Second Avenue - Rosa Mexicano

Second Avenue NYC

New York, NY

Rosa Mexicano on Second Avenue

Located in the neighborhood where we opened our first location in 1984, Rosa Mexicano at Second Avenue features the restaurant’s iconic design elements in a variety of seating areas, a lively bar, a private dining space for 30 and ample outdoor seating.

251 East 52nd Street, at 2nd Avenue,
New York, NY 10022


Fresh Take on Mexican

Menus & Margaritas

Begin your meal at Rosa Mexicano with our signature tableside guacamole presentation and our award-winning margaritas.  Our selection of starters includes favorites like Black Bean and Cheese Empanadaas, Chicken Flautas, Quesadillas, as well as a selection of salads and ceviches.  Main course options include Chile Rellenos, Camarones al Mojo de Ajo and Pork Carnitas de Cazuela, in addition to Roasted Chicken, Ribeye and Pork Shank.  Many guests enjoy Rosa’s own Mexican-style grill, Parrilladas, which are served on a sizzling platter with options for 2, 4 or 6 guests to share.  A large selection of tacos and enchiladas add to the menu options.  Save room for dessert with sweet options like Churros, Margarita Lime Tart and Tres Leches.









Private Events at Second Avenue NYC

Memorable Fiestas

Rosa Mexicano on Second Avenue has outstanding private events venues with options for events of all sizes.  Host a show-stopping event in our private dining room with double doors.  Other options include the bar area or a full buy out of the complete space.  With capacities for events from 30 guests to over 150, please inquire today, so we can send an event proposal.

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