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Mexican
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Murray Hill
0.9 km from Empire State Building
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Reviewed 22 September 2020

We just had lunch here, and every time we stay in NYC we hit as many Mexican places as we can and Baby Bo's is a new fave! Can't speak much for the decor as it's all about al fresco these days, but here's what...I do know - the owner Bobby is an awesome, fun & friendly guy who treated us great and served up some really deelish food. Their chips & pico de gallo are really fresh, the fajitas (we did 1/2 chicken and steak) were EXCELLENT, the steak was still rare-medium rare and they serve it with a chipotle crema that some of the best we've ever had. I need to steal that recipe. Plus, Bobby makes damn tasty skinny margaritas. We'll be back several times during our 3-4 week stay here!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 5 December 2019

Interesting little Mexican restaurant with quirky decor. Great food, really good Margaritas and efficient and friendly service. Highly recommended

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 17 November 2019 via mobile

The food here is pretty good. The molé had a powerful flavor without being over-bearing. The fried chicken strips starter were Moises inside while nicely crispy in the breading. I really liked the decor, which while a little tight for the space, was interesting and...added to feel of the place.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 8 August 2019 via mobile

Yummy gooey @hole in the wall” Mexican. AMAZING enchiladas and pitchers of margaritas. Good prices. Recommended.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 22 July 2019

I was in New York City for the weekend with my family and we came across this hidden gem I travel to Cancún every year and when I walked in I thought I was back in Cancún the place is so cute full of Mexican...decor with a full bar the place is small and a little bit dark inside but is cozy I didn't want to leave the service and the food were awesome I had the chicken quesadilla and it was delicious my daughter who is extremely picky had the chicken tacos and she loved it I think the prices are reasonable,unfortunately we didn't try any drinks next time we will! I highly recommend this placeMore

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 10 June 2019

Had dinner in here one night and although it was very nice I felt that my dish wasn't as hot (as in temperature - not spice!) as it could have been - I do like my food to be piping hot. I got the chicken...enchilada and my friend got the vegetarian fajitas and she said the same as me - both dishes came out looking very hot but cooled down extremely quickly. The staff were nice but I don't know if I would rush back.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

Had dinner with a fun at Baby Bo’s last night and had a great dinner. Everything is freshly made. The guacamole is creamy and tasty. The steak fajitas are to die for. Must go.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 February 2019

We were staying closeby. Food came quickly and was really really good! We ordered the shrimp burrito and it was outstanding!

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Stopped in around 8pm on a Wednesday night. Was able to get a table for two immediately. Waitress was very and took our drink order. Margarita was very good. I had the chicken mole and it was good. My wife had the steak fajita and...really enjoyed it. Would recommend Baby Bo’sMore

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Just came back from Mex central highland travels. Authentic w/out pretentious cleverness or Tx trickery. Meat or veggie dishes crushed in its transportive powers. Try ur Spanish for dessert.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Baby Bo's Cantina is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5