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Mexican
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 27 March 2024 via mobile

Margarita was lovely! Got the spicy one, it was great. That was where it ended. Got the ensalada Mexicans. It was very very average. No one came back and checked on me at all while I was eating or when food was done. I might...go back for a drink..,,,but would eat elsewhere!More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Reviewed 7 March 2024 via mobile

Drinks were served quickly all around the restaurant. But getting the service staff's attention was difficult. The food service was generally very slow. Very good chips and dip. Food portions were small.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 2 March 2024

Located in the harbour area of Auckland with views over the water. Seating is inside but the area is fairly open. Service was very good and they were able to look after my coeliac wife's gluten free dietary requirements. The services are deceptively large -...beware. The menu covers all of the dishes that you'd expect from a Mexican restaurant. The margaretia jugs were quite good and a great set of dessert choices.More

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 7 February 2024

We had a fantastic evening at Fridas! The decor of the restaurant is gorgeous, and the indoor outdoor eating is perfect, especially on a lovely summer evening! We had 4 different types of tacos on order, they were all DELICIOUS! So flavourful, packed full of...meat and fish, so tasty! The service was also fantastic, the wait staff were attentive and kind! Would definitely return ❤️More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 4 February 2024 via mobile

Great atmosphere. The margaritas were great and the food was delish! I had the pork belly and it was hands down the best I've ever had. Portion sizes were great too.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 11 January 2024

not bad Mexican for New Zealand- nice location it is better than average and a nice surprise because we had found most of the food in New Zealand to be quite bland. we had the nachos and soft tacos

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 4 January 2024 via mobile

Average margaritas with a view of the bar or. Guacamole was just good and they were stingy on the chips. Service was good.

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 22 December 2023 via mobile

Good location but that’s about it mocktails too sweet just cordial and soda for $14 each, that just primed us for the tasteless food that was to come, the salad was fried canned corn and the rice had no flavour nor did the pulled pork...and the only flavour in the quesadilla was the bottled sauceMore

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 7 October 2023 via mobile

Arrived at happy hour - good range of margaritas. My family enjoyed their meals. Great location around the beautiful harbour.

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 11 September 2023

Delicious flavoursome food on a Sunday! Highly recommend. Was busy and short staffed but everything was great. Highly recommend the ceviche and mango coco drink! Had three sharing plates and left pleasantly full and happy.

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 20 August 2023

We had booked on a Monday for a table for 4 on the Saturday night. When we arrived the front of house had our booking but no table. He suggested we could sit in the cold alleyway until a table came available, he didn't know...when that would be ! I can't offer a review of the food as after no apology was offered we simply left. I can't think of ever been treated more poorly by a restaurant in my life. I will never return.More

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 5 August 2023 via mobile

Enjoyed a family birthday meal. Food and drinks were all terrific - great selection and very tasty. Staff were very friendly, happy and helpful. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 2 July 2023 via mobile

Was a bit wary after reading the reviews above, however the frozen margaritas and guacamole was so good! The decor was fabulous too!

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 8 April 2023 via mobile

My husband and I were extremely hungry and there was no wait for a table at this restaurant along the water. I ordered the vegetarian enchiladas and my husband ordered the pork enchiladas. Both were bad. We thought the house margarita would be nice, but...no, that sucked too. We also ordered the chips and guacamole- but it never came! Like the chips, the check will not come to you and do not expect the “server” to bring you the check - you, the customer, will have to go inside to pay the bill. Heaven forbid the employee come to you, the customer, to check you out. Due to the high cost of the meal and the inattentive servers, we will never come back nor recommend this establishment to anyone we know.More

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 28 March 2023 via mobile

Will definitely be back! Great service as a walk in, busy for a Monday night too. Service was fast & friendly 🤩 recommend the jalapeño margarita, however all of the cocktails on the table were delicious. Food was amazing & fast - thanks to the...crew for a great experience!More

Date of visit: March 2023
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FRIDA COCINA MEXICANA & TEQUILA BAR, Auckland Central - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews

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Frida Cocina Mexicana & Tequila Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5