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Mexican Specialties

) #727 of 2,887 Restaurants in Auckland Region $, Mexican
92 Marua Road | Mt Wellington, 7102, New Zealand
+64 9-580 2497
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“beef tacos” (11 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
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92 Marua Road | Mt Wellington, 7102, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Small cosy eatery & store to buy mexican food stuff like sauces, home made tacos and delicious healthy corn chips, canned products + decorative items..I had the prawn baja taco and the chili hot choc..both were simply amazing..i will definitely go back to try other...More

Thank rage4blade
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Find the antidote to the fashionable and the fleeting right here. Mexican Specialties is that all too rare a restaurant that puts the food ahead of everything else. Don't expect flashy decor and fancy cutlery, you will though find an authenticity that is filled with...More

Thank OnaBreak72
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is a nice little restaurant that serves Mexican food that has been open for ten years. The quality of the food was high: It appears that they have not cut the quality of the meat and other ingredients over the years, but then their...More

Thank Agazo
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This is our local and we love it. It's very casual and laid back. Super kid friendly. Food is simple but really tasty. We love the lime drink they make and all the food.

Thank Tamojacko
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The cheerful, mismatched decor was inviting, but after waiting quite a while for service from the one waitress, we shifted because we were so cold, but to no avail. The kitchen does not have a door so the icy air from there, combined with icy...More

Thank allymac_it
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Always coming here. The best beef tacos!!! Need to come here to try them! Grab a fresh lime juice to go with it and boom! Amazing food.

Thank ColeMoore
Reviewed 5 August 2016

I have eaten here twice now on the recommendations of a friend of mine that is staying nearby. The owners are great very friendly, the food is fantastic. It is a small family owned restaurant so it is best to dine early if possible. In...More

Thank Trish T
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Haven't been here in a while, same look and location, mismatchy, simple furniture, cold open plan with a concrete floor and a few Mexican foody bits and bobs for sale. Salsa is playing but the Mexicans are missing... I'm served by a very charismatic kiwi...More

Thank Monique-of-Auckland
Reviewed 13 January 2016

An oasis of Mexican delights in Auckland! It is a food shop w/ eatery, so to speak. So don't expect too much of an ambiance and decor, but what is missing will be redeemed by the food :-) MANY times over. The beef taco is...More

Thank Uhuru966
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Great little place. Menu is tiny, however the food is always delicious! People tell me the food is authentic, however, I have never been to Mexico so wouldn't know..... What I do know is that I keep coming back here time after time!

Thank Nathan G
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Marua Road | Mt Wellington, 7102, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region
  • Phone Number: +64 9-580 2497
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