MoQuila Restaurant and Tequila Bar - Closed

99 SE Mizner Blvd.
Boca Raton, FL 33432
561-394-9990

Details

  • $$, $$$
  • Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • Street Parking, Valet Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
The 200-plus list of rare and hard-to-find tequilas is the main draw at Moquila, where the young and the restless come to drink pitchers of margaritas and make their pitches. Those margaritas are fine, but order them straight up (the ones served on the rocks go watery fast) - you can also order your tequila neat, as a "flight" or by the bottle. And the guacamole, made tableside, is no slouch either. Generally the Mexican specialties at this upscale eatery are quite good: Chicken tortilla soup is rich enough to make a meal, but save room for tostadas of spit-roasted duck, shrimp ceviche, pork tenderloin with salsa verde, and molcajete de carne. The only weak note here appears with the tacos - after several years in business, the homemade tortillas are still too thick and bland. Save your taco cravings for a roadside cart.

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    Moquila Restaurant and Tequila Bar has been undone -- and now redone, to exacting perfection.After opening its doors in 2005, the Mex-chic establishment has changed direction to focus less on the tequila and more on the art of ...

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    Thursday, September 29, 2005 at 4 a.m. by Gail Shepherd

    This place is already dated," my significant other announced as she settled into her hand-hewn wooden chair at MoQuila and lifted artisanal glassware to lips. "In ten years, we'll look back at this and say, "My God, that was so '05....

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