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El Mexicano Mexican Grill - CLOSED

911 S Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-5413
+1 928-474-4422
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible20%
Nov 16, 2014
“Pretty Much your Average Mexican Restaurant”
Sep 13, 2014
“Best Margaritas in Payson”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
911 S Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-5413
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11 - 20 of 60 reviews

Reviewed July 25, 2013

had the camarons a la plancha, pretty tasty dish. i saw several items that were new on the menu and was told they just changed their menu and added/took away several things. the service was good. some things are a bit pricey but there are...More

1  Thank stacey n
Reviewed July 22, 2013

We stopped at El Mexicano, on our way up the rim, for a camping trip. I am quite picky about Mexican food and wasn't impressed with the last Payson restaurant we tried (El Rancho). The salsa at El Mexicano was awesome & obviously homemade. My...More

1  Thank C-in-AZ
Reviewed July 12, 2013

We were in Payson on a Tuesday evening in July and decided to give this place a try despite the fact that the latest incarnation of this eatery has been receiving mixed reviews. We were greeted promptly and given a choice of booth or table...More

2  Thank BJMM
Reviewed June 30, 2013

I suppose every small town has, from time to time, serious labor problems. El Mexicano is not the exception. Our last visit, however, was excellent. I had a taco and enchilada - excellent. My wife had 2 fish tacos - excellent. The real reason we...More

1  Thank Steve-KRIM-FM
Reviewed April 27, 2013

Clean location, very friendly staff, fast & good food. We would eat here again and recommend it to friends or family.

Thank B K
Reviewed April 25, 2013

N 34 13.725 W 111 19.617 04/22/13 Our Niece brought us here. They come often I feel sorry for them, as this was one of those days when everything goes wrong. I would like to go back again on a good day. The place is...More

Thank Emry L
Reviewed March 12, 2013

Service was a little slow. Luckily we were on vacation, so no time frame. Food was great. Well worth the wait. Large portion for your buck.

Thank ehbrown74
Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

We use to frequent this place when it was Fiesta Mexicana. This place has the same margaritas that we have been missing out on for the past 4 years. Tasty margaritas, great food and salsa and service was very friendly! Can't wait to visit on...More

Thank preskitgirl
Reviewed February 16, 2013

Went in for dinner with my family, in a previous visit it was just bad. However this visit was great all around!! service was great, our drinks were not only good but only took minutes to get them. The food was better than the competetors...More

1  Thank kim c
Reviewed January 19, 2013

This is my third review of El Mexicano. My first in 09/2012 shortly after it opened, which was very good. My second in November, 2012, after about my 5th visit and the quality of the chips, food and marguaritas was steadily declining. They were open...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $15
Good for
Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 911 S Beeline Hwy, Payson, AZ 85541-5413
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Payson
  • Phone Number: +1 928-474-4422
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Description
Bright and Happy atmosphere! Goos service and food fair prices and friendly staff. catering available. group events. family friendly
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