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Patron Mexican Grill

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608 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3727
+1 212-586-5006
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09:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stumbled on Patron during a trip to NYC during the heat wave of 2012-lured in by $5:00 margaritas-we have made it a focal point of every subsequent trip- great food, great drink and some of the best and friendliest servers I have ever come across.

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Thank Cathy L
New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably my favorite Mexican restaurant. I love that they ID at the door, I would not recommend this restaurants for families to bring their kids. The space is not too big but I don't mind, especially since its NYC. I had steak quesadillas and it was amazing! It came out fresh, hot and steaming! Now for the patron;... More 

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Thank Brianna H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time at this place and the food was really good, location was perfect because I work in the area so I can have drinks and food and go straight home.Definitely recommend.

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Thank Passareli
Charlottetown, Canada
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Waitress wasn't too happy to see us when we said we were just going to have a drink or two. But we ended up ordering chips and a lot of margaritas and she warmed up to us. Everything was fantastical!

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1 Thank AshleyEllen
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I went with my grown children and we had a pitcher of amazing margarita's with our guacamole and home made chip appetizer. I have been trying to replicate that guac ever since, but no luck so far. It was truly the best guacamole we have ever had. Our drinks and dinner were great also, but that Guacamole!!!!!!

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1 Thank Roberta J
New Jersey
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Sort of your basic, not very authentic mexican joint. They've got kinda silly rules about not letting you order a drink and stand by the bar to drink it, like at happy hour when the seats are full. They have a bouncer at the door. Not a very welcoming, customer-friendly presence. Last time I was there he was a jerk... More 

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New York City, New York
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436 reviews
322 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Happy hour is Thursday through Saturday from 5 to 8 (and I believe all day Sunday through Wednesday). I came in right before happy hour was over while waiting for my boyfriend. They still seated me and let me order the happy hour drinks, which was awesome. However, the drinks aren't very good. We had the margarita and the Long... More 

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1 Thank Melanie T
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

When Im thinking to have dinner in a Mexican place I always choose Patron! Affordable and very authentic food. The Margo's are the best. Try the coconut!

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1 Thank paulettenoboa
Castroville
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Although the decor needs serious upgrades the food was top notch! Chips and salsa should have been complimentary....however, the salsa was out of this world...with just the right amount of salt and cilantro (5$)! We ordered the veggie enchiladas and the veggie tacos...veggies were fresh cut with the right amount of crema/queso! Husband order bourbon and coke; she brought rum... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

Didn't get round to eating here-meant too but just ran out of time. Went in for happy hour margaritas a couple of times and they were great. Place was packed every time we walked past which is a good sign. Menu looked really good. Very lively, very 9th Avenue.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3727
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-586-5006

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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