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The Mexican

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$$ - $$$
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24-26 Atholl Street, Perth PH1 5NP, Scotland
+44 1738 447878
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Love love love this place Lovely warm atmosphere very relaxed & exotic with warm rich colours with wooden furniture. Staff lovely & insightful food is amazing as is cocktails. Best to book table as can be busy.

Thank Waltzeress
Perth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I've been here several times, and I will continue to visit regularly. The food is always fresh and perfectly cooked, fantastic flavours, with very generous portions. Usually we have just a main course and occasionally some ice cream because the food is very filling, but my bill has never been over about £45 for two of us, including drinks! Some... More 

Thank ksrc101
Paris, France
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with some friend to have dinner. When we came in the restaurant the staff offer us a little frozen margarita and some tortilla chips home made. I had after a chicken quesadillas which was really tasty. My boyfriend and lot of our friend take surf and turf tortilla which was amazing by their opinion. If you are... More 

Thank lr-food
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was here tonight for a meal. Can't fault here at all. The restaurant was really busy, but we still got first class service. The food is amazing. Will definitely be back. Best place in Perth. 5*

Thank Sheree C
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing. Service quick and staff polite and helpful. Can't recommend this place enough. I can't wait to return!

Thank Anastasia M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

We ended up at the Mexican after another place had decided to close early, I'm glad that was the case. The value for money here is really good, you get a lot of food for what you pay for. The food is really tasty and the service was lovely. Everything was brought out fairly quickly and well presented. I would... More 

Thank Antonia D
Westhill, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

This was my first visit to the Mexican after a friend recommended it to me and I was not disappointed, the staff were very welcoming, we had not booked but we were seated straight away. the food was excellent, I had the chicken and chorizo burrito followed by the Key lime pie which did not disappoint either. will be going... More 

Thank tatmandu600
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Third time we have been here and absolutely love it ! Quality 10/10 (everything presented perfectly and cooked to perfection and portions are huge) Value 10/10 ( for everything below just over £70 inc. tip) Well worth a visit to Perth to try... Complimentary frozen tequila shot and home made nachos with Salsa dip..... Starter..... Combo starter Stuffed peppers, coconut... More 

Thank Andy L
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

I read the reviews and decided to come along and give this place a try. My husband wasn't so keen on the idea as we had a bad meal at another (now closed) Mexican place in Perth. We ordered the fajitas one with just the steak and the other with steak and prawns. The towers delivered to the table were... More 

1 Thank ElaineMcDCrieff
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

I have been here about 4/5 time and every time it's been amazing, I'd go as far as saying this is probably my favourite restaurant in Perth, can't wait to go again.

Thank Dave M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 Atholl Street, Perth PH1 5NP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 447878
Previous Dos Amigos owners back with new ideas and dishes in a beautiful new restaurant. Child friendly, closed on monday and tuesday.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?