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joe penas

#2,563 of 5,289 Restaurants in Milan
#2,858 of 5,770 Places to Eat in Milan
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Mexican
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Via Savona, 17, 20144 Milan, Italy
02 58110820
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 30
    Excellent
  • 67
    Very good
  • 66
    Average
  • 38
    Poor
  • 23
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Festive and Fun, but...

We've eaten at this place several times, having first been introduced when we arrived here a few years ago. It's a great way to get non italian food, but it's much better to go with Italians (as many restos are in Italy). The food and service here are generally both mediocre at best, but... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2014
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Milan, Italy
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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

The restaurant is just close to Porta Genova Metro stop, a bit out of the beaten truck but close to Milan Night Area. Ownership has changed in 2015 and since the restaurant is getting better and better. The food is delicious, not easy to find such a Mexican restaurant in Milan and in Italy, and cocktails are even better. The... More 

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Milan, Italy
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We've eaten at this place several times, having first been introduced when we arrived here a few years ago. It's a great way to get non italian food, but it's much better to go with Italians (as many restos are in Italy). The food and service here are generally both mediocre at best, but generally when you are with Italians... More 

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Milan, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The atmosphere is friendly but the food is mediocre. It's also very noisy when all tables booked. Would recommend just for drinks.

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London, United Kingdom
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202 reviews 202 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The place is located just behind porta Genova station, it is easily reachable. The food is decent. The cocktails and the Margarida especially are fantastic. If you don't fancy having dinner, you should sit at the bar and order a Margarida. It is really worth it!

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Milano, Italia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

We booked a table for four...after 10 min hezitation we got a table.The atmosphere was quite fine, typical mexican, dishes ok, had much better though, no value for the money you pay - starters 10-15 euro, main dishes and fajitas 15 -20 euro. Wine 20 - 35 euro. Service was slow, not attentive, and they will cheat you if there... More 

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Parma, Italy
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80 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Had Mexican with four friends, good cocktails and fajitas were tasty, closed I had in Italy to Mexican. Great price and will return.

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Milan, Lombardia, Italy
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104 reviews 104 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We went here for tea and it was delicious. The staff were friendly and all had great service. My partner and I had the mixed taco plate which was a big serve both feeling very full afterwards. It is a little bit pricey being 16.50 euros each plus drinks but was worth it. Overall was great night out and looking... More 

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Milan, Italy
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10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

A little bit expensive, but the food is quiet good and A LOT of it, and drinks also very tasty. I've been here the first time about 15 years ago, and it's always a good place to go for mexican food

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Milan, Italy
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

More of a bar than a restaurant in my opinion, as the restaurant doesn't deserve a rating. High prices. Good for people who don't know Mexican food, otherwise you'd never come back.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Excellent food in a lively restaurant. Good quality and friendly sevice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Savona, 17, 20144 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: 02 58110820

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 39
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am

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