Mexico Food & Liquor in Wellington Menu

SNACKS SNACKS
  • Salsa roja w house made yellow corn chips $8.00
  • Guacamole w torched green pepper pico de gallo, pomegranate, totopos $8.00
  • Esquites corn, chipotle butter, magic powder, blackened onion crema, cricket tortillas $8.00
  • Panucho corn maize w frijoles, egg, shredded beef, citrus cured onion $8.00
  • Patatas bravas w black cumin salt, jitomate, quezo fresco, garlic chips, almond $8.00
SOFT SHELL TACOS SOFT SHELL TACOS
  • Soft shell crab stuffed jalapeno in a yeast batter, salsa asada, cucumber, yoghurt $7.00
  • Dorado, beef arrachera, papas, peanut & serrano salsa, pineapple pico de gallo $7.00
  • Pork shoulder braised in almond milk w chicharron, plantain, pickled slaw $7.00
  • Slow cooked lamb, ancho & coffee adobo, corn mayo, spiced chickpea $7.00
  • Roast cauliflower & green onion, goats milk feta, candied peanut, oregano $7.00
SPECIALTIES SPECIALTIES
  • Prawn Coctel, fresh coconut, salsa asada, pink radish, grapefruit $18.00
  • Tamale: Guajillo pork, roasted peppers, olives, queso blanco, cucumber milk, shallots $16.00
  • Enchilada: mushroom, potato, silverbeet & chipotle in pipian sauce, spiced pepitas $16.00
  • Mexico fried chicken (Free Range) Not to be missed $16.00
  • Chorizo & clam empanada, caramelised onion, agave roasted kumara salad $16.00
QUESADILLAS QUESADILLAS
  • Roasted pumpkin, jalapeno, sliverbeet, nutty quinoa, blackened onion crema $15.00
  • Carne asada, chimichurri charred beef, spiced carrot, green olive, tomatillo salsa $16.00
  • Chipotle chicken (Free Range) mint, fried black beans, queso fresco, salsa borracha $16.00
SALADS SALADS
  • Beetroot slaw, quinoa, pomegranate, carrot, sunflower seeds, queso fresco $12.00
  • Black cumin chickpea, cucumber, chorizo, parsley, yoghurt, white corn tortilla $12.00
DESSERTS DESSERTS
  • Crema catalana, orange & cinnamon scented, raspberry granita $10.00
  • Lime curd & vanilla cheesecake w mexican wedding biscuit, candied pineapple $10.00
  • Cinnamon spiced Churros w xocolate & rosemary crema, salted caramel $12.00
CHEF'S SPECIALS CHEF'S SPECIALS
  • A selection of past favourites and new creations using fresh seasonal ingredients. Please refer to blackboard or ask your waiter

Nearby Sample Menus

  • Roasted Cauliflower Salad w Cranberries, Almonds, Herbs, Chili, Coconut $17.00
  • Walnut & kiwifruit Breakfast Granola w Coconut Cream $13.00
  • For One $14.00
  • - Add Smashed Avocado/Spinach/Mushroom/Potato Rosti $4.00
  • Mussel Fritter Buttie in a Milk Bun w Watercress, Lemon Mayo, Celeriac Lemon Remoulade & Agria Fries $21.00
  • - For Two $22.00
  • Bircher Muesli w Mango, Coconut Yoghurt, Berries, Almonds & Chia Seeds $11.00
  • Sous vide lamb shoulder, lamb rack, pumpkin chutney & smoked potato $31.00
  • Pepperoni $13.5 S / $19.5 L
    • Pepperoni, Mozarella
  • Garlic $13.5 S / $19.5 L
    • Mozzarella, Garlic
  • Haloumi $11.5 S / $17.5 L
    • Haloumi, Mint, Mozzarella
  • Salmon $14.5 S / $21.5 L
    • Smoked Salmon, Cream Cheese, Capers, Dill
  • Specialty $14.5 S / $21.5 L
    • Ask the Heaven crew for today's special creation
  • Marinara $14.5 S / $21.5 L
    • Prawns, Calamari, Parsley, Garlic, Mozzarella
  • Designer $14.5 S / $21.5 L
    • Mozzarella & four toppings of your choice
  • Meat $14.5 S / $21.5 L
    • Bacon, Pancetta, Ham, Onion, Pepperoni, Mozzarella
  • Gluten Free $11.20
  • Beef Bacon & Egg Burger $10.80
  • Moro Bar Delight $3.00
  • Meat Patty $3.50
  • Gluten Free $3.70
  • Calamari Pack $12.00
    • 10 calamari, chips, sauce lemon
  • Potato Fritter $1.20
  • Gluten Free $3.20
  • Vege Pakoras $8.50
    • Deepfried chickpea and masala coated seasonal vegetables accompanied with Istana Malaysia’s own mint yogurt and chilli sauce.
  • Garlic Roti $3.50
  • Clear Noodle Soup $6.95
    • Chicken broth with vegetable and egg noodle
  • Fish Curry $21.90
    • Marinated masala fish with fresh herbs and served on a rich gravy.
  • Stir Fried Beef with Vegetable $9.50
    • Cooked in oyster sauce and served with rice and salad
  • Mixed Bowl of Salad $4.90
  • Coconut Rice $2.20
  • Char Kwaytieaw $11.00
    • Fat rice noodles cooked with shrimps or chicken
  • Pikelets with cream and jam $3.50
  • Mushrooms $4.00
  • Cheese Kerensky's $4.00
  • Add ham $2.00
  • Cheese toastie $4.00
  • CLASSIC BLAT $15.00
    • served with steakhouse fries
  • NACHOS $15.00
    • baked Mexican corn chips topped with cheese, chilli beans, avocado, sour cream and salsa with beef or chicken
  • House made rosti cakes $4.00
  • EGG $8.50
  • PINEAPPLE FRITTER $2.00
  • DONUT $2.00
  • CRAB STICK $2.00
  • SPRING ROLL $2.50
  • CHICKEN WITH NOODLES $8.30
  • BEEF $9.80
  • CHICKEN NUGGET $0.80
  • CASHEW NUT $4.00
  • VEGETABLE $2.50
  • V1 SPRING ROLL VEGETABLES $6.50
    • Vegetables spring roll served with plum sauce
  • S2 TOM KHA
    • Coconut soup with galangal, lemon grass chili, mushrooms, and lemon juice
  • SP4 PORK SPARIP $ 16.00
    • Deep fried pork sparip top with home made sweet sour and spicy sauce
  • E11 BBQ PRAWN OR SCALLOP $9.50
    • 2 grilled skewers of (king prawn or scallop) served with Thai style seafood sauce (medium spice)
  • Y4 CRISPY PORK SALAD mild - med $16.50
    • Crispy pork mixed with Thai herbs, tomato, carrot, spring onion, coriander, cucumber, lettuce, celery and lemon juice
  • C5 THAI SOUR CURRY (Kaeng som) (fish or seafood)
    • Kaeng som is a sour and spicy fish curry or soup with cauliflower, carrot cabbage, bok choy (No coconut milk)
  • Many Italian and French Desserts
  • Fresh Pasta:
  • - Vegetarian and vegan focaccia sandwich $7.50
  • - Spaghetti Bolognese $14.50
  • - Italian Style Meatballs Sub $8.50
  • - Spaghetti with Zucchini & Gorgonzola $14.50
  • - Panfried chicken / lettuce / mayo / tomato / focaccia $9.50
  • - Roasted Winter veggies Small $6.50 Large $8.50
  • Cheeseboard $17.00
    • Local cheeses served w nuts, quince jelly & crackers
  • Bistro 169 Signature Cut Beef $39.50
    • 200g Beef fillet Beef cuts cooked to your liking & served w hand cut fries, onion relish, baby vegetables & your choice of sauce: green peppercorn, port wine or béarnaise sauce
  • Antipasto Platter $18.00
    • Charcuterie sliced ham, beef, salami, smoked salmon, sundried tomatoes, olives, artichokes, roasted pepper, crackers & dipping sauce (GF option available)
  • Mediterranean Platter $15.00
    • Flat bread w cheese and ham, falafel, hummus dipping sauce & babaganoush sauce
  • Chocolate Trio $14.00
    • Chocolate mousse, bourbon truffle & deconstructed brownie served on chocolate sauce
  • Baby Spinach & Tofu Salad $14.00
    • Baby spinach, lettuce, crispy tofu, fava bean, roasted bell pepper, sundried tomatoes dressed w berry vinaigrette dressing (GF) (DF) (V)
  • Bistro 169 Signature Cut Beef $28.50
    • 250g New York cut striploin steak. Beef cuts cooked to your liking & served w hand cut fries, onion relish, baby vegetables & your choice of sauce: green peppercorn, port wine or béarnaise sauce
  • Panna Cotta $13.00
    • Orange panna cotta served w berry coulis & plum ice cream
  • Sauce on the Side $2.50
    • Tomato sauce, sour cream, harissa (hot sauce), plain yoghurt.
  • Berber Tagine $25.50
    • Tender lamb with plums and sweet potato cooked in plum and ginger sauce, served on couscous. Garnished with pistachio nuts.
  • Bastella
  • Chicken salad $15.90
    • Couscous salad with tender strips of marinated chicken breast.
  • Pan Fried Fish $19.90
    • Sauteed in charmola sauce. Served with chips and salad. Garnished with lemon.
  • Harrira $11.90
    • Healthy vegetarian tomato-based soup, with chickpeas and lentils, served with fresh bread.
  • Mrouzia Tagine $24.90
    • Sweet and spicy lamb tagine with raisins, honey and almonds. Served on fluffy couscous.
  • Marrakech Fish Tagine $22.90
    • Premium fish perfectly balanced with olives, lemon, capsicum, carrots, potatoes and our special charmola sauce, served with rice.
  • Gourmet Granola $7
    • Served with banana, yogurt and mixed berries
  • Vegetarian Panini $8
    • Spinach, almonds, sundried tomato, pesto and tasty cheese
  • 3C Panini $8.5
    • Free range chicken, camembert cheese and cranberry sauce
  • Kids Panini $5
    • Your choice of any two fillings
  • H.T.C. Panini $8
    • Free range ham, fresh tomato and tasty cheese
  • Porridge $7
    • Rolled oats with Banana & honey, or Berries & cinnamon sugar
  • Soup of the Day $10
    • Creamy pumpkin soup served with sour cream + cheese scone
  • Gourmet Panini $9
    • Salami, pear, blue cheese and caramelised onions
  • Bagel $11.00
    • Smoked Salmon with cream cheese
  • Beef Burger $15.50
    • Beef patty, bacon, tomato, cheese, lettuce and fries
  • Spicy Wedges $6.50
  • Eggs Benedict $15.80
    • Poached Eggs, spinach, hash browns and optional; bacon or salmon
  • -Bacon and avocado
  • Chicken Curry $12.50
    • Served with your choice Of rice or roti
  • Nasi Goreng $12.00
    • Rice, egg, chicken, mixed vegetables and chilli sambal
  • Panini $8.80
    • freshly made to order with 3 fillings of your choice
  • Bagel with cream cheese and smoked salmon $13.50
  • Baby Hot Dogs and Spring Rolls with French fries or Green Salad $8.50
  • Bagel with cream cheese and tomato $8.00
  • Sausages or bacon $5.00
  • The Works $19.00
    • Grilled Bacon, sausages, poached eggs, grilled tomatoes, mushrooms with hash browns or fries
  • Portobello Mushrooms on Corn Fritters with spinach, topped with poached eggs and hollandaise sauce $16.00
  • Warm smoked chicken on a bed of pasta salad, rocket and honey mustard dressing $16.00
  • Bagel with avocado and tomato $9.80
  • 5 Pieces Fish & chips + 1.5l coca cola $22.00
    • 5 fish & 3 scoops chips
  • Vegetable Curry $8.00
  • Fish battered $3.00
  • 1 Pieces Chicken & chips $5.50
  • Prawn Cutlet $0.90
  • Chop suey (Chicken, Lamb, Beef) $13.00
  • Kebab on stick $2.80
  • Vegetarian $11.00
    • capsicum, onion, tomato, pineapple, cheese
  • Sopa de Lima $15.00
    • Lime soup with a chicken broth base often accompanied by shredded chicken and crispy tortilla.
  • Churros Rellenos y helado $10.00
    • Stuffed churros with caramel and ice cream
  • Pozole Verde $15.00
    • Traditional soup or stew from Mexico. It is made from hominy, with pork meat, seasoned and garnished with chile peppers, onion, garlic, radishes, avocado, salsa and limes.
  • Tortas de elote $12.00
    • Corn fritters
  • Pastel de chocolate $8.00
    • Chocolate brownie
  • Pie de queso con maracuja $8.00
    • Pasionfruit cheesecake
  • Jalapeños Rellenos de queso $15.00
    • Jalapeños stuffed with cheese
  • Huarache Patria $20.00/$25.00
    • Huarache is a popular Mexican dish consisting of an oblong, fried masa base, with a variety of toppings including red and green sauce served with beef, veggie, chorizo or chicken breast egg and cheese.
Mexico Food & Liquor

Mexico Food & Liquor

location

Address

41 Dixon Street, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand

phone

Phone

048946982

clock

Opened hours

Monday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM, Tuesday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM, Wednesday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM, Thursday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM, Friday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM, Saturday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM, Sunday: 12:00 – 11:30 PM
price range

Price

$20 - $30

type

Type

None

service level

Service

Table Service

cuisine

Cuisine

Gluten Free , Mexican , Vegan , Vegetarian

features

Features

EFTPOS ,  Gluten Free Options ,  Wheelchair accessible ,  Reservations ,  Vegetarian Friendly ,  Waitstaff ,  Takeout ,  Cash ,  Groups ,  Lunch ,  Bar Scene ,  Kid Friendly ,  Seating ,  Shared Plates ,  No Takeaway ,  Cards accepted ,  Serves Alcohol ,  Dinner ,  Child-friendly ,  Outdoor Seating ,  Full Bar

Location
41 Dixon Street, Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington, 6011, New Zealand