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254 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 9-280 1487
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12:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were happy to see the innovation in Mexican food in terms of presentation, style and ambience. We had ordered Pumpkin Dip, Guacamole, and Taco Cauliflower with our Sangria Tinta. Quality was good and quantity was a bit disappointing but understandable as this is Bar and focus is on Liquor with some sides to eat. Opportunity is to broaden Mexican... More 

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Thank Mukesh G
Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you're a little shy of bold Mexican flavours, the wonderfully fast service, and incredibly low priced dishes should turn you brave. A regular food joint of mine, I have yet to be disappointed.

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Thank Johanna_VanDeVen
Hamilton, New Zealand
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I come all the time and Mexico never disappoints. The staff always give great service and make amazing margaritas!

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Thank hamiltonfoooodie
Thornton Watlass, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazingly good birthday meal! Ordered so much food ! My partner wasn't keen on the chorizo and cauliflower quesadillas but I took mine home with me because I thought they were so good !! Service was amazing too ! Really happy and will definitely go back ! Our waitress was called Laura I think and she was lovely and made... More 

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Thank Naomi B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I go in a several times every few weeks for lunch or a drink when I'm in town. This restaurant fills a special place in Hamilton, catering for locals and out of towners alike. I've seen families here, groups of girlfriends, couples on dates, work dos and after work drinks (fried chicken and margaritas- amazing! Makes me wish I worked... More 

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Thank Zelko1280
Whakatane, New Zealand
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Really authentic Mexican flavours and cool vibe! Biggest issue is probably understanding the menu - plenty of things I didn't know what they were - but just give it all a go!

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Thank PauletteNZ
Newcastle, Australia
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I love Mexican food but this menu is just too hard! We needed the assistance of the waitress to get our heads around the menu. The staff were very friendly and welcoming which is almost worth overlooking their short comings..... Mostly Tapas style. Not a big selection (which is usually ok with me as it means it is typically made... More 

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Thank auntybarb2015
Kamloops, Canada
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I don't know about you but I'm over tapas! Can you not at least put a few meals on a menu. Far from your traditional Mexican foods, though they recommend the fried chicken I wouldn't choose it- you get over it fast and you can taste the oil they used to fry it over the flavouring of the battering. Blended... More 

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Thank Courtenay F
Hamilton, New Zealand
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Disappointing venue, very dark - couldn't read the menu, tasty food but expensive, too loud. Probably more suited to younger people.

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Thank ssmall2017
Hamilton, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Yet another visit to an old favourite, yet another night of deliciousness! Have been visiting regularly and still can't get enough. Fell in love with their hot sauce which was a cross between hot chilli & smoky barbecue. Absolutely smashing! Ordered a fish taco, a chicken taco & a side of squid! Check out their menu for full description. The... More 

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Thank priyesh111

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 9-280 1487
Description
just opened

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?