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El Agave

1381 West Highway 20, McDonough, GA 30253-7304
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Ranked #25 of 153 Restaurants in McDonough
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- Sep 14, 2014
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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I have eaten at several Mexican restaurants. I really enjoyed the food and the service at El Agave. Hope I can visit the FairBridge hotel again soon so I have an excuse to eat at l Agave.

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Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

There wasn't anything to dislike. The drinks and food were fantastic! The staff were all friendly and courteous. You can either eat inside or outside on the patio with a view.

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Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Walked to the nearest restaurant to my hotel and it was El Agave. I was very surprised... the food was very good and priced right. I would definitely return!

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Niceville, Florida
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Ate here this afternoon and ordered Carne Asada. I know its skirt steak,but really how tough can marinaded steak can't be this bad. I couldn't really chew it, but I tried. It was also cooked on a flat grill, not much seasoning, and as I said, tough! The rice, potatoes, and beans were the norm, nothing special. The tortillas were... More

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
161 reviews 161 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Were staying at hotel across the Street and walked over to El Agave. Perfect location as well as service. Food and drinks were terrific with great service.

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Locust Grove, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Food was really good and reasonably priced. Service was so-so. But what turned us off was the noise. Between the music and TV's, couldn't carry on a conversation.

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Hampton, a.
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

There seems to be a Mexican restaurant on every corner, but the best is el agave. Both the locations in mcdonough are great. The food is delicious and atmosphere nice, especially for the incredible value. Salsa is fantastic. We go twice a month!

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Brunswick, GA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I would drive past this place and look elsewhere. We sat on the patio, which was nice. Waitress was polite, but made no recommendations as to what was good or bad (I asked her, she shrugged) We ordered cheese dip - it was typical. Salsa tasted like tomato sauce with nothing added (YUCK!) Food came and was edible (It did... More

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Kentucky
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64 reviews 64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We were there on the weekend and enjoyed the food (my husband felt it could use a little more spice. The murals on the walls were special and an added bonus was a singer with a beautiful voice.

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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99 reviews 99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

This, not easy to find Mexican Restaurant, was well worth the effort. By chance, we arrived during happy hour and some ice cold XX Amber beer at a really good price. Our waiter was an older man who was well versed in the food offered on the menu. He did not, however, believe the XX beer was on sale until... More

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