<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1210540665669351&ev=PageView&noscript=1" />

Pubs & Bars

Calaveras Mexican Cantina & Tequila Bar

16 Reviews

1, 324 King St

Newtown, NSW, 2042

Calaveras Mexican Cantina & Tequila Bar

Contact details

Is this your business? Claim this business

REVIEWS (16)

Very good
2
Good
14
Average
0
Poor
0
Very poor
0

Tell people what you think.

Help others by sharing your experience with this business.

Markingtime
local star
28 Reviews
OVER a year AGO

GREAT Place for cocktails, beer and snacks. why not try the Flautas De Pollo - are hand rolled crispy taquitos filled with pulled puajillo chicken topped with salsa ranchera, feta and coriander. These are fun cigar shaped taquitos are quite fun to eat. I've never seen this dish before so it was nice to try something different.

CED93
local star
131 Reviews
OVER 2 years AGO

Ever since being shown this place, it has been a go-to before a night out. IT is such a great place to start, with their $5 sangria. The food itself is great, but you have to know what to order. Don't be sucked into the very overpriced guacomole and chips, this was definitely not worth it, the nachos and tacos however were much more deent in quality and price.

Cocoandvine
local star
59 Reviews
OVER 2 years AGO

Calaveras is all about a fun and vibrant experience that takes alight and fresh approach on Mexican favourites. It's perfect for a relaxed drink and bite with friends. Great location right near Newtown train station on King St.

Easternian
local star
1294 Reviews
OVER 2 years AGO

Located just steps away from a busy Newtown train station, Calaveras Mexican Cantina merges itself into the atmosphere of the suburb but at the same time has its individually unique charm attached to it. The restaurant has a slightly less prominent entrance with only stairs going up a level to where the magic happens.

Upstairs, the atmosphere was a little bit of an old-school with no visible signs of new decor, which is perhaps also its strong points to bring back that 'golden days' feeling of being in a Mexican restaurant in a desert somewhere.

The food offering was very exciting and the range was quite extensive too, including those that are very spicy to jump-start your appetite. Some of the dishes were delicious and deserve a second serving. The cocktails are also very exciting, beautifully made, and tasted nice. Overall, this place is a perfect spot for a casual big group catch-up.

Spooning Australia
local star
118 Reviews
OVER 2 years AGO

The traditional fun food dishes and festive nature of CALAVERAS MEXICAN is what makes this venue so enjoyable. Whether it is families, friends, work colleagues or even yourself alone I can see you having fun at this place. The staff were happy, friendly, knowledgeable and efficient and it was an honour to dine in Gerardo’s passion venue. The walls are lined and made with love as is the food and OMG I love Beer-Garitas.
Full review is now up at Spooning Australia.

SIMILAR IN THE AREA

  • Takeaways 0.02 km

    Bank Hotel

    Newtown
    39 Reviews

    Closed until Sunday

    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Takeaways 0.05 km

    Corridor

    Newtown
    13 Reviews

    Closed until Sunday

    3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Cafes 0.06 km

    MacDonnas Vegetarian Burger Bar

    Newtown
    No Reviews Yet
  • Pubs & Bars 0.07 km

    Town Hall Hotel

    Newtown
    14 Reviews
1 2

OTHER NEARBY SERVICES

  • sponsored listing
    Kitchen & Bath Retailers 0.87 km

    Renovation Boys

    Camperdown
    166 Reviews
  • sponsored listing
    Hairdressers 1.60 km

    JEHDS Hairdressing

    Marrickville
    92 Reviews

    Closed until Monday

    9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

  • sponsored listing
    Restaurants 0.10 km

    Thai Pothong Restaurant

    Newtown
    87 Reviews

    Currently open

    6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

1 2
BESbswy