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AmiGos Mexican Grill

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C/- Wanaka Hotel | 71 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7872
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Today
15:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Christchurch
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123 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was good and a good choice. The problem is the service. The barman obviously doesn't want to be there so why put him in front of clients??!! Hospitality requires staff to be hospitable, greeting and dealing with customers. He failed on all points. The thing I struggle with is the number of establishments that market themselves to a... More 

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Thank RoseandTrevor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok but the on duty bar manager Carl was sleazy towards female patrons. Also Very unprofessional to be offering and drinking shots while on duty Would not recommend amigos!!!!

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1 Thank Jonathan A
Christchurch, New Zealand
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food! It was ruined by the waitress and the bar man. The waitress told us we needed remember number for our order. We said we wanted to share our meals but she seemed annoyed at this and said we had to do it her way, but then couldn't remember the order and the number correctly. She treated is like... More 

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1 Thank Irabaimatova
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food with amazing views and a fun atmosphere but quite expensive for Mexican food. If there hadnt already been one other diner sitting at the table it would have been impossible to know if they were open or not. Quite poorly advertised

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Thank Jennifer Y
Leeds, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend love this place and love the $5 taco deal a lot. Such fresh ingredients and lovely staff. If we're ever in wanaka again we will be back.

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Thank charlottesykes
Derby, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here and were pleasantly surprised at what was on offer on the menu, we had a pork dish and a lamb dish, both plates were very clean by the time we had finished, great flavours and cooked perfectly. We couldn't leave without getting a dessert and that was yummy too. We left feeling full and happy. Recommended

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Thank ema_louise84
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food was great. Especially the squid and fish tacos - highly recommended. The bar stooled tables added some atmosphere and the waitstaff were friendly and very helpful with suggestions on the menu.

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Thank Hamish M
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Amazing host - Adam - great service on the mojitos and margheritas. Good food and excellent position to enjoy the spectacular views

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Thank RJD58
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were seated pretty quickly for dinner without a reservation which was good. Sat at a high table which wasn't that comfortable for eating however that was expected without a booking. Food came out in a decent time frame however wasn't anything special to rave about especially for the price.

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Thank Genna C
Kelowna, Canada
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This place must have been updated since I was here last winter and for the better. Less tacky interior and more bar space. We turned up earlier than we'd booked and were well entertained by the guy behind the bar. This guy knows his tequila!! Extensive array of tequila options and food of a quality I haven't seen since travelling... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/- Wanaka Hotel | 71 Ardmore St, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 7872

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