We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Mexican

) #1,827 of 2,128 Restaurants in Warsaw $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin
ul. Podwale 29, Warsaw, Poland
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good22%
  • Average24%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
“spicy food” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
ul. Podwale 29, Warsaw, Poland
Neighbourhood: Stare Miasto
Write a Review
Reviews (155)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Mexican has two locations. We visited the one that is close to the Barbican (Podwale 29). We came for dinner on a Friday evening looking for spicy food. The restaurant had live music. The atmosphere was nice. We ordered different dishes and drinks. Everything...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a table reserved a table, but somehow they manage to give that away to someone else - so we had to wait for our 8 o clock table.. The place was packed with people and it got very very hot in there. Everybody...More

Thank Kay E
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I did not know than mexican people eat only frozen and microwaved food which has been frozen for a year. If that is the case, you will get an authentic experience in this place.

Thank Lasse R
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Restaurant itself seems in a bit of an odd place (down a lane and then downstairs in a kind of basement area). The waiter we had was very friendly and cheery he definetly added 2 our experience. The food was pretty good but they brought...More

Thank Suzi R
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Nice decoration but the food was far from real Mexican food. Quesadillas were fine, although the salsa sauce was not spicy at all. Worst tacos ever, completely dry. Pork meat was awful. Don't even think about trying the Margarita cocktails - way too sweet, we...More

Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We went there by mistake cause we were looking for somewhere to eat ! We had 6 dishes 1 of them was good the other 5 was terrible ... staff was very rude they doing things on purpose to make us leave the restaurant and...More

Thank giannis f
Reviewed 20 January 2017

OK the serving staff are satisfactory, but the food was OK and the prices fair. We had the fajitas and the steak and it was served quickly...might have been a little hotter but nothing to worry about, well located right opposite the Barbican.

Thank Manc-Holidays
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We ordered some food and drinks on a Saturday night.The quality of food was average but the drinks were damn good.Staff is friendly.

Thank arun j
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I haven't had such a bad experience with a waitstaff in a very long time. The waiting time was very long (and there were not that many people), we were not told that the credit card terminal is not working and they are taking only...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This was my worst Mexican food experience in a while. Their "nachos" consist of store-bought tortilla chips and brown guacamole. Could not make an enchilada without beans. Food was very obviously frozen.

Thank Christina M
Nearby Restaurants
Same Krafty
221 reviews
.09 km away
To Lubie
419 reviews
.07 km away
Podwale Kompania Piwna
1,755 reviews
.06 km away
Gospoda Kwiaty Polskie
350 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Town
8,041 reviews
.29 km away
Old Town Market Square
3,102 reviews
.20 km away
Monument to the Warsaw Uprising Fighters
1,043 reviews
.29 km away
Statue of the Little Insurgent
391 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Mexican staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Podwale 29, Warsaw, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Central Poland  >  Mazovia Province  >  Warsaw>  > Stare Miasto
  • Neighbourhood: Stare Miasto
  • E-mail