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Margaritas Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1 Bicentennial Sq, Concord, NH 03301-4058
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16:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 00:00
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Concord, New Hampshire
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

I called at 4:30 for a 6pm reservation. The snarky staff member informed me they would only accept call ahead seating requests 1/2 hour ahead. So I called at 5:30 and was informed that they would put in our name, but when we got there at 6pm we would have to wait 2 hours. So we went to El Rodeo... More 

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Thank Thechrissy
Concord, New Hampshire
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Old jail converted into a restaurant. Rumors of hauntings (never any indication myself but I like it). Good food. Great lime-in-the-coconut margs and chips/salsa.

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Thank rjwebbinnh
KidTaco, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We are glad you enjoyed. While the spirit that allegedly roams our cells is believed to be mostly benevolent, were glad you haven't run in to him. He hates sharing his salsa. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere, food was good, staff were friendly and pleasant. The restaurant used to be a jail and you can sit in an old cell!

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Thank Ashley N
Goffstown, New Hampshire
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Great drinks, great food, sat in the bar with another couple. Had apps. Queso cheese dip was awesome, all food was excellent. The most amazing part of our visit was Kevin our server, he was probably the best waiter I have ever experienced. He had the right balance of being attentive and not being intrusive. Kept us up to speed... More 

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Thank Compuwhat
Concord, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

About once or twice a year a friend or 2 convinces me to have a meal here, as I did last night. We waited a half hour for a table despite having a reservation. The food is always disappointing. The steak in my tacos was ice cold & gristly. The server seemed to be doing his best, but food and... More 

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Thank Paul S
Concord
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Where else can you go to have dinner but leave on your own free will at the end of the night? This is a refurbished police station and jail re-purposed as a restaurant. The atmosphere is warm and the staff friendly. Margaritas are quite good. Dinner was plated nicely and good. Parking available on the street or the parking garage... More 

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Thank Patricia T
Titusville, Florida
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178 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

This place was the Concord jail back in the day. The transition from jail to restaurant was beautifully done. The cells still have the doors and hardware.. You can get your own table in a cell... private and interesting to boot. The food was fresh and good. Warm chips for the salsa. My Shrimp tacos (lunch) were very good... A... More 

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Thank DennisWareham
Bow, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Love this restaurant. Service is superb. We go every couple months and quality is always high and consistent. .Always fresh ingredients and crispy chips. .They offer a warm cozy seating and hot piping tasty food and just perfect drinks.Totally worth a visit.

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Thank jasmine s
Bow, New Hampshire
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210 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Good food and great margaritas! Table in the bar with great service! What more could we ask for? Get there early for a good table.

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Thank ElauNH
Essex, Vermont
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

We love mexican food! We got the nachos with the fresca, guac, and sour cream on the side. Could've used beans on top of the chips and more cheese, less lettuce, but still delicious.

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Thank amysdvt
KidTaco, Guest Relations Manager at Margaritas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and glad you enjoyed. Sounds like you had the cowabunga nachos. They have been a star of our menu for over 20 years! Hope you can come back again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bicentennial Sq, Concord, NH 03301-4058
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Concord

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