We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ortega's - CLOSED

192 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2113
+1 860-552-4758
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible42%
15 Apr 2014
“Awful”
6 Nov 2013
“Don't waste your time”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
DETAILS
192 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2113
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
More restaurants in Clinton
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2014

Ortega's in Groton is really good, so I tried this place because I heard it was the same family. Please do yourself a favor and stay away. Lousy atmosphere, food less than mediocre.

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 6 November 2013

Should have known we’d be disappointed by the continuous lack of cars in the parking lot. There are never more than two cars in the parking lot of this restaurant. Unfortunate because this area, right on the shoreline, should be hopping all summer long. Food...More

Thank Patty925
Reviewed 27 October 2013

This is no frills, nothing fancy Mexican food. My husband and I eat here regularly. We've sampled the menu and enjoy a variety of what they have. Compared to some of the Mexican in other towns, we've found this to be less pretentious (nobody is...More

Thank climberchica
Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

My husband and I ate here for our anniversary. The place is very clean and nicely decorated. The food did not taste fresh, as advertised. I ordered guacamole, and it tasted like it came out of a jar. My enchilada's taste and texture were like...More

Thank MightyPotanka
Reviewed 24 May 2013

So sad how many restaurants this place has been over the years. It's constantly changing hands, with the failing of another restaurant. I think the building is jinxed! Anyway, I did eat here just like I did every other restaurant that was here. Seems to...More

Thank ShorelineGuy
Reviewed 29 January 2013 via mobile

BEWARE! The food here is frozen or from a can. Don't waste your money on a groupon, it's not even worth it for a duscouny. Taco Bell is honestly better than this place. Nothing is fresh here. I also find it highly ironic that immediately...More

Thank ActiveAdventuress
Reviewed 27 January 2013

My family has been to Mexico many times and Ortegas is our favorite restaurant. Everything is flavorful and authentic, even my kids love this place. Favorite dishes include the chile relleno, taquitos, shrimp verde enchiladas and beef fajitas. The waitstaff are warm and welcoming, the...More

1  Thank C D
Reviewed 5 December 2012

Everything served tasted like it came out of a jar or can. I've had frozen meals that tasted better. The atmosphere and service were ok, but the food was not restaurant quality.

1  Thank Denise S
Reviewed 6 November 2012

I live in Phoenix and am picky about the Mexican food that I eat. Went to Ortega's and had some enchiladas with their Tomatillo sauce. It was great! Their chips and salsa are good also. Don't miss the Jalepeno poppers which are tasty and not...More

Thank tutana
Reviewed 21 October 2012

When we first walked in, we were told immediately that the first dining room was closed and to find somewhere in the next. We picked out a booth and the waitress? slammed two menus down in front of us and then threw 3 sets of...More

Thank serendipity1969
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Lobster Landing
260 reviews
1.60 km away
Grand Pizza Shoreline Incorporated
64 reviews
1.46 km away
Chester's Bbq
54 reviews
1.55 km away
Hanami Japanese Restaurant
75 reviews
.72 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hammonasset Beach State Park
414 reviews
4.12 km away
Chamard Vineyards
147 reviews
4.17 km away
Tanger Outlets Westbrook
63 reviews
6.97 km away
Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets
111 reviews
2.75 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2113
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-552-4758
  • E-mail