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Shop 12 26 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 6777
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (102 reviews)
“pork” (18 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Fast food, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Shop 12 26 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

4.6 Mighty good place this one. First, it needs to be appreciated that Chihuahua is a hole in the wall joint in the middle of an arcade with a few tables and chairs. There’s no pretence. It’s essentially a little Mexican fast food outlet. But,...More

Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here by myself for some tacos. Food was good. Really recommend the corn cob. Halloumi taco was delish. Pulled pork was a bit on the bland side. Was quite cold sitting outside, wet and windy evening in Byron Bay so food got cold pretty...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four adults, five kids and everyone was happy. Great food. Super friendly and accommodating service. Very reasonably priced. Best Mexican food!

3  Thank Fiona N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant is cheap. Food not bad but portion are small especially tacos. If you want to eat Mexican, you can try.

Thank Stéphane M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Past by this place in a little lane at lunch time and decided to give it a try. Was not disappointed-had one taco each and shared the fries which is a good portion size-but if you’re hungry get 2 tacos as they are quite small....More

2  Thank dizzielizzielou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all know Australians suck at doing good Mexican food but this place it’s the first decent Mexican I’ve tried since I moved to Australia. A bit overpriced but the food is good. Overfilled tacos, good sauces/flavours and fresh ingredients. I loved that the fish...More

2  Thank Lucia P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this by accident on our way home from the supermarket on our first night in town. We found a table in the arcade and enjoyed the live music from the bar around the corner while waiting for our order. Even better, they have...More

2  Thank Claire D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place just walking around looking for dinner and were not at all disappointed. The food is cheap, quick to come and unbelievably delicious. All 5 of our family members were delighted - a truely rare occurrence!! We even went back for...More

2  Thank Stuckmister01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and fresh Mexican food! And reasonably priced We had fish tacos, jalepeno poppers, and corn chips with guac and tomato mix - all delicious! Friendly and quick service also Definitely recommend :)

2  Thank kristieleeee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love the simple and delicious menu from this funky little hole in the wall! A couple of tacos, fries and a beverage - perfect!

1  Thank emmamccoach
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No - very casual and just a few small tables in the arcade
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 12 26 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6685 6777
Hole in the wall style, authentic mexican tacos and more. It's freakin awesome.
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