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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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“cornbread” (21 reviews)
“black beans” (10 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 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

1  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
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went with 2 girlfriends. Shared chips with guac and salsa (both amazing) and I got a chicken burrito that was huge and delicious. Service was quick and excellent. Will be going back ASAP!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Arrived on a Sun early afternoon and the place was hopping. We were greeted warmly and seated immediately. Everything looked great and it was difficult to decide. I had the special quesadillas with no meat. They were heavenly and I ate EVERYTHING!!! Almost licked the...More

Thank Cherie1971695
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We were pleased that the kitchen at Alto Cinco is open until 11pm, so we were able to grab a very late dinner on a weeknight. It was quite busy, and seemed to be popular with locals having drinks. We did notice there were a...More

1  Thank merrykat
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Was having a girls night out and it was recommended thatvwe check out Alto Cinco....menu is extensive.....lots of choices.....entrees include 2 sides...I had chicken soft tacos.....theybwere vety good and very filling....my friend had a burrito...it was huge and tgecserver anticipated her need for a take...More

Thank AnnW562014
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit after hearing reave reviews from many friends. We ordered traditional tacos, burritos and quesadilla. All ingredients were fresh and well prepared. The shrimp tacos had pineapple which enhanced the flavor. Service was exceptionally good, a seasoned waiter. A fun and...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We try to make Alto Cinco a Syracuse destination. Our lunch Friday reminded us why we need to keep coming. The service and food options are excellent. Vegetarian friendly with great non-veg options too. Excellent chips and salsa. The guacamole was perfect. The burritos wonderful...More

Thank Cinghiale-13624
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

What a great find in downtown Syracuse. Eclectic decor. Great tacos and burritos. Local draft beer and today - Monday $5 margaritas. Rachel took really good care of us.

Thank Tom H
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It’s a tight space but I’m sure they would try and accommodate you.
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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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