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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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2066 Old Shell Rd, Mobile, AL 36607-3349
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been to Fuego for lunch and dinner. I prefer lunch only because the restaurant tends to be quiet loud with the dinner crowds. I love Mexican food and I have never been disappointed with anything on the menu. The chips are always hot and the salsa is cold and delicious. The guacamole made ate the table is very good.... More 

Thank Jeanne H
Fairhope, Alabama
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten there twice, both times for dinner. The first time was enjoyable with good service and good California Mexican style food (we moved to Lower AL from So. California and found Fuego's food familiar). The more recent visit was with another couple and the experience was far less pleasing. We had reservations for a late dinner. Service was... More 

Thank nosh43
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

What fresh guacamole! Made tableside, it is delicious! Great Margherita! Great service! Mobile staple that deserves a visit

Thank travelinglynn99
Tallahassee, Florida
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016

I'm embarrassed at how much money I spent at my first trip to Fuego, but I don't regret a dime. Mexican food is one of those things that is pretty hard to screw up, but perhaps even harder to elevate past the average dining experience- Fuego succeeds. The guacamole is definitely a must-have: the server makes it fresh right at... More 

Thank VoraciousViolinist
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

I had a Groupon that was about to expire so we went for happy hour on Friday night. $4 frozen Margaritas and $5 appetizers. Carne asada fries are wonderful. Love the matador shrimp also. Chicken quesadilla and fuego rolls have a wonderful honey bbq sauce. LOVE it!! RECOMMEND!!

Thank happycat0965
Semmes, Alabama
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Baja fish tacos are my favorite. The chips are thin and crispy, and with the guacamole made at your table, yum! I've also had the bacon wrapped shrimp, and they are great. Basically everything I've had has been delicious!

Thank cindywill1
Vancleave, Mississippi
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

We got a Groupon to try Fuego tonight! Let's just say they are really really good. The waitress we had Mary was absolutely amazing one of the best we've had in a really long time. The guacamole she made at the table was super good.

Thank adean1724
Mobile, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

I LOVE eating at Mexican restaurants, we usually go to once atleast twice and week and I just found out about this place this week when I went with my coworkers and I've never had anything better!!! Loved it!

Thank dallassimmons
Mobile, Alabama
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

We ate at Fuego's Saturday night and were very impressed! We started off with some appetizers- Fuego rolls were amazing and the homemade honey chipotle sauce was so delish. The nachos were good! The guacamole was made fresh at our table and was the best I've had on this side of the Mississippi. We had fajitas and the ribeye kabobs... More 

Thank Miranda H
Loxley, Alabama
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83 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

We had a Groupon, so we decided to give it a try. Wow! The food is amazing. We love the homemade salsa, and the steak skewers were delicious. Their margaritas are great and pack a punch. Their chicken rolls are delicious as well. They have happy hour until six Monday through Friday with half-price appetizers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2066 Old Shell Rd, Mobile, AL 36607-3349
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: 251-378-8619

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?