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The Old Mexican

18A Lower Middle Street, Taunton TA1 1SF, England
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible14%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
18A Lower Middle Street, Taunton TA1 1SF, England
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

Squeezed us in at last minute, as were on the way to Exeter on the m5. Friendly staff, service with good and quick. Explained parts of the menu. Small place, lovely atmosphere, although the party of 8 that were in, were a bit noisy, might...More

Thank Bernadette D
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely evening here. We approached the restaurant with hesitation as we are great lovers of Mexican food and have yet to eat in a good Mexican in the UK but were pleasantly surprised! The food was delicious and the service fantastic. We...More

Thank rebeccafox
Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Arrived Saturday night and was offered a table upstairs or down. We were told downstairs was more buzzy than up. Quite right. Upstairs was empty, not a single diner! Two nice waiters but both were temps and did not know the menu. Ours had no...More

2  Thank Philip D
Reviewed April 30, 2016

This place is brilliant, the food is exactly how you'd imagine Mexican food taste s when you see it in the movies, anyone head out for a meal in Taunton, this is where to go!

Thank HarrieBarrie
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Mexican food is my favourite and the Old Mexican delivers ! Staff are friendly and welcoming and the food is delicious ! My only gripe is that some of the tables seem a bit too close together but apart from that I love this place...More

Thank Rumour999
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Visited The Old Mexican a few months back but have been regulars in the past before we moved away. Love the food here, love the surroundings. You leave feeling stuffed and happy; what more could you want as a diner? Well worth a visit but...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed April 21, 2016

This restaurant used to be one of my favourite sin Taunton and I have been here many, many times. However my last visit with friends a few weeks back turned out to be an absolute disaster!!! We had to wait 15-20 minutes for our drinks...More

1  Thank Hannah S
Reviewed April 15, 2016

Lovely staff....chatty and friendly but not over bearing. Food great and good size portions. Relaxed and happy visit. Starting platters are really good!

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Came for a birthday meal which was a group of 7. Fantastic food, staff could have not been better. Having a shot while wearing a Mexican hat was just a bonus! Highly recommended :)

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Went out for an impromptu date night last night, decided to go here as hadn't been for a fair few years and fancied Mexican food. We read the reviews on here and were a bit dubious but we were pleasantly surprised. Had the con carne...More

Thank Hannah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18A Lower Middle Street, Taunton TA1 1SF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
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Only Mexican retaurant in Taunton now offering a takeaway service
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