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Cafe Mexicana

Carey's Lane, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 6433
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (36 reviews)
“refried beans” (13 reviews)
“churros” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Carey's Lane, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 379 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not only this restaurant holds and award for its cuisine but its also first ever mexican restaurant in ireland so I had to give it a go. I visited this place in the past too but only had desserts from which churros was my favorite....More

Thank me t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to experience mexican food then try here, it is full of tastes and atmosphere of mexico!

Thank kayquinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited here a few times and the restaurant is nicely decorated and cosy however on my last visit it appeared to have lacked something. The dishes we ate were much smaller than on previous visits and were not presented as well. This was...More

Thank carrotplant
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Food is okay but it is served without care on your plate. I rather have less in my plate but with a nicer presentation than something coming out from a canteen.

Thank JulliIceland
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I have never been to Mexico but this is one of the best mexican restaurents I have been to. A small restaurent with a lovely ambience and a funky interior decor. If you are in Cork and looking for a reasonable priced restaurent with a...More

Thank Gourmets_den
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing. The swrvice is great. I love this place. The sauce on nachos with chicken is unique. I love theit chimichangas, too. And my all time favourite would be churros. With that amaaaaazing chocolate sauce. Ask for extra and eat it with...More

Thank ErurainaTheLinguist
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful decor, was excited to eat hear however having been to Mexico several times and lived there, my husband is also Mexican I found the food disappointing. I ordered fajitas and there was more lettuce on the plate than anything. We had to ask for...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Very cozy restaurant with typical Mexican decoration, excellent food, amazing sangria and very helpful staff Recommend for a good mexican meal

Thank Pedro F
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Went here recently and had chicken enchiladas. The food was a little bland without adding the garnishes which came on the table, but was tasty in the end if nothing special! The place is full of character and quite homely and relaxed. Nothing is exceptional...More

1  Thank Roneill1994
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was packed when we arrived and a member of staff said you would call us in 40mins when a table would be available, sure enough she did. We were given free nachos as soon as we got in. Our starts arrived quickly and...More

Thank Davina8Essex
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 100
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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