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Metate Authentic

3515 Johnson Ave, Bronx, NY 10463-1602
+1 718-543-4444
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
26 Feb 2017
19 Nov 2016
“Very good!!”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
3515 Johnson Ave, Bronx, NY 10463-1602
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Food is always well- prepared and presented. There are some particularly good non-stereotypical Mexican items on the menu, in addition to the expected tacos, etc.

Thank LBallarin
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

A surprise in Riverdale! We went with a Groupon deal and the food was amazing! We will go back again for sure!! Claudio

Thank Valentina F
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

So we decided to check out the small little authentic Mexican cuisine restaurant. They were not many customers at the time and there was no excuse for the service we got or the disappointing food either. We ordered five different kinds of soft taco to...More

1  Thank NewYorkAri
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We went here on a groupon and it was a great deal. Our waitress, Fran, was super sweet and so eager to make us feel at home and happy. We enjoyed her freshly made guacamole for starters, then had a chicken and steak farjita and...More

Thank Ange516
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I did go here on a Groupon but it seemed to be crowded on an early Tuesday evening in January. I would recommend The Enchilada's Mole but all the dishes looked pretty good. It's it the best Mexican I've ever had? No, but its the...More

1  Thank John&Inge
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food and decor at this restaurant. They are kind of understaffed but the food is way worth it. They give you lots of food and GOOD FOOD at it! Have returned and continue to go back when I want Mexican

Thank yuyi23
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Great food and prices are good. Guacamole is made to order which is always a big plus. Great margaritas and portions are large. I think the food is awesome! Very authentic Mexican Cuisine.

Thank trisha0519
Reviewed 24 December 2013

The food here is delicious and far better than you find at a standard Mexican place. I especially like the tongue burrito. Enchiladas are great and my husband loves the fajitas. In warmer weather they have Mexican milkshakes. They make guacomole tableside and it is...More

Thank Rose_S778
Reviewed 9 October 2013

I frequent Metate even since it first opened. In my opinion the best mexican food in Riverdale. Great tortas and tacos.

Thank 23_RUSSELL_23
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Finally, a Mexican restaurant that serves traditional beef tongue... delicious. Ever since I had beef tongue in Mexico, I've been looking for a NY restaurant that serves it! I'm a repeat customer!

Thank lcchau_uw
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3515 Johnson Ave, Bronx, NY 10463-1602
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-543-4444
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