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Mi Cocina Atlanta
Mi Cocina Atlanta

Mi Cocina Atlanta Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.micocinarestaurants.com
  • Phone: (404) 872-8801
  • Hours of Operation:
    Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm
    Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 12:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Traditional Mexican
  • Executive Chef: Matthew Dunn
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access
  • Private Party Facilities: Private dinning area that accomodates up to 40 guest. High vaulted ceilings and an excellent view to Peachtree St.
  • Private Party Contact: Giovanni Figueroa (678) 316-8539

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 11th Street
  • Public Transit: Midtown Marta station two blocks away from the restaurant.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Garage validated parking for up to 2 hours for Lunch and Diner. Complimentary valet parking 7 days a week for Dinner.
A word from Mi Cocina Atlanta
Welcome to Mi Cocina where everything we offer is hand-crafted and made fresh daily using authentic Mexican cooking techniques and the fines ingredients available. From our famous homemade salsa, to our mouthwatering hand-dipped enchiladas, you can taste the freshness and quality in every bite. Relax in our comfortable stylish surroundings with one of our legendary Mambo Taxis® served by our family of warm friendly and professional staff. Its our honor to serve you.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "The food is great and the life music is exceptional. Willy the band leader is a master in latin music! Great time"
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "Although the food and dining service was excellent the hostess was a bit to be desired. We were meeting 2 additional people which we advised the hostess - we weren't sure if they had arrived - at first she couldn't locate our reservation - we waited over 30 minutes for our other guests only to find out that she had seated them 5 minutes before us under my reservation - then seated us at the opposite end of the restaurant. Both parties questioned her as to the arrival of the other and we were told they had not arrived . When we finally telephoned one another and realized we were both there - she just laughed and said "isn't that funny?" No not really -"
    Dined on 7/16/2014
  • "The overall experience was a good one. The only thing that annoyed me was that I placed two reservations because I had a larger party and they only had one reservation. They did their best to accommodate my large party. It took longer for them to do so. Other than that everything else was great."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "I always enjoy visiting Mi Cocina. They have just recently changed the menu, but it wasn't changed in a way that disturbed our usual experience. My favorites are the Tacos Mi Tierre, Brisket Tacos, Fajitas and they have wonderful frozen drinks."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "The closest it gets to genuine Mexican food in Atlanta with fast food speed service and a modern ambiance."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "Food and service great but noise level too high for me."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "Food was not hot; average service and there was not a lot of people dining. This was a Friday night at 8:30 and tables were not full. Margaritas were good. The chips were also stale. WE had to wait 25 minutes for a plate they messed up on."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Fresh ingrediants with a nice variation of menu selections. Staff is always friendly and very helpful. Restaurant is always clean."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Food was fresh, and delicious. Our server -- wish I could remember his name -- had a super personality and really added to the fun or dinner."
    Dined on 6/12/2014
  • "I ordered the brisket tacos. Unfortunately it was the saltiest brisket I have ever eaten, I also think the kitchen forgot to put the cheese on the tacos. It could have really used some sort of slaw (green apple or even traditional) as a balancer. The guacamole was good though..."
    Dined on 6/10/2014
  • "We arrived 20 mins prior to our reservation and were seated promptly. We chose to dine outside. Service was good but the good was not the best. For the price paid I would expect a lot more"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Too loud, and waitress rushed us out of there bringing us the bill before I even finished my meal or considered dessert. "
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "went recently for late lunch and to check out as venue for large group dinner. juan, catering manager was awesome in answering questions. very friendly service. great brisket tacos and tasty salsa. tortilla soup bit too salty for my taste. will be back for sure. very nice space."
    Dined on 5/26/2014
  • "Great location, atmosphere, good drinks and great food. Will definitely go back again!"
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "I had just finished a strenuous workout and couldn't decide on what or where to eat, so I went to my Open Table app, find Mi Cocina booked a reservation, jumped in the shower and off we went. Our server, Angelina was very courteous and offered great suggestions to my niece since she had never dined at the restaurant. We sat out on the balcony and the ambience and breeze was very fitting."
    Dined on 5/20/2014
  • "A beautiful, comfortable bar, quality drinks, tasty food from a varied menu make for a notable dining experience. What the wait staff lacks in experience they compensate in pleasantness and a genuine desire to serve. I will return there, and bring friends. "
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "I had a great birthday celebration at Mi Cocina. Excellent food, service and atmosphere."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "Just visiting loved midtown - this was great tex-mex."
    Dined on 5/15/2014
  • "Food was ok, but staff was extremely confused and lacked basic server knowledge. Even the manager was unskilled and did not know the different food items. E.g. Failed to look at the plate of food and only looked at receipt. Thus everyone's order was delivered wrong."
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "I went to this restaurant in Texas and had some apprehensive about the restaurant in GA ... would it be as good as Texas? Wow! it was super good, great service, cool ambiance, great parking and just a perfect meal! The guacomole, the brisket, the salad, the flan, the margherita sangrias ... mmm ... Thank you so much for a great Mothers Day experience !"
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "I have been to Mi Cocina two weeks in a row and it is a solid mexican restaurant. More upscale that the normal mexican-dive, the downstairs is energetic and the upstairs, great for conversation. The food is good and this place is worth a try. The manager went above and beyond to make our experience on Saturday extra special. "
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "I had a reservation for 7:30 and my party was seated a 7:50, on Cinco de Mayo. My party ordered dinner immediately upon being seated. At 8:55, food still had not arrived and we left. A bowl of guacamole sat on our table for 35 minutes but we had no chips with it. Server was polite, but this was my worst experience in 15 years. I cannot call it a dining experience because we never received our food. Avoid this establishment. "
    Dined on 5/5/2014
  • "Excellent service and great food. In busy district area of midtown. Beautiful decor and trendy spot. "
    Dined on 5/1/2014
  • "Food is always fresh and good. Arrived to find hostess scrambling for a table for 6 even though restaurant empty and we had reservation. Requested a certain table only to be told it was reserved.....sooo where was our reserved table?? Wandered around like an Easter egg hunt looking for a table. Ended up with 3 different servers in sequence like we were being handed off. All in all a good experience but not sure what was up with the table game we had to play or the server turnover. "
    Dined on 4/26/2014
  • "overall disappointed. food was fair to good but the real problem is parking. no valet. took my party 45 minutes to find parking. as a result we will not go back. too much competition out there to put up with parking problems."
    Dined on 4/23/2014
  • "Mi Cocina is a welcoming, nice little Mexican restaurant. My family and I visited during their Lunch/Brunch hours. Although I found the food we ordered to be tasty, especially their Posole, it didn't stick out to me from the other numerous of Mexican restaurants to choose from. There is a chance that I may not have ordered their signature dishes, but their fajitas - something I really enjoy - didn't have enough flavor. Next time I will definitely try some of their tacos to see if that tastes better. What I did leave feeling very happy about was the service my family and I were treated with. The staff was very welcoming and attentive during our visit. Looking forward to returning and trying other dishes in hopes of that "wow" factor."
    Dined on 4/6/2014
  • "Food and service were very good. The past 2 times dining here, waiter stated he/she was "new" but service was still good. Sampler platter (appetizer) is good enough for a meal and when paired with cerviche, two people can dine on these and be satisfied."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "The food, margaritas, and patio dining were all top notch! Excellent service as well."
    Dined on 4/3/2014
  • "I really enjoyed dining at Mi Cocina. I've been here twice now, once with my boyfriend for a romantic Valentine's dinner and again with my family to celebrate a birthday. I've had pleasant experiences during both visits. If you like seafood, I really recommend getting the Salmon a la Parilla and the Ceviche (don't remember the entire name) -- the shrimp appetizer dish. Also, the Mama chicken dish was quite nice as well. The menu pricing seemed fair, although I think the alcoholic drink menu was a bit overpriced. I also wish there were more dessert options, as I am a big dessert fan. But luckily the location is right across from Café Intermezzo which covered my sweet tooth craving. All I can say is.. I will definitely be dining here again!!"
    Dined on 4/1/2014
  • "Visited this restaurant after a concert recently. The food was outstanding. They have a great selection of margaritas!!!! I would recommend this to people in the mid-town area."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "The place was really nice and they validated parking however, the food was not so great. I love mexican food and it didnt meet my expectations. When my girlfriend said the same thing, that confirmed we will not be back !"
    Dined on 3/19/2014
  • "Mi Cocina is in a good location and the food is very good. The problem is the poor service from the moment you enter the restaurant until you leave. If you can ignore the service you will have a fairly good time."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "Delicious and warm spacious nice restaurant. The nachos loco, enchilada mole, and tamales were delicious."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "We really enjoyed ourselves at Mi Cocina. The food is every bit as good as the Dallas location, with a slightly more contemporary ambiance. The service was excellent. The brisket tacos and the Mambo Taxi margarita are not to be missed!"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "I was very disappointed in the service. I had been here before at lunch without any issues, but we arrived prior to 5pm on Saturday evening and it was after 5:30 before we received our food. The waiter did not come around often enough to refill our water glasses. The bar area was very loud and although we had reservations and arrived early, they originally tried to seat us in the bar. I love the colors and painting on the walls, but will probably not return."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Service was extremely slow... tamales were terrible. We just moved to Atl and this restaurant is around the corner from our apartment... it's in a great location. We finally get around to going and what a waste of time and energy. If your thinking of trying this place, think again.... go to Taqueria del Sol (better service and much better food) PS. The bartenders there need a reality check. My friends who arrived to the bar before we did were treated with such disrespect from the bartender. Completely disregarded them when they sat at the bar. Wouldn't even look at them. Completely unacceptable from a service standpoint."
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "We totally enjoyed our time at Mi Cocina Atlanta. The hostess and waiting staff were excellent and the food was top of the line. We look forward to seeing you all soon."
    Dined on 2/20/2014
  • "I had reservations for 8:00 with my guy. We were running late due to finding a parking space. But as soon as we walked in the restraunt,we were greeted And taken to our seats! I was worried we would be made to Wait since weren't on time.but not the case at all. The place was just so soothing and romantic. Its for adults. No so much family oriented with kids and stuff. The food was smaller in quantity than I expected but it Tasted amazing and my drink the limousine was To die for. I will be back!"
    Dined on 2/16/2014
  • "I love Mi Cocina. I was very disappointed that they were out of shrimp because the reason I came was for the shrimp tacos. But I had the awesome fish tacos instead & they were delicious. The margaritas were great too."
    Dined on 2/16/2014
  • "I live a block from Mia Cocina and have eaten there several times. The food has always been fine....not great...but fine for a weeknight dinner. Every time there has been a service issue. Once a lost order. Once a forgotten side dish that was brought to the table only after the check had been paid. Saturday night we waited over an hour for our entrees. At one point we told our waiter that we had theatre tickets and needed to hurry things along. Instead of going into the kitchen he stood by our table for another few minutes to chat about the theatre and then went and chatted with another table."
    Dined on 2/8/2014