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850 S.R. 238, West Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH 45663
+1 740-858-4521
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10:30 - 16:00
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Sun 10:30 - 16:00
Tue - Thu 10:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

I love their baked lasagna! Try to get in here at least every couple months - when I have time. It is one of the best restaurants in the area. They have a wonderful wait staff and they make you feel right at home.

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Thank Rmarsh7867
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

The staff were phenomenal, very friendly and attentive. However the food was subpar. It tasted like stuff someone with average cooking skills could make at home. I wouldn't go back but they seemed to do alot of business, so maybe my boyfriend and I just ordered the wrong things.

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Thank Whitney E
Ashland, Kentucky
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We have ate here a few times and it is always good. We typically get pasta of some sort but several people around us get Mexican. They also have pizza. The menu is strange but still relatively small. Probably 6-8 pasta dishes and maybe 10 Mexican dishes. So even though they are opposite cuisines they do them well. They also... More 

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Thank plumboy11
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151 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

I understand that the point is Mexican and Italian food but they need to focus on one or the other because both types are suffering because of this "fusion" approach.This place was so bad I almost left. Had I not been accompanied by a friend, I would have.

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Thank Marla S
Portsmouth, Ohio
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

I enjoy going to Mexi-Itali Inn. The food is good, reasonably priced, and a nice atmosphere. We always get good service. The staff is friendly and come by often to check on us. I highly recommend this place.

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Thank Farah E
Waverly, Ohio
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

Have been eating there for years. Always consistent. Love their food but not the chicken fajitas. Otherwise, great place to eat.

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Thank Atmosphere1
South Shore, Kentucky, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2013

We often use this restaurant for our church group get togethers. It is a great family place and can handle large gatherings. The food is excellent

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Thank Gaila B
Portsmouth, Ohio
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2012

they have mexican and italian food..both are good.. try it..good portions.. get the taco salad bowl -the burrito..delicous.. use the table hot sauce..fabulous

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Thank Martha K
south shore ky
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2012

Their staff is always friendly. They have a very clean establishment.

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Thank carrie s
Portsmouth, Ohio
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2012

This restaurant has been around for a long time, and the folks of the area enjoy this place so much that it is almost MANDATORY to visit Mex-Itali at least once a month. The food is ample in portions and always served hot. The preparation is in the STYLE of Mexican and Italian – sort of accommodating to family palates;... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:30
Thursday
10:30 - 20:30
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 S.R. 238, West Portsmouth, Portsmouth, OH 45663
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 740-858-4521

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?