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51 Alexander St, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
+61 2 9901 3533
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17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent way too much money to have 3 meals delivered via UberEats. Terrible. Food was oily, meat was dry - looked like food you wouldn't feed your pets!

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Thank Michael D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited with my family in a slow Saturday afternoon. My daughter and I had the chicken enchiladas. My husband had the montezuma's special. The food was ok but was very mild. Also the special had a lot of veggies like broccoli and califlower which is not usually found in Latin American food. The service was very good and the... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Sydney, Australia
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89 reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Montezuma's is a great family place, with heaps of food at moderate prices. Yes, the service is a little slow and the food is not top quality, but order a carafe of Margherita and you won't care. Very filling with beans and rice on most dishes, and not smothered with cheese like a lot of Mexican food. Would recommend.

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Thank beachski1007
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A great atmosphere and traditional Mexican food in the middle of Crows Nest. Have been back here a few times and will go again.

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Thank Adrian L
Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Food was absolutely terrible. Service slow. Not even worthy of a proper review. Avoid at all costs and go to the Mexican around the corner on Pacific Highway.

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Thank MrGJohn
1 review
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Really good service and amazing food that is really good value. The interior is really quirky and the staff are lovely and easy to approach. I would definitely recommend to all age groups.

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Thank Ellen L
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I ordered takeaway, tacos & taquitos. It was like they were straight out of an old El Paso starter kit. It's a shame because when I picked them up I thought what a great atmosphere, and next time we'll eat in. But the food was terrible, not very traditional Mexican. Perhaps the other dishes are better. It'd be a good... More 

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Thank clarenceofarabia
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

When you walk into Montezuma's it is a good start. The atmosphere is nice and the seating is spacious which I like. They have a nice set up with the bar and the booths as well. The staff are nice and friendly but both times I have been there the service was very slow mainly because they seem to be... More 

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Thank kevinjapan13
Norman, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I love this restaurant. I came a couple of times with my co-workers because is very close to our job, is a great location in the middle of crows nest. The food is delicious and the decoration is beautiful, I love mexican food and the place makes you feel like you are in Mexico. The staff is very friendly and... More 

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Thank Karina V
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We went there with a group of 8 for a birthday dinner on a Thursday night. The wait staff are not properly trained and seem to be running around in circles. The restaurant feels very disconnected with some staff not taking drink orders and other staff telling you to go to the bar to order drinks. We had to order... More 

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Thank Natalie A
Tracey S, Owner at Montezuma's, responded to this review

Hi Natalie, Thanks for your feedback. I am sorry you had a bad experience on Thursday. I will retrain the staff to make sure everyone is providing a consistent message and service to all our customers. We want all our customers to have an enjoyable dining experience whenever you dine with us especially if you are celebrating a special occasion.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Alexander St, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Crows Nest
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9901 3533

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