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El Mexicano

166 South Main Street, Willits, CA 95490-3504
(707) 459-5702
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Ranked #8 of 35 restaurants in Willits
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Dec 4, 2013
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English first
San Leandro, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

The shabby interior might make some people want to walk right past this place, but don't miss out on the tasty food and great service inside! The great reviews are well earned. The salsa was really good, the rellenos were absolutely delicious, and the enchiladas were good too. The rice and beans were fantastic! Seriously, some of the best beans... More

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Tamuning, Guam
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Great Mexican food with fast service and ample portions. In fact, portions are large enough that the ala carte menu is sufficient for me; the combination plates would be too much! Food is tasty. Staff is friendly and accommodating. So good, we ate there twice in four days. Will definitely eat there again.

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Beautiful Burbank
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013 via mobile

There was lots to choose from on the menu. The Super burritos a la carte were fresh and just the right size. Their chips and salsa were also very good.

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minnesota
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82 reviews 82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Restaurant located on main. Service was quick and friendly. Not that hungry so just ordered ala carte but the taco and beans were great. Beer available both on tap and in bottles.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012 via mobile

I grew up most of my life in Texas. My friends were mostly of Mexican decent. I was exposed to the best Mexican anyone could think of. When I moved to Northern California I missed the authentic Mexican food I was enjoying so much in the past. However, I found it at El Mex. This place is wonderful. The food... More

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Fort Bragg, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Small, family run resturant, service is good but food is bland.

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Willits, CA
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

Can't go wrong eating out at El Mex. Good Mexican food. Excellent service. Family owned and managed with love and care. Nicely decorated. Open 6 days a week Monday-Saturday. Lunch and dinner though they have added some breakfast items to their menu. Very dependable place to eat.

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Oakland, CA
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104 reviews 104 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

My husband and I stop here for lunch every time we pass through Willits on our way to and from Fort Bragg three times a year from the SF Bay Area. Right on the main drag, parking on the side, our front, or in the back lot. Wonderful fresh chips and spicy (but not too) salsa. My husband loves their... More

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