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San Julian Taco & Tequila

3 Rose Street | Greenpoint, Cape Town, South Africa
+27 21 419 4233
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (18 reviews)
“tortillas” (10 reviews)
“churros” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3 Rose Street | Greenpoint, Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Okay, it's noisy but in a young, ebullient way. It's expensive for small but tasty portions of food. It's worth it because there is nothing else like it in this city, very clean and tasty, non greasy Mexican food, generally good but at times fickle...More

Thank SouthAfricaStan
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Is this Mexico City? No, but decent Tex Mex margaritas and great service. There is a good variety of vegetarian options.

Thank Kirsten W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I think if you love tequila, this is the place for you. they have a wide selection, but not a romantic dining experience for a hungry couple. service was ok. the credit card machine didnt work, we ended up downloading snapscan to pay the bill....More

Thank Shantellebooysen
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Great place with really good tasting food. Busy and energised. Tables are small so cosy however cluttered when the food comes! The noise levels are high but that adds to the vibe. Food is great. A bit on the expensive side for Mexican but well...More

Thank pdpcpt
Reviewed 23 May 2017

great family vibe, 6 adult could chat easily with backround music. the deco is fun and authentic. it was recomended by a friend who is mexican and said to be authentic mexican food, which was totally enjoyable... lovely experience and a good place to share...More

Thank melitta w
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The place and atmosphere are great. The beautiful Mexican environment with a genuine Mexican food prepare by a real mexican family that embraced Cape Town as their second homeland. As taste full, friendly and warm as only real Mexican can be.

Thank Joel P
Reviewed 24 April 2017

They were very busy and only seemed to have two waiters on duty - service was terrible and we waited for almost two hours for our food. The food the came out at different times and, to add insult to injury, I was charged R12,50...More

Thank Raffaella D
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This place was highly recommended to us by friends that are regulars here... I can see why! We stopped by for Saturday dinner with a friend - I'd recommend making a reservation, although it wasn't extremely busy on the night. The owners are Mexicans that...More

Thank Prasidh R
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Being Mexican and living away from home is always a pleasure to find a little piece of home and such amazing people in Cape Town....My favourite restaurant!

Thank CPT I
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Authentic Mexican Restaurant with great food in a warm unpretentious setting! Can definitely recommend it!

Thank Tevia Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Rose Street | Greenpoint, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 419 4233
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