Wahaca brings the spirit of Mexican market eating to London: respect for quality ingredients, passion for vibrant, fresh and honest food and the pleasure of sharing with others.
Venue Details & Map
40 Canada SquareLondonE14 5FW
- +44 (0)20 7240 1883
Top 5 reviews of Wahaca
I should have known since they didn't spell it Oaxaca that I was in for an inauthentic experience. While traveling for business I stopped in for dinner on my way back to my hotel. The service was terrible and the food was worse. I got a salad and the chicken reminded me of what canned cat food smells like... the dressing was flavorless and just yuck. After the food was brought out we didn't... more
Didn't expect much from this Mexican place since I'm from Texas (definitely know authentic Mexican very well). The place is average and some of the food isn't really authentic (fried chicken in a taco, or the bigger sin...flour tortillas?!)
I had a steak and it was okay. The meat was a bit chewy and you could tell it wasn't the best quality (but what do you expect from a steak that costs 14£.... more
The Grilled MSC cod with green olive & herb salsa is pretty good surprisingly. The cod is fresh and nicely made. The rice and salad are ok though. But I give the cod 4 stars. The service is good and the waiter is good at handling a big group. more
To be honest, it's okay. The place looks and sounds fancy and the prices match, but in the end, the food is just... okay? I don't need my tacos in little holders, and they've definitely mellowed out the flavours. If you want to advertise yourself as artisanal Mexican, then maybe showcase the real flavours?
In the end, its a decent meal, but it leaves me wanting more. more
We visited here on Friday night - it was a pre-concert meal and we decided to avoid the crowds at the O2 and head to Canary Wharf instead!
I started with an Hibiscus - I'm not a huge fan of tequila but when paired with cranberry juice it goes down a treat! Just yummy.
Wahaca's is always a good, go-to staple when you need fast and reliable food! I ordered the grilled British steak tacos,... more