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Fiesta Cinco de Mayo

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1228 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-1908
+1 860-423-9509
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 20:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Hartford, Connecticut
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We have been here mostly for dinner.. today luncheon. It's a fairly full menu with the usual dishes with a nice touch and.presentation. the staff is friendly and helpful. Service is speedy. The decor is very 'pueblos mexicana' relaxed and not intrusive but atmospheric. It is unhurried. In order near Willimantic, this gem.is not to be missed .

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Thank Irv B
North Windham, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

This is the best Mexican food we've had since we lived in New Mexico! My husband and I are now regulars. The food is not overly spicy, but I'm sure you could ask for extra heat. Every meal we've had has been delicious. I would suggest you try their guacamole to start - it's homemade and the best I've ever... More 

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Thank Mwaitte
Willimantic, Connecticut
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Small, cozy restaurant with a fiesta decor. Great freshly made sangria, and fabulous salsa. I have had several of the shrimp dishes (camarones rancheros and camarones rellenos), quesadillas, taquitos, and enchiladas. My husband's favorite is the enchiladas mole. Good for lunch and dinner.

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Thank Margaret H
Hartford, Connecticut
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

My wife did vegetarian and I carnivore. The service was well timed, not rushed. There was sufficient food and distinctive tastes and styles. I do not eat enough Mexican cuisine to develop regional tastes; however the food was picante ma no mucho, spicy enough and tasty. We shared a delicious flan for dessert! Yes a definite return on my list.

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Thank Irv B
Willimantic, Connecticut, United States
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

What a great place, right here in Willimantic! The waitstaff is nice, not pushy, at all, and the atmosphere is lovely! The music is low and not obnoxious, and all in all, it was a very nice evening. And great value for the price!!

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Thank Irene J
Hampton, Connecticut
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Always a warm welcome, good service great food. The pollo mole is especially good but really we've never had a bad meal there

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Thank Chris H
Coventry, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

This is the second time I have gone to 5 Demayo Restaurant, and both times it was very underwhelming. I only went the second time because friends of mine raved about it. I thought that I might have caught the restaurant on a bad night, or that I choose poorly. But both times I was disappointed with the food. I... More 

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Thank Sam N
Willimantic, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2015

The salsa is best I've ever had. Food is consistently tasty and exactly what I want in Mexican food - balanced flavors and spicy when required but never over the top. The atmosphere appears dark, but I've never seen dirty floors, dishes, or chairs (as happens in many, many other Mexican food restaurants). They aren't flashy, so the service might... More 

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Thank Marcia C
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

The food was cold over priced and very small portions. We couldn't what to get out of the place. Then we went right next door to the Royal Buffet and had some awesome Chinese food. Thank God....

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Willimantic, CT
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2014

My friend and I each ordered a fajita platter. I ordered the shrimp and she ordered the beef. The food was served covered in a large amount of tomato sauce, like an Italian dish might be. There was no rice on the platter or served to us at all. It was the oddest Mexican food I've ever had. The re-fried... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1228 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Willimantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-423-9509

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?