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El Mexicano

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195 Baldwin Sq, Fairhope, AL 36532-2046
+1 251-929-7827
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Feb 4, 2018
“Good service”
Oct 27, 2017
“Favorite of locals”
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195 Baldwin Sq, Fairhope, AL 36532-2046
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

The service was very good. Our order was taken quickly and waiter was very efficient. We were a little disappointed in the food. It was good, but did not seem to have as much flavor as we had expected.

Thank Rita P
Reviewed October 27, 2017

We have been coming here for almost 20 years. When our kids come home from college, this is where they want to go for dinner on their first night home. Family owned and staffed, the food and the ambiance are exactly what a Mexican restaurant...More

Thank BamaPodge
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We have eaten here for years and it is always consistently good. Great salsa and thin crispy chips. There are many good items on the menu so it is hard to go wrong with any of them. I really like the tostadas and the Mexican...More

1  Thank Kay H
Reviewed February 18, 2017

Very clean restaurant. The food was very good, and the service was just as good. Our food came out very quickly. Portions are huge and reasonably priced. Huge basket of chips came with meal.

Thank Steve And Joy M
Reviewed December 13, 2016

The food is good but not all the time. Sometimes its not fresh. One time the server forgot to put ice on my juice and forgot to bring me some tortilla for my carne asado. The service is ok.They have a good Taquitos. Good prices.

Thank ChinitoAmigo316
Reviewed December 10, 2016

If you like fajitas, try this restaurant out! Lot of locals eat here. Ask for hamburguesa. He will be glad to help!

Thank Trey P
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Found this restaurant by chance and were glad we did. Service was very good and the food was wonderful. Definitely worth a visit is you are in the mood for some good Mexican food.

Thank Kenny B
Reviewed September 18, 2016

With Mariachi showing up every Monday night, Rick Bragg is not wrong to give El Mexicano a shout out in June's Southern Living. We who live in Fairhope know how excellent it is. The place is family run and they run it with love. They...More

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Salsa does not have cilantro, was served lukewarm with chips for free. Margaritas are average with premade mix. Standard American/Mexican fare.

Thank johnathanhogan
Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

Great place to see locals. We eat here once a week. Friendly service with great food. Also big supporter of our local schools and little league programs.

Thank Roxanne W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Baldwin Sq, Fairhope, AL 36532-2046
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-7827
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