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Villa Mexico Café

Restaurants, Mexican Downtown
Recommended
4 out of 5 stars
Villa Mexico Café
Photograph: Aram Boghosian Villa Mexico Café

Time Out says

4 out of 5 stars

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Some of the city’s best Mexican food was once served out of a Beacon Hill gas station. Julie King, or “Momma King,” gained a huge cult following for her tamales, flautas and especially her grilled burritos. After the gas station closed in 2013, King secured a permanent space downtown from which to care for her devotees. No fish tacos or other Americanized dishes here, just the classics, all prepared in traditional Mexican fashion and made to order.

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Address: 121 Water St
Boston

Cross street: between Broad and Batterymarch Sts
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Opening hours: Mon-Fri 7am-7pm
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