40 years of Mexican Passion

our history

Café Pacifico Covent Garden is a fixture of the London Mexican restaurant scene. Being the first of its kind; it first introduced Mexican food, tequila, and culture to the UK. Café Pacifico is known as the father of Mexican restaurants in London (opening in 1982) and remains one of the leaders in producing what people expect of Mexican cuisine.

Café Pacifico has helped to define Mexican cuisine in the United Kingdom. Mexican cuisine has evolved in the UK from simple Tex-Mex creations imported from the USA to a sophisticated, authentic, and exciting dining experience.
How the

First Mexican Restaurant in the UK

Came to be

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With 40 years of history, exciting moments and continued Mexican Passion, Café Pacifico has so much to tell. We’re still putting together our full history so please come and check back on this page soon.

March 15, 1982

Cafe Pacifico  Opened in London

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March 15, 1982

Cafe Pacifico  Opened in London

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March 15, 1982

Cafe Pacifico  Opened in London

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