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Agave Mexican Bistro Dos

111 State St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3825
+1 603-427-5300
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“burrito” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
111 State St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3825
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking at the menu and website this place looked like a very cool, upscale Mexican restaurant, and we were excited to try it. The set up: We came in at the end of happy hour, when the bar was mostly empty. The decor and atmosphere...More

Thank 112,358
Reviewed 1 week ago

Agave features authentic, upscale mexican food and drinks. They have many very experienced mixologists. The margaritas are delightful. No mix here. The menu is diverse yet easy to understand. The food is expertly prepared and it is nice to eat upscale mexican once in a...More

Thank 432clo
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go wrong with anything on the menu here! Try the salads! Their mole could use more thought. If you are looking for a great night out with lively bars, etc. you can't go wrong.

Thank PortsmouthNHCouple
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner tonight. I ordered the fajita burrito and my friend ordered the street tacos along with some cocktails. The meals were very good and tasty. Out first server seemed bothered by us but when Ashley took over she appeared to appreciate...More

Thank ROB A
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely service as always. Been here 4 times and always had very nice meal. Shrimp fajitas are good and steak fajitas too. Large range of drinks and cocktails. Will go back again and have the guacamole as starter, just so yummy!

Thank MissSaretta
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Being from Oklahoma, I know Mexican food. This is the very best Mexican food I have had in the north east and certainly New Hampshire. We recommend the pulled beef taquito and the guacamole. Great service. Drinks reasonable price and a good size. The margarita...More

Thank JohnnyReb007
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Went there for lunch on SAT and had a great meal and the waiter was the best, I only wished they had a luncheon menu on SAT.

Thank prestonlaw
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We ate dinner here last week. The food was terrible, some of the worst restaurant food of any kind (mexican or otherwise) we have ever been served. I wish I could give it negative stars. The guacamole tasted as if the avocado had gone bad;...More

Thank katystava
Alyssa C, General Manager at Agave Mexican Bistro Dos, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Katystava, We're sorry to hear that you had a poor experience with us and your meals were not up to par. We can assure you that this is not the standard here. Were you able to speak with a manager about your entrees? We always...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I went here to celebrate my mom's birthday this weekend because I heard wonderful things about this restaurant. As we sat down and ordered drinks, the beer was undrinkable. My father had to send back his beer. I got a margarita and it was so...More

Thank Brittany S
Alyssa C, General Manager at Agave Mexican Bistro Dos, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi Brittany, We are so sorry for the lack of service and food experience you have received. We'd appreciate if you reach out to us at agave@agavedos.com with more information about the service you received so we can prevent this from happening in the future....More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We had a nice lunch here. Nice guacamole and great beef burritos all,washed down with a pleasant sangria. Served well and a little pricey but nice.

Thank Viviane B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 State St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3825
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-427-5300
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