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396 Fifth Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11215 40.670671 -73.985091
at 9th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-965-6050 Send to Phone
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  • Cuisine: Mexican
  • Price Range: $$

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    8 out of 10


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Nearby Subway Stops

F, G, R at Fourth Ave.-9th St.

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Brunch - Weekend
  • Delivery
  • Dine at the Bar
  • Good for Groups
  • Kid-Friendly
  • Kids' Menu
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take-Out


  • Full Bar


Accepted/Not Necessary

Delivery Area

8th St. to 12th St. Fourth Ave. to Seventh Ave.


This venue is closed.

Mezcal’s may bill itself as authentically Mexican, but the tacky interior is immediately suspect, from the sombrero-topped parrot and Pancho Villa portraits to the dangling bunches of garlic bulbs and chili peppers and a large mustachioed, serape-swathed mannequin. It’s gringo Mexico in full flower, and the food does little to help Mezcal’s case. Tapizayo, which should be a sizzling fajita platter, instead yields tough bits of chicken and iffy filet-mignon morsels; guacamole is mysteriously mixed with lettuce, and bland combo platters aren’t enhanced by stale taco shells and store-bought tortillas. Some may wish to skip the cucina entirely, for one of Mezcal’s 60 tequilas.

Recommended Dishes

Sunset margarita, $8