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Mole Taco Bar

4.3
126 reviews
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£26 to £40
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Mexican
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  • Casual
  • Fun
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Exciting new Mexican/South American restaurant located in the heart of London's West End.
Serving up both classic and experimental Mexican/South American cuisine and cocktails in a vibrant, quirky space.
Our menu offers refined South American classics, with an innovative take on traditional comfort food updated with modern cooking methods and ingredients, including tacos, ceviche, anticuchos burritos and many more 80% of our menu is gluten-free, including the signature tacos, made on site from Masa (cornflour).
The carefully curated drinks menu consists of thirteen contemporary cocktails all using house made syrups, fresh fruit and infused spirits.
We also have an extensive tequila and mezcal list as well as a superb variety of wines beer and spirits.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Mexican, South American, Latin American
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Hours of Operation
Monday - Saturday: 12pm - 11pm

Sunday: 12pm - 10.30pm


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Phone number
020 7486 1995
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Executive Chef
Paval Baranovs
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Public Transit
Bond street station
Additional
Bar Dining, Beer, Counter Seating, Delivery, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining , Wine

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Mon - Fri 3:00PM - 6:00PM

What 126 People Are Saying
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4.3based on recent ratings
4.3
food
3.9
service
3.9
ambience
3.8
value
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83% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined on 14 April 2018

excellent restaurant with attentive staff. food choice good and beutifully cooked. prices excellent for London.

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4.0Dined on 31 March 2018

The food was really very good, however the service was a little slow at times. Would recommend overall

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5.0Dined on 27 March 2018

Went for lunch, great service, the food tasted like authentic mexican food, the staff and the owner very friendly people, overall a great experience. Trying the coconut tequila its a must!

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4.0Dined on 20 March 2018

Really enjoyed the place however service is always complicated. You need to ask several times for water/menus/anything.

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5.0Dined on 18 March 2018

Tacos all the way- fish, pork, beef and chicken were all delish! Wash down with margaritas!

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4.0Dined on 8 March 2018

The Tiger Shrimp Taco was awesome! Will get back soon.

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5.0Dined on 8 March 2018

Great food and choice of food and the service was amazing.
Get in there for happy hour and seabass ceviche is recommended !

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2.0Dined on 7 March 2018

We were in the mood for the authentic Mexican molé dish, so we were very excited to go to a restaurant with this name. Turns out, despite the name, molé (or even guacamole) doesn’t exist on the menu and the staff didn’t have a clue what it was. Quite misleading; you’re not going to call your restaurant ‘Pizza’ if you only serve burgers, right..?

Despite this disappointment and the additional long wait (both food & drink orders were forgotten multiple times), the food we eventually received was actually quite tasty. I would recommend the food but I wouldn’t recommend the service.

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1.0Dined on 20 January 2018

Worst mexican in London. Tasteless, bad service, could not drink the margarita : no real lemon juice
Do not go there ! Chipotle is better

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3.0Dined on 19 January 2018

Poor choices for vegetarians. Menu very limited. Good cocktails.

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4.0Dined on 13 January 2018

Great tacos, both ingredients and tortillas. Interesting tequila and mescal list, ask for the mysterious but very nice drink. And very good service.

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4.0Dined on 26 December 2017

Very nice selection of tacos, would recommend the ones with tempura prawn and fish, delicious! Staff is very attentive and friendly, cocktails are good, this place definitely is worth a visit. Be careful with last minute bookings as sometimes you can arrive and there won't be a table available for you, but I'm sure it won't be a problem if you'll book a couple of hours ahead

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2.0Dined on 13 December 2017

Quality of food was poor, didn't taste very authentic (pomegranates in the guacamole?), wont be going back.

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3.0Dined on 1 December 2017

The food, once it arrived, was pretty good but the service was awful. They forgot 2 of our dishes, we had to wait ages for drinks and we ignored for ages. There seemed to be a lack of communication between the staff.
Such a shame as the food was lovely and not too expensive either, but we probably wouldn’t go back.

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5.0Dined on 17 November 2017

They were great, it was my friend’s birthday and they were nothing but warm towards him! :)

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4.0Dined on 17 November 2017

Its a great cosy restaurant. The food is wonderful and there is a good selection of cocktails. Space is a bit tight but that actually add to the ambience. They have good background music playing and the service is friendly. I would certainly go back. They have a special Xmas menu - i would certainy go back for this.

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5.0Dined on 16 November 2017

Outstanding !!!
Everything !!!
Drinks, food, service !!!

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4.0Dined on 9 November 2017

Food and cocktails were great! Fun place for a catch up with a friend

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2.0Dined on 3 November 2017

Noisy, food very basic. Apart from the palm heart ceviche, quite tasteless food. Great margaritas

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3.0Dined on 2 November 2017

My son and I had a quick lunch at Mole recently. There was a good selection of Mexican dishes on the menu both large and small. Everything came at once which we hadn't expected and meant the table got a bit crowded. The food was tasty and service swift.

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5.0Dined on 28 October 2017

Great tacos and atmosphere!

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5.0Dined on 28 October 2017

Fantastic tacos, though a bit over-priced.

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4.0Dined on 20 October 2017

Prefect for quick lunch and get together, delicious small plates.

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5.0Dined on 15 October 2017

Worth every penny

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5.0Dined on 30 September 2017

Amazing place, amazing food and amazing service. The perfect place for a great girls night out!

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4.0Dined on 28 September 2017

Food was amazing but service was really mixed unfortunately - there was one waitress who was amazing - very friendly and attentive, but the rest of the staff seemed not to care that we were there. We had to wait a really long time to place our order, despite asking for service several times, and the restaurant was not even that busy. I’d come back again, in case they were just having an off-night - because the tacos and cocktails were so good!

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5.0Dined on 22 September 2017

I discovered this little gem evening for a quick after work bite and went back this week with friends for a quick lunch and it was super. Fast friendly but most importantly so so delicious! Freshest and yummiest guacamole followed by ceviche and tacos! What more do you want except more of the same

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5.0Dined on 19 September 2017

I cannot recommend this place enough. We booked it for a birthday dinner and I had mentioned this on the reservation. On the day the staff surprised us with a candle in our creme brulé and the birthday song. Really made our day!

The staff was friendly all round and the food was fantastic (the beef skewers were my favourite). I'm a truly satisfied customer.

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4.0Dined on 8 September 2017

This New Mexican has been open a month. It was very quiet on a Friday lunchtime. Service initially was excellent but fell during our visit. It is mainly small portions of mixed quality. Excellent duck tacos but soft shell crab tasteless. The sauces with the Philpot and squid also too bland. Good cocktails but feels over priced for the portion size. Would we go back probably not.

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3.0Dined on 16 August 2017

Had a nice time, there staff is really nice. I loved the special pulpo tacos I had but wasn't to keen on the pork one I had better. They have good cocktails.

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5.0Dined on 3 August 2017

A great, fun place for good food and enthusiastic service. The menu tasted authentic and generously portioned. Cocktail list was original and there was even a descent craft ale from Mexico. The tequila list was educated and if there had been tables available outside I would have happily sat there all evening smoking a good cigar and drinking fine tequila.

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5.0Dined on 28 July 2017

Great and traditional!

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5.0Dined on 9 July 2017

Great spot. We live in California and have been craving Mexican food for 10 days. Their baja fish tacos and short rib tacos are legit.

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5.0Dined on 8 July 2017

Great food, not a large variety however. Drinks were great though!

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4.0Dined on 6 July 2017

Went there with a few friends, the staff is really nice and the tacos are great!

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5.0Dined on 6 July 2017

Great taco bar. Will definitely go again now we have tried it once :)

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5.0Dined on 27 June 2017

Meeting up with friends hadn't seen in a long time

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1.0Dined on 19 June 2017

Dreadful, reheated and overpriced food. One member of staff was pleasant but the other who served us and looked like a manger or owner was miserable. Wouldn't recommend and wouldn't go again.

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4.0Dined on 12 June 2017

Great place for a casual catch up with friends.
Felt like good authentic Mexican dishes.

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4.0Dined on 11 June 2017

Tacos were delicious. Small menu, so we had a selection of all available as well as two types of ceviche and they were all yummy. The decor is cool and trendy, but it's a fairly small place; luckily it was a lovely warm evening and all the windows were open so plenty of air. Would definitely recommend it with a warning that it is expensive but probably worth it.

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