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The Mexican Rotorua - CLOSED

1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
25 Oct 2014
“Tasty and flavorful!”
29 Sep 2013
“decent food.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 April 2012

We took a bunch of kids here and the food was lost on them, but there were a bunch of parents too, and it wasn't lost on us! Great food, way better than it looks, and good margaritas helped ease the end of day, a...More

Thank lovethejetfuel
Reviewed 22 April 2012

Great food, good service and friendly staff. What more can one say? A perfect place to met up with friends or to take the kids for a yummy meal.

Thank nzangie
Reviewed 8 April 2012

I had Tortilla soup here and I loved it. for the price (9.5NZD) it was a good amount and quality of food. will definitely come back and try new things. they had some very weird and interesting combinations on their menu.

Thank Ehsan V
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Fantastic Margaritas and Mexican food. I'm from San Diego so I know of which I speak. Cool decor and great service.

Thank JBirdTravels
Reviewed 27 March 2012

The margaritas are superb!! Never would have expected that. Made from scratch. Guacamole was fresh mashed to order. Prawn tacos were fantastic. I recommend this to all who know and appreciate great Mexican cuisine.

Thank Leendar
Reviewed 16 March 2012

This is our 2nd visit to this small restaurant. Our family loves Mexican food, & I cook a lot of it at home, so I'm fussy when eating it out. The Mexican does a superb job - both times we've walked away very full &...More

Thank 2shopaholics
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Went with wife, 1yo and 3yo. Kids nacho with homemade tortilla chips, black bean, cheese and dour cream was excellent. Chili beer was great, some reviews said very spicy bu i say "medium" spicy beer. Strawberry daiquiri not great, possibly packet mix.. Chili rellenos were...More

Thank nzregs
Reviewed 22 December 2011

We visited The Meixican for dinner in Rotorua. The food was good and pretty authentic and reasonably priced. Service was very good, with friendly, knowledgable staff. Our only complaint would be that the food want quite spicy enough for our palete, despite us ordering it...More

Thank Chrissy O
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Based on recommendations from the Regent hotel, we walked across the road to the Mexican Rotorua. Run by an American, the food was among some of the best Mexican that we had tasted in a long time. Everything was home-made including the corn chips, taco...More

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  • Address: 1176 Pukaki Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
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