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El Jefe Luchador

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Mexican
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27 South Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, FL
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Seating, Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Get a Burrito!!

Load up a burrito...their guacamole is really delicious make sure to get pork-style when choosing your meat. the steak is a little dry. The salad is bland and boring

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Stefanie I
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Load up a burrito...their guacamole is really delicious make sure to get pork-style when choosing your meat. the steak is a little dry. The salad is bland and boring

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh food, lots of variety and reasonable prices. A must visit! Our favourites were the salad, nachos, Mahi tacos and tortilla soup.

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Thank Stephanie D
Toms River
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Great menu with things that are different from the typical Mexican fare. Loads of different salsa choices, beer and snack type stuff too

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Thank John H
Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Skip that garbage Taco Bell! Found my new taco spot! Fresh ,tasty steak tacos! I was in and out in 5 min. That was 11:30. I'm sure they get busier after 12

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Thank KevinFrog
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Perfectly seasoned - delicious Mexican! They call it "street-style" but the place is clean and food is savory! It is the closest to fast food Mexican you will find, with the quality of a local restaurant.

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Thank Lina S
Boca Raton, Florida
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

the food is great although you must really take some time to study the menu, the el jefe luchador quesadilla is an absolute must !

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Thank soulman917
Medford, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

The food here is good, but it seemed very expensive. The person behind the counter knew what she was doing and was very helpful in helping us decide what we wanted.

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Thank Jimri
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Not a bad place if you are in the mood for some Mexican street food that's kinda like the real thing. The atmosphere is eclectic with a good salsa bar. My go-to item are the tacos, they have a good variety of meat choices and they serve beer too! I have not had good luck with other items though like... More 

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Thank Photero
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

This place is awesome, and virtually everything off the menu is delicious. I highly recommend the El Mistico (beef barbacoa quesadilla) and tacos like the Blue Demon (crispy mahi taco) and the El Rey (crispy shrimp taco). Their nachos are great, too! Finally, who doesn't love Mexican wrestling masks around you while you eat?

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Thank Dimitrios D
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Good for a quick bite. Not service oriented but the food always has me coming back for more. My fave is the beef barbacoa tacos, if you don't like onions request them to hold.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 South Federal Hwy, Deerfield Beach, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Deerfield Beach

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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