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Old Mexico Restaurant

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28407 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-3819
+1 734-421-3310
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Old Mexico has great food. It's a small neighborhood type of place and we love to dine in or take it to go. Food is always delicious!

Thank BackintheMitten
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Very cozy, also very busy, but the food is always delicious. Excellent portion sizes and very reasonable prices. It's out favorite

1 Thank Mark S
Detroit, Michigan
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It's kind of a hole in the wall but... Good, tasty food in generous portions. Friendly service. Very reasonable prices. Full bar with adequate parking. Somewhat small and always crowded. Nothing fancy so not much on atmosphere. Probably can't handle a large group (8+). Keep the kids at home. A place to sit back, relax, shoot the breeze and people... More 

Thank Charleyzencat
Level Contributor
16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Started going to Old Mexico when it was on Grand River in Redford. I'm disappointed with my carryout today and as a patron before that because the ground beef isn't drained properly in the taco, the food was greasy. Was a friendlier place to visit "back in the day." The young carryout host did a good job I do have... More 

Thank Joyce D
Northville, Michigan
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183 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Really great food at reasonable prices. No need to drive down to Detroit. It's Mexican Town in Livonia. While the inside and the outside of the building desperately need a makeover, you go there for the reasonable prices and good portion size. Wait staff is always very friendly. If you go at peak times, may have only a little wait.

Thank Michelle M
1 review
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This is a little hole in the wall restaurant with very reasonable prices. The service is excellent and the food is outstanding for its price point. I would highly recommend it to anyone.

Thank Steven G
Metro Detroit, MI
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148 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

This is a small "hole in the wall" type place. The service was good and the portions were good, but the food taste was not to my liking. Others in my group really liked the food, but it didn't fit my taste buds - every thing (salsa, rice, chicken tacos) was made with a lot of black pepper. Sorry -... More 

Thank tprkolbas
Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We called a few hours ahead for a large group and got to sit right away and had an excellent experience. Food and service were very good.

Thank Juli S
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152 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Years ago my husband and his family used to frequent Old Mexico and really liked it. I was there once a number of years ago and don't remember much about it. Tonight, my husband and I were in the area and decided to eat there. It is a small informal Mexican restaurant. Chips and salsa were brought out quickly. The... More 

Thank dotravels
Redford, Michigan
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I've been there a few times for lunch and the food is always great. A local favorite for great Mexican food. My daughter liked their Mexican rice so much we ordered a tray of it for her high school graduation party. Their Tortilla Soup is wonderful. Nice prices and great food. What are you waiting for? Go there now! :)

Thank FunnyBaldMan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28407 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: +1 734-421-3310

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