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Corto Lima

/ Restaurant, Pub & bar
#3 of 1516 restaurants in Lexington
#5 of 2103 places to eat in Lexington
ClosedOpens at 11:30
$$$$ Average price: $11-30
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101 W Short St, 40507
Lexington, Kentucky, USA
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Enjoy Lexington History Center and come to this restaurant. Mexican cuisine will be what you are offered to taste at Corto Lima. Try perfectly cooked prawns, tamales and steak tacos that are offered at this place. You will be offered such food as good churros, ice cream and fudge, come here and try them. This spot offers delicious strawberry margarita, beer or tequila among its drinks. Take your chance to taste great cortado, latte or juice.

The intimate atmosphere of this restaurant allows guests to relax after a hard working day. The staff is hospitable that's what makes Corto Lima so good. Terrific service is something clients like here. This place offers you dishes at attractive prices. Divine decor is appreciated by guests. This spot was rated on TripAdvisor, it received 5.

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What a great dinner here! It gets busy quickly so get here early. I would suggest two small plates per person. Everything we had was fabulous. Also the house margaritas are very good and genuine-not the lime green ones served at some places. The queso with just fried chips=amazing. We also had the chicken chicharron-probably the favorite dish. Great chicken and not a small portion! We had barrel smoked pork tacos (excellent) and huitlacoche quesadillas. Honestly, I was so full I did not try the quesadillas! Fun, noisy, vibrant place. Would definitely recommend! Pace yourself! Great service too!
I truly wish I could remember the young lady that waited on my friends and I because she was incredible. Since we had never been there before she explained everything on the menu (that wasn't obvious) and offered the suggestion of all ordering different sized dishes and sharing! It was incredible! Huge fan of the tamales, and the dish with fries and cheese (can't remember what it was called). Also the margarita was yummy as always.
I reserved a private room for a dinner for a bachelorette party, and our experience was perfect! Our waiter went above and beyond to make sure that everyone got exactly what they wanted, and the service could not be beat. They were patient and accommodating the whole time, and everything was accurate and as expected. As for the food - delicious! Every bite I tried was incredible, and there were many options no matter what your dietary restrictions. Be sure to try the guacamole, cauliflower tacos, loaded fries, and house margarita. You won't be disappointed.
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101 W Short St, Lexington, Kentucky, USA, 40507
Opening hours
SundaySun 11:30-22:00
MondayMon 11:30-22:00
TuesdayTue Closed
WednesdayWed 11:30-22:00
ThursdayThu 11:30-22:00
FridayFri 11:30-23:00
SaturdaySat 11:30-23:00
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