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Mexiko Lindo

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Unit 39, Lane 3338 Hongmei Lu | Hongmei Pedestrian Street, Shanghai, China
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+86 21 6465 9336
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Super friendly staff although we occasionally had to flag them down. The classic Margaritas were so delicious I nearly killed myself drinking them. I tried some chocolate coffee spin on it which was absolutely disgusting (coffee, fresh cream and lime don't mix) but the manager took it away and gave us free shots to make up. The food was pretty... More 

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Thank Sarah U
Shanghai, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

I have lived here in Shanghai for 4 years and have been dining at Mexico Lindo. The food is good and the atmosphere is also good. They also have great margaritas. It is a worth a visit.

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Thank badmire
Beijing, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2015

Food was good and staff friendly. Went with a Mexican friend so the staff was really chatting him up. Got the lunch special for 65 rmb includes beer. I thought the food was expensive considering in Beijing the same burrito at some places is 25 rmb. It's OK if you are in the area or laowai road but don't go... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

Great location, friendly waitstaff, amazing portions, priced right, and good texmex food. Yep this place rocks, always have a good time here with friends and family. Must try if in the area

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Thank Mike T
Shanghai
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

First they served the 55RMB half an inch from the line, the Nachos came w everything hot, they had thrown the guacamole, salsa and sour cream under the salamander.... Absolutely the worst time here and the last.......

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Shanghai, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

This is a good and cheap option for families if you want to have dinner outside on sunday, kids under 12 eat for free if together with one adult. Food is average and service nothing special but at least is a cheap option.

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Aachen, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2014

I am here at least once every visit to Shanghai. The American owner is mostly present and a nice dude. TexMex food is very good especially the fresh guacamole, prepared at the table. A real must is the frozen Margarita!

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Thank Herbert85
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2014

Chips with no salsa??? Come on, the Mexicans would have revolted! Anyway, my friends and I went for their Monday night special, and we waited and waited and waited and waited for over an hour for our meals. What's worse is that I had to keep begging for the tortilla chips that are supposed to come free with the meal,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

Happy hour (buy 1 get 1 free) goes until 8pm, then starts the live music. They have the usual Mexican flare on the menu card, we choose the fajita's one beef and one spicy chicken. Both were quite good. The restaurant has a quite familiar feeling to it, many guests seem know each other giving the sense that there are... More 

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

A friend recommended it, I was put off by a September review but was feeling hopeful! We came from Pudong. Chips and 2 kinds of salsa free with refills. We ordered tamales (masa tasted great!) with shredded pork. They were a little dry but we put some of the chunky tomato salsa over them. We ordered chili rellenos but I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 39, Lane 3338 Hongmei Lu | Hongmei Pedestrian Street, Shanghai, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shanghai Region  >  Shanghai>  > Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
  • Neighborhood: Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
  • Phone Number: +86 21 6465 9336
Description
This is an excellent Mexican Restaurant in Shanghai. It is located in a popular expat area of the city.

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Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
West of Shanghai’s better-known business, cultural and entertainment centers, lies an expansive area of residential neighborhoods peppered with lifestyle pockets that have their own unique attractions. The schools have formed pockets of international communities throughout Gubei, Hongqiao and Minhang. Quite a few entertainment and shopping centers have built up over the years to cater to these communities. While living here means you are relatively far away from Shanghai’s usual hot spots, the large parks, spacious homes and proximity to great Japanese and Korean food keep the neighborhoods popular.
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