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San Julian Taco & Tequila

3 Rose Street | Greenpoint, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 419 4233
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (11 reviews)
“tacos” (18 reviews)
“churros” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Rose Street | Greenpoint, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 7 March 2017

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

Thank Tevia Z
Reviewed 2 March 2017

What a great place - unpretentious, warm vibe. No frills or fuss. Menu is short but filled with all the delicious mexican flavors and combinations you can expect from a truly mexican restaurant. The margaritas are to die for! Do yourself a favour and order...More

Thank travelchick030
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I really loved this place. The main course was great, the tequila was outstanding and the desert was to die for. Only issues I had was 1) Half the tequila on the menu was out of stock. 2) The place was cooking hot and they...More

Thank fangoras
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Casual place tastefully decorated. Smallish venue with an open kitchen. This family run business makes the real deal unfortunately portions are small. I would love to see the addition of a platter here. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank DazzaB777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
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 Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 419 4233
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