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Amigos Mexican Restaurant

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Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A fairly bland and average Mexican experience. The staff were helpful and friendly, however the meals were unfortunately underwhelming.

Thank Ian C
Sydney Australia
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99 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Have eaten Mexican throughout the world including of course Mexico and this rates up there. The trick is always to ask the host what is their speciality and what is best to compliment via their chilli selection. Something rare that others don't have on offer particularly in Hobart which is disappointing. Host (a dead ringer for retired Australian cricketer Merv... More 

Thank markmW8037NB
Hobart, Australia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This restaurant came well recommended by family members. After enjoying a movie at the State Theatre it is a short walk to Amigos. Tried their special Tuesdays $22 3 course meal deal. Entree was 3 dips with a huge serve of corn chips. OK but not special. Main course was chicken burrito with Mexican rice and salad. Chicken was very... More 

Thank Raymond M
Geelong, Australia
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114 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Recently dined on Wednesday night and maybe I should've read the reviews before going. Don't get me wrong, the main wasn't too bad but the service could do with some improvements. Chicken enchilada tasted ok but looked like it was a microwave dish that had been heated under a grill. The waitress bought it out with a tea towel as... More 

Thank David S
Hobart, Australia
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104 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We did not visit here on a Tuesday for their $22 Special but chose to give it a try anyway. After ordering a jug of Lemon and Lime Margarita (alcohol content equivalent to a 3rd world country) we chose Starters: 1) Chilli Beef Dip -nothing could be dipped in it as it was soggy, watery beans, juice & not much... More 

Thank CindyKage
Hobart, Australia
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271 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Despite a terrifically welcoming reception, staff all great, full restaurant, the food disappointed. Nachos did not include usual elements (eg refried beans or chilli) and barely had any sour cream or cheese. Meal had some of the hallmarks of a microwaved dish finished off in a grill. Sangria tastes unusual due to addition of spices. Not too bad, but not... More 

Thank J T
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Nothing good to say about Amigos Mexican or staff. Tables at front of restaurant were available but we were seated at the rear (with a family) and a view of el al Dumpster. Should have known then to up and leave. Thought a drink might make the view better or at least uplift the atmosphere of the place, so I... More 

Thank breeanon
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Serves were too large but tasted good as did the maegaritas. Guacamole was very good. Service was also goid.

Thank Georgie L
Greater Hobart, Australia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 December 2016

My husband and I came here, absolutely loved the food, very well priced, decor etc could be updated and we have often wanted to come back only to find they are not open for lunch and not quite early enough sometimes of an evening for us, will b back there eventually tho

Thank alwaysachieve
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Went here early evening and we were seated despite not having a booking. Staff were friendly, attentive and helpful. Good selection of food, that was rapidly prepared and tasted great. Margaritas were mainly slushy ice, tasted weak and were not worth having. In summary, come here for the service and food, not drinks, and you could do a lot worse.

Thank aciddinosaur

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elizabeth Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: 62346115

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?