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El Mezcal

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790 Cornerstone Crossing, Waterford, WI
262-514-2351
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
good food, great service, reasonable prices

I go here at least once a month and have never been disappointed. Their service is excellent, the prices very reasonable (especially the lunch specials) and the food comes out quickly and tasty. I typically order something different every time, so I can't necessarily make a recommendation on a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
jlh2001
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Waterford, Wisconsin, United States
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Littleton
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I am from Denver, and love Mexican food. This was NOT Mexican food!!!! I ordered enchiladas which had some kind of white sauce (I guess that it was cheese, being in WI), drizzled over the platter. I guess that I am used to red sauce or pork green chili smothered over my Mexican food. I had a combo of four... More 

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Waterford, Wisconsin, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I think some of the food here is good. The fiesta taco salad, the mini chimi's and the giant burrito. Anything you order with steak in it is not great. The steak they use is really cheap and chewy. It seems like they keep taking the same ingredients and remixing them for different menu items. The margaritas, however, are excellent!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

I just got food from this place. My husband and I have lived in Waterford for 5 years and I just found this place existed. I have never had such terrible Mexican food in my life. The meat was like dog food. I will stick with my gut from now on and go to places I know that serve actual... More 

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Waterford, Wisconsin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I go here at least once a month and have never been disappointed. Their service is excellent, the prices very reasonable (especially the lunch specials) and the food comes out quickly and tasty. I typically order something different every time, so I can't necessarily make a recommendation on a particular dish. Everything is good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The best fish tacos in the area! Also, the California Burrito is very good. Friendly, courteous staff. Very attentive.

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East Troy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Love to go here! Best Poblano peppers I have had! We've always had great food and service. Drinks are great too. Love the Mango Margaritas!

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Burlington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Enjoyed a meal with family at El Mezcal recently. The Combo meals are a good value - and there are over 15 of them to choose from! Service is excellent, and the chips and salsa are delicious. The 3 of us split a dessert - a cheesecake chimichanga. It was AMAZING!!!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

There aren't a lot of great Mexican restaurants in the area so I'm happy to at least have a reliable one. I haven't had the pleasure of dining in the restaurant but have ordered carry out a few different times. I try to pick something different every visit. My boyfriend always chooses tacos (very adventurous) with chips, salsa, and guacamole.... More 

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milwaukee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We visit every few months, and like to try different dishes. Chips and salsa are always a favorite. My son usually gets some type of seafood dish, and has yet to be disappointed. Service is excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Impressed with their Friday Fish Fry. Plenty of food, $7.99 for a basic ff of 3 large pieces of fried cod, seasoned fries & a side salad. Carry out orders also include chips and salsa. Made fresh to order. No potato pancakes, but, besides this polak missing that, very good!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 790 Cornerstone Crossing, Waterford, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: 262-514-2351

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?