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Cafe Mexico

) #207 of 919 Restaurants in Victoria ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican
1425 Store St | Market Square, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3C6, Canada
+1 778-265-7880
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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1425 Store St | Market Square, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3C6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I recently dined again at the historic Cafe Mexico in Victoria. Having grown up on Vancouver Island and lived most of my life in Victoria, I have been going to Cafe Mexico for about 30 years now. I can honestly say I have never had...More

Thank Mr_Jones2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mexican is by far our favorite cuisine, so we have tried every mexican restaurant we have come across. We were really disappointed with the food here. The margaritas were amazing (but expensive), and the melted cheese appy we had was awesome. However the main courses...More

1  Thank Dean B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was hot and tasted amazing, prices on point and the server was cheerful but not fake or dismissive. We had an amazing time especially with the wonderful margaritas :) we will be back !

Thank westcoastergirl11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best part of Cafe Mexico is the mezcal selection. The attitude to mezcal is definitely changing and it was great to be in a restaurant that is celebrating it. We were given the option of sitting at the bar which was great since we...More

Thank JodHami
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was excellent - turned up with family of 6 all hungry - they jumped to getting starters - mains were all very good - chimichangas were excellent Guacamole was all fresh

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only trouble I had here was picking just one lunch! The food is amazing, menu selection is fantastic, atmosphere and location are great and prices are good! Would definitely go back if in Victoria again!

Thank ChoicesAddUp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in the area, but had never been to the restaurant before, so we were excited to try it. The service was good and she was helpful with our drink selections. We order 2 full sized meals, but when they arrived we were disappointed...More

1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best aspect is the location with views towards both Market Square and the Johnston Street (blue) bridge. Inside is bright, fresh, and modern. Staff are friendly and efficient. Unfortunately we found our burritos rather ordinary. The tortilla for mine was doughy (stodgy) and chewy...More

2  Thank Helen R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated with a view of the entrance to the kitchen where I watching a prep cook or chef? do some very unhygienic things. I won't go into detail but essentially he was touching his face and then food and dishes.. needless to say...More

2  Thank jessicataylor28
Keegan C, Manager at Cafe Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Jessica My apologies for this, it is a rare occurrence and one that is now very damaging. I would like to investigate this further if you could send me a private message with more details so I can rectify this issue immediately. Again...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Three of us had lunch and hall were very happy with the choices each made. House made corn chips to tease while we had a tequila based cocktail - very good drinks! The food was very hot and made to order. Ambiance also very enjoyable....More

Thank J Wines H
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19 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Shawn S | Property representative |
Thank you. We take reservations for groups over 8. Everything else is first come, first serve. Our phone number is 7782657880
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1425 Store St | Market Square, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3C6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 778-265-7880
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