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El Tequila Salsa Restaurant & Bar

Mexican
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2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
715-298-3277
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner
Description: This might be a newer restaurant as the last time I was through two years...
This might be a newer restaurant as the last time I was through two years ago this "strip mall" didn't exist and neither did the gas station next to it!
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  • 23
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Burrito and Margerita

Nice place to eat - quick, pleasant service and good food! The restaurant is located conveniently off the highway. Environment is colorful and tasteful - they have a spacious patio and ample seating in a restaurant area and separate bar area as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
WGoldy
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Nice place to eat - quick, pleasant service and good food! The restaurant is located conveniently off the highway. Environment is colorful and tasteful - they have a spacious patio and ample seating in a restaurant area and separate bar area as well.

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grafton, wi
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Excellent shrimp chimichangas! Love that there is bell pepper and onion cooked in with the protein in the chimichangas! Beautiful restaurant & top notch service! My husband and I wish you had a restaurant in the Milwaukee area!!!

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Rhinelander,WI
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98 reviews 98 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My husband and I have eaten here twice and have been pleasantly surprised both times.We ordered wine and whiskey so I can't comment on the margaritas, but the atmosphere is colorful and comfortable. Service was attentive without being overbearing. I ordered a burrito and it was very good. My husband had the chimichanga and really liked it. Prices are reasonable... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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209 reviews 209 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

We chose to eat here because they offered by one get one free margaritas on the night we were dining. As we stepped inside the restaurant, they didn't appear busy. It was decorated very nicely. We were greeted by a friendly staff and seated. As we went to place our beverage orders, we were told they were out of margarita... More 

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Murray, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

By far the best carnitas in town! Also 4 other pork dishes that are varied and delicious. Great service and good price. I have eaten here many times and still can't believe the value and quantity for my dollar.

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Rothschild WI
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31 reviews 31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Another couple and my spouse visited here this week. We wanted a new experience and found it with this restaurant. my wife and another guest both had steak fajitas while another guest had a chimichanga. I had my standard plate of enchiladas. All reported the food as excellent. I shoul dnote we started our midday meal with a cocktail; the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Our server was amazing! Super professional and attentive. Food was excellent! Their homemade sangria is right on the money! If I lived here this would be a go to spot.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We drove by this place and thought why not? Boy were we surprised. Having dined in Mexico and at any of the numerous Mexican restaurants in Milwaukee this restaurant outshines them all. I tasted flavors and complexities previously unknown. I would return here for sure and wish this place was in Milwaukee. This is no tex-mex. This is the real... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We got there before supper rush.. Wow. Great Mexican food! Some of the best we have had hands down. Kids ate everything, and will cleared our plates... Service was excellent...

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Sioux City, Iowa
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164 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

I dined here recently after having a massage in the area. The decor is Amazing--including the bathrooms. I felt like I was back in Central America--with the beautiful decor as well as the food! I enjoyed a fajita and a margarita. The food and service were both excellent! And I had some lovely leftovers.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: 715-298-3277

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

This might be a newer restaurant as the last time I was through two years ago this "strip mall" didn't exist and neither did the gas station next to it!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?