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Cuckoo's Nest Mexican Food

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Cajun & Creole
1712 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1642
+1 860-399-9060
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  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible18%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1712 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1642
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

We are seasonal residents and we're looking forward to visiting one of our favoritemexican restaurants Cookoo's Nest in Old Saybrook, Ct. The help was very friendly an accomodating but that is where the good news stops. As soon as I tasted a chip with salsa...More

1  Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal here the other night... We ordered appetizers for meals, mex-potato skins, nachos and a chicken/cheese quesadilla... Left overs! Very nice wait staff!!

Thank Tech G
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent dinner prices were good & service was great . Had house sangria yumm had a wonderful time . Will recommend to friends & family. This is a must try

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I have been going here since I was 23 years old...(just a few years now;). They have very good TexMex food but I really come for the house margaritas. If they ever change them I will be sad ;( The atmosphere at the bar is...More

Thank PTTraveler101
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Food is good overall, however their Mexican sauces taste more Italian. Menu has much more than "Mexican" fair. Try it you'll like it.

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We have been to this place over the years and enjoyed the traditional tamales and enchiladas. It had been some time since our last visit so we headed out and were looking forward to our meal. The decor is funky, which is part of the...More

Thank Dafluffernut
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Whether you are in the mood for something light or a wonderful entree the food at Cuckoos Nest is always a dependable choice. We usually have a tough time deciding what to get, due to how much of the menu we love. For starters the...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Had dinner over the weekend and really enjoyed the experience. Our server was right on the money every step of the way. I love that after 20 years of eating here I'm seeing menu changes and exciting new specials. Thanks new owners! I love the...More

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Used to love food here but now food lacks seasoning and interest. Beef in tacos etc. should be shredded not ground...yuck. Even the guacamole had little savor.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We went there as a family, had horrible service, and the worst Tex Mex I have ever had in my life. I wouldn't go there again even if you paid me. The food is bad. The service is worse. The management didn't care that we...More

Thank Cate S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 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 - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1642
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-399-9060
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