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“Waste of time and money”

Mexico Food & Liquor
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Ranked #185 of 982 Restaurants in Wellington
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Reviewed 14 April 2021

food was bad. mine was burnt and dry and my daughter's so dry with almost no filling it was not edible.
the service was even worse. the waiter was rude and brought my daughter's food about 10 minutes after ours, after I had to ask twice and walk to the kitchen. the salad was brought to the table when we were basically finished trying to eat the food. the waiter was more interested in chatting up the people at the next table than actually doing his work. the manager when we paid had no response to when we complained and changed us over $100 for a very bad night out. avoid this place!

Date of visit: April 2021
Thank DeonleRoux
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Reviewed 24 January 2021 via mobile

We visited here June 2020 not long into level 1, I was heavily pregnant, we were out to celebrate my husband’s birthday and we were not allowed a table to ourselves as it is “their policy”. Half of the restaurant was empty tables, which I pointed out and still we were forced to share a table with another couple. You would think post Covid this would not be a policy they would do steadfastly stick to.

Date of visit: June 2020
Thank Gemma B
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Reviewed 14 October 2020

With Wellington on a plate I was quite excited to see Mexico Petone doing a burger.
The evening went well and all the food was flavoursome or though oddly we had to add to our starters as they all came in 3 not 4!

However looking at the menu and being guided by our helpful waiter we all ordered the Wellington on a Plate burger.
Was it flavoursome TES it was but that’s where it ended
The whole burger was very underwhelming and we found ourselves ordering extra sides to complete our meal
Where was the chicken patty it looked like a small bun with a little something between not the large stuffed burger in their add
Sorry it was way below average

Date of visit: October 2020
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1  Thank Alfrado10
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Reviewed 18 July 2020 via mobile

would not recommend, food was good, but upon arrival we had 2 staff members inform us that we had to be out within 2 hours. We booked for a table for 2 and were placed on a table with others. The waitress appeared to be rushing us out as fast as possible. 2nd and last time we will dine here as the staff let the food down.
If you have a 2 hour dine time on a Friday and Saturday nights, maybe you should let customer know when they book, not repeatedly tell them when they enter and when they order. May to feel unwelcome.

Date of visit: July 2020
Thank paynee365
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Reviewed 11 July 2020

Excellent Food, very Authentic, flavors were amazing in the pulled pork soft taco . The Mexician Fried Chicken was delicious, and the Blood orange and ginger Soda was the best mix drink ever.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Thank ThePescuds
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