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DF / Mexico
Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL
Latest critic review: October 17, 2014

DF / Mexico

Mexican restaurant Wahaca is branching out with a new long-term residency that's starting at the Truman Brewery this July. It will be inspired by Mexico City (Distrito Federal) and will serve freshly prepared dishes with a US influence.

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Critic reviews - total score 6.5 out of 10

Critics' score: 6 Zoe Williams Telegraph
Reviewed on October 17, 2014
"I love the unabashed, sloppy fire of Mexican food, but there is a line between celebratory grubbiness and just burying everything in fat." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 6 Guy Dimond Time Out
Reviewed on August 22, 2014
"...the Wahaca crew have done a clever thing: conflated their expertise and experience of Mexican fast food with London’s current fetish for burgers, finger food and US-style grills, a penchant which Mexico City also shares." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 7 Grace Dent Evening Standard Estimated score
Reviewed on August 15, 2014
"Despite my quibbling, everything I ate at DF Mexico was bloody good. It was all without exception lukewarm as served, and all felt assembled rather than lovingly cooked, but we demolished every last morsel. " READ REVIEW


Restaurant details

Address: Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Telephone number: 020 3617 6639

Cuisine: Mexican

Nearest Station: Shoreditch High Street


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