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“Mexican Kiwi”
Review of Caliente - CLOSED

Caliente
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed May 8, 2013

Pretty standard Mexican cooked by backpackers. Food got on the table quickly, which was a boon with kids. Not worth a detour.

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Reviewed May 5, 2013

12 of us had lunch (preordered) the other day at Caliente. Everyone raved about our meals. They were so busy however service was friendly and our orders arrived about 20 mins after we'd been seated. We all had a mix of pulled pork burritos, flautas, shrimp tacos, fish tacos, beef burritos, and chicken quesadillas. Food was delicious. We're keen to go back at night for the margaritas. It's not a great place just for coffee but it excels in its food. We will definitely come back!

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Reviewed April 26, 2013

The menu is superb and varied. I hasd an excellent burritom, Soutrhern Mexican style but I look forward to tsampling the chocolate mole sauce with mains on my next visit. The service was A1. The young waiter was very friendly and positive. He made the dining experiernce a pleasure ! The drinks menu also showed great variety and I loved the location on the corner of Manners and Willis Streets. Very central indeed. Caliente gives one a hip, upbeat feel.

1  Thank Perry B
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