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El Mexicano


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


$10 - $22
Mexican, Latin, Central American
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed February 19, 2014

Was super hyped for this place after being in Argentina for 2 months you suffer from a lack of spice!! But honestly if you're craving mexican you should go but it's nothing special. Pros: - Friendly staff - Tasty food Cons: - No spice at...More

Date of visit: February 2014
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Reviewed February 15, 2014

Exelent, the best Mexican Restaurante in Argentina, saids by Mexicans and Tourist from Chile, U;S , Brasilian, Europeans, and Africans . Its very autentical...

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank ponchoarroyo
Reviewed January 19, 2014

It is nice to have a place that serves rice and beans here in Argentina! Unfortunately the service is usually slow, and the orders never come out just right. The enchiladas are incredible--fajitas too, but for the burritos, we ordered their veggie burrito and asked...More

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank 269lilys
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Yes, perhaps the service is a little slow, but at 8.30pm with all tables full, they can be forgiven. Cosy restaurant, friendly staff, generous portions of tasty authentic food, wicked margaritas....loved it.....looking forward to going back.....

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank puddacat
Reviewed December 26, 2013

Definitely not the traditional Mexican food we were hoping for, and the service was horrible. We were disappointed.

Date of visit: December 2013
Thank TiffanyHDenver
Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

Very good service, perfectly mixed mojito, extremely good guacamole and good portiones (ones that I could actually finish without feeling like a stuffed turkey afterwards). Great value for the price!

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Reviewed November 2, 2013

The only thing Mexican about this restaurant is its decor. The food was extremely average without a whiff of heat in any of the dishes we tasted, not even the salsa they warned was "picante". Average food can be forgiven if the staff are attentive...More

Date of visit: November 2013
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Reviewed October 11, 2013

Very good restaurant at just 5 minutes walking from the city center. Dishes were generous, taste was good. But the "frutilla mojitos" and home made margaritas were great! And good value too. We recommand!

Date of visit: September 2013
Thank Tigrou73
Reviewed August 7, 2013

I live half the year in Bariloche. I love many of the restaurants around town, but this spot is a must visit at least 3-4 times a month just for the little reminder of taquerias back home. Granted, it is much different then the food...More

Date of visit: August 2013
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Reviewed May 6, 2013

We visited here after having one to many steak nights (I know I know) The food was solid considering its proximity to Mexico (or lack thereof). Two major faults, there happy hour Cocktails were cheap in every sense of the word... and they served a...More

Date of visit: February 2013
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