Quetzalcoatl Fine Mexican Cuisine
Quetzalcoatl Fine Mexican Cuisine

Quetzalcoatl Fine Mexican Cuisine

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.quetzalcoatlmexrest.com/
  • Phone: (631) 427-7834
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 4:00pm

    Dinner: Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday:4:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Mexican / Southwestern, Mexican
  • Executive Chef: Jose Jacobo
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Cafe, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: We accommodate parties as first communions, baby showers, engagements etc. We offer three different prices. $26. $32 and $36 per person on week days and Sundays we can accommodate up to 60 people. Weekend parties 32 people maximum. We have a private room for 32 or all second floor for 60.
  • Private Party Contact: Gil 6314277834x
  • Entertainment: Live music: Guitar player and singer Spanish, English, Turkish, Italian, Greek and Russian.
    Thursday, Friday and Saturday 6:30pm to 10:pm

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Between Green St. and New St.
  • Public Transit: Public Bus running on route 110, block and a halve from the restaurant. At night Village commute bus to from the train station "Huntington".
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Front is Main Street, curb parking. Behind with restaurant access to municipal parking.
A word from Quetzalcoatl Fine Mexican Cuisine
We have authentic and unique Mexican food, dishes rarely found in a typical Mexican restaurant. Our food and service is well know in the area and highly rated by Zagat, The atmosphere is very comfortable, Our decoration a remaining of Classic Maya period in Mexico and central America. We have Mexican "sombreros" just to celebrate birthdays. We offer Food from all Mexico , with emphasis in southern region. We are well known for dishes as mole poblano, molcajete purepecha, Mexican style paella,
huevos rancheros, chile en nogada, mignon poblano, pepian, tacos Mexico city style filled with, steak, chorizo, carnitas, pastor, fish and shrimp. We have weakly deep Mexican dishes as specials. But you can just close your eyes and point any plate on the menu and taste the flavor of real Mexican food. Our most popular drinks from our bar are Margarita, Sangria, Mojito, cahipirina, We use the best tequilas and we serve mescal as well.
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Quetzalcoatl Fine Mexican Cuisine reviews from OpenTable diners
34 reviews since July 28, 2014
Overall Rating4.1
  • Food4.2
    Service4
  • Ambiance4
    Noise LevelEnergetic
88% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
good for groups (17)neighborhood gem (16)kid-friendly (12)fit for foodies (9)great for lunch (7)hot spot (5)romantic (3)late-night find (3)special occasion (2)great for brunch (1)scenic view (1)Show More
  • Always Excellent Food, Service & Freebies
    ZmanVIP
    Dined on 11/21/2014
    Been there many times for weekend dinners, and we've never been disappointed. Every single time they give us at least a small complimentary appetizer and dessert. The food is delicious, and the service is literally the best in town. Attentive service with a smile from every staff member - these guys got it right.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very Mediocre
    OneHotMama
    Dined on 11/15/2014
    Food was really tasteless and presented in an unappetizing manner.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Best Mexican Food Around Long Island
    mjtheatty
    Dined on 11/15/2014
    Excellent dinner as usual. Each time we eat there, food is extremely fresh, service outstanding and great Margaritas. We have brought different friends with us each time who have enjoyed it as well and returned without us.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent Dinner
    Deirdre
    Dined on 11/14/2014
    My party of three had an amazing experience at Quetzalcoatl. The staff was so friendly and attentive and the food was delicious. Live music was playing and it was very nice and at just the right decibel level too. The staff offered us appetizers and dessert on the house which made the experience stand out even more! As we left, many staff members thanked us for coming and said good night to us.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, romantic, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Place
    Myles
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Service, Food and the quality all the best in Huntington!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Relaxing, great food/entertainment
    Krusha
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    What a wonderful Friday evening we had at Quetzalcoatl. The food was great, drinks (Sangria and Margaritas) were delicious, the service and the entertainment were excellent and the atmosphere was wonderful. We had a leisurely dinner, enjoyed beautiful music and a complimentary dessert and did not break the bank. Will definitely be back and will recommend!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Live music Friday nights!
    Momtennis58
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Went with another couple 2 Friday nights in a row- good food- good portions. Set on Main Street in Huntington village- what could be better. Will go back again.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding!
    OmegaZero
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    I took my girlfriend here for her birthday. The menu looked good but we weren't sure what to expect. Boy were we impressed!! Excellent staff, very polite! The food was unbelievable and the drinks were great too. I would highly recommend the filet mignon and the tequila chicken pasta. The Guacamole was a little expensive but very delicious as well.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great authentic Mexican Food
    mjtheatty
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Everything was excellent and the waitstaff also excellent. The food was very fresh and delicious. It was definitely the best Mexican food we had in a number of years. Also the pricing is very reasonable for the size of the portions and the made to order fresh ingredients. Will definitely be back again soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Trule enjoyable
    Bob12
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    If one enjoys Mexican cuisine, relaxed atmosphere, tasty Mexican foods and beverages, a notable experience. If one travels or has traveled to Mexico it is a festive recall regards to menu. Highly recommend. Nice people.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • What a delight!
    NJfoodieVIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    My husband, father and I dined at Quetzalcoatl last Saturday and loved every moment. All the food was fresh and tasty -- the star was my husband's Chile en Nogada, a traditional Mexican dish of a stuffed poblano pepper with meats, fruits and nuts, covered in a light brandy sauce and fresh pomegranate seeds .... amazing! They had a talented guitarist adding lovely background music that was perfect for the mood and never intrusive. But the best part of the meal by far was the excellent service. The staff was knowledgeable and attentive and our waitress was perfection. My father is not a huge fan of Mexican but he said he can't wait to return .... that goes for all of us!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • True Mexican food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    First, we are from Texas and we are very picky with respect to Mexican food. Great selection of tequila for an exceptional margarita made with real squeezed limes. Tasty guacamole. I had the special pork enchiladas. My husband had the beef enchiladas. Excellent food and wonderful service. And the entertainer on the guitar was a nice touch for the evening.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • mccarthylbc
    Dined on 8/28/2014
    Excellent food and service. Very quick for dinner. Live music was wonderful.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • In a word awful
    SkaaVIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    That's awful food and awful service. Our waitress disappeared right after she took our order. One of our diners wasn't brought his food while another one received a portion of his. I ordered a side of rice and beans and they tasted like I was on a cruise ship. If they would only add a few more servers and other staff and change their chef, they may quickly move up the ranks to mediocre. (My apologies for knocking cruise ship food as it isn't this bad).
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  • Amazing
    EvilRegal26
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    This is one of my favorite Mexican restuarants. The restuarant has a great vibe for everyone in every age. I do have to say that becasue of the loud music you cannot have a conversation becasue you will not be able to hear anything.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, kid-friendly, late-night find
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • nice place
    Di10
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    excellent Mexican food, the guitar player was a little loud so we sat upstairs. Service was superb
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    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great First Time Experience
    DaniH
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    My husband and I had a wonderful dinner while enjoying live music and tasty cocktails. We were even treated to a free appetizer and dessert to share! Our food came to our table super fast and the staff was extremely attentive. We will definitely go back for dinner again soon. The area is great for shopping before or after dinner as well!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bad Service, Bad Food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 8/12/2014
    The free appetizer and dessert cannot make up for the low-quality food. The shrimp ceviche had apple in it, and was bland. The tequila shrimp were cooked too much and did not have much of a taste to them, either. My Mole Chicken left a lot to be desired. The server also forgot our sodas. He took the order ONLY for the appetizers in the beginning, and then only after could we order the main courses. That has happened to me once before, and in that restaurant, too, the food was bad. I would NEVER go back there. It was one of the WORST Mexican restaurants I have ever been to.
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  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 16 ratings-only reviews submitted since July 28, 2014
    • Overall Rating3.9
    • Food4.3
    • Ambiance3.8
    • Service3.7
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • The following 71 reviews are from the Quetzalcoatl Fine Mexican Cuisine reviews archive.
  • very good
    drrogu
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    "I love the relaxed feel of this place – like a comfortable dining room in a friends home. I definitely would return to try more dishes. T
    Special Features:
    late-night find, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Dinner at Quetzalcoatl
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 5/30/2014
    I took my friend to Quetzalcoat for her Birthday dinner, her 1st time there. I had been there a few times before. She was very impressed with this scenic restaurant, nicely decorated, live guitar player and the delicious food. The staff is very nice and they bring over a complimentary appetizer and complimentary dessert. We ordered the Enchilada Suizas with Shrimp and another with chicken, which were delicious. I definitely recommend this upscale Mexican restaurant...a little more expensive than some Mexican restaurants, but the whole experience is well worth it!
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    romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Quetzalcoatl Rocks!
    EpicureValue
    Dined on 5/23/2014
    The food is always delicious and presented with great care -- the salads in other restaurants appear to be an afterthought. Quetz does if as carefully as the main dish, with veggie variety and cut fine, crisp and fresh--so important for healthy eating. The musical performance addition is wonderful--can be seen and heard from the balcony while still maintaining some privacy Guy is a gem, as are the attendants. When I go out, I usually end up at Quetzalcoatl--and I'm never disappointed. Quite the contrary--I always leave with a bigger smile than when I entered!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food and music!
    Myles
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    We loved the restaurant! The food was great, prices reasonable and the music and vibe was awesome
    Special Features:
    Great for Brunch, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Felt rushed
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 4/9/2014
    My boyfriend and I felt like Mexican food so we stumbled across Quetzalcotl and we were pleasnlty surprised . The guacamole and salsa was amazing as appetizers I could eat that all day . The entrees were alright but nothing out of this world. We did receive a free appetizer and dessert on the house . The only thing we didn't like was that our food came out so fast right on top of each other we didn't even have room to fit all the plates on our table. The servers were friendly and great at answer all out questions. But the meal was just very rushed.
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    good for groups, great for lunch
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Impressed
    Judy
    Dined on 4/5/2014
    Food was great and prices reasonable. The service was friendly and attentive. There was a bit of a long wait to be seated even though we had a reservation, but other than that we were very impressed. Will definitely be going back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Mexican Saturday night!
    Luvfinedinning
    Dined on 4/5/2014
    Great place,have dined there many times. This is one of my favorite places for Mexican fare. The service is always friendly. Saturday nights are a bit noisy and crowded. We always enjoy going there. The food is always consistently good.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great food, pleasant atmosphere,
    JPDining
    Dined on 3/22/2014
    Great food, pleasant atmosphere, excellent service. Look forward to dining there again soon!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Just an "ok" place
    hunnewellVIP
    Dined on 3/20/2014
    Food was ok, service good, some freebies which was a nice touch. Overall, not one of my favorites but I may revisit some day.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, late-night find
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Perfect Mexican Dinner
    dineandwineVIP
    Dined on 3/16/2014
    Went her for a birthday dinner on a Sunday with my husband and children. Wasn't crowed so we were seated right away. The food is very authentic mexican with the exception of it being pretty mild. It was delicious and the portions were a good size with out being too big or small and the staff was extremely attentive. They even gave us a small plate of nachos and flan complimentary. Would definitely go back again. Perfect if you are craving Mexican lunch or dinner.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Did not honor reservation
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 3/15/2014
    We had a 7:15 reservation and when we arrived on time we were told that there were no tables available because they were very busy. There was a list of people who had reservations that were still waiting from 6:30. We asked if we should wait at the bar because we were told that it would be at least 30 minutes. We were then told the bar was too crowded and to leave and come back in half an hour. We left and did not return
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  • Excellent Food & Service
    ZmanVIP
    Dined on 3/14/2014
    Visited on a Friday night using open table reservation. The service was so good we were in and out in one hour. The food was excellent and they even gave us a free complimentary appetizer and desert. We will definitely be coming back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good Mexican Food
    MrsC
    Dined on 3/13/2014
    This place serves very good Mexican food. The waiters were very attentive. Will be going back.
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    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Seating
    Tzone
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    Space was tight but we were ok. The complimentary dessert outstanding. Noise level fine. Excellent live music.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, kid-friendly, romantic, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good food and great service
    Shelley
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    We have been going to Quetzalcoatl for a number of years. It is a great place for families and large groups. The owner and wait staff quickly remember you and welcome you each time you arrive. There is always a comped appetizer or dessert (or both.) The menu has enough variety beyond the usual Mexican choices although they are also excellent. We'll worn the trip.
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    good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Skip this place!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 2/21/2014
    Drove to eat at this place as was wanting some Mexican food this was one of the biggest disappointments as far as restaurants are concerned in a very long time and we eat out about two to three times a week do yourself a favor and skip this one as they forgot to put the flavor.
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  • Wonderful Mexican Food
    OmNomMomVIP
    Dined on 2/9/2014
    Very, very good Mexican food - not Tex-Mex or Americanized. Very, very hospitable service, with free appetizers and dessert. Fresh, tasty, and not your ordinary cheese and taco joint. Good prices, pretty decor - will be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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  • Good Mexican
    pmnyVIP
    Dined on 1/31/2014
    First time at Quetzalcoatl. I had the chicken fajita which was good. The complimentary chips and salsa, a small appetizer and a small desert after the meal is a nice touch! The margarita's are very good. If you will be having more than one margarita go with a half or full pitcher, this is a better value. Over was very happy with the service and food I would return.
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The waiters and waitress were
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 1/11/2014
    The waiters and waitress were very helpful and the food arrived quickly. I thought the music was a bit loud but the atmosphere is very nice. and the food is very good.
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    good for groups
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great find!
    amy1
    Dined on 1/4/2014
    We are 2 couples that love to find new restaurants and we all loved this one. Everyone's food was delicious and plentiful and the wait staff couldn't have been more attentive. Everything we ordered was delivered to our table correct and hot. The wine we ordered was good also.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Never Dissappoints,
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 12/21/2013
    Came in with a large group. The service was quick and responsive. After buying several pitchers of margaritas they bought us complimentary shots!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Awesome staff
    Yumyum
    Dined on 12/20/2013
    I'm not a fan of Mexican food but the staff here makes me want to have Mexican food again. I couldn't believe how attentive the staff was to our group. When we arrived we were seated immediately. I would say about 4 different workers in the restaurant would check up on us to see if we needed anything. The guitar player that came around to sing was very friendly. It felt like the staff was family by the time we left. The menu had a free large selection compared to other Mexican restaurants where I have eaten.
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    neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.