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Garcia's Mexican Restaurant

2446 Corning Rd, Elmira, NY 14903-1044
+1 607-737-7695
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“burrito” (5 reviews)
“tamales” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2446 Corning Rd, Elmira, NY 14903-1044
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m not a real fan of Mexican food but some of these dishes were pretty good. The first visit the chimichangas were delicious the 2nd visit less so. More onions than chicken so a bit of a disappointment. We were having a birthday party &...More

Thank Jodie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying at nearby Holiday Inn and stopped in for dinner after Jazz Concert in Horseheads. What a surprise - good Mexican food and fantastic margaritas!!

Thank mkarch
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I've been going to Garcias for years and enjoying it and that is the ONLY reason they're getting two stars and not one star for today's visit. The place was very busy, and I understand that the food service was slow. I have no problem...More

Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed 15 September 2017

First off, beware of potholes in the parking lot. We were greeted appropriately and seated quickly. Soon after, we noticed a musty smell in the building, but it wasn't scary enough to chase us off. They offered no sangria. The darkest beer was a Modela...More

Thank 206JanF
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I come from out west and also come from a hispanic family/background... This place lacks true Mexican food flavors. I ordered an enchilada and the sauce tasted like canned spaghetti sauce... Definitely not what Mexican food should taste like. The wait staff were extremely nice...More

Thank meestee
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Love. LOVE! Homemade salsa, guacamole I could eat by the bucket, large portions, good variety. Reasonable pricing. Can't go wrong. Great for date night!

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

From the Grande Burrito to the Tacos, we found good Mexican food. My Dos Equis Amber was luscious. The ambience is like being in Dan Antonio for Tex- Mex. The four star is merely for the waitresses feeling it was just another Saturday night ho-hum....More

Thank K4Pacific
Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you are looking for a good South of the Border meal then give Garcia's a try. They catered lunches often at a former workplace and every thing they brought was excellent. I have not been to the restaurant but many of my friends have...More

Thank Bev H
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at this location of Garcia's several times. I've been to others. I've always been pleased and satisfied. But during yesterday's visit I was particularly impressed. Both service and food was exceptional. Of course, like most Mexican restaurants, they start you with nacho...More

Thank Dr. Bob D
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Food came out quick. Portions are large and reasonable. The restaurant itself is a little run down...but look past that and it's a great place!

Thank Karringtyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2446 Corning Rd, Elmira, NY 14903-1044
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: +1 607-737-7695
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