Mexican restaurant Guzman y Gomez is opening in Leopold this year – and it’s going to have a drive-thru

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Mexican restaurant Guzman y Gomez is opening in Leopold this year – and it’s going to have a drive-thru

Hold onto your sombrero, Geelong Mexican fans, because Guzman y Gomez are opening this year.

With the weather cooling down, Mexican restaurant Guzman y Gomez is turning up the heat, bringing the fresh, colourful, spicy Mexican flavours we all love to Geelong later this year.

The popular Mexican fast-food chain is set to open its newest location in Leopold, just outside of Geelong. Opening up at the Gateway Plaza on the Bellarine Highway, the new restaurant will offer locals a taste of authentic Mexican cuisine, including tacos, burritos, nachos, and more.

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Due to open mid-year (we’ll have an exact date for you all soon), the Leopold location will feature a vibrant and colourful interior, with Mexican-inspired decor that creates a festive and welcoming atmosphere. The restaurant will also feature a drive-thru, gifting the region the first – and highly anticipated – Mexican drive-thru restaurant! Olé!

Known for its commitment to fresh and high-quality ingredients, with a focus on sustainable and ethical sourcing, the restaurant’s menu is packed full of vibrant and delicious Mexican options. There are burritos, burrito bowls, $3 tacos, nachos, nacho fries, Cali burritos (filled with skin-on fries!), quesadillas, enchiladas, salads and a bunch of kids items.

There’s also a variety of options for vegetarians and vegans, as well as gluten-free and low-carb options.

The opening of Guzman y Gomez in Leopold is exciting news for locals who have been waiting for a taste of authentic Mexican food in the area. Since beginning in Sydney in 2006, the chain’s popularity across Australia – with more than 150 restaurants – is a testament to the quality of their food and the commitment to their values.

For those who haven’t yet tried Guzman y Gomez (with the closest store located in Werribee), the Leopold location will be the perfect opportunity to experience the delicious and fresh flavours of Mexican cuisine.

So mark your calendars and get ready to indulge in some tasty tacos and burritos at Guzman y Gomez. Stay tuned for an opening date.

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