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Garcia's Mexican Restaurant

2446 Corning Rd, Elmira, NY 14903-1044
+1 607-737-7695
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“chimichanga” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2446 Corning Rd, Elmira, NY 14903-1044
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to have lunch with friends, chips delivered, waitress took drink order. Screwed that up, delivered a salad to the wrong person..screwed that up..then on top of that while paying the bill the person was having trouble with the credit card reader, checking my bank...More

Thank frackguy570
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Last time we were here must have just been a bad day for them. That or it was a bad server who hopefully is gone now. Quick attentive polite service today! Margaritas were perfect, our lunch selections came out promptly and were very good. I'm...More

Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has the best staff. Always helpful abd friendly. The food is great and the drinks are DELICIOUS. Stop on and try this place. You'll be glad you did!

Thank Karringtyn
Reviewed 10 November 2017 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 15 October 2017

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
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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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
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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