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El Vergel

(Now Closed)
Latin American Restaurant, Café, and Breakfast Spot££££
Southwark, London
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  • Pieter d.
    Pieter de MeerSeptember 28, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Very good price/quality latin American reataurant. Friendly stuff. There pumpkin soup was marvellous (daily special)
  • Emily H.
    Emily HymesJune 1, 2015
    Very good smoothies. Delicious empanadas. Good size portions.
  • Jason D.
    Jason DevennyMay 21, 2015
    Latin food for white people.
  • Pierre G.
    Pierre GMay 16, 2015
    Tlayuda, empanada
  • Laurie B.
    Laurie BennettMarch 14, 2015
    Real corn tacos are real good. Beef and house guacamole are ace.
  • Danny L.
    Danny LewisJanuary 24, 2015
    Amazing breakfast!
  • David D.
    David DJanuary 7, 2015
    Great for a quick lunch. Gluten free tacos on the menu worked for us. Served in record time with a smile.
  • Aurelie S.
    Aurelie SilvestreNovember 30, 2014
    This is my local and I love it! Great atmosphere for a really tasty and affordable food.
  • Enzo M.
    Enzo MartinelliSeptember 30, 2014
    Recently discovered for weekend brunch and local Mexican snacks
  • Jo W.
    Jo WebberAugust 26, 2014
    Guayaba juice hmmm.
  • La Dolce Vita
    La Dolce VitaJune 28, 2014
    Chile (Around the World in London)
  • Warren O.
    Warren OstlerMarch 9, 2014
    Very good food. Try the cheesecake!
  • Kyle F.
    Kyle FairclothJanuary 25, 2014
    Lovely fresh tasting food...portion size is perfect for a lite lunch....
  • Faye W.
    Faye WilliamsNovember 15, 2013
    Mixed the orders up between tables & we're eating separately! Not good
  • Adam J.
    Adam JacksonOctober 4, 2013
    Insubstantial portions & grudging service. In no rush to return...
  • Bronwyn B.
    Bronwyn BarnettAugust 31, 2013
    Best smoothies, try both and get one to take away. They're fresh and full of flavour
  • Pete M.
    Pete MarcusAugust 13, 2013
    Wheat-free soft cornflour tacos! Utterly delicious.
  • Beauty S.
    Beauty SoulJuly 27, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Special of the Day is 7 quid and I love the surprise element involved.
  • Aanand P.
    Aanand PrasadJune 5, 2013
    Went back for the first time in 4 years or so. Upsetting: sour mushrooms, tough bread. Not what I remember.
  • Harriet
    HarrietApril 28, 2013
    Best ceviche ever
  • James G.
    James GreigSeptember 1, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Amazing food, great price.
  • Co-operative Voice S.
    Not just a fabulous Chilean cafe, but a workers' co-operative too!
  • Chris H.
    Chris HaynesMay 18, 2012
    Cheese Pasties !!! Omonom nom
  • Arianna P.
    Arianna PMay 13, 2012
    Food is delicious but beware snarky eye-rolling waitresses with seriously rude attitudes. Also double check your bill they charge you for things you ordered but didn't receive.
  • Jennifer A.
    Jennifer AllenMarch 18, 2012
    It's the best kept secret in London, amazing food. The churrasco queso is amazing
  • Ben 🎅🏻 T.
    Ben 🎅🏻 TerrettJanuary 21, 2012
    Draw on the walls.
  • Stephen D.
    Stephen DennisonSeptember 7, 2011
    The 'new' breakfast menu has been new for years! Don't miss the cheesecake.
  • Barry E.
    Barry EelesAugust 27, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Very nice steaksandwich
  • Leisa R.
    Leisa ReicheltJuly 27, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Breakfast tacos!
  • Mark R.
    Mark RoddisMay 31, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Always worth checking out the specials
  • Chris T.
    Chris TongemanMay 16, 2011
    The perfect lunch destination. Give yourself time to enjoy it
  • Kieran M.
    Kieran McMillanDecember 7, 2010
    I recently booked a party for my wife's birthday. The food was amazing, and the staff were very accommodating of our large group. I can't recommend this place enough!
  • Martin T.
    Martin TiedemannDecember 5, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Great Christmas menu - ceviche, Mexican pork or Mole poblano, buñuelos or THAT cheesecake. Read more
  • Jorge S.
    Jorge Salgado-ReyesSeptember 18, 2010
    You have to reserve the empanadas the day before. :(
  • Kieran M.
    Kieran McMillanJune 15, 2010
    Watch the Latin and Spanish games during the World Cup at this fine Latin American and Mediterranean Restaurant Read more
  • Holly P.
    Holly ParfittApril 23, 2010
    All I can say is Soft Chicken Taco with Chilli - tasty!
  • Naresh S.
    Naresh SevaniAugust 3, 2015
    Torta mexicana
  • Martin T.
    Martin TiedemannApril 1, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Empanadas de marisco y churrasco con palta por favor.
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