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“Beautiful food” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Mex

The Mex
Ranked #5 of 144 Restaurants in St Ives
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$24
Cuisines: Mexican
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014

A little gem of a restaurant , BBQ ribs just fell off the bone , fish taco,s crunchy and soft, the mex burger huge and packed full of flavour and the service great, recommend this to everyone.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank PeteFinny
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Bristol
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59 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Yum!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2014

My fiancé & I were staying nearby in Hayle so decided to pop here for a meal on a Monday evening. Portion sizes were plentiful and the food was very tasty :-) I'd recommend the seafood fajitas!

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Steph E
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Fantastic!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2014

I must admit from the outside I wasn't sure I wanted to try it. However, appearances can be deceptive. This is a great little restaurant. Excellent choice of dishes and truly delicious food. The service and atmosphere were great too.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank wilkins_family29
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Truro, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Best mexican”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

My wife and I are enjoy a range of culinary dishes whenever we travel, at home or abroad. Given the choice we always try and locate a Mexican restaurant.
We recently took a much deserved break in Cornwall and visited St Ives as part of our stay. We were delighted to find The Mex and booked in as part of our stay. We were simply blown away by the standard of food: starters, main course and desert. The Chicken Fajitas were simply mouth watering. Also a quick mention about the service. This was excellent and my wife and I were made most welcome. This restaurant comes highly recommended.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Robert K
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Nice place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2014 via mobile

Nice restaurant, excellent service some nice food but the chicken tasted a bit cheap and chewy. But it's a lovely place to go!

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Tom-night
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