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Mexicali Fresh Princes Wharf

137 Quay Street | Prince's Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 21 750 070
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (43 reviews)
“tacos” (27 reviews)
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
137 Quay Street | Prince's Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This place is great if you are after cheap, fast, basic Mexican food. Isnt amazing by any stretch but does the job. Great location and views. Nice and cheap too. An easy pleaser for what it is.

Thank SD2606
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was pretty average. The Burritos was of a big size however didnt taste much. The filling was mixed so every bite you would eat just the chicken, just the beans, just the rice. The rice was well under cooked. Will I ever go back, maybe,...More

Thank JoaoP-NZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on taco Tuesday and they were really cheap. The food is nothing special but where it is located makes for a better dining experience. The meat seems to be off cuts and kinda chewy while the taco meat tasted exactly like spaghetti sauce...More

Thank DamoTravels23
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Went here for a quick evening meal and I wouldn't rush back here in a hurry. The food was distinctly average and the place looked as though it had seen better days.

Thank Hillsider17
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Been here a number of times over the years, and I really look forward to each visit. On the surface, nothing too special, but some of the best Tex Mex I have had outside of the US, and great margs to boot. Not quite to...More

Thank Weissgunn
Reviewed 27 April 2017

As a chain restaurant, you normally know what to expect as far as good and service go. While the food is good, the time we visited the Quay Street branch, it was hard to find a table and there was a lot of rubbish and...More

Thank a_kiwi_guy
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were attracted by the special offer board and went in for a Taco salad and margherita. The salad was $10 and the strawberry margherita $5, what a bargain. You go up to the counter and choose the items you want in your salad and...More

Thank Gadabouts95
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We went on taco Tuesday and enjoyed the both the bean tacos and the mince tacos (which is ground meat to us) for $3 NZ and $5 NZ beers. It was just what we wanted for a quick lunch while we were touring. It is...More

Thank Linda343
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nice place for hanging out with friends. The atmosphere reminds a lot of a fast food restaurant, and that's what I liked less, because the food on the other hand was very enjoyable. If you want to eat something mexican quickly, that's the place. If...More

Thank Niccolò P
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a nice snack of nacho chips and guacamole and salsa. It was only $5.00 during happy hour. Sat out watching the harbour, cold drinks and chips.

Thank haileythegolden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Quay Street | Prince's Wharf, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 21 750 070
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Description
American-style fast-casual Mexican restaurant with a view of the awesome Auckland harbour. Choose from burritos, quesadillas, nachos, tacos and taco salads and add a frosty margarita or an ice cold beer. We've got traditional black or pinto beans, fresh grilled chicken or sweet roasted pork carnitas, and hand-chopped salsas. Locally made corn tortillas meet the needs of the gluten-free crowd, and plenty of veggie options for those so inclined.
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