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El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant

289 Hamilton St Ste 291, Albany, NY 12210-1707
+1 518-432-7580
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (14 reviews)
“elote” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
289 Hamilton St Ste 291, Albany, NY 12210-1707
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to several (at least 30 to 35) authentic Mexican Restaurants (close simulations to be honest) and in the Albany/Capital Region this restaurant is absolutely one of the best.

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I usually don't rave about Mexican restaurants outside of New Mexico but this place was exceptional. I had the fish tacos and wife had the vegetarian enchilada. Great, flavorful, fresh, and great service.

Thank ChickenJim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and customer service. Placed a to go order by phone when arrived food was ready and hot. Visited el mariachi a couple times for take out and I've never had a bad experience

Thank Navasia P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

DH and I have been coming to the Hamilton Street location of El Mariachi for almost a decade, and have never had a bad meal or poor service. When we used to get the chicken fajitas, it was as if they knew we were coming....More

Thank Curlieq55
Reviewed 10 August 2017

In Albany and looking to kill some time before a departing flight at Albany International Airport. Using Trip Advisor, found this Mexican restaurant located not far from the airport and decided to give it a try. Exceeded all expectations. The lunch menu had a huge...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A lovely dinner with my friend. Had not been to El Mariachi in several,years and was not disappointed. Margaritas for starters - just the way I like with fresh lime juice, perfect on a summers night. I always go for the mole and there's is...More

Thank yogajudi
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Yes the margaritas are good, but the food is GREAT! We go all the time, it's like a mini vacation to South of the Border. I hope no one builds a WALL but if they do, At least we can still eat wonderful Mexican dishes...More

Thank jkearney15
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant! They treat my husband and I very well and are not judgmental like many other restaurants are towards tattooed people with blue hair ;) The food is beautiful, delicious and actually authentic! And their margaritas! I'm not that big on...More

Thank TheNerdyMonkey
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stopped by to have something different. Our server was very accommodating helping us select from the menu, explaining what things were. She returned often to check our drinks and refill our chips. Our meals came out hot and were very tasty. I'm not an...More

Thank Boulder_Bill_1
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The food isn't bad, but it's pretty bland for Mexican. The portions however were huge- and so the high-ish prices seem to be justified by the amount of food per plate rather than anything particularly outstanding in terms of its quality. For the amount it...More

Thank eggbomb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Hamilton St Ste 291, Albany, NY 12210-1707
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-432-7580
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