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El Tenampa

4565 W Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, Kissimmee, FL
407 397 1981
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Ranked #22 of 651 Restaurants in Kissimmee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

I am a repeat customer I love the food! My favorite time is when the mariachi band is playing. The restaurant always seems very clean. The service is always great. Of course I have my favorite entrées to order but once in a while I try new things off the menu.

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Southend-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Had a great meal here whilst in Florida. Food was very reasonable and delicious. Service was friendly and helpful From the outside you might think it was fast food / a shop but once inside it's a great place. Would advise anyone to give it a try - we loved it!

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Beaver, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The food was awesome, had to wait for table but well worth the wait. Waitress and staff very good. Had to wait for 45 min. To get food but it was well worth the wait.would go back again!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

pleasant surroundings, very busy but worth the wait for a table. food is fabulous but beware you get large portions of it. however you can take home whatever is left and the staff are extremely helpful if you can't quite make out the menu. we are looking forward to eating there again on our next visit to orlando. check out... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

As everyone else has said do NOT be put off by the exterior (I nearly said no to going in when we pulled up outside....) the food is delicious. Home cooked and plenty of choice. We have visited several times when on our holiday over here. We've had the chicken and steak fajitas and our fave the El Tenampa steak... More

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Lees Summit, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Located outside of the "tourist zone" of all things Disney, this is a wonderful, authentic Mexican restaurant on Hwy 192 (Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy) in Kissimmee. Don't be fooled by the less than appealing exterior of this restaurant--the inside is colorful and pleasant and clean. The restaurant shares the same building as a Spanish grocery store. Filled to the brim... More

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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We have been coming to this restaurant for about 3 years or more. The food was awesome....where did it go? My food tasted like it was left in refrigerator😢, The beans looked like they were made earlier in week and stored in the fridge. Very disappointed!

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Orlando
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94 reviews 94 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I met a college buddy today for lunch. I actually called him and sent him a photo of the restaurant-no way this could be the place. It's tucked away with a very small parking lot next to a (great) Spanish grocery. Still not sure how he found it (he lives in Port St Lucie) We both ordered the same thing... More

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Liverpool, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This place is awesome I agree the outside is not that nice but the inside is very nice and colorful. The food is delicious and is not over priced is really great. The staff is really friendly and polite. The food took some time to get to the table but it was worth it really fresh and just perfect.

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Davenport, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I went it this dump a couple of years back with my family, and the food and service were mediocre, at best. I decided to try it again today by myself, as it is located across the street from a tattoo shop I was getting work done at. The parking has still not improved. They have an uneven, cracked pavement... More

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