city every Feb for a conference and of primary importance is getting our meal reservations in place. We always plan a dinner at Toloache on 51st. We were surprised to get a call a few hours prior to our reservation there...More

Thank bloomcrew
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

While visiting our Daughter and her boyfriend, we decided on Mexican and were very happy we did! Luckily we were able to get a reservation on a Friday night. The tacos were great as well as the guacamole of course! Our drinks were the best!...More

Thank colleenva
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Marc M
6 November 2016|
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Response from Ashley H | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, it's smart, hip casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 802 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-5635
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-4500
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