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34/35 Saddlergate, Derby DE1 3NR, England
01332 342090
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Ranked #213 of 423 Restaurants in Derby
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • Spanish first
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Confusing menu, slow service and microwaved overpriced greasy food, starter of nachos took 30 minutes and arrived cold with straight from the jar salsa,guacamole and sourcream on Doritos....traditional Mexican food this is not, injury to insult was the price of the starter, mains arrived superheated "fresh" from the microwave and swimming in grease and water, tasted old and frozen, overall... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

My wife and I ate at Mexico on Saturday 25 October to get us in the mood for our forthcoming honeymoon, to where else but Mexico (the real one)! Having eaten here myself a number of years ago, I was hopeful that the experience would be as it was back then. Unfortunately this was not to be the case. On... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Chance to catch up with an old friend so booked a table at Mexico. Lovely young lady showed us to our table and was attentive while we ordered drinks and perused the menu. The food was superb throughout (nachos, fajitas, cassoulet); the wine delicious and inexpensive and the ambience just right for a quiet conversation. Excellent value for a lovely... More 

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derby
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My friends & I ate here for a birthday celebration. The service was good, it was early evening & quiet. They had no mojitos available as they had no mint! The food was average, nothing particularly special and nothing better than getting generic Mexican food from any other place! (Fajitas/enchiladas/nachos). The portions were ok but the enchiladas hardly had any... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Lovely ambience and food very nice not pricey and authentic food. We really enjoyed it. Can be quiet during the week but that makes it a great place to catch up with friends

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1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

We chose Mexico for birthday our celebrations. Atmosphere was ok. We enjoyed our starter's. When our mains came the waitresses got a couple mixed up. We were given wrong meals and one meal never arrived. When we complained a man came over. We told him about what had happened. His handling of our complaint was horrendous. He made it all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Had a really nice meal and was impressed with the beer selection. Would definitely come back again for a third visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Below average experience with a sense that they can't be bothered. Service friendly enough. Why use cheap and stale tasting tortilla chips in the nachos. And limited margarita and Mexican beer options. Food really was a bit bland.

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Derbyshire, England
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Had an amazing meal at mexico for my partners birthday everything was perfect from the food to the service and price needless to say we will be returning soon with a few people in tow x

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I went for a meal with my partner and a couple of friends. We all had 2 courses consisting of a starter of queso bueno which is re fried beans with mushrooms and cheese this was very good and full of flavour.My friends shared a nachos and this also was very good. Moving on to the mains,chicken fajitas and enchiladas... More 

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Additional Information about Mexico

Address: 34/35 Saddlergate, Derby DE1 3NR, England
Phone Number: 01332 342090
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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