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Mexicali Rose

71 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2377
+1 203-270-7003
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“quesadillas” (3 reviews)
“carrot soup” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
71 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2377
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Casual atmosphere. Great food. The chips & salsa and the black bean soup are especially good. Enjoy!

Thank CTRealtor
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Mexicali Rose is a great place to grab a burrito or taco for a quick dinner. The freshly made salsa and homemade tortilla chips are outrageously delicious!

Thank Shari M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Vegetarian black bean burrito is super, pepitos on top, fresh made salsa and corn chips... nothing comes from a can or a jar. 15 years of dining here and every meal a winner.

Thank Brid C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A definite must for real Mexican food. No ambiance, but seating available. The food is really good here and the staff very friendly.

Thank MomWhoHatesToCook
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Note: There used to be two Mexicali Rose restaurants but they lost their Bethel lease so for now it is only in Newtown. Ultra casual Mexican food made with love. No pretension here just 7 tables, funky art on the walls, colorful checkerboard floors and...More

Thank saltcreekct
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Simple sit down, great to go. Chips a must...take some home. Our favs are burritos...bean or veggie...but others good too. LOVED the carrot soup, bean too. Easy in and out. Call ahead to order take out, or sit and watch the take out people come...More

Thank StoneyEnd
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Great mexican food, i really love it. Food is so tasty and the service is super friendly. i love going to this place. Try their Nachos

Thank Eric E
Reviewed 1 March 2017

First, this is Mexicali Rose, Newton (Rt 25), not the Bethel Stony Hill location (yes there's a difference!). The food is freshly made to order, the family all works together front and back. Pablano pepper is a specialty. It's a fairly small menu, but all...More

Thank babbettandcaptbill
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Love this Mexican restaurant - they also own another in Bethel. Great food, nice family - the place in Newtown is cozy - not big at all. Lots of people come in and take out food. The bethel location is much bigger. Both are very...More

Thank persnicketypromo
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Best Mexican Food by far. Everything is great! Prices are low. Portions are good. Home made salsa is great.

1  Thank Christ C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2377
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-270-7003
Authentic Mexican food with styling and flavors from Oaxaca and many generations of family recipes.
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