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Mexico Lindo

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449 Main St, Melrose, MA 02176
+1 781-662-4056
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Melrose, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Mexico Lindo, always crowded. Love the salads, fish tacos, fajitas, chicken wings, and the margaritas

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Thank cbremberg
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104 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had intended to eat across the street at a certain Italian place and thought we would get in there early...nope...it was packed! We looked around a bit and Mexico Lindo looked like an okay place. Wow were we surprised. It was so delicious! Best chili rellenos I have EVER had and I order them whenever they are on a... More 

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Thank Peglegbbh
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am by no means an expert on what would be considered 'authentic', I just know that I love 'mexican' food and this place was tops! The decor was great, the chips and salsa at the table are also great, and the food was perfectly filling. I ordered a combination plate that came with a chile relleno and cheese enchilada,... More 

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Thank Alexandra D
Southington, Connecticut
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

They do not take reservations and we had 7 poeple, so we had to wait about 30 minutes, but it was worth it. The music was entertaining, the food was very good, the Margaritas were excellent and the services was remarkably good, especially considering the crowd. Everyone agreed that it was a very good night.

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Thank Dan G
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I love Mexican food and this place is one of my favorites. Food is great, very authentic. Drinks are good and the atmosphere is nice. It is a family friendly neighborhood restaurant. Try the Mole California.

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Thank David M
Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Mexico Lindo is one of my favorite restaurants in Melrose. It's very popular with the locals; it's always busy! The service is excellent and the waiters are very friendly. It's got a great festive atmosphere. The Margarita's hit the spot and the food is hot, delicious and of good value. if you bring the kids, they offer the regular chips... More 

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Thank Jackie M
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I've been going there for years since I've moved to melrose . It was my mom and mine favorite place . Unfortunately with years for me the food has gone down hill . I don't know what happened but that rich flavor that we loved so much that used to have passion and love with each bite is gone .... More 

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Thank Yana K
Medford, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Recently went there for the first time after hearing good things about it . We had a party of five on a Friday night . The staff was friendly while we had a 25 min wait. Drinks at the bar were very good. Once we were seated at the table we enjoyed chips and salsa. Each one of us was... More 

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Thank Theresa S
Massachusetts
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118 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

My wife and I stopped in Mexico Lindo, after our tire burst and we had our car towed to Montvale Tire down the street (whom I recommend - they treated us nice, were quick, and did a good job). Anyway, while waiting for our car to be serviced, we walked downtown, which in Melrose is lined with different businesses and... More 

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Thank capt_nutso
Saugus, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Great food! Friendly service! Good prices! Fun atmosphere! My family enjoys sitting on the shaded outdoor patio. Highly recommend Mexico Lindo in Melrose, MA.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 Main St, Melrose, MA 02176
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Melrose
  • Phone Number: +1 781-662-4056

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