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Viva La Mexicana

149 East Street | Bedminster, Bristol BS3 4EJ, England
+44 117 963 2666
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“enchiladas” (17 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
149 East Street | Bedminster, Bristol BS3 4EJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place to eat and family friendly. Food is fulfilling and the staff are lovely. Really enjoyed the drinks and dessert in particular.

Thank TinyPixelPixie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a Saturday evening and enjoyed great food and superb margaritas; it's all proper Mexican food rather than the more common tex-mex style of Mexican cooking and it was was delicious. It was a little quiet for a Saturday evening but that didn't...More

Thank Tom N
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal there this evening, everything was great value, fresh and delicious. We ate from the street food menu as we were in a rush to go to a comedy show, and the staff were attentive - couldn’t fault them. The refried...More

Thank mcj58
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I booked viva la Mexicana for a surprise 30th birthday party. Had never been there before and couldn't have been more happy with my choice. Peter and his team are brilliant so welcoming and helpful. There ordering system for large groups is amazing! There were...More

Thank gemma_shrp
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Have been a couple of times and always felt welcomed and looked after. Food is excellent and the Mexican beers very tasty. It's like visiting a friend's house for food. Such a little gem in East Street.

Thank timskeltonuk
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Me and my partner go here whenever we have a special occasion. It is our favourite place and we have been so many times. I always get the enchiladas which are amazing and my partner always has the emoladas, which is also amazing. The nachos...More

1  Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Having visited a couple of times now, it’s my go to place for Mexican food in Bristol. Great food, friendly, helpful staff, cosy atmosphere, and great margaritas. Reasonably priced to boot. Perfect place to spend quality time with friends and family.

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We always enjoy our visits to this quirky little restaurant. The food is fresh, delicious and has just the right amount of heat. The staff and owner are kind, welcoming and always go the extra mile for you. Do not expect high-street chain fake tex-mex...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Lovely little restaurant/ cafe with staff who cannot do enough for you. Delicious food- and they even adapted one of their dishes to make it gluten free for me.

Thank 136HelenB
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Wonderful tasty food, friendly people and first time we had tasted Mexican wine which was lovely. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Carol T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 East Street | Bedminster, Bristol BS3 4EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 963 2666
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Family run restaurant serving Authentic Mexican food; selection of Mexican wines, lagers, cocktails, Jarritos sodas, as well as some international brands. Spanish and English spoken.
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