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El Maguey Mexican Restaurant

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2737 Highway K, O'Fallon, MO 63368-7864
636-379-2777
Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
So-so food & service

My daughter and I ate here on a road trip. We were craving Mexican, and have eaten at several other St. Louis area El Magueys with good results. So, we drove an extra 45 minutes past many other restaurants to get here. It was 4:30pm, so we were seated immediately, by some guy who casually tossed... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
Sue B
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Barnhart, MO
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Barnhart, MO
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My daughter and I ate here on a road trip. We were craving Mexican, and have eaten at several other St. Louis area El Magueys with good results. So, we drove an extra 45 minutes past many other restaurants to get here. It was 4:30pm, so we were seated immediately, by some guy who casually tossed menus on a table... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

This is a good locally owned Mexican restaurant. Good food, service, and reasonable prices. You will not be disappointed.

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good food at a reasonable price. Not the friendliest folks working there but the food makes up for there attitude. Service could be better, never did get refill on drinks server busy on his phone.

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The food is decent and the atmosphere is okay, too, but you can hit or miss with the level of service and friendliness of the staff. I rate the chain average because of the level of service. You can get warm and friendly service at times and not so nice service at other times.

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

El Maguey is super cheap & super fast. It is definitely a noisy place as there are ALWAYS large groups there for dinner.

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O Fallon, MO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

We come here often and always really enjoy it. The prices are very reasonable and the food is really yummy!

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Lubbock, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We went here for dinner and had a very nice meal. I am from Texas so I have had my share of Mexican food in a variety of dishes. I have never had arroz con pollo (chicken with rice) like this and it was delicious. Fluffy rice covered with big pieces of grilled chicken topped with a blanco cheese sauce.... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We eat here a lot & we're never disappointed. If you like Mexican food but don't want to spend a lot of money, this is for you.

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O'fallon, Missouri
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Nothing outstanding to recommend on the menu but if you and the family are in the mood you can get something to please everyone who likes Mexican. All of them are the same when it comes to menu and decor. Notice the hand-carved benches and ask where they got them if you want to buy one for out or indoor... More 

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Winfield, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Awesome inexpensive food with great service. Lunch specials are great, and tasty. You need to try this one for yourself. Thumbs up..

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Additional Information about El Maguey Mexican Restaurant

Address: 2737 Highway K, O'Fallon, MO 63368-7864
Phone Number: 636-379-2777
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  O'Fallon
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2737 Highway K, O'Fallon, MO 63368-7864
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  O'Fallon
  • Phone Number: 636-379-2777

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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