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Fonda Mexican

248 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9429 0085
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (17 reviews)
“burrito” (23 reviews)
“corns” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
248 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food just not great nothing bad just hit and miss a little but hey thats anywhere right? We have been many times with both work and friends and will be back. Al about the salad with jalapeños....

Thank SimonPratt
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Really fresh Mexican food in a funky environment. At about $7 per taco prices are getting a little up there but you don't mind considering how good the food is. Plenty of gluten free options which was handy too. We'll be back.

Thank Glutenfreefeedz
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My partner and I visited here on a Wednesday night and it was super quiet when we arrived but started to pick up later on in the evening. Great layout and very inviting. Staff were extremely friendly and food was delivered within reasonable time. We...More

Thank ABarrra
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Busy bar atmosphere on a Sat night. Couldn't hear my partner over the loud music. The food was tasty - but not hot? Like it had been sitting for a while before being served. Enjoyed the fish tacos and the tortilla chips with salsa and...More

Thank Min90
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Staff were lovely and more than happy to talk about the food and give their recommendations. The beef burrito was to die for. Absolutely delicious little restaurant.

Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Such a cool place to go for lunch with friends- had heaps of fun at Fonda- casual dining - build your own Mexican attempt- tasty, fun dining....

Thank deejh76
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We arrived for dinner and greeted at the door by a very unhappy member of staff . We waited 45 min for a table so ordered drinks . 1 small margarita , 1 soda water , 1 vodka soda and one liche margarita cost over...More

1  Thank VillaMargarita
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

If you want chilli con carne or nachos, two staples that you find in most Mexican restaurants don't go here. My friend was told when he asked if they had these two items on the menu was told those two items were not considered healthy...More

Thank Gemma R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Has management changed? We used to come here every week and was always greeted with a warm welcome and an explanation on how they run things ie going up to counter to order....there was none of that this time. Chicken salad was lackluster. We love...More

Thank Planetwalker77
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Menu well explained to first timers on arrival including guidance on portion sizes. Even tho busy food arrived soon & waitstaff would patiently explain food. Good range of drinks Mexican classics as well as good range of Aust wines. Prices reasonable unless you hungry and...More

Thank Fra P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9429 0085
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