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Pot of Gold Mexican Cantina

€€ - €€€Mexican
144-146 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4228 9823
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
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“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
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144-146 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here often. Love the food and the service. Best Mexican around! So delicious and the vegetarian is amazing.

Thank jasmine d
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Food is always great and so is the customer service. Best Mexican in Wollongong. Always a friendly atmosphere.

Thank kategunter
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Went there last night for a birthday and was a bit worried about the food, due to the reviews and hadn't been there for about 15 years. The decor has certainly improved along with food. There were 7 of us and we shared dips as...More

Thank 666Margo
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Ummm yeah, dinner here was arranged by friends of mine who wont be allowed to organise a dinner out again.

Thank 946Rider
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered a bean enchilada and chili con queso. The bean enchilada was very tasty and filling with a side of rice. The chili con queso was a bit ordinary just some salsa with some cheese chucked in. The service however, was exceptional and I felt...More

Thank Monique W
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Used to go here with workmates 20+ years ago and last went there 15 years ago until this week, met up with friends for dinner. The food is very ordinary, not well presented and lacks everything that appeals to me. I know this restaurant gets...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Chili con queso consisted of microwaved hot sauce with some bits of grated cheese thrown in. Main meal arrived after 1 hour 40 minutes - all I can describe it as is slop, burrito was claggy slop with frozen (and possibly out of date) chicken...More

2  Thank Jeroen H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Have only just discovered this restaurant after living here over 13 years. I had a $9.90 lunch special of Nachos. Thought it was tasty and I sat on the enclosed balcony which overlooks the Mall. There are plenty of lunch items to choose from and...More

Thank AussieRicho1
Reviewed 3 February 2017

A great little place for dinner out. Atmosphere, staff and food are all great. Would recommend Pot of gold to anyone who enjoys simple well made Mexican food.

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Staff are very friendly and welcoming. The restaurant offers a relaxed laid back atmosphere. The meals are traditional, simple and very tasty. Chicken enchiladas, chilli con carne and sangria, yum! Prices are reasonable, meals are a good portion size - they are not huge

1  Thank sparky268
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144-146 Crown St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4228 9823
A la carte Mexican restaurant. Everything from Taco's at $5.50, lunch specials starting at $9.90 and meals that will satisfy all appetites.
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