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El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant

289 Hamilton St Ste 291, Albany, NY 12210-1707
+1 518-432-7580
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (13 reviews)
“pozole” (2 reviews)
“refried beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
289 Hamilton St Ste 291, Albany, NY 12210-1707
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place, a little loud hard to talk to each other, food was great, service was great would go back again

Thank marjoe1
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We stopped in for a late lunch -- first time -- and were very pleased to find our new go-to Mexican restaurant in Albany. Everything, from the drinks and the appetizers to the lunch -- were superb. Great service, excellent margaritas, nice ambience inside the...More

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Our friends were visiting from Ireland and wanted to eat authentic delicious Mexican Food, so we took them here, food, atmosphere, service and company were excellent. Our guests told our service what they were looking to eat and the server selected excellent choices for them...More

Thank TaraHappyHeart
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at the Washington Ave location several times and it always was great. This was our first time at this location. It was disappointing. The fajitas were burned and the carnitas tasted like overdone pork chops. I just don’t remember them being like...More

Thank Richard U
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Best Mexican restaurant I have ever been! Great margaritas and flan! Food was delicious. Came out fast and hot!

Thank go1365
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I like Margaritas. And this place makes it strong. The food was nice, a little crowded but was friday at 6:30 pm and the bar was full. I had a burrito of a very tender steak and my wife had chimichanga. Both good.The place is...More

Thank Hernandez1697
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I always go here when we visit The Egg. Food is always great. The bartender Brian provided excellent service. We sat at the bar to eat and he was very attentive while being responsible for making drinks for the restaurant. Its worth...More

Thank fresno6921
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Very authentic Mexican menu, cozy setting, steps from the Empire State Plaza attractions (State Capitol, skating rink, The Egg). Flautas, quesadillas, and my personal favorite the generous Pozole dish (hearty pork & hominy soup) were all great. The Margarita selection is also impressive. Easy 5...More

1  Thank AdvancedCake
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This was my 3rd time here! Food was great! Service was a little slow, other than that excellent!! Great margaritas 👍

Thank TrailBlazer655440
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I've been to several (at least 30 to 35) authentic Mexican Restaurants (close simulations to be honest) and in the Albany/Capital Region this restaurant is absolutely one of the best.

Thank Steve T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Hamilton St Ste 291, Albany, NY 12210-1707
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-432-7580
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