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El Mexicano

Spitalgasse 26, Bern 3011, Switzerland
+41(0)31 3113220
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Ranked #247 of 376 Restaurants in Bern
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 5, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews 76 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had nice enough food.Nice service and helpful staff.Amount of salsa,and other sauces was very little in portion.Otherwise food was nice enough.

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Bern, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Those are my impression of the El Mexicano. I'm no latino but i do love Mexican food. But sadly this Mexican resto cant full fill my expectation. Food is okay, not wow and furthermore staffs were bit unfriendly. Maybe was not my lucky day

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Cupertino, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I ate twice at El Mexicano. The fajitas were good. Second time I order nachos and chile con carne; below average! The service was excellent. Good atmosphere.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012 via mobile

This is a very ordinary Mexican. Atmosphere inside is good, with live music on the Friday night. But the food and service are severe let-downs. Shared nacho starters were ok - although their saltiness aroused suspicions of them being emptied from a packet. Fajitas were desperately disappointing - cold tortillas, bland sides, no cheese. Very underwhelming, especially compared to the... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

Enchiladas verdura supposed to be with vegetables was filled with potatoes instead. Meat of very low quality. Overall a very bad culinary experience, far from what we would call decent food.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

Went their for a birthday party. Restaurant has a great atmosphere with traditional live Mexican music on weekends. The singers stand in one place all night, which happened to be near our table and it was very loud which made talking very difficult. Would be nice if they move around. The menu has a very wide choice of items. The... More

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