Mexican fun at Guaca

Friday night was another belated birthday date night. This time with my beautiful friend Anna.

When planning our evening, we chatted about a cocktail night in Chelsea, or dancing the night away with fizz in the City, but then Anna came up with an even better idea. Guaca!

Guaca is a real gem –  a Mexican in Fulham.  It is a little den of Mexican wonderfulness, not only the food, but the staff too – they are all super friendly.

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We started with cocktails. I went for the Passion fruit frozen margarita.

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They soon disappeared, so only one thing for it….another one (well, maybe two).

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Before the food came, we popped our sombrero’s on (it is a must when eating Mexican).

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Now the exciting part….the food.

Anna and I always go for a selection of starters to share, rather than a main.

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We shared fresh guacamole, and a pile of hot tortilla chips.

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Along with boneless chicken wings, smothered in delicious tangy sauce (they have a real kick), and potatoe skins with cheese and bacon.

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Last but not least, we went for the chilli and tortilla chips (the chilli is probably my favourite thing, and the portion is a really good size for a starter).

There are so many starters to choose from, we almost ordered more….but we would’ve had to be wheeled out of the place.

After frozen cocktails and alot of food, I couldn’t even consider a pudding.

Oh no, Anna wouldn’t let me get away with that one. The place went dark, the music changed, and out came the Guaca guys with cake, with the tune of ‘happy birthday’.

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And some free tequila. Ouch

After a great evening at Guaca we decided needed to dance, so off we set to the Durrell Arms, a pub on Fulham Road.

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At the weekend, the Durrell has live music.  I have never seen this band before, but they were great.

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There was even a song dedicated to my red dress by the talented man in blue.

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We danced our little socks off before heading home and into a state of Mexi-coma.

(I would highly recommend a trip to Guaca if you are in the Fulham area, and even better, they have a steak house round the corner which is just as good)

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