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“Meh - a taste of Mexico without any salsa?”
Review of Mexican on Long

Mexican on Long
Ranked #382 of 1,233 Restaurants in Cape Town Central
Price range: US$1 - US$2
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We ordered food for delivery from here, and it was "meh." The burrito and enchiladas were OK, but nothing special. One big problem was that there was no salsa / pico de gallo / sauce of any sort in or with any of our food (burrito, enchiladas etc) - even though we had paid extra for it, b/c we love salsa. I called the restaurant to let them know about this mistake, and they blamed it on the delivery service. Instead of correcting the mistake, they said that they would "talk to the delivery service" and call us back. They never did. We won't be calling them back either.

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Thank Doug K
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had dinner here with our seven year old daughter. At first we were hesitant as we have been disappointed by bad Mexican meals in other cities. But we were very surprised by how good this place was! It has a great setting - well decorated and you can sit outside on the balcony overlooking Long Street. They have a good menu and our food was outstanding! We had the fish tacos which were great and our daughter had the quesadilla which was also quite good and huge. My husband had the burrito which was also very good. They also had delicious drinks. The presentation of the food is also wonderful - they come on thick cutting boards with lots of good sauces. It was pretty authentic and delicious. We found the service to be ok - our food came rather quickly but after we asked for a second drink it took forever to come and when we wanted to leave we could not find anyone to pay and there computers were down so it took a while for us to be able to pay but we were using a credit card. All in all it was a good experience and they have great food - highly recommended!

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Thank philo04
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try something different & ended up here - what an excellent choice! The decor is exceptional, an eclectic mix of modern & retro art - from the exposed bricks in the walls, the light fittings, the photos, art works & murals to the stunning painted basins in the bathrooms! Great craft beer & authentic food. Amanda was our waitron & she is fabulous - will return for sure!

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

I love the food at this place, I told them it was the best ribs I had ever tasted. Was on vacation with a friend. we certainly enjoyed a couple of Margaritas before we were engulfed in the long street vibe.

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Thank Faith Z
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Cool atmosphere, friendly and profesional staff. Girlfriend and i felt very special, well looked after and the food was delicious...we recommend the chicken quesadillas :)

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Thank stuartg231
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Peter v, Owner at Mexican on Long, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback! Saludos

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