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Besos Latinos

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M16-41 Elliott Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-303 0217
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Besos Latinos with my friends 31st March night for dinner. The ambience was nice and the waiter was very helpful. We orders few starters and had the prawns platter and along with few taco dishes from the menu. The quantity was very less for the prawns platter which came with a handful of rice, approx. 29 NZD and... More 

Thank Karthik P
Monte Verde, MG
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Luiz and his crew were absolutely amazing! The best nachos we had ever had and outstanding quesadillas, incredible nachos. I could not recommend this restaurant enough for any occasion: from anniversaries to date nights, this is the perfect combination of amazing food, excellent service and inspiring atmosphere. Top top top!

Thank janamaia
Auckland, New Zealand
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

I wasn't sure what to expect from this restaurant so I was pleasantly surprised to see what was in store for me. This restaurant is located in downtown Auckland in the same building as many other restaurants. So if you are looking for a quiet,peaceful dinner this is definitely not suitable. We were seated immediately having made a reservation in... More 

Thank Edwin V
Auckland, New Zealand
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

When going out for Mexican in NZ I don't have high expectations. Besos Latinos did it extremely well. Fresh fresh ingredients, great flavoursome dishes - I will be back for sure. We started with some chips and guacamole- they were a fantastic start to what was going to b a great meal. Rather than opt for a main I tried... More 

Thank Rach4689
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Perfect light meal before show, fresh and Tasty great on a budget. Clean and tidy great COCKTAILS! Value for money, fast and efficient service. Highly recommended will go back any day for a taste of Mexico

Thank mumofmonkees
Hobart, Australia
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64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is located in a lovely area called Elliot Stables. The food was great and the service was good. There were crickets on the menu if anyone wants to try some. But the rest of the food was normal. The restaurant decor was done very nicely. Service was good. We would eat here again.

Thank Abbymac4
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This is Mexican food unlike the Mexican diners that dish out pools of soupy beans and fatty, over-cheesed mains. Besos Latinos gave us great service, perfectly mixed drinks, and flavorful, well-portioned dishes. Pleasantly surprised to find a great Mexican restaurant for our first meal while visiting Auckland. They were still awaiting their fish delivery for the day so I missed... More 

Thank Jenell W
Tauranga, New Zealand
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

When we are in Auckland we mostly visit the "Eliot Stables" as a matter of "what we know" and have a look around the many offers the "stables" have. We talk to the various host and make a choice decision where to eat or just have a drink and a snake. From time to time, or one day of the... More 

Thank hol b
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Sadly had high expectations as it is in the Stables on Elliot street which is a hip place The medium guacamole was actually very small and basically mashed avocado and nothing added. The ceviche was a small proportion but there was a large amount of banana chips which was not on the menu but filled up 1/3 of the dish-... More 

Thank Twc622
Auckland, New Zealand
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Place is pricey but there are a few dishes which are good. I have tried the argentian dish, ceviche and also the fish.. I would recommend all except for the argentian dish... The chicken is always tough..

Thank 509cherylv

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Mexican, Latin, Central American, International, Spanish, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M16-41 Elliott Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-303 0217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?