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El Mezcal - CLOSED

1819 W 23rd St, Lawrence, KS 66046-2701
+1 785-832-8775
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Sep 2, 2015
“The standard for mexican food in Lawrence”
Jul 13, 2015
“Great food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1819 W 23rd St, Lawrence, KS 66046-2701
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Reviewed September 2, 2015

El Mez is the Mexican place that everyone knows in Lawrence. The food is tasty and plentiful, most meals can be shared. We love the fajitas, and the margaritas are the best in town. Lawrence has a lot of Mexican food option and El Mez...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed July 13, 2015

Great Mexican food, had the chicken chimi which was on special, lots of chicken, nicely cooked. Service was attentive, took care of us, kept drinks filled etc. Ambiance is typically Mexican with bright colors, carved wooden benches, etc. pricing was reasonable, but that is very...More

Thank Judysue
Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

We frequent this El Mez and always enjoy the food. Normal order of Fajitas are plenty for two to split. Can get a line into dining area with people trying to pay.

Thank 233BK233
Reviewed November 22, 2014

We rate our Mexican restaurants by the quality of the chile rellenos and the tamales. Why I OK with the tamales (3/5 rating), the chile rellenos with GREEN (not red) sauce are over the top.

Thank kstephen
Reviewed September 29, 2014

Food is always consistently good. Quick Service. Fun and festive atmosphere. And good bang for the buck! Muy bueno! Ole!

Thank Janet M
Reviewed September 8, 2014

When you want good Mexican food, El Mezcal is the place to go! Service is quick and friendly. The menu is extensive and it is always hard to choose! The White Cheese Dip is to die for and the Margarita's are superb!

Thank TheBoysGrandma
Reviewed September 7, 2014

I have gone to this Mezcal many times over the years. My favorite dish is the nachos supreme, although I have not found a dish that was bad yet.

Thank J P
Reviewed July 27, 2014

We have eaten at many different Mezcal locations and this is our favorite. My husband always get the chili rellenos with green (instead of red) sauce (10/10) and I get chicken fajitas (10/10). The service is usually fast and take out is accurate ~ which...More

Thank kstephen
Reviewed November 26, 2013

I used to love El Mezcal and it used to be THE Mexican place in town back in the day. Sad to say, times have changed. We ate lunch there this weekend. My food initially was ok, nothing great and nothing bad. The portions were...More

Thank vern_728
Reviewed October 23, 2013

I rated "average" because there was no rating between "average" and "very good." It is actually a good Mexican restaurant. Pretty decent and authentic food and very good and fast service at a reasonable price. I eat there often when in Lawrence and will again...More

Thank chowhound2013
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  • Address: 1819 W 23rd St, Lawrence, KS 66046-2701
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 785-832-8775
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