Tag: Mexican


Old El Paso celebrates the launch of their new mini Stand N Stuff soft tacos with free 20-minute sittings at their mini pop-up restaurant in Southbank where you can try delicious mini Mexican tacos with max flavour in a unique environment.


Transport yourself out of the ordinary to a surprising Mexican haven and enjoy a unique experience as the Old El Paso taco tour takes a detour to delight diners at Riverside Grass, Southbank. Visitors will be greeted by a mini mariachi band & maître D mini Danny Trejo before being looked after by his larger than life staff, enjoying a mini taco meal with big flavours, for free.  Each sitting is offered on a first come first serve basis and will last for 20 minutes.

Riverside Grass, Southbank

Friday 19th August, 11:30am – 7pm (sittings are offered in 20 minute slots)

Saturday 20th August, 11:30am – 5pm (sittings are offered in 20 minute slots)

Street Food

Chiquito are launching a brand new sizzling menu on 9th February in all their restaurants nationwide.

Chiquito are incredibly passionate about their food and are thrilled to unveil their new menu, where quality and fresh ingredients are at the forefront of their creations. One of the menu's new exciting additions is undoubtedly their ‘Street Food’. Packed full of flavour, they have taken inspiration from the traditional and lively markets of Mexico to offer Spicy Chicken Crispy Tacos, Sweet Chorizo Croquettes with sweet Jalapeño Jelly and a Five Bean Tortilla Stack to mention just a few. 

We think you'll agree, it looks pretty amazing.


Barrio Soho, one of London's favourite late night hang-outs, is offering 50% off all food* throughout the month of October, to celebrate the launch of their brand new Mexican inspired menu, beautiful venue refurbishment and appointment of new group head chef, Ernesto Pavia.

This generous offering gives customers a chance to sample dishes from the newly devised menu, which offers an assortment of small plates, tacos and sharing platters, all of which combine exuberant honest flavours with authentic Mexican ingredients.

Examples from the new menu include:

  • Lamb Chilli Tacos - Smokey minced & 'barbacoa' lamb with sour cream, pickled cucumber, cheddar & cured egg yolk
  • Ceviche Mixto - Fresh mixed of seafood in tiger's milk, with avocado, crispy sweet potato & serrano chilli 
  • Ribs Con Mole - Home smoked beef short rib with yellow mole, crispy yucca & Mexican style BBQ sauce 

*Customers must quote "Spice is for Life" to receive discount on food

6 Poland St, London W1F 8PS
020 3230 1002


Shoreditch hang-out Casa Negra, is hosting a late night fiesta on 1st November celebrating Mexican festival Day of The Dead. Also known as Dia De los Muertos, this ancient festival is a day in which relatives come together to celebrate their departed loved ones.

Partying between two floors, you can expect a power league of DJ's curated by Bugged Out including B.Traits who has recently coveted the famous Friday night Radio 1 slot. We’ll be bringing together some of The Playroom's favourites and some surprise appearances to encourage serious shape throwing. Spend the night revelling in one of Mexico's most eccentric and joyous cultural occasions

There will be drink specials for the evening; Sip El Jimador Reposado all night long or for a real hit the The Tequila Zombie will knock you out: it’s a mixture of El Jimador blanco, reposado and anejo tequilas, liqueurs, fresh pineapple, lime and grapefruit juices, aromatic bitters topped with a flaming mescal float.

Line up: B.Traits, Tayo, Frank Tope and Casa Negra Allstars. 8pm-4am



free burritos

Chilango is opening up in Camden - yes we know - REALLY exciting. You'll find the new restaurant along Camden High Street and on the 11th October is is opening with free burritos for all!

This news is so fresh of the press it's not even on the website yet but we know it's happening because there's a big banner over the shop saying as much - we saw it on our bus ride home last night.

So - get the date in your diary and get your belly full!

Between 12-5pm - 11th October