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Welcome to El Mexicano!

El Mexicano Restaurant has been opened since 1999, and prides itself on being the only authentic Mexican restaurant in Brighton & Hove. Our restaurant offers exquisite Mexican food & Spanish tapas freshly prepared on the premises and an exciting dining experience.

The restaurant has an approximate capacity of 45 as well as an outside terrace for 20 plus, enabling us to cater for intimate, social and family diners as well as larger party groups. Please see our bookings page for more information.

Being in the Heart of Brighton’s ‘theatre land’ makes our venue an ideal location for pre and post theatre meals and snacks... with a difference.

All our Dishes are made freshly on the premises, where possible with the freshest locally sourced produce .

« Why not enjoy a drink pre or post-dining at Bar Valentino! »


Current Offers
LUNCH SPECIALS

Lunch Tapas,
£5.95

Any two Tapas from our wonderful Authentic Spanish Tapas Menu, and a glass of wine.

Available everyday at lunch time.

 

Lunch Burrito & A Beer £7.95

CHICKEN OR  VEG BURRITO

Shredded Chicken, or mixed vegetables wrapped in a 8" flour tortilla with refried beans, rice, cheese, sour cream & salsa With optional Jalapenos (spicy) (75p) spicy salsa (£1.00) or Guacamole (£1.75) PLUS Choose between a San Miguel, glass of wine or a soft drink

Available every lunch time.

PANINI & Soft drink £4.95

Griddled chicken
or
Albondigas (meatballs)
or
Tortilla Española
(Spanish potato & onion omelette)
or
Fried calamari

all served with mayo or ali oi

Available every lunch time.


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EVENING SPECIALS

Monday to Thursday
Supper Set Menu
(see below)

£9.95


Tuesday
Tapas Night
Any 3 Tapas, Bread & a Glass of Wine
£9.95


Wednesday
Fajitas Night
2 For 1 Vegetable or Chicken Fajitas
£11.95

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Supper Set Menu

2 COURSE

QUESADILLAS (V)

Warmed flour tortilla, folded and filled with mixed cheese and/or mushrooms topped with sour cream.
(Standard with Optional chorizo or Jalapeño (spicy) filling, or both! 75p per option) (Chicken filling £1.50)

NACHOS (V)

Corn tortillas topped with cheese and spicy jalapenos.
(Ideal with guacamole, sour cream & a bowl of chilli. See ACCOMPANIMENTS
on main menu)

QUESO FUNDIDO

Fondue style melted cheese, served with flour tortillas
Optional chorizo or Jalapeño (spicy) filling, or both! 75p per option

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Mains

ENCHILADAS
Soft tortillas filled with chicken or veg bathed in a mild spicy red sauce, topped with cheese and sour cream
(Beef Version also available £2.50 extra)
Optional side plate of refried beans and rice £2.95

BURRITO
Shredded Chicken & onions or mixed vegetables wrapped in a 10" flour tortilla with refried beans, rice, cheese, sour cream & salsa (Beef or Pork-Carnitas version also available £2.50 extra) Optional Jalapeño (spicy)(75p), spicy salsa (£1.00) guacamole (£1.75)

CHILI CON CARNE
Mexican style Chilli Con Carne with kidney beans, minced beef, mixed peppers, onion,garlic, and a mild spicy tomato sauce. Served in a flour basket. Optional Sour Cream or Cheese or both!
75p per option


Available Sunday to Thursday only.

Please discuss any dietary requirements with your server, dishes can not be guaranteed nut,lactose,or gluten free