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El Loro Mexican Restaurant

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1428 Yankee Doodle Rd, Eagan, MN 55121-1801
651-405-8244
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 26
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  • 22
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice patio !

Beautiful day in Minnesota. It was so nice , we decided to try and locate a Mexican restaurant with a patio. Using tripadvisor, we searched for nearby restaurants and discover El Loro. Wasn't clear from the posting if the they had a patio, but decided to go take a look. They did ! They Did! They... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
jmsmoll
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DFW
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DFW
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Beautiful day in Minnesota. It was so nice , we decided to try and locate a Mexican restaurant with a patio. Using tripadvisor, we searched for nearby restaurants and discover El Loro. Wasn't clear from the posting if the they had a patio, but decided to go take a look. They did ! They Did! They have a very nice... More 

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Eagan minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We tried this place last year and it has become our favorite Mexican place for good food and drinks...The staff are nice and helpful. It is not fancy but very good for couples or families. It can be very busy but worth the wait...

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Eagan, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

This is the place were we go to with our kids. Birthdays, college admissions, graduations all have been celebrated here. Food is great, staff is better! They will make food to order per request. No problem with substitutions. They have amazing salsa and white sauce. Prices are reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Service was fast, efficient and very friendly. The menu is huge and the variety is incredible so there truly is something for everyone so this place is sure to please all palettes. The fajitas taco salad was the best I've ever eaten. Others at our table raved about their selections and were equally pleased with their meals. The margaritas were... More 

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Rosemount, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Good prices, excellent food, good waitering! I liked the food we had! It was well fixed and an excellent value!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I thought this was going to be another Mexican joint. It is in many ways but the big difference is the food is much better. The cocktails are pricey and but they do the job right! The food everyone loved and I would definitely go back again. I wouldn't drive out of my way to seek out this place though.

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Eagan, Minnesota
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96 reviews 96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lunch is a perfect time to go, even if you're in a hurry. The food is great and comes out very fast. The waiters at lunch seem to realize that most people have a time limit for their lunch so they give you the bill shortly after your food arrives. You pay at the front so when you're ready to... More 

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Mississauga, Ontario
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Loved our time at this restaurant and food was good, not great though as I would of liked to of tasted a bit more spices for flavour not heat. Staff are friendly and helpful. Decor is nice but not fancy. Restaurant is in a strip mall and does not look like much on the outside so its fitting with the... More 

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Lake City, Minnesota
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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Group of 6 friends ate here. Everyone had wonderful meals. Really good service. Will be back when in the Eagan area.

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

There were a few patrons but not a lot of customers there on the evening we stopped. The cook maybe did not realize that there was super amounts of salt in the chicken enchilada dish I had, it was so much that I could not finish it. When I mentioned it to the server, there was no comment. No substitution... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1428 Yankee Doodle Rd, Eagan, MN 55121-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eagan
  • Phone Number: 651-405-8244

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from El Loro Mexican Restaurant staff and past visitors.
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?