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El Puente

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SALUD​
El Premio Margarita
Our top-shelf margarita with tres generaciones and torres orange liqueur.
Golden Margarita
Our classic margarita laced with premium tequila and orange liqueur.
Classic Margarita
The “original” margarita with our without salt. On the rocks or frozen.
Flavored Margarita
Our classic margarita blended with choice of strawberry, raspberry, peach or mango.
Bloody Maria
Tangy tomato and vodka cocktail served mild or spicy
Patron Margarita
Our connoisseur margarita blended with patron silver tequila and patron citronge liquor.
Pina Colada
A cool, refreshing blend of coconut, pineapple and cruzan rum.
Daiquiri
Regular or strawberry, made with cruzan rum.
Café Mexicano
Perfect​ after-dinner drink. Tequila and kahlua in coffee with whipped cream and a cherry.
Non-Alcoholic Mixers
TEQUILA​
Mexico’s finest exports
Jose Cuervo Reserva
De La Famila
Gran Patron Platinum
Jose Cuervo Platino
Don Julio 1942
Aged 12 months or more
El Tesoro
Don Julio Anejo
Patrón Anejo
CERVEZA FRIA COLD BEER​
Bohemia
Corona
Corona Light
Dos Equis Amber
Dos Equis Special
Modelo Especial
Negra Modelo
Pacifico
Sol
Tecate
VINO / WINE​
Merlot
Cabernet Sauvignon
Chardonnay
Pinot Grigio
White Zinfandel
Sangria
Carafe, half carafe or lass
REFRESCOS / SOFT DRINKS​
2.50
Jarritos
Mexico’s favorite flavored soft drinks. Ask your server for flavors.
2.25
Lemonade
2.50
Horchata
Mexican rice water.
2.00
Coke
Diet coke
Sprite
Root beer
Soft Drinks
7.95
Soft Drink Pitcher
2.50
Kiddie Cocktail
2.25
Iced Tea
2.25
Coffee
2.50
Hot Chocolate
2.25
Juice
BOTANAS / APPETIZERS​
7.95
Combination Tray
Nachos,​ flautas and dressed peppers with guacamole and sour cream.
Market
Guacamole with Chips
Our homemade guacamole with a side of jalapenos and chips.
Market
Guacamole with Chips
Half order
Nachos Special
Beef, chicken or chorizo, large chips topped with beans, meat and cheese, with guacamole and sour cream.
7.95
Shrimp Ceviche
Four nacho chips pilled with shrimp, avocados, onions, cilantro, tomatoes and sour cream.
7.95
Queso Fundido
Grilled chorizo or chicken with melted Mexican cheese, jalapenos and corn of flour tortillas.
6.95
Chile con Queso
Creamy​ Mexican jalapeno cheese sauce, perfect for dipping.
6.95
Dressed Jalapeno Peppers
Six jalapeno slices “dressed” in cream cheese, breaded and deep-fried with sour cream and tomatoes.
7.95
Sincronizadas
Grilled ham, onions and tomatoes with melted Mexican cheese between two large flour tortillas.
5.50
Small Sincronizadas
ENSALADAS Y SOPAS SALAD & SOUPS​
7.95
Steak +1.00
Taco Salad
Beef, chicken or seafood, beans, lettuce, green peppers, onions, cheese, black olives, cilantro and sour cream pilled hight in a tortilla shell,
3.25
Dinner Salad 3.25
Choice of dressing: Ranch, Italian, Thousand Island or French
Cup 3.25
Bowl 4.25
Quart (carry-out only) 9.25
Chili
Our authentic, homemade chili. Want it spicy, just ask.
7.95
Chef’s Salad
Generous salad stacked with bacon, ham, onions, green peppers, cheese, black olives, two cheeses and avocado slices.
A LA CARTE​
2.55
Taco
Beef​ or chicken crispy or soft.
3.25
Steak Taco
Crispy,​ soft or flour with salsa fresca.
2.95
Small Burrito
Beef,​ chicken or bean.
6.95
Chimichanga
Beef, chicken, steak or seafood.
2.95
Mole +1.00
Enchilada
Beef, chicken or cheese
3.55
Flauta
Beef or chicken with guacamole and sour cream.
2.95
Small Quesadilla
Mexican cheese grilled on flour tortilla.
5.50
Tostada
Open-face taco with beef, chicken, chorizo or guacamole, with beans, lettuce cheese, guacamole, sour cream and sauce.
6.95
Chile Relleno
Poblano pepper stuffed with Mexican cheese, batter-dipped and fried. Topped with enchilada sauce.
2.95
Tamale
Shredded pork in corn meal masa.
ESPECIALIDADES MEXICANAS / MEXICAN SPECIALTIES​
11.25
2 Tacos 8.95
Steak Taco Platter
Three steak tacos in crispy, soft corn or flour tortillas. Served with rice and beans.
10.95
Chilaguiles with Steak
Tortilla chips sauteed in a tangy salsa with beef. Topped with Mexican cheese and served with beans and sour cream.
7.95
Chilaquiles with Eggs
8.95
Chimichanga Dinner
Steak, chicken, beef or seafood in a large flour tortilla, deep-fried crispy with guacamole and sour cream.
8.95
Mini Chimichanga Dinner
Beef or chicken in a small flour tortilla, deep-fried with guacamole and sour cream.
9.50
Enchiladas Mexicanas
Two chicken enchiladas smothered in our homemade mole sauce and topped with onions, Mexican cheese and sour cream.
9.95
Chile Relleno Dinner
Poblano pepper stuffed with Mexican cheese, batter-dipped and fried. Topped with enchilada sauce and served with tortillas.
9.95
Pollo en Mole Puebla-Style 9.95
Half chicken simmered in our homemade mole sauce. Served with rice, beans and tortillas.
9.95
Pollo Ranchero
Half chicken simmered in our tangy salsa ranchero. Served with rice, beans and tortillas.
7.95
Huevos Rancheros
Three eggs (any style) smothered in our salsa ranchero with rice, beans and tortillas.
HAGA SU COMBINACION / CREATE YOUR OWN COMBINATION​
With Spanish Rice and Beans
Any 2 Items
8.95
Burrito
Beef, chicken or bean
8.95
Enchilada
Beef, chicken or cheese
8.95
With steak +1.50 per taco
Taco
Beef or chicken
Any 3 Items
10.95
Quesadillas
Cheese only
10.95
Tamale
Shredded pork
10.95
Flauta
Steak or chicken
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
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All reviews enchiladas chips and salsa authentic mexican food great food and margaritas call ahead for reservations been coming here for years love this place arcada concert border st entrees
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

El Puente is a fantastic Mexican restaurant! I have been coming here for years, and it never disappoints! The food, service, and cozy feel of this place are all great! The chicken enchiladas are a must, and the chips and salsa are awesome! Highly recommend!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank secretagentgs
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

I have been here a few times now. The enchiladas or tamales are my favorite. Word of warning; if you go the same day as an Arcada concert, make reservations.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BartlettDan
Reviewed October 16, 2018

A group of us had a late lunch here. Very good service, but it wasn't busy. Margaritas were wonderful. My chicken fajitas were delicious! Great location across from Arcada.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Illinois1
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

First I will say, perfect location for a pre-Arcada concert. I recently visited Cabo San Lucas where I ate authentic Mexican meals. This place is the closest thing to being in Mexico. There food is easily the best Mexican food I have had in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BartlettDan
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite places for lunch in the St. Charles area. Delicious Mexican food home cooked by people who know and understand how to prepare it. Well decorated with quiet Spanish music. Also a great place for drinks and conversation with a group or...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jeff S
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

This place has now been my go-to restaurant prior to any concert across the street. Make sure you call ahead for reservations. My typical meal included enchiladas. This time I tried their tamales. Just about the best I have ever had. Will most definitely be...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BartlettDan
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

When you’re tired of chains and grills and just want authentic Mexican food this is the place to come. Great bar decor and good service. Generous portions

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank JQuilter
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Before attending a concert at the Arcada, we stopped in her for dinner. Best Mexican food I have ever had. I love tamales and was pleasantly surprised to see them on the menu. If a good band is playing across the street you will want...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BartlettDan
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We have been going here since they opened. We liked that the sauces were mild for one of our friends with a bad stomach and we could add a spicier sauce on our entrees. This last time the entrees from the kitchen were very spicy...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Linda D
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Our visit to Saint Charles included a stop at this restaurant. I would say that there enchiladas are the best that I've ever had. We will be back very soon.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank BartlettDan
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