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El Mariachi Mexican Restaurant

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141 Swanson Ave Ste 5, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0847
(928) 505-8030
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Lake Havasu City, Arizona, United States
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Very nice little place. Good food, good prices, good service. Have been there for lunch and dinner, never disappointed.

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Winter Park, Colorado
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We spent the month of April in Lake Havasu City on vacation and dined at this little family run cantina a number of times. The food was always good.....we likely have tried 8 or 10 different dishes and all were very good and reasonably priced. Karina is tops when it comes to service....be sure and ask for her! Can't wait... More 

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Thank DickNorman
United States
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

You will not find better Mexican food in Lake Havasu. Save your money, skip the chain restaurants. You wont regret it.

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Burnaby
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Our first night in Lake Havasu and after a long day of travel, this was exactly what we needed for a fun, relaxing and laid back dinner. Pitcher of margaritas and two entrees under 40 bucks! The service was great and the place was packed and not slowing down. Worth a revisit before our trip is over

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Thank TLC401BC
Las Vegas, Nevada
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Came here by word of mouth suggestion from long time locals. Festive Mexican decorations. Excellent fajitas and margaritas by the pitcher. Wait staff were attentive, food came out quickly, everything was correct and still piping hot. Would definitely go again,

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Thank C r
Inyokern, California
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98 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Go early, it gets crowded on friday nights. And loud when the margarita's start flowing. :) Really good Fish Taco's!

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Thank Desertswimmer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

My fiance and I eat here every Sunday night and we always have the best service and the best food (for cheap) and we always have a great time but we decided to come for lunch and the service was horrendous a male and a female server was working and payed no attention to us food came out wrong do... More 

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Thank Melissa A
Phoenix Arizona
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218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Visiting for the day to see an old friend we decided to try this little spot. I'll be honest and say that I haven't had Mexican Food this boring and bland since my last trip to Europe. In this case it was a good thing for my friend from Nebraska who can't handle spicy heat. To me the Salsa was... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

We were looking forward to really good Mexican food, based on the reviews we read. The margaritas were excellent, but found the enchiladas and burritos to be a bit bland. The steak and shrimp was very overcooked.

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Thank 649carolinet
Minneapolis, MN
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

This is a restaurant that has a small sign and is in a strip mall. You wouldn't notice it unless you knew it was there. That being said, I hope some people can't find it because it is already plenty busy and the food is outstanding! The service was very quick and pleasant. The $4.00 house margaritas were good and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Swanson Ave Ste 5, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0847
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Lake Havasu City
  • Phone Number: (928) 505-8030

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