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Hugo's Cocina - CLOSED

216 N Montezuma St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3008
+1 928-777-0105
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
13 Jun 2014
“Best Mexican in town”
27 Mar 2014
“Delicious and Cheap”
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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216 N Montezuma St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3008
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11 - 20 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 16 May 2013

Drove by Hugo's for weeks before we learned they had the best fish taco's and other Mexican food offerings in town. Now we stop by regularly to enjoy their specials while we continue to feast on their Baja fish taco's. Not fancy inside, but very...More

Thank Narce
Reviewed 11 January 2013

Hugo's is my absolute favorite Mexican restaurant in Prescott. It's an absolute hole-in-the-wall, which makes it even better! I LOVE their food. It's the real deal! Be sure to try their very unique chile relleno, which I love because it's not filled with goopy cheese....More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 15 November 2012

We've been to Hugos probably a thousand times... no joke. We get tacos every time, because they're the best. Manny knows how to make good food. Small place with good home-made salsa at the salsa bar. Great stuff. Never disappoints!

4  Thank ChatWithMatt
Reviewed 31 October 2012

I have passed this place so many times and did not stop because I was leery. After reading all the good reviews on TA, I decided to give it a try, All the good reviews are true. From the self service chip and salsa bar...More

Thank lynnjm52
Reviewed 6 October 2012

Went in to Hugos again and was so happy that I did. The food was awesome the medium salsa is the best. Whether you are visiting or live in Prescott this is a must. And yes this qualifies as a hole in the wall place.

Thank guyinprescott01
Reviewed 5 October 2012

This place is deceiving, looks like not much on the outside, but it has some of the best Mexican food in the area. There's an outside area to sit and eat, nothing fancy, but it's clean and fine for very casual dining. The food is...More

Thank AZgal1998
Reviewed 18 August 2012

Good Mexican, good salsas, great staff, can't beat it. I like veggies and the casadilla was very good. A friend ordered beef plate, loved it, another had pork tacos, loved them. Limited seating inside but with Prescott weather outside at the picnic tables is usually...More

Thank jhpandhp
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Good little mexican restaurant. It is in a little house just off downtown. In is one of the better restaurants in Prescott. Nothing fancy. We had the Chile Verde and a Wet Burrito with green chile sauce. Both were very good. Nice little place in...More

Thank DesertRatDuane
Reviewed 23 June 2012

Quick but authentic Mexican food from the smallest of kitchens with some rustic outdoor dining as well. Good for lunch there or take-out, also quick dinners.

2  Thank DavidNolanCook
Reviewed 27 May 2012

If you want fancy this is not the place for you but if the food and the atmosphere are what you come for then hustle your buns on down. The servers (& cooks, dishwashers & bussers -oops- that was me) are friendly and fast. We...More

Thank letitia n
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 N Montezuma St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3008
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
  • Phone Number: +1 928-777-0105
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NEW OWNERS! THE CHEFS BOUGHT THE PLACE! The same great food maybe with a little pride added. Durango Mexican cooking at its best.I have passed by this little place for years and didn't give it a second glance. It is a little hole-in-the-wall delight; tiny with a one person kitchen. Now I am a regular, coming a a couple of times a week when in town. If you have to wait, it is well worth it.My wife has taken to the Frijoles Enteros, a vegetarian dish of whole pinto beans, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, guacamole and sour cream, served with fresh, warmed tortillas. I need a little meat, so I ask for a small bowl of red chili to complement the beans- it is not on the menu, but they are quite willing to accommodate. The meat is tender and delicious, in a mild thin red chili sauce. Their salsa bar has chips, salsas, lime wedges and jalapenos. The jalapenos make this a perfect meal. There is a lot of food. We will share a plate as there is too much for one. We will split a red chili burro, or a green chili burro and that is a delicious lunch with a side of free chips and salsa. For a great snack, a little lime on a carne asada taco delights my taste buds and comes close to filling me up.Yes, it is a little different, funky maybe; few tables inside, most outside in the back. It's a little bit of a challenge when it is really cold outside, but I have braved the cold for the food several times. It is a comfy winter environment inside. On a warm afternoon, sitting on the patio in beautiful Prescott with the excellent flavors of Hugo's food is just perfect.
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