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“good food and cheap.”

Garcia's Mexican Restaurant
Ranked #23 of 47 Restaurants in Watkins Glen
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

Ate here several times during the week. Food is authentic and very good. Went in with a party of 22 and got seated no problem (lunch time). Has outside seating which was perfect with 12 kids of all ages. Lunch specials very low cost. ($4.50)

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Reviewed 31 July 2013

The food was amazing and surprisingly low prices. The banana margarita and cheese cake desert is a must try!

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Reviewed 19 July 2013

We've eaten here a few times, and enjoyed our meals both times. Huge selection of entrees, all reasonably priced, and the portions are pretty big! They also have a list of different flavored margaritas, as well as a number of sizes, so if you're looking to grab a margarita and taste some delicious mexican food, stop on in! Both indoor and outdoor seating.

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Reviewed 30 June 2013 via mobile

This is a great little Mexican restaurant in watkins glen. The prices are extremely reasonable and portions are generous. My husband and I both had shrimp dishes and they were both very tasty. Chips and salsa are average. Magaritas are huge! Service was okay and the place was reasonably clean although the carpet could use some cleaning.

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Reviewed 10 June 2013

In a remote and quiet little town in upstate New York, who would expect to find an exquisite Mexican restaurant? A group of racers from all over the Northeast who have spent many a night in the Glen happened upon Garcia's tonight to everyone's delight. All the dishes were handmade, the ingredients fresh, the sauces complex and spot on, the drinks excellent and the service a delight. We would have been happy to find this eatery in Manhattan, but in Watkins Glen, wow!

There is an Upstate aspect to be sure. A standard Mexican American menu, but wonderfully done. A bit too much color in the Margerittas, but fresh fruit flavors, strong and cold. No fine macros on tap, but very fresh Dos Equiis in giant frozen mugs. Decor? Plain diner. But do give this place a try if you like fine food. We all agreed - it is the best we have found in or near the Glen, by far.

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