Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Rodeo Mexican Restaurant, Wellington Point

Home > Brisbane > BYO | Dinner | Restaurants
by Pj (subscribe)
Living in Brisbane enjoying food, wine, art, health and life!
Published December 3rd 2014
A Mexican Fiesta in the heart of the Redlands
Somewhere in the last eighteen months or so Mexican really became the new in thing for local restaurants. As with most of these dine-in/take away establishments they either be really good or really terrible (sometimes both depending on which night you go!) I'm glad to say that Rodeo at Wellington Point falls into the first category.

Rodeo Mexican Wellington Point
Rodeo Mexican Wellington Point


It's a fairly small restaurant tucked in amongst a variety of different cuisines on Wellington Point's popular Main Road precinct. For a Wednesday night they were quite busy yet the lone young man waiting on everyone seemed to do an excellent job on making sure everyone was happy.

Rodeo Mexican Wellington Point
Rodeo Mexican Wellington Point


If you're expecting any ground breaking menu choices here then you've come to the wrong restaurant. It boasts the usual array of nachos, tortillas, burritos and enchiladas, but they really do it very well.

We had never been to the restaurant before but dined with regulars who informed us that the meals had been consistently generous and tasty. If our visit was an indication they were definitely right. We all opted for fajitas - three chicken and one beef. The come served on separate plates, one with the soft tortilla, salads and sides and one sizzling plate with the meat of your choice with rice, vegetables and sauce.

Rodeo Mexican Wellington Point
Sizzling Chipotle Chicken


Rodeo Mexican Wellington Point
Fajitas - Salads, Condiments and Tortillas


I went for the Chipotle and lime chicken and it was an absolute delight. The chicken was well seasoned, with just the right amount of spice and the salad was fresh and crisp. To be completely honest the serving sizes were so generous that, if you shared an entree as well (all of which look very tempting) you could almost certainly get away with one serve of the fajitas between two. If this wasn't enough to love, Rodeo also allows BYO wine, making a great meal out even more affordable.

As previously mentioned the restaurant is small and popular so I would highly recommend making a reservation. Rodeo has to be one of the tastiest, best value for money restaurants I have been to for quite some time. As a local to the area I can scarcely believe that I haven't been there already but I can guarantee that I will be back.
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  53
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Excellent Value Mexican Cuisine in the Redlands
When: Dinner Tuesday - Sunday
Phone: 3207 3580
Where: 6/391 Main Road, Wellington Point, Qld 4160
Cost: Average around $20 per main
Your Comment
The chipolte chicken looks nice.
by Bryony Harrison (score: 4|12386) 1656 days ago
More Brisbane articles
Featured
Foodi Photoh Classie
Top Events
Popular Articles
Categories
Lists
Questions