Benito's Hat serves up a selection of signature freshly made burritos, tacos, salads and soups with a range of cocktails, beer and wine.
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19 New RowCovent GardenLondonWC2N 4LA
- +44 (0)20 7240 5815
Better than Chipotle, and nearly 4 but not quite!
Benito's hat is good, no doubt about it. But it's now 'WOW' and not a place I would be shouting about to my friends to go visit.
That said, it's a great spot for a quick lunch on the move, and for me right next to work so a regular destination!
The service is good, the food is nice, the variety is there and it does what is says on the...more
I don't know who Benito is or why his hat is so special, but I do love him all the same. I always think of Mexico as the proper and only home of the chilli and Mexicans as the only people who really understand its subtle qualities. I thought of this when I ordered a carnitas (pork) burrito with habenero sauce (the volcanic version). I then huffed when the lady tried to swizzle me out of some...more
Spent the day in London walking around exhibitions and en route to the station came across this place. Popped in for a pick me up to boost those sugar levels. Margaritas were very good and the barman pleasantly chatty while he made ours. Tacos were really delicious. I had 3 corn tortillas with grilled spicy chicken and all the other bits! Not too spicy and great fresh tastes.
A decent option for lunch in this area, plenty of seating, good options, nice American drinks and helpful staff, I enjoyed a tasty steak burrito, I didn't find the medium salsa at all spicy though.
I liked having extra tortilla chips and the proper cutlery and plate to eat from; I eat my burrito with cutlery-don't ask!
Overall, a great relaxed vibe, only criticism was the staff were a little...more