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Mexicali Blue

87 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1523
(845) 255-5551
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish tacos” (12 reviews)
“burrito” (26 reviews)
“guacamole” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
87 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1523
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We were sent here by a friend who loves the fish tacos. I had them and they were very good, though the tortilla was really thick. It's a take-out place, not a sit down, and there are lots of great choices on the menu. The...More

Thank loridoon
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican food I have ever had Minimal seating so carry out is best option They have beer too Get the tacos mahi mahi Fantastic

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We take out from tiny Mexicali Blue almost every week or at least twice a month; so we have eaten from here maybe 50-60 times so far. When our family is visiting, the younger crowd also likes to take out from Mexicali. More than anything...More

Thank trocc0_12
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This tiny, healthy burrito and taco joint is not your standard Mexican faire. They use no canned products. Everything is incredibly fresh and they make all their own hot sauces. If you are looking for traditional Mexican, this is not it. We usually call ahead...More

Thank Temaqueria
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I was raised on the border and love a good soft taco -- and that's what they have here. Many, many varieties of hot sauce add to the experience -- try the Lime or the Habanero. The steak tacos were cooked to order and were...More

Thank thelmadams
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stopped here on the recomendation of our AirBNB host and we're so happy we did! Mexicali Blue offers fresh, flavorful dishes - it is truly a gem. Fresh ingredients are key, especially when offering Ahi Tuna and Swordfish - 2 items we tried and...More

Thank erika n
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Fresh, fresh, fresh! And nice, helpful staff that cook up great food quickly. Anthony Bourdain could have stopped at any restaurant in New Paltz on his way to Mohonk, but he went here for good reason! There is an excellent array of sauces at a...More

Thank Streiner
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Go Guacamole! I stopped in for fresh quacamole and was treated to delicious servings with side of tortilla chips and salsa...Place is cozy as can be and everyone looked delirious with joy and savoringtheir spicy dishes.

Thank LauradeeS
Reviewed 3 November 2016

But this place is great for take-out. The tacos are really good and burritos were excellent. Plan for a bit of time if you wait though since they are usually busy so the food comes out at a more leisurely pace.

Thank wdurobme1
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Started with the tortilla soup which was outstanding! Then a pork burrito which was excellent as well. So glad we stopped here!

Thank higgins5163
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Main St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1523
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New Paltz
  • Phone Number: (845) 255-5551
  • E-mail
Mexican, tacos, burrittos, all fresh never frozen no cans
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