Mestizo, 103 Hampstead Road, London, NW1 3EL Tel: 0207387 4064

Mestizo, with both Mexican chefs and staff is one of London’s authentic Mexican restaurants. Mestizo has recently announced their fourth ‘Gastronomic Week’ Festival which is to run from the 8th to the 13th September.

During the Festival, Mestizo will be featuring the cuisine from 10 states in Mexico, (Yucatan, Chiapas, Campeche, Veracruz, Michoacán, Oaxaca, Guerrero, Jalisco, Guanajuato & Puebla). The restaurant will have a special menu available with a selection of 20 starters and 20 main courses to choose from.

The ‘Gastronomic Week’ Festival leads up to and will culminate on Mexican Independence Day, 15th September, with a special menu featuring traditional Mexican specialities. For those of you with the stamina, the 16th September will be ‘Curate la Cruda’ (cure the hangover) and it promises to provide a great chance to wind down and relax.

So, if you would like to sample some authentic Mexican cuisine, why not take the opportunity and pop along during the festival?