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Wahaca Covent Garden

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#826 of 19,155 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$9 - $19
CUISINES
Mexican
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Wahaca for the first time. Was interested in the range of food they did, and even with my allergies there was nice selection. Food was so so good, one of the best meals Ive had this year. Had the Spicy Chicken Burrito and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank George B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service excellent. Margaritas ordinary. Nachos good Enchiladas v good Tequila excellent Value for money v good

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank geordiesdownsouth
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location although you have to go downstairs. No phone reception!! Food is good with an open kitchen including the fridge. Helpful staff and comfortable seating. Toilets are very clean too

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Fabianweeks
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first visit to Wahacas. I went with my sister, brother in law and niece for whom it is a favourite. The food is delicious - we had the street food/tapas. I have an allergy and we [the adults] were sharing dishes so...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Louise B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met a few work friends here on a friday night. there was 10 of us and we booked ahead. We all had a great meal. I had lots of the samller plates and really enjoyed the food. Great restaurant for great meeting friends for a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank SamanthaW2174
WahacaCoventGarden, Manager at Wahaca Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Michaeli, WOW .... thank you so much for your amazing review. Every team member went over the moon reading it. It's always great when someone tells us they loved the food, and their experience at Covent Garden. Hope you decide to visit again soon!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Got there and ordered drinks and starters and main meals for group of 5. my main came out before starter and was almost cold. then other mains started to come out one at a time, none of them together and still no starter. called the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Dawn M
WahacaCoventGarden, Manager at Wahaca Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Dawn, Thanks in advance for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit. We are really sorry to hear that your experience was not what you expected. Please if you can drop as an email on coventgarden@wahaca.co.uk as is really important...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seated quickly and served promptly and waiter was excellent. Food was quick, hot and tasty. Really good and would recommend.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Tcej111
WahacaCoventGarden, Manager at Wahaca Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a pleasure it is to read such an enthusiastic review. Thank you for this, Tcej111. I shall pass your comments to the Team. We love the fact you enjoy the food and service in our buzzing restaurant!!! Hope you decide to visit again soon!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for lunch hot and tired from walking around London - and looking forward to a margarita but it was packed and they were understaffed so we were sat in a row of people also waiting for menus and drinks. A child was screaming...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank DeganWalters
WahacaCoventGarden, Manager at Wahaca Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Degan Walters, Thanks in advance for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit. We are really sorry to hear that your experience was not what you expected. Please if you can drop as an email on coventgarden@wahaca.co.uk as is really...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from Los Angeles and have Mexican restaurants everywhere, but this is one of the best tasting Mexican food I have ever had. The food is fresh and well seasoned with lots of options. We went around 7:00 pm after a Sunday matinee and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Kerrymh2017
WahacaCoventGarden, Manager at Wahaca Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a pleasure it is to read such an enthusiastic review. Thank you for this, Kerry. I shall pass your comments to our team here, who will love the fact you enjoy our amazing food. Hope you decide to visit again soon! Please say hello...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an outstanding meal. Varied, fresh, exciting. We enjoyed every second of it. Super pleasant staff too.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 688urik
WahacaCoventGarden, Manager at Wahaca Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI 688urik, Thank you so much for taking your time to write such a wonderful review and for the 5 stars gift. We are very pleased to hear that you and you enjoyed the experience at Wahaca Covent Garden. We look forward for seeing you...More

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JeanHardwick
March 10, 2018|
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Response from WahacaCoventGarden | Property representative |
Hi Jean, Yes there is a lift.
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Soumya A
May 18, 2017|
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Response from SirMRH | Reviewed this property |
Yes lots of vegetarian options . My daughter's friend a vegetarian and she loves it !
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lynda v
April 15, 2017|
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Response from WahacaHQ | Property representative |
Hi Lynda - definitely! You can see our gluten advice menu on our website, and our team can advise on lactose on the day. Often this just requires removing a cheese or crema garnish. Hope we'll see you soon.
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