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Mole Restaurante Mexicano & Tequileria

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
West Village
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American
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57 Jane St, New York City, NY 10014-5131
+1 212-206-7559
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Today
12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon 16:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I live in Mexico 6 months out of the year so am particular about my Mexican food. This place was EXCELLENT!

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Thank toryeileen
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I had the taco salad. Very good!! The corn on the cob also looks fantastic! My friend and I shared their famous cake. Very sweet but tasty!

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Thank Tess B
Sarasota, Florida
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433 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We were hungry for some different food and remembered how good Mole was when we visited several years ago. It still is. We had a perfect Sunday lunch, including superb guacamole and a totally satisfying margarita - it was Sunday after all! Good variety of well-prepared Mexican dishes. So many "Mexican" restaurants in the US specialize in large blobs of... More 

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Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Florida
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372 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed lunch here after an absence of several years. The guacamole served in a huge black urn with radish slices and plenty of chips is as wonderful as ever. And we also happily tucked into the Mexican quesadillas which were small folded corn tortillas filled with cheese and a choice of shredded chicken or spicy shredded pork, etc. Paired... More 

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Thank Bi-coaster
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173 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is the best mole I've had outside of the dish's birthplace of Pueblo, Mexico. The setting, service, location, and food are great. It's a bit pricey for Mexican, this 4/5.

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Thank Christopher B
New York City, New York
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

It is hard to enjoy dinner when the tables are so close and you can't have a converaation. Having said that, the fajaitas were delicious and so was the guacamole. The beer prices are way too high even compared to other NYC restaurants. I would return only if it was a beautiful evening so I could avoid the crowds inside.

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Thank beachgirl5514
New York City, New York
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204 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

We went here around 5:00 on a Saturday, and there were many open tables. The waitress wouldn't seat us because one person from our party was running late, even though all of the tables were sitting open. Finally we got her to do it - it was just a little weird. Great happy hour deals, good margaritas, food was good.

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Thank Elizabeth G
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The food is so gorgeous here that it's easy to over eat. The place is lively so don't expect a quiet dinner for two. The food is everything you'd expect from Mexican food; hot, spicy, full of gutsy flavour. The staff are attentive and friendly. We had a great meal.

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Thank Robfoolery
Co Kildare
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Enjoyed the margarita but didn't enjoy the mole or the veggie tacos. They were jut too salty to eat. We left without finishing our food.

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Thank r0b101
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

excellent Mexican food - from the guacamole, to the tacos, the spinach salad, and the drinks. Can highly recommend it, surpasses other places in town by far. great little lunch place

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Thank Barbara L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Jane St, New York City, NY 10014-5131
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-206-7559

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

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West Village
Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the West Village is one of the city’s most coveted addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture, this neighbourhood has a unique old-world feel. You won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan. Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
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