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Little Mexico Cantina & tequila Bar

31 Wellesley St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-366 7001
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nachos” (20 reviews)
“burrito” (18 reviews)
“margarita's” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
31 Wellesley St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Little Mexico Cantina on Wellesley street is just excellent Wonderful menu!! Tasty great food Good drinks list!!...and a great bar!! Excellent service Wonderful atmosphere!!! really busy restaurant!! A hidden Gem for sure

Thank Brycee10
Reviewed 1 week ago

I previously rated Little Mexico 4 stars and gave it the endorsement of "best Mexican food in Auckland" or some such. A recent visit has found me regretting that endorsement as the fajita plate I was served was smaller than I remember it before, less...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here during our first night in Auckland. Some lovely Mexican food. I ordered the quesadilla which was tasty. Husband bought Nachos. The only problem we experienced was that there was no children's menu so we ordered our son Nachos with cheese but it...More

Thank travel_me_happy99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the title states, this is the best Mexican food I've ever had. Everything about this little restaurant was great; the owner made us great Margarita's, the waitresses were very personable and the overall atmosphere was relaxing. This place made such in impression on us,...More

Thank Brandon L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A great little find. Friendly staff and yummy food. The quesadilla was delicious and a good serving size. They also have a good range of frozen margaritas. It was very good and a reasonable price in a casual setting.

Thank Lisa_WLG
Reviewed 21 May 2017

You get the best Mexican food and tequila in Auckland.One of my favourites place. The Margarita(On the Rocks) is amazing, it’s the perfect margarita . In food I love the Quesadilla they are Yum. Have also tried the Tacho,Nachos,Enchiladas they are yum too.

Thank ManishkumarGadia
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We dined here early on a Saturday night and we were seated straight away by friendly staff. We ordered our drinks and food soon after sitting down and our food arrived quickly. Our menus were a bit 'dog earred' though and could do with replacing....More

Thank chick-pea-222
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Top food, nice staff and good mexican food. Had nachos, very big portion. Could not eat it all, too much. Margaritas and mojitos were lovely.

Thank suzanne k
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Nice food and a good setting watching the world go by. I've eaten here before on my last trip to Auckland so had to go there again. I love the food.

Thank George G
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place, been visiting for years now. José is lovely and so are the waitresses. Delicious food and decent prices. Intimate atmosphere but can also cater for small groups.

Thank Rachel A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Wellesley St, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-366 7001
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