Mi Mero Mole

(503) 232-8226

5026 SE Division St, Portland, OR | Directions   97206

45.505316 -122.610590

Open Hours

Tue - Thu:5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Fri - Sat:5:00 pm-10:00 pm

 
Mexican, Restaurants  more

Neighborhoods: Mt. Tabor, Southeast Uplift Neighborhood Program

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Mi Mero Mole
Mi Mero Mole
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Mi Mero Mole
Menu
Tacos De “Fritangas”, Empanadas Veracruzanas, Chips & Salsa, Chips & Guacamole, Duros, Mi Mero Margarita, Jamaica Margarita, Tamarind Margarita, Rum & Mexi-Coke, Horchata Borracha... more

Reviews for Mi Mero Mole

One cool thing about the New Food Order is all the words we’re learning. Today’s lesson is “guisado,” which means “stew,” though in the case of this new hot spot on Southeast Division, it’s more like “filling.” The menu on the wall lists dozens of guisados (made with nearly everything, from mushrooms to tongue to pork, of course), ready to fill tacos or burritos or to be served plated with fresh, chewy tortillas and beans on the side. Every day, the chef picks a handful to guisados to make, thus insuring visitors must return several times to get the full experience. You won’t complain.

Mi Mero Mole
Recommends

Borrego ahumado en mole negro. That translates to: I never knew lamb could be like this. Spicy, smoky, bathed in mole. Everything's made en casa, and you'll eat more tacos than you walked in hungry for.

Mi Mero Mole
Recommends

Furthering the guisado cause here in PDX, this busy taqueria specializes in Mexico City-style stewed meat and vegetable-filled tacos, burritos & quesadillas served alongside unique cocktails like the Horchata Borracha and Señor Brown (mescal and apple soda). Excellent house salsas round out a Mexican experience that’s deliciously outside the norm.

Mi Mero Mole
Recommends

Nick Zukin’s Mexico City-inspired eatery boasting homemade tortillas and a rotating selection of traditional stews and stir-fries, is refreshingly casual and bright—with prices that are bound to impress.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

This place is great. Tortillas are hand made when you order (except for the ones they fry for chips). The guacamole is really excellent. Tequila is priced VERY fairly.

The thing to keep in mind is, this isn't an enchiladas-and-nachos kind of place. They make about 5 or 6 different stewed dishes each night, from a huge rotating menu. There is normally beef, chicken, seafood, pork, and a couple of vegetarian options. You just order tacos or burritos made from those 'guisados'. This makes it worthwhile to keep coming back, assuming you like variety.

Doesn't Recommend
2.0
over a year ago

I was so excited to try this place, i love mexican food. But i was disapointed. Everything was bland. When the person i perceived to be the owner or manager asked me how my food was i foolishly thought he wanted feedback. I said my pork was lukewarm almost cold and he basically argued with me. He then said that in Mexico this dish is served at room temperature. In SE Portland too apparently. I like my food hot. Won't be back.

 

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