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Cafe Mexicana

Carey's Lane, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 6433
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (37 reviews)
“refried beans” (13 reviews)
“churros” (13 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Carey's Lane, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are going really often there. The food is amazing, affordable prices and the staff is always nice and friendly. Also, the restaurant is great, colourful and different!

Thank Jelena J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing but for European type of Mexican average quality. The staff though is horrible as in this age some people tend to use their phones more. The staff were joking about me and my girlfriend sitting on our phones instead of talking...More

Thank Victor J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with my friend to try this restaurant and see what Mexican food in Ireland is like . Went here since reviews not bad . The waitress was rude when tried to ask her a question. Then we order and the meat was to...More

Thank 196YellowRose
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice tasty food and a good selection of fare included in the menu, service was friendly and portions were of a good size but the restaurant is small and the space afforded each table can be more than a little cramped. The service was friendly...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great great food, authentic and delicious, service was great also friendly and patient. Very relaxing atmosphere, super warm surroundings, had Doritos, prawns, shared started and everything was really good, looking forward to our next visit al ready 😄

Thank 2ger
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Food was just delicious! Portion sizes are very decent - got a combo platter for 2 people which was great as it meant you could try 3 different things on the menu. Each dish was so unique in flavour. Nice, cosy atmosphere and colourful, traditional...More

Thank Jen R
Reviewed 3 November 2017

You can have a quick nacho snack or a full feast here. Individual style and friendly service. They need to update some of the table mats and glassware though. Would look forward to another meal here next time we are in Cork.

Thank r0b423
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Always a favorite of ours when in Cork for a casual tasty meal. First time visiting with young kids and they couldn't have been more friendly.

Thank mikesub3
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I tried Cafe Mexicana just by chance and was charmed by this quirky place and great churros. I was wow I wonder how the food taste. When my Canadian and English friends came over I offer to take them to this Mexican place I discovered...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Visited here recently while on a weekend break in Cork. Loved everything about this restaurant. It's small and cosy and the atmosphere is lovely. It has a real authentic Mexican feel to it. The staff were lovely, the food is delicious and extremely tasty. Went...More

Thank Clare G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carey's Lane, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 21 427 6433
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