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Viva Mexican Kitchen and Bar

Vrede street Durbanville | Shop 5 Heritage Square, Durbanville 7708, South Africa
+27 21 976 1966
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“chorizo” (6 reviews)
“nachos” (8 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Vrede street Durbanville | Shop 5 Heritage Square, Durbanville 7708, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited for a friend's birthday party. It was not my first visit, nor will it be my last. Fantastic vibe, excellent service and great food. Just a pity about the overly expensive drinks.

Thank Stephan M
AshleyBugler, Guest Relations Manager at Viva Mexican Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy to hear that you enjoyed our food and service Stephan! 🌮🌮🌮

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and friendly staff. Food was enjoyable and reasonably priced. They offer specials so book in advance.

Thank ADSaaiman
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Very enjoyable food. Lovely table with beautiful tiles and lots of colour. The starter portion of Chillie Con Carne was big (even in a little bowl) and had lots of flavour. I would say it could do with a bit of extra chilli. The corn...More

Thank wwil2016
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

First visit, due to always being fully booked. Atmosphere and food pretty good, not bad at all... Definately a group friendly restaurant. Dessert portions very small compared to price.

Thank David G
Reviewed 6 March 2018

If authentic Tex Mex is what you are looking for, Viva! is not the place to go. The starters were not bad, but hardly Mexican and lacked flavour. You also don't get much for what you pay. My partner had the tortilla and cheese dish...More

Thank Sam d
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We have only been there once so I have no idea whether we will have the same experience a second time around, but I really hope so. We have the beef nachos which we shared. The portion was very generous and we were completely stuffed....More

Thank NicolaSH692
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Love the decor of the restaurant and in a lovely setting. The frozen classic Margaritas are delish. Tacos with pulled pork were yummy, all food enjoyed. Very festive atmosphere

Thank MG051977
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We decided on date night to try out a different restaurant each month. We both love "burn" . What a disappointment! The spicy onion rings we shared for starters were not even slightly spicy and very oily. For mains we had nachos . One chicken,...More

Thank Margot M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We had dinner here on a friday evening. We ordered the mexican platter and had 2 margeritas and 1 milkshake to drink. The margaritas was ok and the milkshake too. The food however was something else. Fried dough dominated the plate with the exeption of...More

Thank Katrina69
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Good restaurant for friends to have lunch or dinner together. I rate the experience 4/5, but for me personally the food was more a 3/5. I expected the best nachos and borritto, because its Mexican. The food was more average than great considering the prices,...More

Thank Christopher N
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Christelle G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vrede street Durbanville | Shop 5 Heritage Square, Durbanville 7708, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Durbanville
  • Phone Number: +27 21 976 1966
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Home of authentic Tex-Mex & classic frozen, deliciously flavoured & unique margaritas, the anytime fiesta venue in Durbanville!
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