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El Maguey

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1340 Forum Dr, Rolla, MO 65401
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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  • 4
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good margarita's

For Rolla very good. Good anywhere else. If you have to eat in Rolla this is one of the best selections. Decent food, decently priced so you do not go away wishing you ate somewhere else.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
bob75098
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Rolla, Missouri
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Rolla, Missouri
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

For Rolla very good. Good anywhere else. If you have to eat in Rolla this is one of the best selections. Decent food, decently priced so you do not go away wishing you ate somewhere else.

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

During one of my mini-biketours through RollaMO, I had the pleasure of meeting Maria y Saul, owners of El Maguey Restaurant, who invited me to a meal there. Unfortunately, it was the last third of the day, I was already fairly tired with another 15miles/24kms to go (admittedly, it was a pretty good go, on World-class, 5-star route 72) and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Beginning to end a good experience. Food was served as ordered and great taste. Highly recommend.don't know why anyone would dislike

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Champaign
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94 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The restaurant is in a strip mall that's under renovation. The outside could have been more inviting and really the same can be said for the interior. It really needs an update and the overly bright colors muted a bit. We were not told about the drink specials before we ordered so the buy one get one free for a... More 

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Rolla, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is fairly average, portion size is good, atmosphere is family oriented and the Dos Equis on tap is perfect!

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Rolla, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Great place to stop in for a good Mexican Meal. Large group of friends showed for lunch and were treated like family. Good Price, Good Food, Good Service.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Completely messed up our order and was rude when we asked to fix it or for more chips. Never going there again since there are two other nice mexican restaurants in Rolla.

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Rolla, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

this is a great place to eat authentic Mexican grub. fairly priced menu and drinks available to 21+!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I like the El Magueys back home and this location did not disappoint either. It is always an enjoyable meal.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013 via mobile

Granted there aren't many good food joints here but we are staying in rolla tonight and wanted a non-chain place to eat. Eat here! Margheritas are good but go for the top shelf....food is unusually big portions too!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1340 Forum Dr, Rolla, MO 65401
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Rolla

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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