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Alto Cinco

526 Westcott St, Syracuse, NY 13210-2549
+1 315-472-3633
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“burrito” (59 reviews)
“cornbread” (21 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
526 Westcott St, Syracuse, NY 13210-2549
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First Mexican restaurant where you had to pay for chips and salsa. Passable Mexican food. Good margaritas.

Thank BeckyfromNY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Giddy up to Alto Cinco, a very cool Mexican restaurant in the Finger Lakes. Very cozy and authentic spot with awesome vegan/veggie selections and a great adult bev. scene!

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place with a different style of Mexican food. I got jerk chicken tacos and really enjoyed them. My bf got the shrimp burrito and that was good also. It had cabbage in it which was different but good. The cornbread was the winner though.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

I live Alto Cinco. The food is great. I have never ordered anything that I didn't enjoy. Nice atmosphere. Pleasant staff. I try to make it for lunch at least once a month

Thank shonda474
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

If your looking for a small offbeat and funky Mexican restaurant with its own vibe, this is probably your kind of place. They have some cool decor in here with a high tin ceiling and some neat light fixtures and they serve fresh Mexican food....More

Thank Onhill
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We had a table of 10 on a busy Friday night, and the service and food were outstanding! This was our second visit, and it won't be our last. The vibe is fun and the staff are friendly. I had the chicken enchiladas and they...More

Thank foodfitmom
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I hadn’t been there in ten years but still awesome in heart of Westcott nation. Even with dining room expansion it can be busy, be sure to Resy in advance. Really enjoyed the shrimp entree, paired with rice and black beans and avocado. Fresh flavors...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 11 November 2017

My family and I were there for lunch during Syracuse's parents weekend and were very disappointed. My son had Huevos Rancheros and the plate was a complete mess. We had quesadillas and they were made with cheddar cheese. This is not Mexican cheese and the...More

Thank Hugo S
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We have ate here many times,The service is always good,The food was outstanding every time we have ate here and was served in a proper time.I feel they have a good menu with the exception of only having chicken items.I'm a big pork and beef...More

Thank RandyZim
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Really cool restaurant!!! The menu is so diverse I had a difficult time deciding. It was a busy night as we and most of the other patrons were in Westcott for The Melvin's show. Even with the place packed our waiter was friendly and mostly...More

Thank Ladyspider369
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 Westcott St, Syracuse, NY 13210-2549
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-472-3633
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