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El Mariachi

Five Points
Mexican
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503 New Leicester Hwy, Asheville, NC 28806
828-225-4209
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The mexican restaurant I have been waiting for..

Been in Asheville almost two years and stunned at the lack of good, basic fresh mexican food. Lets see, in Asheville, there is California style..its here, don't like it. High end...nice, but not for every day. Where is the wonderful, basic mexican...you know, where the burrito and enchilada sauce... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2013
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Been in Asheville almost two years and stunned at the lack of good, basic fresh mexican food. Lets see, in Asheville, there is California style..its here, don't like it. High end...nice, but not for every day. Where is the wonderful, basic mexican...you know, where the burrito and enchilada sauce are actually different and not all butter? I. Found. It. And... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

I went with a group of friends, the staff was very friendly,the service was great, and the food was delicious!! :D I ordered a steak quesadilla with rice and cheese smoothered in cheese sauce! yum!! For dessert I ordered a slice of Tres Leche Cake (Cake made out of 3 different types of milk). It was so increadible!! I love... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2011

I went on a Tuesday evening with my husband and picky fourteen year old daughter to El Mariachi restaurant. We were warmly greeted and sat immediately. We ordered sweet teas which were brought to the table almost immediately. The tea was VERY smooth and not overly sweet. I ordered enchiladas Verde, my husband ordered enchiladas suisaand my daughter ordered the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 503 New Leicester Hwy, Asheville, NC 28806
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Five Points
  • Neighborhood: Five Points
  • Phone Number: 828-225-4209

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  • Cuisine: Mexican

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