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MXco Cantina - CLOSED

1491 Second Ave, New York City, NY 10075
+1 212-249-6080
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good35%
  • Average35%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
7 Sep 2015
“So far, so good!”
12 Jan 2015
“Amazing Mexican Food, I go every time I visit the city”
Restaurant Hours
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1491 Second Ave, New York City, NY 10075
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Reviewed 8 September 2015

Been here twice, once for a VERY tasty brunch - highly recommended, and another time for regular tex-mex dinner, also very good. Just loved the Mexican-accented brunch. Also be sure to get an order of the fantastic cornbread. We enjoyed the margaritas, also (and we're...More

Thank Rich M
Reviewed 12 January 2015

This restaurant is great. It is a little dark, but in a calm sort of way. the corn appetizer is great. The nachos are the best i've ever had. If you want good Mexican food, Go to MXco. Great for a night out with friends....More

Thank Carrie W
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Never thought I could find chilaquiles just as good as what I had in Cancun and sure enough, MXco Cantina has them!!! The first I had chilaquiles was for breakfast in Cancun and I happened to come across it by accident. Long story short, it...More

Thank J0yful2013
Reviewed 10 November 2014

I am from Texas, so this review is likely too biased, but I think MXco is just fine. Nothing amazing. Easy in and out for the UES, though.

Thank Ross T
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Love going there after work for happy hour. Guacamole trio and margaritas are the best. Julian is a great waiter!!!! Will definitely be back! Celebrated my friends birthday and everyone sang happy birthday.

Thank Jullsz
Reviewed 23 October 2014

This was my second time visiting here and the same result. The food is delicious but it takes 15 minutes to get a drink and if you need anything it is almost impossible to track down a waiter. I guess I'll just have to do...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Possibly just a bad night for the staff, but we won't be going back. Average food, poor service and warm beer (after being told the three beers we originally wanted were all sold out). After all this, the least that could have been done was...More

Thank Zachary Z
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Me and my dad wanted something to eat so we walked down the street and saw MXCO! We say us down in the bar and ordered some nachos and quesadillas and it was pretty good. They helped us when we needed help and they did...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 30 March 2014

WORST EXPERIENCE EVER. Friday night, I went with two friends to have a few drinks and food. We wanted to sit at the bar. Everything was fine until the psychotic owner/manager screamed at one of my friends for spilling water. He did not spill water....More

Thank Kaitlyn B
Reviewed 19 January 2014

I recently had dinner here and found everything to be so-so. The only part of meal that was somewhat good was the guacamole- except the chips were incredibly salty. I had soft tacos which came saturated in sour cream, on a very bland soggy soft...More

Thank diamondlilx
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
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Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1491 Second Ave, New York City, NY 10075
    (E. 78th St.)
  • Public Transportation: 77 St (4, 6, 6X) 86 St (4, 5, 6, 6X)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-249-6080
  • E-mail
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