A bright and airy upstairs cafe serving up delicious Mexican food. Descend downstairs to their hacienda-style cellar restaurant with an extensive tequila offering.
- 16 Moor Street, London, W1N 5NH
- +44 (0) 20 7758 4100
- Opening Times
- Mon-Wed 12.00-00.00
- Insider Information
- Check out Wednesday night live music with the Bodega Negra Social Club.
Time Out Says…
The neon sign outside reads ‘sex shop’; the mannequin in the entrance wears a PVC gimp suit. But the real excitement begins when you descend the stairs into the bowels of this nightclub-like restaurant. It’s so dark and loud you’ll need a moment to adjust (the light bulbs have been blacked out). By comparison, the homely Mexican cooking can feel run-of-the-mill, though effort is put into presentation.Read more…
The Nudge Says…
Assuming that you have a reservation*, you’ll be invited to descend the staircase at the back of the shop, into a candlelit cave serving tequila-based cocktails and a menu that includes BBQ’d octopus; seared steak and sweetbread tacos; duck and guacomole tostaditas; red snapper ceviche and Chicken Paillard. It’s a buzzing, hacienda-style, subterranean den enveloped by battered concrete walls; old tequila barrels; one large, deconstructed piano tipped on its side; and – most surprisingly of all – other diners, all of whom have somehow managed to fall down the same rabbit hole as you…Read more…