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Viva Mexico Taco Shop

210 Left Bank | Te Aro, Wellington 6021, New Zealand
+64 4-382 9913
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“black beans” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
210 Left Bank | Te Aro, Wellington 6021, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this little place, they started small and now have a few shops around. The food is awesome but they have far too much cheese. The ambience is very Mexican, you feel a world away from the dark alley way you've just walked through...More

Thank iamrhys
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We checked it out for dinner having been there a few years ago, and the reviews were still mostly good. I was so excited for the jalapeno poppers and the guacamole and chips only to find out they had run out of both! Our waiter...More

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I was very excited to try this place, but my experience was a little disappointing. It wasn't terrible, but after reading all these positive comments I feel like I missed out! I ordered takeout using the service delivereasy. Menu selection is wide, and I thought...More

Thank Matt_and_Mylo
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I've lived in New Zealand for the past three months and I go here usually once a week. It reminds me of places in Texas. This week I actually went twice. Huge fan of the beef enchiladas. Not a fan of the margaritas, but who...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 29 June 2017

There are two Viva Mexico's in Wellington. One in central - Te Aro, the other in Newtown. I can recommend either of them. I think that the Te Aro one is somehow, maybe, slightly better. The flavours are true Mexico, not some watered down fusion,...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Have been unable to get a table in the past so was pleasantly surprised to find it quiet the other evening. We started with the jalapeño poppers and a couple of Dos Equis -- the Mexican lagers being a welcome relief for the wonderfully crispy,...More

Thank ehclaire
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I've been to USA over 7 times and to say I'm a Mexican food enthusiast is an understatement. So trust me when I say this place is as real as it gets to true blue Mexican-style tacos, enchiladas, quesadilas... The works!! El pastor (pork) and...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Went on a Friday night and it was very busy, friendly helpful staff. Food was good, enjoyed the guacamole. If you are getting a jug of Margarita get a straw not two glasses.

Thank John_MurphyNZ
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch with my colleagues. We all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Attentive service too. Highly recommended!

Thank 88anuragr
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Felt ripped off. Ordered 2 tacos for $15 and had to pay an extra $1 because I wanted 2 different ones. Ok. Food finally arrived and i looked inside the carne assada to find only a few small chunks of beef. Meat was tasteless, tough,...More

Thank bacnzl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Left Bank | Te Aro, Wellington 6021, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-382 9913
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