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Cilantro's Mexican Grill

££ - £££Mexican,
1706 US Highway 70 E, New Bern, NC 28560
+1 252-514-0617
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
16 Feb 2017
“Don't Bother”
4 Aug 2016
“Tired and empty”
Closed Now
Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
1706 US Highway 70 E, New Bern, NC 28560
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

I went tonight after work. There was one table of about 8 people and otherwise they were empty. I asked for suggestions and what was the favorite dish of locals. He suggested a dish, but they were out of chicken. I waited a LONG time...More

Thank Loveadventure1
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Despite the flashing "open" sign the Fryer was down and most dishes were not available. Owners were nowhere to be seen. We ordered from the few dishes they actually had and they were average. Wouldn't go out of my way to come here. Better places...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We picked up our menus and sat ourselves. Our waitress was friendly, but not too attentive. I thought perhaps she was new. She took our drink order and came back in reasonable time. The chips and salsa they provided before our meal were average. I...More

Thank KathyPaula
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is a place that the locals know and frequent. It's not even a little fancy, however the food is great! The service is exceptional, but I would get my food to go. Zero ambiance--zero. It's priced moderately and everything that we ordered was first...More

Thank tricket
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Cilantros is a great choice for homemade Mexican food. Staff is super friendly. The owner is often there taking orders and running the register. She always has a smile and kind word. Tasty food at an affordable price.

Thank Rhonda K
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Four of us had dinner at Cilantros' Mexican Grill in New Bern last night. The chicken fajitas we had were plentiful and excellent. A friend said his three fish tacos were very good. Two side orders of freshly prepared guacamole were enjoyed by all. Service...More

Thank xbcrat
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I am originally from San Diego, CA and it is hard to find good Mexican food this far away. Cilantro's is definitely the closest thing I can find to the Mexican food that I am used to and enjoy it every time that I go....More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 27 May 2016

this place is amazing as the owners take extreme pride in serving some of the tastiest Mexican in the area the bug daddy burrito is fir the hearty eater delicious from the first bite to the plate licking stage . love this place

Thank Mapk09
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I'm going to tell you about my experience today. All my reviews on trip advisor are positive. I went to cilantros after getting my hair done. Placed a to-go order, it came out to $17.00 a bit too high for a chicken fajita priced at...More

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Nathaniel M, Owner at Cilantro's Mexican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2016

Good evening mam, My name is Nathan Mora and my family owns Cilantro's. If you could please get in contact with me so we can discuss in detail what happened at the restaurant so I can make sure this is corrected in the future. By...More

Reviewed 24 April 2016

went to their new location on broad street, the waitress talked so quietly I have to ask over and over what she said, margaritas on big sign, but no margaritas, there was only 1 other couple there but it took 25 minutes to get served....More

Thank jtfranco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1706 US Highway 70 E, New Bern, NC 28560
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-514-0617
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