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Mexicano's

131 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-365 5330
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (113 reviews)
“fried chicken” (47 reviews)
“guac” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
131 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 540 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vibrant atmosphere. Delicious food. We went as a large group which they catered well for :) the corn chips and guacamole is to die for as well as the fried chicken, pork belly, potato skins and tacos. Can’t wait to go back

Thank nurseylu367
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok I’ll be honest , we have dined at this restaurant many times. It’s one of our favourites. But last night was the best experience yet -food wise. The menu has been updated with other options now which is great. We had our usual fried...More

Thank Mikaylaj7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chicken soft taco was very tasty. I sat at the bar because the place was full. The bar staff were friendly and helpful. They made one of the best margaritas I have had. The ingredients were fresh and they use good quality reposado tequila...More

Thank BackPacker573807
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited second time in past few months, nothing changed in food. It is exceptionally awesome as last visit. Must mention don't miss Fried Chicken and Margarita.

Thank MarkThs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I come here a few times a year and it never disappoints! You get excellent flavours the quality of the ingredients is good. We like to order all the different tacos and then chop them in half and share them so you...More

Thank gammon3000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first restaurant we saw walking down Victoria Street. I ordered the potato skins as starter and they were delicious with just a little heat from the jalapeños. For main I had the vegetarian taco which was a little larger than what I...More

Thank nziv2
Reviewed October 6, 2018

I have eaten here more times than I can count. Potato skins and tacos are so delicious and can never say no to a paradiso cocktail or sangria.

1  Thank TravelFoodExplorer
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

What is not to love about this place- the food, the buzz, the frozen margaritas, the service, the location and so on and so on Just don’t go here for an intimate rendezvous lol

1  Thank Romanyred
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I love this restaurant. We usually go there for a drink and tacos. The atmosphere is great and the food is awesome. Their corn chips with guacamole and salsa are really yummy.

Thank Max845
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place! Food was delicious, and staff were nice and friendly. Karan was amazing, he gave us 5 star service and made us feel welcome! Will definitely Be back :)

Thank lilbexz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 5330
  • E-mail
Description
The most vibrant, fun & authentic Mexican in Christchurch! Our culinary team are an experienced and diverse mix of top chefs from around the world
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