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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Tomatillo's A Mexican Joint

437 Esplanade Ave. (Frenchmen St.) Send to Phone
Enjoy 300 flavor combinations of margaritas, live music, and pet-friendly dining in an authentic French Quarter-style courtyard.

Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Fri.-Sun.

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Tomatillo's A Mexican Joint Restaurant Review

: Occupying one of the most high-traffic corners between the French Quarter and Faubourg Marigny, Tomatillo's offers diners a lot of options. Sit inside in a softly lit dining room that features a cozy bar, or opt for the well-manicured outdoor patio-courtyard where live music and dancing happens more often than not. Dog lovers frequent this place since it not only allows pets, but encourages patrons to bring them. Add a frozen top-shelf margarita or an icy cold Corona and suddenly the evening is complete. The varied menu allows you to build your own Mexican dinner à la carte, or enjoy some pre-planned main courses. If there is a better grilled fish dish in these parts, we haven’t found it. Or, sit at the outdoor bar and slowly work your way through the appetizer menu, starting with Mexican oysters on the half shell, followed by fresh ceviche and maybe even a Mexican pizza. On Sundays, Latin music enlivens the atmosphere. But you can also watch the big game in high definition on widescreen TVs if you prefer.


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