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“Great food at a great price” 5 of 5 stars
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El Mariachi
3703 S Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060
(540) 951-7300
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Ranked #20 of 106 restaurants in Blacksburg
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reisterstown, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Great food at a great price”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

The four of us got a great meal for a great price. The service was excellent and the food was delicious!

Visited January 2013
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15 reviews from our community

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  • English first
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English first
Waynesboro, Virginia
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Next door to Comfort Inn”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

Excellent service and decent food - good value for the money. Reasonably authentic mexican (what americans call mexican food - burritos, chimichangas, fajitas, etc.), good family atmosphere.

Visited December 2012
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Christiansburg, Virginia
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293 reviews 293 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 99 cities Reviews in 99 cities
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
“Very nice Mexican”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Stopped by with my wife after a business meeting about 12:30 pm on a Monday afternoon. Was seated promptly and drink orders taken. 16oz draft Dos Equis, taco salad and #8 luncheon special all came to a whopping $14 including tax!

Food was good and served quickly. Nice ambiance. Restaurant was only half full and many of the patrons appeared to be Mexican, which speaks well. We eat here once or twice a year. It's always predictably good, uncrowded and reasonably priced.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Rochester
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Real Mexican”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Authentic to the core, from service to food preparation. I frequent the Mexican Village area in Detroit, and this restaurant would fit right in....worth the trip and worth finding if you are in the area.

Visited October 2012
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Blacksburg, VA
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Good inexpensive quality Mexican food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

A group of us go out to restaurants about once a week and we visit this one regularly. The nacho Grande lives up to 'Grande' and is very good. So is their Combination Plate. The staff is quick to serve and the food comes out in about 15 minutes. We have never been disappointed here.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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