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Tequila Mockingbird

6 Forest Street, New Canaan, CT 06840
+1 203-966-2222
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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“guacamole” (13 reviews)
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
6 Forest Street, New Canaan, CT 06840
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I get to tequila mockingbird every chance I get and each time it's a great place really friendly people and the house drinks and food makes for a great time. LeroyF

Thank Leroy F
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is a hidden-gem. We both enjoy authentic mexican food and this was pretty close to the real thing. The staff was very attentive and friendly. The food was excellent, served right away, and served hot. The ambiance is very cozy, a great place for...More

Thank GCGC204
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It's unfortunate that there is not better TexMex being served at this restaurant. The only decent item is Tacos el Carbon, which are OK, and priced right. The rest of the menu is way overpriced for what quality you are served. Guac is good and...More

Thank TheVictorCat
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We're always in search of a new authentic Mexican restaurant and this one was so much fun! It's brightly hand painted walls and ceilings, fashionably fun, collaged ladies room, and authentic Mexican decor, make it visually delightful and festive. The margaritas, guacamole, salsa & chips...More

Thank chongo49
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We love this place, and always order from the white menu "insert." The regular menu has the usual suspects which are all excellent. The insert contains specials that change on a regular basis. This is where you can find dishes that are regional Mexican specialties....More

Thank Francis D
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to TM for years and have always been impressed with the service and the food. The food is always very good, fresh and plentiful. The tuna tacos are great and the shrimp dish is wonderful. Everyone is always very nice. Great place...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The offerings at this local eatery are good for families, couples or friend visits. Casual and busy, the fun decor and great service combined with TexMex/Mexican is great for this area of CT.

Thank TheVictorCat
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to Tequila since we moved here last July. I must admit I am from Colorado where mexican food is done a little different. We like to smother everything with a delicious pork green chili sauce. So when I heard that the owner...More

Thank 4wheelers2017
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years, always good tasty food with efficient, friendly service. The regular menu is good , real good, but the specials are even better. And don't forget to have a Margarita!

Thank Bradley J
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The food at TM is usually pretty good. However the service on the bar area, particularly from the bartender is poor. He doesn't seem to care unless you are his friend sitting at the bar.

Thank Jeff S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 02:00
16:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Forest Street, New Canaan, CT 06840
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Canaan
  • Phone Number: +1 203-966-2222
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