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Tenoch Mexican

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24 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA 02155-4606
+1 781-395-2221
08:00 - 21:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is really good. Almost makes me not miss real deal Mexican food in Cali. The tortas are yummy and they do a good job with their burritos. The mole is OK. Surprisingly, I really like their salad. Prices are about average and there is parking available. They also offer seating for about 20ish people. It's self serv and... More 

Thank djnadina
Medford, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This spot has been a hit with the local ever since it opened and has quickly spawned other brick and mortar spots elsewhere in the greater boston area. I really liked the place initially - fast service, interesting tortas and burritos, but lately some of the food was just overly salty.

Thank sam t
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The line is well worth it. The food is made right in front of you and is excellent. I've tried half the menu and never had a bad meal here.

Thank JohnFromBostonMA
Saugus, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Have had many options within their menu from dishes to sandwiches My favorite is the RES but can't go wrong with anything you pick I say try it all You won't be disappointed Any pick is a good pick The truck is great too Enjoy

Thank C H
Medford, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The quality and freshness is consistent. The best Mexican around. I happened to run into the owner when a staff party was being held and told him how much we need a sit down restaurant for Tenoch in Medford Square. They must not want to mess with a good thing, but really?????

Thank Grace B
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I love the sandwiches here. I always get the veggie torta but I hear the others are good as well. The line can be long and kind of slow so I try to go during off hours.

Thank Erin D
Medford, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Tasty horchata in two varieties, chocolate and original! I had never had one before, it's a tasty creamy sweet drink. Also, the food was spiced really well. Lots of variety on the menu to choose from! I've become a loyal fan and spread the word about their awesome tortas. I've taken many friends here, and recommended them to many coworkers... More 

Thank Karen W
Lexington Park
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The torta....any torta but notably the Choriqueso, will change your life. Fast service with quality food.

Thank montax35
Medford, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The excellent food is evidenced by the lines during the peak lunch hours... Prices are reasonable and the service is relatively fast. The tables turn fairly quickly so if you see that there are no seats, wait a minute or two.

Thank cjhepburn
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I love this place so much I eat here at least once a week and I'm sure anyone else who has the opportunity to does as well... on my way now to get breakfast there.. so unbelievably good for such a great price! Can't rave enough about Tenoch

Thank Christina V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA 02155-4606
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Medford
  • Phone Number: +1 781-395-2221

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?