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6 Station Square | Petts Wood, Orpington BR5 1NA, England
1689836655
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10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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orpington
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place to go with family or friends. Has a bubbly atmosphere serving nice cocktails and reasonably priced food. When you book tell them if you're celebrating a special occasion and they will get the sombrero out and sing!

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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent traditional Mexican restaurant wich serves a good range of dishes. Nice atmosphere, really good and friendly service...we will definitely be going back soon.

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Thank Liviettas
London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated a birthday and took the whole family there. Had the most amazing lamb cutlets and all the food was really good. We were given sombreros and took some unforgettable shots. Then the cake with the candles was brought in with music and fun. Great experience!

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Thank Desi L
Orpington, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and some friends went here for cocktails. Instead of explaining the deal we wanted for 'buy one cocktail and get one free cocktail' they rudely stared and mumbled that we had to pay full price for both because what we wanted to eat didn't justify the free cocktail. We felt they would go and talk about us and rush... More 

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Thank ITyner
England
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I really love this Mexican restaurant the food is GREAT and the waitress awesome!!! I really love there coctails and they have some really good seafood !!!

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Thank afroditiknr
London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and food , very good for parties , not been for a while as it got a bit familiar. Need more cheese with the fajitas

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Thank Colin L
London, England, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Took my 4 kids & wife there 6pm today. Meatballs were great (I have searched for the world's greatest meatballs & these were up there! I do pretty good ones myself). Ribs, fajitas & desserts well made & promptly served. If only they could have made my kids behave at the table.... ;)

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Thank AndrewO416
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent traditional Mexican restaurant wich serves a good range of dishes. Good atmosphere and frendly staff. Worth a visit if your in the area.

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Thank Petya T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Very clean place. Friendly atmosphere and nice people. The food was great. It's a must visit place. We will visit again and again.

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Thank Milen A
orpington
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We came here because my wife wanted to go to a Mexican for her birthday.We got drinks straight away and ordered our meal(sirloin steak with crunchy onions on top) we both had the same. The food comes out on a wooden board which I feel is not very hygienic,the steak was very grisly.At the end I asked for my bill... More 

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Thank Mickchristine_13
Atanaska B, Owner at Desperados, responded to this review

Hi there, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your evening with us. Had we known it is a birthday meal, we would have played our special b'day song and a cake. I have followed up your comments and found out that the bill of £75 included the following: - salsa dip starter on the house; -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $14
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Station Square | Petts Wood, Orpington BR5 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Orpington
  • Phone Number: 1689836655
Description
Traditional Mexican food - nachos, Bravas, burritos and enchaladas. Delicious cocktails!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?