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Mexi Mama

West Quay, Napier, New Zealand
+64 21 100 5174
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (23 reviews)
“guacamole” (25 reviews)
“black beans” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
West Quay, Napier, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 227 reviews

Reviewed 6 October 2018

Good for a light tasty uncomplicated healthy take away snack. Called ahead then picked up. Order wasn't ready but wasn't too long a wait. Felt that it was a little overpriced for what I got. The serving was too small in my opinion.

Thank WairuaS
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Brought the family in for dinner on a Friday night. Excellent meal well received by the kids and shared a few plates with my wife. One child had the chicken sliders which she loved, the onlt problem was she asked for no sour cream and...More

Thank scottiruss
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Fresh and delicious can best describe eating here. The staff are friendly and attentive, the food is well presented and super tasty. The cocktails are delightful and prices are very reasonable. In all a easy dining choice if you're looking for a Mexican night out

Thank Aratag
Reviewed 18 August 2018

It had efficient service and also a very pleasant front person at the door entry. There's a great selection of cocktails. The tacos were all very tasty but the beef burrito really could be improved. The meat was thinly sliced, a bit tough and in...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Visited for the first time with a friend. Friendly service, well priced, especially on Taco Tuesday. Nice selection of vegetarian options, fresh ingredients and delicious flavours. Wouldn't hesitate to visit again.

Thank Antarisha
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Our family had a very enjoyable dinner with delicious food, and really helpful attentive staff who obviously enjoyed their work. Can’t wait to return and sample some more of the menu!

Thank r0sie222
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

After a long drive to Napier stopped here for lunch. It was Sunday. Disinterested staff turned us away. Apparently the kitchen closed at 2 - but it was only 1.35. In the words of Basil Fawlty did the chef have something terminal? Just not good...More

Thank WayneG273
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I was in town for a weekend and craving Mexican food. For $31 I got a beer, 3 crispy chicken soft tacos, and some chips and guacamole. Great value, especially when the food is so thoughtfully created, beautifully presented, and perfectly delivered. The restaurant has...More

Thank trudijoy
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Visited Mexi Mama for a catch-up with friends and enjoyed our visit overall. As vegetarians local tasty restaurant options can be limited but we had some choices. The tacos were well-presented and very tasty and the burritos were good. The drinks menu wasn't extensive if...More

Thank Gavatron07
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Tossed a coin. Don't hesitate. Just do it. Flavours were spectacular. Every single dish was a taste and sight sensation - three of us shared everything so we got to taste a great variety. Service was amazing - and do have a margarita to set...More

Thank MegG386
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Quay, Napier, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 21 100 5174
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