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The Mexican Corner

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497 Main St, New Rochelle, NY
09:00 - 22:30
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Thu - Tue 09:00 - 22:30
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Staten Island, New York, United States
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

By far the BEST, authentic fresh Mexican food I have ever had. When I drove a truck in Westchester Cty, I would always try to eat lunch here. How they make such great food in such a tiny kitchen amazes me. The taste and presentation is 2nd to none.I love how the incorparate fresh fruit and fried plaintains into the... More 

Thank Jason S
New York City, New York
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

i was shocked to see this small authentic, quick, fresh and happy to please restaurant not only listed as #22 in NewRo but behind Little Mexican Cafe. There is NO comparison. This is the only place to go for Mexican locally. Phenomenal dishes and try the authentic nachos, nothing like those you are familiar with at every tavern around. Prices... More 

Thank LookingForValue59
New Rochelle, New York
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Traditional Mexican dishes made to order. The restaurant is small, but the staff is nice; the food is great.

Thank triniyankee
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

It is not fancy but the food here is genuine Mexican. It is good and there is also takeout.The service is good and friendly.The prices are very reasonable.

Thank Michelle B
New Rochelle
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

My cousin has a house in Mexico where I have been spoiled by her cook, Lupe. Here I keep looking for Lupe in the back of the restaurant by have not found her yet. Food is so pure to the traditions of Lupe from Acapulco that I am transported there just by eating. There is no pretense. The little place... More 

Thank Frankie7378
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Hubby and I sat outside during the summer and had a great authentic Mexican meal. All was delish and the price was right! I didn't sit inside however it looked cramped and more like a take out place. Don't pass up the food was excellent!

Thank slak1966
Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is my favorite Mexican spot in New Rochelle. Is the ambiance cute? Not really. Is the service going to set the world alight? No. But it's just honest and has good food. It's actually really cute in the summer because they put out tables and chairs outside and the cute little pitchers of Mexican juice. Good, honest food and... More 

Thank JessicaDiamonds7
Westchester County, New York
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant twice this month because I am in love with their guacamole. It is so fresh and delish. Of course this is not all they offer. Their menu has plenty variety. I also love their shrimp burrito. The prices are very budget friendly. The service is great. The food is authentic Mexican as you can see the... More 

Thank YoungThev
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

I have been here numerous times for breakfast and lunch and order different dishes each time. The menu is huge and every dish is freshly prepared. You are welcomed with a basket of tortilla chips with spicy hot sauce. The staff is very friendly and attentive. Note they take cash only.

Thank Lisa M
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

Our favorite Mexican restaurant hands down. There isn't much to say, other than the food is always fresh, delicious and hot. The staff is always friendly, the tables are always clean and the owner is always open for a friendly chat. They are more than happy to adjust the menu for both vegetarians and vegans without it being a big... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 497 Main St, New Rochelle, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  New Rochelle

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