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El Mezcal

3100 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-7490
715-845-9100
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Ranked #22 of 133 restaurants in Wausau
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Wausau, Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Food is so good, service is very quick and attentive even when the restaurant is busy, we eat here often and every experience has been excellent, very good value

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Rothschild, Wisconsin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We visit this restaurant a few times per year and enjoy the tasty food and atmosphere. Prices are reasonable, too.

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Neenah, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We dined at El Mezcal for lunch yesterday based on my best friend's recommendation. The restaurant was busy but we were seated immediately. We each ordered a Strawberry Margarita, queso as an appetizer, and I had the chicken fajitas and she ordered a bean burrito. The chips and salsa served were very good. The salsa had a little kick and... More

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Fredonia, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Used the GPS to find Mexican while on a road trip, very pleasent suprise. All of the staff was freindly and efficent. Food came out quick with great portion size. Prices are low for what you get.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This place has delicious Mexican food, very nice prices, atmosphere is a bit cramped, location is good. Staff is friendly and quick

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Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Whenever we're in Wausau, my parents want to go here, so when we were in town today, we had to go for lunch. We arrived in the middle of the lunch rush but were seated immediately. As soon as we sat down, they brought out salsa and chips and took our drink orders. After contemplating over the tasty-sounding options, we... More

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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58 reviews 58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013 via mobile

The food here has been consistently good for us when we visit. And sometimes consistently good is not a bad thing at all. We have never had anything but great service, always attentive and prompt. The prices are extremely reasonable, you would pay as much or more to eat at Culver's.

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Wausau
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160 reviews 160 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013 via mobile

This Mexican restaurants is still my first choice of Mexican restaurants in this area. It was my birthday and they provided me a desert. I uploaded a picture. I can not give it a bigger review as ether are better places in the country.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

I was there for lunch and the beef in my burrito had a large vein in the middle of it. gross. My son went for dinner and had some sort of nachos loaded with goodies. He said it was very good.

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Mosinee
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

Love El Mezcal. They have good size portions and very good food. Prices are reasonable which makes it even better.

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