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Ixtapa Grill

2547 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3021
+1 203-230-2586
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2547 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3021
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Consistent mexican food, easy in and out. Less crowded in summer months when Quinnipiac is not in session. Good weeknight meal with family for those nights that you get home too late to cook!

Thank Danna J
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is one of my favorite Mexican restaurants. Their portion is generous, so I usually take some home for the next day, etc. They have variety of food items to choose from, and the staffs are attentive. Their Chili con queso (cheese) is a very...More

Thank mcat8691
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Maybe our first visit was just a bad night or maybe they changed chefs, but our second visit was much better. The service is warm and friendly and welcoming and this time the food was tasty.

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We went with a large group of 7 and were seated within minutes. The place was clean with a fun vibe atmosphere. We ordered our drinks which consists of cold beer, Tequila Sunrise and Cadillac Margaritas and Reg Margaritas. I will say spend the extra...More

Thank BusterBusBus
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A true Mexican restaurant right in Hamden. The cuisine is varied and the dishes are excellent. We have tried a number of dishes and have never been disappointed. Highly recommend!

Thank Jlrich114
Reviewed 11 April 2017

One of my favorite spots, great house chips and salsa. Food and drinks are really good and they often mail out coupons for buy one get one dinners.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 9 March 2017

First the positives: the service is fast and friendly. The drinks are great and they have Mexican beer on tap. They are open til 10 pm. The prices are very reasonable. They have the largest vegetarian section on their menu of any Mexican restaurant I...More

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is my family's choice when we go out for Mexican food. Service is fast and friendly and the food is aways food. It a great place to meet friends for a fun get together.

Thank bmurray24
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Went for a dinner on a weeknight the place was busy but not crazy.Our wait staff was nice and joked around with us. Service was great and the food was excellent. A great place to try something different without regretting it if I don't like...More

Thank db639
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My husband and I visited for the first time. We loved the authentic food, great service, cozy atmosphere and wonderful margarita's!!! My husband tried their soup and loved it. Everything about this place is awesome!! I can't wait until we are in that area again...More

Thank OLynn78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2547 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3021
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-230-2586
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