Amazing food, fantastic staff! We enjoyed our meal very much.
Another fabulous night at Tequila 61. So thrilled they’ve managed to stay open this far into the damn pandemic. Excellent service. Best margarita by a mile in all of Alaska. The fondue and coconut shrimp tacos plus the ceviche made for a fantastic tapas for my friend and I. Go to Tequila 61!!!
Good was delicious and service was quick and attentive. Great experience!
Tequila 61 has improved since it first opened. The food is a lot better and the drinks are good! The only thing is they’re SO expensive for what you get. It’s ridiculous.
We are major fans of the Cadillac Margarita. So wonderful you want to order a refill. Be very careful.
We usually order two or three appetizers. Our favorites are the popcorn shrimp, the calamari, the queso fundido with steak.
If we still have room we go for the churro ice cream dessert.
I just like this place.
We always love going to Tequila 61. While the ambience, service, and food are great--it's the bar where this eatery truly shines. The cocktails are creative, delicious, and served in delightfully entertaining ways. Trying every cocktail on the menu and discovering the unique way it will arrive at our table is one of our favorite parts of the Tequila 61 experience. I've learned that I love having my drink served to me in a video game cartridge or a book filled with smoke.
Food was a little disappointing. While I appreciate attentive waitstaff, they may be a little too quick to jump up and clean things away from the table, I had barely put my fork down and they swooped in to take my plate!
Food hit the spot! Service was excellent and it was super busy due to fur rondy loved the atmosphere! Must try if you haven’t been
we just got the tacos this time. They were excellent. Our only complaint was when my wife told the server the last time she got a margarita it was all ice and little drink he said well you could get no ice but you get exactly the same amount, so we skipped it
Great place to have just a drink or dinner and a drink!
The live music was nice, but didn’t make up for food that was too salty and overpriced.
Great local place with fantastic dishes. A little on the loud side.
The drinks and food are well prepared and unique! Love this place. If you are looking for something special this is the restaurant.
Fantastic, the menu changes with the season but it always has something for everyone, even the picky eaters! More importantly, there are several delicious healthy options. They locally sourced food and hand make the juices for the drinks from organic fruits. I love this place. The facilities are always clean and that’s very much appreciated.
Everything was great, just one hiccup. We had a table of 14 and one dinner was forgotten. They quickly made up for it and apologized.
Loved it! We weren’t super impressed with the margaritas, but the berry moscow mule was excellent. Service, ambience, and food quality were superb.
We went to Tequila 61• to celebrate my birthday with family. It was, from beginning to end, a truly delightful experience. Great food, terrific drinks, friendly service.
I have not had a bad experience at Tequila 61. The food is great, and the cocktails are so fun! My only complaint is the menu seems to change a lot, and so then I can't get food i've loved in the past. But then i get to try new things, so it's good. I do miss the Scallop Tostada though! One of my favorites.
The cocktails were delicious, the food from the appetizer to dessert was the perfect portions and tasted amazing. Our server was very helpful in giving recommendations on the cocktails, he was also very attentive to our table. We enjoyed the experience and will return!!
First time at the restaurant. Overall great experience and would recommend. The guy playing Sax was a nice touch.
I had a group of 10 people. A combination of clients and colleagues. we had a new waiter who was not experienced at working large groups. You may want to work on training for that situation. We happened to be there for the live music night. ( I did not plan for that) We were located directly I front of the live music and it was too loud to carry on good conversations. The food was excellent. Everyone raved about the beef. So good job there. The wine selection was a bit limited, but this crew was not too picky so no harm done. We all had a good time for a reasonable price. I do not mind doing this again, but probably not on a Thursday night with a big group for a business dinner.
Our waiter was training another waiter and kind of forgot about us, but he made it up. Good food and very tasty. If there are any questions about the menu, the waiters are very knowledgeable. The drinks were on point!
Birthday dinner for my lovely wife!
The restaurant was cold.
The food was great as usual the service could’ve been a little bit better and the restaurant was cold.
Nice restaurant and atmosphere. Great downtown location. Unique food and drink menu. The food is excellent and the flavors are wonderful. Friendly and polite staff.
All in all the dining experience was “good”, but I feel it could’ve been “excellent” if the serving staff was more inclined to providing a level of service that matched same high marks as they do with the food and atmosphere. In no way does this mean that we were not taken care of, it just means that the service was standard and mediocre which did not fall in line with the rest of the restaurants character.
We had delicious dinner. We had tacos and steak. The rice was a little too mushy for my liking but everything else was perfection. My husband enjoyed the rice, so just depends on how you like your rice. Chips and dip was perfection. Love chocolate and raspberry together for the dessert.
Hostess called us a couple hours before our reservation stating that we could only “order drinks” (@ 9:00PM). I asked, “Aren’t you open until 10:00PM?” & she said “Yes, but we want to close earlier for Halloween”...& I said “Well, I made my reservation 2 days ago, and we are coming from out of town”.
Very cool place, delicious food
Food and service were awesome. The live music was very loud and made it hard to hear the person sitting next to me. Overall a great experience.
Loved everything but the tables and seating was awkward. Table was too small couldn’t have all of my plates without something falling off.
The drinks and Carne Asada tacos were delicious, and I will order them again!I wasn’t the biggest fan of your ceviche, as the shrimp was too large to eat with my chips. It also tasted too much of vinegar for my palate. I did love the overall aesthetic and atmosphere. Downtown Anchorage is frumpy, but your restaurant has brought class to the neighborhood. Will recommend to others.
Jicama Shrimp tacos were DELICIOUS! Server was super helpful given everything looked great and we couldn't make up our minds.
Unfortunately there was a mix up between staff members on whether or not we could use more than one coupon at our table. We were a table of 12 adults (all ordering alcoholic drinks and main courses) and we were hoping to use three 2-for-1 appetizer coupons. They would not allow it which was surprising to us. We suggested we could move to three tables of 4 to use the coupons that was when they decided to allow us to use the coupons at our large table. It was an unfortunate mis communication. Our waitress was not very friendly. Food was good though
Music is a bit loud for the smaller space, but overall a good dining experience. Please keep the Smoked Manhattan on the menu. Most amazing cocktail ever! Also please consider doing a taco combo mix. Meaning, ordering not just the carnitas by itself. but adding two different tacos along with it. I don’t mind paying extra if I can taste different taco combos. Keep it up. We’ll be back. Thanks!
Fun atmosphere and delicious food. Waiter could have paid more attention to us. It was a slow Wednesday night and he wasn’t busy. I would still go back. The most unique Mexican fare in Anchorage!
The server was great and attended our needs for a special birthday occasion!
Adorable restaurant with great service and terrific food and drinks. The appetizers looked so awesome that we started off with three plus a side and were so full we couldn’t make it to the entrees. I’d definitely recommend the spicy margaritas! Yum! PS - make sure to book through open table - we did and other walk ins were unable to get a seat!
Very good food, service, and alcoholic beverages. Definitely going to be my new fave spot.
This atmosphere, food, drinks, service....were AMAZING!! I’d pay ANY day to experience that same moment!!!
Tequila 61° is rated 4.5 stars by 82 OpenTable diners.
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