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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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50 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1226
+1 413-528-2002
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Weston, Florida
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724 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

The prospect of good Mexican food in the Berkshires was appealing, but alas the best I can say is it's ravager here. I felt prices were high and service was a decidedly indifferent making it for a less than worthwhile experience.

Thank Larry R
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

If you have allergies, you should not come here! We ordered the maid to order guacamole and asked for the slanted to be omitted and when we got it, it was clear that was want to go on the top. When we asked them to take it away make it again, they literally scooped out parts of the guacamole and... More 

2 Thank blissinboston
Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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94 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

I would consider Xicohtencatl gourmet mexican. The menu was a little higher than a typical establishment but it was worth it. Good service too! Rated it a 4 cuz of the prices.

Thank WeLuvCollegeFootball
yardley, pa
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014

I've eaten here almost every visit to the Berkshires. We sit outside on the porch, they have an extensive selection of margaritas--the chips and salsa are great. The service is fast. I highly recommend for great Mexican food.

Thank cinpfen
Albany, New York
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014

We have eaten here several times, and each time enjoyed it immensely. Last night on our way to the Mahaiwe, we stopped around 5:30, just a little before the dinner rush hour. We were able to sit on the front porch and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. The meal was excellent and the service quick and friendly. The pace picked up... More 

Thank RobertAHammond
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I've eaten food all over Mexico, and I have to say this was one of the blandest "Mexican" meals I've had. The mole was two dimensional, probably the worst I've had, but what really got me was the super small portions and $14 guacamole. Really?? And when we asked for sour cream on the side, they gave us about a... More 

Thank Carole B
Elkridge, Maryland
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2014

We ate at Xicohtencatl on fourth of July weekend. So you know it was busy, but we had no trouble getting a reservation (for six) at a reasonable time and we were seated promptly and didn't have to wait terribly long for our food. Everyone at the table enjoyed the dishes they ordered. Lots of beer choices and the mixed... More 

Thank TammerJack
New York
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125 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

We've eaten here twice. Good strong drinks. Their black bean soup is amazing and has inspired me to make my own (not nearly as good as theirs). The portions and prices were good. Next time in the area, we'll go back!

1 Thank NewYorkLime
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014

We had an excellent dinner here! The service was fabulous as our water glasses were never empty! We all started with margaritas and enjoyed the chips with the fresh salsa. Our dinners came out in an appropriate amount of time as we had just finished with the chips and salsa. We all enjoyed our entrees and felt that the servings... More 

Thank rebeccadb5
Baltimore, Maryland
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

My husband and I went here for dinner one night a few weeks ago. The weather was great, so we sat on the porch. We found the service that evening to be spotty and slow, and the descriptions on the menu were not quite accurate. My husband's burrito "with avocado" came with a slice or two of it on top.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Stockbridge Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 413-528-2002

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?