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Itacate Mexican Restaurant

1857 Penfield Rd, Penfield, NY 14526-1409
+1 585-586-8454
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
1857 Penfield Rd, Penfield, NY 14526-1409
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Have not visited the place for years as we almost starved to death last time waiting for service. A friend said they are so good. Well, we went to have dinner "not hungry" and am happy to report that we lived. Atmosphere is fairly authentic,...More

Thank BeLaZe
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went to try the ceviche and it was sold out because of a recent article so went for some soup chayote y poblano . After a few minutes the owner approach our table with some news, the soup was not up to their standards apologized...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We have enjoyed Itacate's food before at their carry out on the west side of Rochester but this was our first trip to the restaurant. When we arrived we were rather early for dinner and were the only ones in the dining room. The waitress...More

Thank Deb T
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A friend saw a write up for ceviche in Rochester, and this restaurant was listed as one of several locations that serve it, so we went. Don't know what is going on here, but they had no business at 5 pm on a Friday evening....More

Thank Mimzoo
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We stopped for the first time today. It will not be the last. Jose met us and seated us. The menu selections were good. Price was good. We moved back to NY after 27 years in Fl and got used to good authentic Mexican food...More

1  Thank Jake G
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We loved the food and the people. The owner Jose is engaged with his customers, everyone is important to him. if you just want a fancy place with expensive food, go somewhere else. If you travel to central Mexico then this is the type place...More

Thank bigstuSpencerport
Reviewed 22 July 2017

As someone who is gluten free, I was very pleased to find Itacate! Gluten free options are plainly listed on the menu. I'd go back again and my parent's who are in their 80's enjoyed the food as well!

Thank knetzband
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stopped for lunch. My friend uses a walker but it is not handicapped accessible at the entrance nor inside. The bathroom is on a lower level with steep steps and only one railing. The toilet was dirty and there were no...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 27 May 2017

My last 2 visits here a young man was the waiter and the whole experience is fine. However, when i get my bank statement the amount on it never matches up to what i payed with my credit card it is always $2-$4 dollars higher...More

Thank Nicolas O
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great good, great service and wonderful atmosphere! I love this place and the gas station they offer on buffalo road! Thank you Iticate!!

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Questions & Answers
26 October 2016|
Response from Jose A | Property representative |
Yes we do, you can do a guacamole, rajas or beans taco. We can even make you a scrambled egg and cheese taco. If you wish, let us know what you have in mind and we'll try to make it happen
6 April 2016|
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Response from Jose A | Property representative |
Visa, MasterCard, Amex, discover Thanks for your inquiry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1857 Penfield Rd, Penfield, NY 14526-1409
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Penfield
  • Phone Number: +1 585-586-8454
  • E-mail
If you're looking for that quaint, quiet place to sit down and enjoy authentic Mexican recipes passed down from generations, you will find it here.Itacate features classic Mexican dishes prepared using fresh ingredients. Family-owned and operated, our menu features the same items we ate growing up at our mother or abuelita's kitchen, items such as chile rellenos; asado de puerco; carnitas; or the intricate flavors of the tortilla soup. For those with special menu needs, we offer both gluten-free and vegan friendly options.We want you to feel as if you were eating at one of our homes. We provide you with a casual dining atmosphere in which to enjoy a family meal.
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