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CilantroMex - CLOSED

10 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903-2402
+1 401-421-8226
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible29%
28 Nov 2016
“Headed downhill and picking up speed”
1 Feb 2017
“$2 for a dollop of guacamole...on a Hormel Burrito.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
10 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903-2402
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

OK, I reviewed this formerly excellent place a few months ago. Thought I would give one more try. Well, the food is worse. Grilled steak has been replaced with slow cooked, stringy, soupy, bland "spicy steak". Buffalo Chicken has been replaced with griddle "grilled" chicken...More

Thank culinarymatters
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Cilantro started years ago in Providence, before most people in the area had heard of Chipotle. They did a good job, and actually got better over time exceeding Chipotle in selection and quality. That has changed as of late. The selection of proteins has become...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2016

They have moved since last tine I visited. The new place at 100 Westminster is clean and friendly. Had the $1 taco special. Everything was fresh and tasty.

Thank W38Q
Reviewed 14 December 2014

I was alone and stopped in. e waitress(?) guided me through the bar of selections. I ordered a salad and added checken, black beans, cheese, and veggies. Quite a deal and enough for lunch the next day.

Reviewed 8 February 2014

We ordered lunch from our office and after just under two hours the food still was not delivered we called twice and finally left a message for the Manager. When the food arrived it was cold and not edible. They offered a 10% discount and...More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Attending Johnson and Wales, the university directly across the street from Cilantro's, I often heard it's name being passed around as a decent Mexican restaurant that I finally decided to try last month during a lunch break. Walking in the door with a small group...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

I would give this place a try the food is way better then Chiptole, you have more options to choose from and it's really good. I've had chipotle many times and sometimes it just ok. I've been here twice and it's as fresh as it...More

Thank Cck02
Reviewed 25 May 2013

It's hard to believe people drive pass Cilantro's to eat at Taco Bell when this is better prices and better my leaps and bounds. A burrito packed to the max is under $8 and it's so filling it is well worth it. I love the...More

1  Thank shoegal20
Reviewed 2 May 2013

I am not usually fond of tacos, but my husband loves Cilantro Mexican Grill, so I gave it try, too. I discovered that they offer pulled pork as one of the several meats to add to your creation, which the friendly staff prepares in front...More

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 1 March 2013

The food is okay, but the PEOPLE are horrible. They are very rude, unhelpful and slow. It's too bad the service ruins everything.

Thank Des P
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 11
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903-2402
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > Downtown Providence
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Providence
  • Phone Number: +1 401-421-8226
At CilantroMex we specialize in fresh, fast and delicious burritos, tacos, and quesadillas. Each and every day our staff prepares our homemade pico de gallo with hand cut garden tomatoes. Our famous guacamole is also prepared fresh daily using 100% Hass avocados, no avocado pulp here! Come in to Cilantro and experience the difference freshness can make.
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