Tortilla Southwark Street

106 Southwark Street , London, SE1 0TA

Tortilla Southwark

SquareMeal Review of Tortilla Southwark Street

This rapidly expanding mini-chain may not come with table service or a large menu, but it delivers a very creditable rendition of freshly made, full-flavoured Mexican fast food. Queue at the counter & order a tortilla, burrito or salad, then watch in amazement as it is shimmied down the production line & layered right before your eyes: think slow-braised pork heaped onto a soft corn tortilla, with spoonfuls of salsas & vegetables, then parcelled up & passed to the till. Questions come rapid-fire, ‘black beans or pinto’, ‘sour cream or cheese’, & staff have little patience for the uninitiated, but once done & dusted, the end result is worth the Stasi-like interrogation. Ingredients are wholesome & homemade, so it’s only if you add several just-churned cocktails from the frozen margarita machine that you should feel a tiny stab of guilt.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Southwark Tube Station 497m

Waterloo East Station 536m


Address: 106 Southwark Street , London SE1 0TA

Area: South Bank Borough etc

Opening times

Mon-Sat 12N-9pm

Nearby Landmarks

Tate Modern 68m

Bankside Gallery 233m


Telephone: 020 7620 0285



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