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Patron Mexican Grill

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608 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3727
+1 212-586-5006
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09:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Raleigh, Canada
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another last minute decision on where to eat that ended up okay overall. They did mess up on our order and then charged us for it (which we caught too late) but the food was good overall. Excellent guac and fairly cheap margaritas that hit the spot!

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Thank erika J
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for cinco de mayo. Drinks were on point. Food was great. However, the waitress wouldn't accommodate my song request. Space is also very limited.

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Thank Marlon M
Powell, Ohio
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183 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This the best Mexican restaurant I've been to in the US. If only they served menudo. Second best guacamole in North America -- my gringa wife's is the best, which I'm planning to sell and retire. Very authentic Mexican fare with friendly staff. Pace is slow, but just right. Try the chilaquiles off the menu. Good margaritas, but not great.... More 

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Thank Joe C
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Decided to try a Mexican place not called Hells Kitchen and was a bit disappointed. We ordered the top shelf margarita and it wasn't very good. Service was good but tables are right next to each other... which did offer some comic relief but also made for awkward surroundings if you wanted to have a serious conversation. Food was decent.

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Thank Peter A
Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Came here on a whim last night and was pleasantly surprised. We were seated right away despite not having any reservations.The place is loud and has a lively crowd. Servers and owner were extremely nice. The frozen margaritas are amazing and the guacamole was honestly the best I've ever had. The three cheese quesadilla is also worth trying. Very reasonable... More 

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Thank Anne G
San Diego, California
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Top shelf margarita with Patron Silver was delicious. We're from San Diego, CA where good Mexican food is everywhere. Patron is a small space but big on flavor. The chili relleno was excellent: fresh chili, not too much cheese, nicely presented. The veggie tacos were delicious too. Also enjoyed talking to our waitress, Gresa from Kosovo. She's very nice and... More 

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Thank PhotoCitizen
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent guacamole and the best margarita I've had, have it with crushed ice and salt fantastic, bargain at 5 dollars.

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Thank Tony G
Thatcham, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Having had steak or burger for the first few days of my latest trip to NY we decided to go for something different. The staff at Patron were very friendly and helpful and the food was good, not amazing but good and we definitely left feeling satisfied and full. The frozen margaritas are excellent. We had more than one and... More 

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Thank Mr_B_H_73
minnesota
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a drink on an unseasonably warm January day (60 degrees!). They could not make me a Paloma so I settled for a margarita. Most places I've been to during this trip don't have a big tequila selection- this place is unique - choices! But to make a good Margarita you need to have a good recipe.... Good bar... More 

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Thank colderthanyou
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on Patron during a trip to NYC during the heat wave of 2012-lured in by $5:00 margaritas-we have made it a focal point of every subsequent trip- great food, great drink and some of the best and friendliest servers I have ever come across.

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Thank Cathy L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3727
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-586-5006

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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