La Cabra Mexican: Melbourne’s favourite modern Mexican restaurant opens in Ballarat

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La Cabra Mexican: Melbourne’s favourite modern Mexican restaurant opens in Ballarat

Words by Staff Writer

Amongst the grazing pastures of Ballarat lies a seemingly small Modern Mexican food restaurant, La Cabra Mexican.

Melbourne’s beloved La Cabra Mexican is bringing its vibrant, modern Mexican cuisine to 32 Armstrong Street North, opening its door back in October.

This marks the restaurant’s exciting expansion into regional Victoria, offering Ballarat a taste of authentic Mexican flavours with a contemporary twist.

Keep up with the latest food and booze news across the region here.

At first glance, La Cabra Mexican appears as a small, brightly illuminated restaurant with a neon logo showcasing a goat’s head—a playful reference to their G.O.A.T. (Greatest of All Time) reputation. However, a visit to La Cabra reveals a courtyard of culinary possibilities, where the sights, sounds, and aromas of Mexican streets transport you to a world of taste sensations.

Step into this vibrant space and explore the bold and exciting flavours of Mexican cuisine expertly combined with modern culinary techniques. La Cabra offers a diverse menu that caters to all palates, from traditional favourites like tacos and enchiladas to creative twists on classic Mexican dishes. But it’s not just about the food; the restaurant is also known for its tempting margarita jugs, weekly food specials, and a bottomless brunch option to kick off your weekend in style. We’re talking a five course set menu with unlimited drinks for just $69.

Other highlights include char-grilled corn, loaded chilli fries, burgers, Birria lamb, and the beloved share platters, perfect for an indulgent dinner for two.

Whether you’re in the mood for a laid-back evening with handcrafted cocktails, a quick takeaway, or a leisurely dinner with friends, La Cabra Mexican has you covered. Embrace the taste of Mexico right here in Ballarat, and discover why La Cabra is considered the G.O.A.T of modern Mexican cuisine.

Book your table now and explore Ballarat’s newest venue here