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Any Good Mexican on the Main Line?

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mbedore Jun 11, 2007 05:23 PM

We have lived in Ardmore for a little over a year now and have not found any decent Mexican restaurants on the Main Line. Are we missing anything?

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    JABDDD Jun 12, 2007 05:24 AM

    Not quite "Main Line," but try Norristown. Lots of good places, incl. Tacqueria Michocana. In Blue Bell, Tamarindos. Otherwise, you have to go to the city.

    PS Do not let anyone tell you Coyote Crossing is good Mexican. It is horrendous.

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      dougherj Jun 12, 2007 11:57 AM

      I agree on all counts. Also, the Taqueria Veracruzana recomendation above is excellent. Try the tacos al pastor if you go.

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        pamd Jun 12, 2007 07:18 PM

        not quite Main Line either, but Los Mariachis in Phoenixville is authentic, really good & inexpensive. (great mole sauce) The staff speak very little English, so you can't make ordering complicated.

      2. lawslaw Jun 11, 2007 06:25 PM

        Ha, no.

        If you want Mexican, come into the city and go to to South Philadelphia. Taqueria Veracruzana is great for tacos. There's also Taqueria Pueblita that's on 9th street--I think--it's a block from the Pat's/Geno's debacle. They are great.

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          mbedore Jun 11, 2007 06:45 PM

          Thanks, we used to live in South Philly and frequented Veracruzana often. We were just hoping that maybe there would be some good Mexican out here too...but alas I guess not.

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