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Papagayo Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar

331 Great River Rd, Somerville, MA 02145-1214
+1 617-996-6100
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (16 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
All hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
331 Great River Rd, Somerville, MA 02145-1214
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Casual Mexican restaurant - enjoyed drinks and tacos at the bar. Offer flour, corn, or lettuce wraps. Great taco choices at the bar - tuna, shrimp, carnitas, skirt steak, and others. Very good for a couple bucks each. Delicious guacamole.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Cinco de Mayo was mucho busy! Waited over an hour despite having called in a reservation. Eventually was seated and drinks were ordered, chips and salsa served. Loud on this festive evening so conversations were hard to maintain. Food was good but not memorable.

Thank BiggieSauls
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place has a great menu, including a gluten free menu, and the food is made with quality ingredients. The atmosphere is really nice and there are lots of good drinks if you are not hungry. The hostesses were nice, but I think our server...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

While visiting Boston, we wanted to try a local place and our family loves Mexican. This place was very good and did not disappoint us.

Thank Sujatha K
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

After getting our drinks we got chips and salsa. The chips were eh but the salsa was chunky and spicy. Very flavorful. The chips were refilled as needed. Unfortunately the chips were not warmed. We ordered empanadas which were very good. They came with a...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A new restaurant in a new area. Good mood and good waiters. We set outside in a beutiful weather. Good mexican beer with Nachos and Salsa for a start. Enchalada soup,superb. Beef Boritto with mashed lentils,rice and a salad, so tasty. Chicken salad, a very...More

Thank GadiB69
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Several options have a flavor very near to the authentic Mexican food.. great surprise!. perfect location, beautiful atmosphere.

1  Thank JuliettGlez
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Never have been to this chain of Mexican restaurants before, but our son wanted to go there for dinner. Good food, good guacamole, good sangria, fair prices. The only down side was the girl at the door (Jamine). She looked bored, bothered that we'd interrupted...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Well Pablo you did yourself proud thanks for suggesting the fish tacos they were sensational, as was the tequila flight, we enjoyed the cocktails from Evelyn we loved the rustic charm and warm hospitality

Thank Chillimudcrab
Reviewed 9 August 2016

a watered down version of the bordercafe in terms of food, not bad but could be better. was given 10 dollars too much change, and didnt notice. the waiter rushed outside after me and my date were well on our way back towards assembly, and...More

Thank djentmeister
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 331 Great River Rd, Somerville, MA 02145-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-996-6100
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