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5 De Mayo Mexican Restaurant

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611 Old Country Rd, Westbury, NY 11590-4511
+1 516-280-7795
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 16:00
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Plainview, New York
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst tacos I ever had in my life. Tacos came plain and boring , no cheese , no nothing. Service was good that's why I gave 2 star.

Thank Ekasari B
Bayside, New York
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

I waited until after our 2nd visit to do a review because i wanted to try a different menu item just to see if the food was consistent. I t was. There were 3 of us about a month ago and that time the ladies had the fajitas and I had the Steak Azteca, which was excellent. It came with... More 

Auburn, New York
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243 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We saw this place while in town and decided to give it a try. We are glad we did. The service, from when we entered until we left, was excellent and gracious. We were looking forward not only to the food but to the music. We arrived in time for the happy hour, $5 drinks, and stayed for the excellent... More 

Thank dese2
New Hyde Park, New York
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

the staff was very friendly and the decor cute.Spanish music added to the nice atmosphere. the menu has a varied selection of typical Mexican fare, all made I felt with great care and the portions were large and tasty.

1 Thank daisy617
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had a nice dinner. The owner Roberto was so accommodating. He could not do enough. I would definitely go back. I had a steak dinner came with rice and beans. The steak had great flavor.

1 Thank Mark R
Albertson, New York
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

My family and I went to this restaurant for dinner 3 or 4 months ago and unfortunately we were not too impressed. But since I had another Groupon, we decided to give it another try recently and this time we all liked it. On both occasions, the place was empty except for us and one other table. It’s never a... More 

1 Thank John T C
Salt Lake City, Utah
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2014

We were in town visiting and decided to try something new. We found this great little restaurant. The outside is deceiving. The inside decor is nice and cozy. The staff was great. The owner and chef came to our table to explain the menu and give suggestions since we had never really ate latin food. The selections were great. Loved... More 

1 Thank Steven S
Roberto H, Owner at 5 De Mayo Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

So glad you found us, Steven! I know it's been a while since you left this review, but it's never too late to say thanks for the kind words. I'm thrilled to see that everything from the ceviche to the fish could really impress, and your recommendation is much appreciated. Hope you'll have a chance to eat with us again... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2014

This was one of those Groupon disappointments. For the area, this Latin food is below par. I am Latin and love Latin food, but this was not good. We normally go to this very great Columbian place not far from this location which we are huge fans of which gave us high expectations for this place, too. We were completely... More 

Thank YoungBearNYC
Roberto H, Owner at 5 De Mayo Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

When you're disappointed, so are we. Honestly, I'm surprised to see that you were so underwhelmed by everything -- since we used only the freshest, highest-quality ingredients, we want you to love what you try. That said, I'm sorry if the service was unusually slow. I know it's been quite a while since you left this review, but I really... More 

Massapequa, New York
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313 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2014

We have been to La Casa Latina many times and it NEVER ceases to amaze me how GREAT the food is. The owner is the chef and his wife is one of the waitresses. The food is terrific, always fresh and made to order - nothing sitting under a heat lamp. Every dish has a Latin twist to it -... More 

1 Thank Joe C
Roberto H, Owner at 5 De Mayo Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Joe, I know it's been a while since you left this exceptional review, but how could I not reach out to say thanks? I'm beyond flattered to see that a loyal customer like yourself is always amazed by the dishes we're cooking up! Your recommendation is much appreciated, and I can't wait to welcome you back soon. All the best,... More 

New York City, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2014

STAY AWAY!!!! We are a family of four and tried it for the first time. How disappointing!! we actually bought a Groupon on line and didn't realize that the fine print stated we had to book a 6pm reservation. OK, we show up at 8pm. The place was completely dead!! There were 3 tables and one of them was yelling... More 

Thank CindyQ33
Roberto H, Owner at 5 De Mayo Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

I know it's been a little while since you left this review, but I wanted to reach out and apologize that you were left with such a bad impression of us. I can definitely understand why you'd be frustrated after an experience like this. On that note, I'm surprised your service was sub par, especially since that's very out of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Old Country Rd, Westbury, NY 11590-4511
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Westbury
  • Phone Number: +1 516-280-7795
La Casa Latina is a tapas bar in Westbury, NY serving Spanish and Latin fusion dishes made from scratch straight out of the kitchen!

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