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Garcia's Mexican Restaurant

879 Tomkins St EXT, Cortland, NY 13045
+1 607-753-1151
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
879 Tomkins St EXT, Cortland, NY 13045
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely the best Authentic Mexican food around this area. Staff is very friendly. And the food comes out with hardly a wait. I would highly suggest this to anyone in the area looking for some fantastic Mexican food.

Thank James W
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is true Mexican food made with fresh ingredients. The service was quick, helpful and very polite. We will be back for sure.

Thank linda M
Reviewed 25 September 2017

They have moved to South Main Street and three of us stopped in for lunch. Nice size crowd but the service was still good and fast. Great three lunches, very authentic, and we'll come back again!

1  Thank Bob_Haight
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Many national chains like Moes or Applebee's serve what is recognized as Mexican food , but if you make your way to Cortland NY, and love Mexican food, you need to check out Gacias. We were a party of eight, ranging from seven to sixty...More

1  Thank Diane B
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I live in the Ithaca area and we love, LOVE Garcia's restaurant in Cortland. The staff are so friendly and are one of the best parts besides the food! We both order the ground beef chimichangas with salsa verde. Every time it's...More

Thank SusieMitchell77
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I visited the restaurant based on the reviews. I ordered the beef burritos which were good. The rice was ok and the Salsa was very plain. I like a spiced salsa. This is the only meal that I tried at the restaurant.

Thank Mary ann M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very good food, good variety on the menu and excellent margaritas! Staff was friendly however atmosphere was so so as the decor definitely needs updating, furniture pretty run down however, didn't take away froom good food.

Thank TwinJo
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Was hoping for more. So-so food. Waitress may have been new so will cut them some slack! Would try again next time we visit up there.

Thank CorrieD123
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Texmex is not mexican food.. who ever designs the menu should really study authentic Mexican food. Prime example I ordered a pork Torta, I received a bun with pork ,lettuce, mayo and 3 strips of Avacado. lol NO TOMATOES, QUESO FRESCO, NO WHITE ONION AND...More

Thank daneboy84
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Very good food, nice assortment, as authentic as you can get on the East Coast. Friendly staff, pleasant southwest atmosphere .

Thank Juliasharron
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5 March 2017|
Response from Juliasharron | Reviewed this property |
You should ask Garcias for their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 879 Tomkins St EXT, Cortland, NY 13045
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Cortland
  • Phone Number: +1 607-753-1151
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