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Arribas Mexican Restaurant

58 Notte Street, Plymouth PL1 2AG, England
+44 1752 603303
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“chimichanga” (17 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
“chilli” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, Mexican, Healthy, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
58 Notte Street, Plymouth PL1 2AG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for early dinner whilst away on business with a colleague as it is not too far from the Crowne Plaza where I was staying. Served by the lovely Louise who is a wonderful waitress. The menu is reasonably extensive and how refreshing to...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the service is excellent and the food fresh with extra large portions. The menu is extensive and you can even takeaway the food on the menu

Thank Jason S
chrisdc1, Manager at Arribas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jason Thankyou for taking your time to leave us a review . Kind regards Louise

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently went back with our daughter as we hadn’t eaten here in nearly two years! As we enjoyed the food so much last time we decided to order the same thing we have before, the chilli. It didn’t not disappoint, it was still as...More

Thank Rachael S
chrisdc1, Owner at Arribas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Rachael Thankyou very much for your review , we are happy you all enjoyed are hearty signature chillis !! We hope you will be back to visit us again in the near future. Kind Regards Louise

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as we’ve been on holiday to Mexico and are going again soon so wanted to get in the mood 😃. All in all it was very enjoyable we all had the sharing starter which we all enjoyed. The food was tasty and portions...More

Thank vincesquire
chrisdc1, Owner at Arribas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your expierience. We hope to see you again in the future . Kind regards Louise

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

My brother suggested coming here after hearing good things - he really enjoyed it but unfortunately I did not. After using the facilities, which were not very clean, it left wondering what else is lacking. Staff seemed friendly enough but appeared to be distracted by...More

Thank Katy B
chrisdc1, Owner at Arribas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hello Kate . We are sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your evening and i would like to defend some of the comments you have made in your review . Firstly we are glad your brother enjoyed his expierience , although this is quite confusing...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

My husband enjoyed his meal but I wasn’t particularly impress with my meal. My food was too salty and tasted as if it had been made with a jar of sauce. The dessert selection was small and nothing homemade. The waitresses were pleasant though.

1  Thank Sara H
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We had a realy enjoyable evening with family and friends. The food was exelent not one thing wrong with 21 meals the staff were very attentive especialy Jody and Shaun. We also had use of the Havana bar a great place for any function. Thank...More

Thank Paul K
chrisdc1, Manager at Arribas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Paul Thankyou very much for your review , i will be sure to pass on your feedback to all staff especially Jody and Shaun . We hope you will be back in the near future. Kind Regards Louise

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Visited here when I spent a weekend in Plymouth. Got the ribs and wings combo and would highly recommend. The waitress Jess was very helpful and provided a great service and I will definitely be back!

1  Thank KevFarragher
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Food had quite a good taste to it, however the chicken in my fajitas was very tough. When I said this to the waitress I did not get so much as an apology and she said that she could pull it apart with her hands...More

3  Thank Hollie N
chrisdc1, Manager at Arribas Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hello Hollie Thankyou for your review. I am sorry you feel you had poor customer service . I rememeber your table And don’t quite remember it being that way. I also apologised you felt that way when i removed the plate from the table and...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

A family group of four of us were visiting Plymouth on a day trip on Tuesday, and with a dearth of Mexican restaurants where we live we thought we would give Arribas a try. Glad that we did. We had an excellent experience - and...More

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Questions & Answers
29 July 2015|
Response from HillyCirencester |
No management reply yet but it may not matter. Meat quality matters little in Mexican food.
24 June 2015|
Response from HillyCirencester |
There are steps up from the street and I think some just inside. No sign of ramps so not good for wheelchairs or anyone who is not nimble.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$25
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Notte Street, Plymouth PL1 2AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 603303
Situated in a prime location of Plymouth historic Barbican, Arribas Restaurant is unusual in the fact that we have 2 venues under one Sombrero! Arribas is the place to go for authentic Mexican cuisine - to suit all tastes! We specialise in large parties, whether it be a meal in Arribas restaurant or a buffet upstairs in the Havana bar. We can accommodate up to 90 persons comfortably. The Havana Bar (above Arribas) is the ideal venue to host your party. The perfect place for pre- and post- dinner drinks in Arribas Restaurant. Let us cater for your special occasion with a choice from our buffet menus in an ambient setting. For exclusive use, or reserved areas, please ask a member of staff for details.
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