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Al Horno Lean Mexican Kitchen

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36 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10010-3609
+1 212-977-1000
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New York City, New York
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532 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Had the burrito bowl. Healthy option. It's a burrito without the tortilla served over salad. Quick delivery. Shakes are also good

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Thank martynsnook
New York City, New York
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283 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I was REALLLLLY hungry! I wanted Mexican. The reviews looked ok, and I was near, and the menu -well- lots of choices. I got a cactus tortas which came with sweet potato fries and a bottle of water (the special - grande, i think it was called). Couldn't wait! Well, my guess is that they took frozen fries and microwaved... More 

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Thank tressed
New York
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138 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Al Horno is a good option if you live in the area and want to take in/out Mexican food but don't want the extremely heavy, fattening feel that usually accompanies the cuisine. They offer lots of variety when it comes to making your traditional favorites healthier (quinoa, brown rice, low-fat sauces, etc.), and delivery is fast.

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Thank Dave N
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

This is my favorite place to get burritos in NYC. It's definitely not authentic Mexican or anything (or even authentic Tex-Mex), but the food is great. Good quality ingredients and delicious combinations. A little expensive, but the portions are large.

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Thank cifarec
Atlanta, Georgia
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I got the chicken fajita plate. They thought I wanted it to go, which I didn't but they do a lot of to go and delivery orders. It was packaged very well. There was enough chicken for two people - easily. It was cooked well and was tasty as were the onions and peppers with it. The rice and beans... More 

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Thank susanjb
New York City, New York
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490 reviews
344 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

Wow. I'm addicted to the Fiesta Grande salad! Everything else is very good as well. I've only had delivery so I cannot comment on the atmosphere. If you love Mexican food but not the expanding waistline effect - this place is for you!!!

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Thank Skych8ser
New York City, New York
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767 reviews
509 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Food pretty good but ridiculously expensive for what you get. Asked for a side of chips. They were served in a tiny plastic container. Maybe 1/2 cups worth FOR $3. Little to no value at $36 for two. Delete review

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Thank Mike P
New York City, New York
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217 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

We ordered from this place yesterday evening. We had a "make your own" tofu burrito with quinoa and a quesadilla. Both were excellent, in fact the burrito it one of the best I have ever had. However, the cheese had a really strong taste, which I didn't like that much. Great food anyway.

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Thank FoodEtcaetera
Jacksonville, Florida
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87 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2014

For those of you that workout and still want to eat meals that are healthy, but taste like a treat, go to Al Horno. They serve brown rice & quinoa, mashed pintos instead of refried, fresh lean meats and veggies. You get a ton of food without the guilt. It's a little out of the way, but well worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10010-3609
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-977-1000

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