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The Mexican

24-26 Atholl Street, Perth PH1 5NP, Scotland
+44 1738 447878
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (75 reviews)
“tortillas” (17 reviews)
“chicken” (43 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
24-26 Atholl Street, Perth PH1 5NP, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time I've been out in Perth and this place is absolutely amassing. Staff are friendly and the food is unreal. I had the steak fajitas and they were cooked to perfection. Highly recommend this place if your ever in Perth.

Thank James J
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The staff here WERE really nice and did a great job. The problem is the food. It was terrible. The steak fajitas were so tough and stringy and the shrimp fajita was clearly just a handful of unseasoned frozen (defrosted) shrimp stuck on top of...More

Thank Scottie96
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We went to this restaurant on a Saturday evening and although busy was not overcrowded. On entering the restaurant we were greeted by friendly staff and shown to our table, we were provided with a complimentary drink and nibbles while we chose from the menu....More

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Wednesday evening as a family of 4. I had discovered the mexican on trip advisor whilst looking for somewhere to eat whilst on holiday. Food, service and everything was perfect. I'd have been unlikely to have stumbled across it, but I'm so...More

Thank PhilTheBigEater
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

On regular business trips I often find myself dining alone in unfamiliar cities and towns. Sometimes this can be an uncomfortable experience but not at The Mexican. Friendly welcoming staff and speedy service. I had just one course and that almost defeated me - the...More

Thank sunloverLanark
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visited with another couple on a busy Saturday evening and had a thoroughly enjoyable time here. Service was quick given how busy they were. For starters myself and partner shared The Coconut Shrimp and Stuffed Peppers. Both were really fine. Our friends had The...More

Thank PerthFoody82
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Been here twice on visits to Perth and would go anywhere else. The food is incredible, the portions are vast, the staff and the atmosphere are just great...... Can't say enough to praise this restaurant! Love it, and will return!

Thank bumpooplopjobby
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This place is always amazing. The food is delicious and really generous portion sizes. Definitely get your money worth. Cocktails are delicious and the staff are always very welcoming, attentive and kind. Highly recommend. Booking system is a bit dodgy as the last 5times we've...More

Thank cath_ruth94
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food & certainly extremely generous portions ! Staff very friendly & chatty fabby drinks too !!🍹

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Called here one night after Perth races without a booking. Even though only 6 tables were occupied 2 staff spent 5 minutes harrumphing at the booking sheet to find us a table in the corner (nobody came in after us). The service is average at...More

Thank Locker101
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Questions & Answers
28 October 2015|
Response from Lesley F |
Vegetable fajitas are lovely but the swordfish is very good.
25 September 2015|
Response from Graham R |
Hi Byresbrae sorry we only open evenings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24-26 Atholl Street, Perth PH1 5NP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +44 1738 447878
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Previous Dos Amigos owners back with new ideas and dishes in a beautiful new restaurant. Child friendly, closed on monday and tuesday.
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