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4 The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-489 6781
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“fried chicken” (13 reviews)
“tacos” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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4 The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’m sorry but saying that the price of avocados is too high is no excuse not to stock the Mexican staple food of guacamole. Every business has to suffer high prices of ingredients at certain times - it’s called running a business. Would I expect...More

Thank bellevue12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eight of us went to Mexico in Takapuna for lunch. Central location, near the beach. I had the lunch special for $20 which comprised several small dishes. Not a huge amount of food for that price although it did also include a soda. The service...More

Thank wendy1103
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Mexico in Takapuna on a number of occasions, and generally felt it was average but ok. We met friends today for lunch. The 15% surcharge was well advertised, but there was certainly no 15% lift in service. We sat for 20 minutes...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family plus some of their friends for a birthday .great kids menu.also on Sunday a child can eat free with adult. Such good value for a nice meal out

Thank kyliemsmith86
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

On a date (2 people) we arrived 8:30pm, there was a queue of people lined up waiting to pay. Also a queue of people waiting to enter. I asked the bar girl who to speak to about seating and she said without a smile and...More

1  Thank chadnz
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Not worth it. You get hardly anything for the price you pay. Our host was amazing and so friendly but the food was underwhelming.

Thank mackenzienielsen
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Sign up for an I love Mexico card - it only requires an email address and you get a free snack per person every time you go! Guac is amazing, as is the grilled corn snack thing. Food is always good but service can be...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I loved the food here and it seems well priced but really it’s quite expensive as the portions are all small so you need several dishes. The drinks are also great but the tumblers for the margaritas are tiny and $20, you only get two...More

Thank Bianca H
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Had the $35 set menu which to be honest was super standard and felt a bit cheap. The worst part though was paying $10 for one ordinary sized bottle of cider which didn’t even come in a glass.

Thank Lucy R
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I tried to make a booking for 14 people for Saturday night for my daughters birthday. Sadly, after me contacting them 4 times they got it wrong - and did not have a table for us and we had to go elsewhere! I had phoned...More

Thank Karen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: +64 9-489 6781
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