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Amigos Mexican Restaurant

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116 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4229 8181
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 14:00
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All my restaurant reviews come down to two things - food and service. If this is right I can forgive most other things... Firstly the food - excellent! Would highly recommend ordering many dishes and sharing - the chicken wings were the highlight for us but all the food was wonderful. Service was good for the basics as in seating... More 

Thank Keith B
Budapest, Hungary
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times. Obviously taco Tuesdays are the go to with cheap tacos and tequila. Service can be a little slow during busy times but I guess that's to be expected.

Thank Chris W
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Use to be a great place. The meal is still ok, but smaller in size. The turn off is food and drink prices. Have been a regular for years with the family but will probably look elsewhere A shame really

Thank Sean B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is lovely. Nice garden setting at the back of the restaurant. Service not so good. They could have sold three times the amount of drinks we had if they provided service. Staff weren't friendly and didn't smile enough. Food is a bit bland, depending on what you order. Enchiladas need more sauce. I can make better enchiladas and... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Sydney, Australia
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This place has a cosy, dark yet atmospheric mood, with little nooks to dine in. Service was good, food plentiful, though lacked somewhat in authentic flavour.

Thank Mary D
Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Portions were massive but unfortunately bland and wet. Didn't want to offend the owner so didn't complain as although tasteless it filled a much needed hole after a day of driving.

Thank mentalistmarkham
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Terrific food, great prices and fun atmosphere. Very helpful staff. Inside and outside dining. Happy hour available. The only negative would be the inside tables are a bit too close together and can be very busy due to its popularity. Bookings recommended.

Thank Alana C
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

A Saturday evening to celebrate a birthday. We arrived & were seated in a timely manner. Placed our orders with a friendly wait staff & waited for drinks. Drinks arrived with our dip platter. Highly recommend dip platters for large groups of 6 or more. Once our mains came there was some confusion over tacos & beef vs chicken. Other... More 

Thank Trudie E
Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

make the trip all the way down to Wollongong just to eat here. Favourite place, always has a good atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing food. cant go wrong!

Thank ClareAlyce
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I have been to this restaurant several times but after last night NEVER AGAIN. Male blonde hair waiter was very sour and when we asked for the dessert menu he brings one menu out for six people. Tapas platter was disappointing. The quesadilla's were really salty and the Empanadas were tasteless. The Nacho Mountain was flat as a tack and... More 

Thank Linda W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$31
Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4229 8181

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