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El Publico

511 Beaufort St, Highgate, Vincent, Western Australia 6003, Australia
+61 418 187 708
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (8 reviews)
“street corn” (6 reviews)
“mexican food” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
511 Beaufort St, Highgate, Vincent, Western Australia 6003, Australia
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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious array of Mexican n South American flavours. Star of the night was the shared grill platter. Great concept and very friendly atmosphere

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My friend and I visited El Publico last Sunday for an unplanned early dinner and let me just say, it was amazing! The service, food and atmosphere-absolutely amazing! First of all we received a very warm welcome on arrival, the food was explained to us...More

Thank Katarina Z
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Why eat Mexican in Perth? Because actually, it really suits the climate! We had only ever had a"tex mex" experience before being introduced to this place by real Perth officionado hipsters, one of whom "is" Mexican and boy did we see why here. We took...More

Thank BorehamCarter
Reviewed 23 April 2017

After an initial mix up with bookings, which was promptly followed up by the genuine and professional manager Gianni, dinner was fun with great food, good service and lively atmosphere.

Thank BornInScotland
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This restaurant has got the drink menu down pat, we started with chili and salt rimmed mango Rita’s and I finished with a Tommys margarita and hubby had a Negra Modelo beer all were excellent. The food was a bit hit and miss, the first...More

Thank Luvmyholidays9
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a great place to get authentic Mexican in Perth. Not sure what it was but there was a plate of meat that was to die for! The drinks are great. The prices are ok. The staff are good.

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Mexican cuisine is mismatch of indigenous Mesoamerican cooking with Spanish elements added in the 16th century (Highbrow). Mexican food is a mismatch of tomato paste, cheese, those round bready things, and beans. (Lowbrow). I do have a fondness for Mex food of old, bathing everything...More

Thank Anthony_Perth666
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on a busy Saturday night. Staff were really welcoming and happy to help us find a table that we liked. The room is not fancy but there are some nice Mexican design touches, with the highlight being the red neon donkey above...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals I have ever had in a restaurant. All the food was fresh, tasty, spicy and interesting We had the cauliflower frita, chilli popcorn, beef mogo mogo, fried chicken and abodo pork - sublime! The margaritas were interesting and tasty -...More

Thank dax a
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

A friendly waiter seemed a little frantic but did an exceptional job regardless. The food was great... unreal selection of tequila. Fun.

Thank M S
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Raj D
Do you allow dogs out the front?
7 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Beaufort St, Highgate, Vincent, Western Australia 6003, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Vincent  >  Highgate
  • Phone Number: +61 418 187 708
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