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Mexicali Blue

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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1571 Route 9, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590-2827
+1 845-298-8226
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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New York
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The meal was actually pretty bland considering how much fancy sounding stuff they put on my taco. Who wants to pay $7 for a single taco they could make better at home? No one. Very disappointed in this place.

Thank Raine B
Westchester County, New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 12 for my nieces birthday. We had margaritas,ice teas and water. We ordered nachos and We each had a burrito, I especially like the chicken lime. Our waitress was great! We had no problems with getting our food. They even let us bring an ice cream cake to celebrate and kept it in the cooler... More 

Thank Laredomom
Westchester, NY
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We went to Mexicali Blue on Saturday. We had the Mahi Mahi tacos. They were very tasty! I also had the Coconut butternut squash soup. I really enjoyed it! I wish the tacos were a little bit bigger. Overall the place is very clean and the serve was very good. I will go back to this restaurant.

Thank LinLinWestchester
Hopewell Junction, New York
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Mexicali Blue is more like a glorified Mexican diner. Food is "ok" but atmosphere is less than appealing. If you want Mexican food there are far better choices within a few miles, drive the extra distance and go to Avocados or Maya Cafe....

Thank Valerie D
wappingers falls
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We went on a Sunday night to have some tacos , we were directed to sit down and read the menus that were already in place. We waited we waited we waited nobody even recognize the fact we were there even though the guy told to sit down. It's like customers are inconvenient for them...walked out will never go back... More 

Thank John A
Wappingers Falls, New York
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is the freshest Mexican food in Dutchess county! I've never had a bad meal here, the owner is very personable and the servers are great!

Thank MikeandMaryellen
Fishkill, New York
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78 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I've passed the place several times, it was around lunch time so I thought I'd give them a try. It's Baja California style Mexican food. Blue corn tortillas, Fish tacos, a variety of antojitos, guacamole, a large selection of piquant sauces to add some heat, a selection of soups, bean, chicken, etc. I had a grilled chicken and a shrimp... More 

Thank bobsonera
wappingers falls
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The dining area is a bit tight but for tacos and beer it beats many of the Mexican food places in the area. They have interesting Beer flights also. The only idea I found disturbing was one of their employees was wandering around shoving MacDonald's French fry's in her mouth. Still very good even with that entertainment.

Thank John A
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Are there last night with the family, everything was fresh and delicious. The salsa and chips were awesome, and the waitress unexpectedly gave us 4 little samples of the soups they offer. All four of the soups were delicious, we couldn't decide which we liked best, but I do remember the one with shredded chicken was a possible front runner.... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 23 October 2016

CELIAC REVIEW: I've waited a week for a response to this issue and gotten nothing. My partner and I came in for the first time 10/16. I explained to the owner I am celiac, I can not have wheat even if it just some bread that touches something on my plate. I am very sensitive to any wheat contamination. He... More 

Thank Christine S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Route 9, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590-2827
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Wappingers Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 845-298-8226

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