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Mezcalito's Cantina

653 E Lake Dr, Decatur, GA 30030-3535
+1 404-687-0007
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
653 E Lake Dr, Decatur, GA 30030-3535
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This is a cute little restaurant right in the heart of downtown Oakhurst in Decatur. The staff is really friendly. I had it with the brisket w/ Goat Cheese Salsa, Monterey Jack Cheese, Rice & Beans which was really good! The highlight of my dining...More

Thank NikkiM_atl
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

It's very nice to approach a restaurant for the first time and find it really buzzing with tables of patrons outside and in. We were lucky to sit in the window. I loved the decorations - so much detail everywhere you looked - well done!...More

Thank Roslyn T
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Forget the strange San Francisco treat rice a roni and canned refried beans that are staples in most Mexican restaurants, Mezcalito's doesn't go there. Their beans are slow simmered and spiced just right; I have no idea what they put in their (green) rice but...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I remember when Mezcalito's Cantina was brand new to Decatur and the fare was quite good. The owners seemed to care about the quality of the food, items were homemade and had distinct flavors. Unfortunately, the fare seems to have diminished in quality and tastefulness...More

Thank care_traveler
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The food was very, very tasty and original. This is no "cookie cutter" Mexican joint. The menu was interesting with a variety of options and the entrees we had were high quality. We were with a large group on a cold & rainy night and...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

OK. Let's say this first. I really like Mezcalito's. The food & drinks are quite good. My partner & I have been coming here 2-3 times a month for 2 years. The service is (and always has been) OK to bad. That was OK with...More

Thank Gregdog
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Nice reliable Mexican food. Nothing special. Brunch is fine. Plenty of vegetarian options. Never tried the other Mex restaurant in Oakhurst so can't compare

Thank jay e
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The sandwiches were excellent and the service was great. They accommodated our family needs and the food was prepared quickly.

Thank rweissjr
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Most dishes are good eats. Always enjoy the tres leches cake at the end. Not really a drinking joint though they have a full bar. Comfortable seating and pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Billy_Whimwa
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is not your typical Mexican restaurant. The menu is small, traditional items like a ground beef taco will not be found. You will pay for your chips and salsa. In fact, prices are a bit on the high side when you compare them to...More

Thank Justin S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 653 E Lake Dr, Decatur, GA 30030-3535
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-687-0007
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