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Tequila Mockingbird


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


$5 - $46
Mexican, Latin, South American
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Six friends at table for dinner Seven courses with wine from the Barossa Valley Wine expert talked us through the wines Food was excellent and was complemented by the the wine We had a fun night Would do the degustation menu again Highly recommendedMore

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Phe A
Leonie B, Manager at Tequila Mockingbird, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Phe, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave an amazing review, we're very pleased to hear you enjoyed our Henschke wine dinner, i'll be sure to pass your wonderful comments on to the team. You can keep up to date with upcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

(4.5 stars) It’s hard to know where to begin with Tequila Mockingbird, because this spot does a lot of things well. The restaurant is named, not for the fabulous figurine Maxwell Smart and Agent 99 set off to Mexico to recover, but, in an apparent...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 8, 2019

This is fast becoming our "go to" place in Paddo if we're heading to see comedy at the Fox entertainment quarter. Last night was our 3rd visit and yet again we had a lovely meal. The wait staff are really nice, professional, friendly, efficient and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Leonie B, Manager at Tequila Mockingbird, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

Hi Vidmar, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review. We'll be sure to pass on your wonderful comments to the team. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

Fabulous evening, staff were absolutely amazing Great ambience, able to talk and more importantly hear each other Loved the new menu The crispy cauliflower tacos 🌮 were delicious and I’m a carnivore Reasonably priced Will be back soon

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Phe A
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

I’ve now visited three times just to check there was no anomaly, this is a beautiful restaurant. I can’t get over the flavour packed into each dish, it’s exciting, fresh, punchy and doesn’t hold back. Not to mention the best margaritas I’ve ever had and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Lunch on Sunday with pescatarians and myself with wheat and dairy allergies. Nothing was a problem...all the shared dishes we had were interesting, varied and innovative...and tasty! Service was excellent. Can't wait to return.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SAgr8
Reviewed March 10, 2019

We did the tasting menu and asked for wine pairings after trying their recommended daily margarita. The margarita was excellent - a nice kick to it from jalapeno juice. The tasting menu is 3 raws, 2 from the middle and 1 from the flame. Every...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

Nice place, nice atmosphere, excellent quality food, service was a little sketchy but staff tried to make up for any mistake in a friendly professional way.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alice D
Reviewed January 27, 2019

We loved this place, great South American vibe and great food and drinks. Service was excellent and they cater for Gluten Free no problem at all. We’re going back on Friday night, can’t wait!

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I rarely get a night out alone without our children; Tequila Mockingbird seemed like the perfect choice. The ambiance is romantic while perfectly contrasted by the Latin music playing in the background. We came in expecting a relaxing experience and the only...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Leonie B, Manager at Tequila Mockingbird, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2019

Hi Stacy, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We're deeply disappointed to hear that you felt the service impeded your experience with us. We take great pride in the service we offer and will be sure to investigate your experience further to...More

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Paddington showcases streets lined with restored
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features, like high ceilings and cast-iron balconies.
It is home to some of Sydney’s most prestigious art
galleries, including the Wagner Art Gallery and the
Butler Good Gallery, as well as the tourist
attraction, Paddington Markets, located in the grounds
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Jennifer C
March 30, 2019|
Response from Leonie B | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, Thanks for your enquiry, we are fully licensed and do not accept BYO. We have an extensive wine list of 80+ wines so plenty to choose from. Hope to welcome you soon!
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