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El Potro Mexican Cafe

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602 N Pearl St, Paola, KS 66071-1246
+1 913-294-9989
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (6 reviews)
“cheese dip” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
602 N Pearl St, Paola, KS 66071-1246
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is great, if it's nice sit outside on the deck. If you sit outside, you will not fill rushed, with sitting inside and customers coming in, sometimes I've felt like I needed to hurry so they can sit down. Overall, You'll enjoy it.

Thank M'Liss T
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite local restaurant. The food is great and I love the white cheese dip that is served with the chips and salsa.

Thank jolbooalexander
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Newly renovated. Very good food. Attentive wait staff (without hovering). Loyal clientele. Good prices.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here several times with my family for dinner. Always have good to friendly service. Great food & Big portions. We have tried several different meals and everyone is good.

Thank ozarkstrout
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Start off with chips salsa and queso dip,I sometimes pay for more of queso. Almost too much to choose from. All the usual tacos,burritos,enchiladas,etc but wit many options of meat or seafood,even bean options. There are also dinners of steaks,or seafood.desyunos/ breakfast. Reasonably priced and...More

Thank josephbV7562GR
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The best Mexican food! A huge selection to choose from. Great food & great prices! We generally eat here once a week. The sangrias are excellent too!

Thank judybW2242GQ
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

This was a surprising find and I wish it was in my own neighborhood. I am a tamale fan and order them almost wherever I go to see how the restaurant does them. El Potro's tamales were clearly homemade, and full of pork. They were...More

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal I ordered the Puerto Vallarta Absolutely delicious! Husband likes the borracho beans So good

Thank Lynn E
Reviewed September 23, 2017

On our way to visit the John Brown museum in Osawatomie and we chanced across this Mexican restaurant in Paola, just before our destination. Food was well prepared, good variety and good prices. $2.50 margarita specials, which pleased my wife. Service was excellent. Our waiter...More

Thank SkipJAtlanta
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Was impressed with the quality and portions of the food. Prices were fair and service was good. They served complimentary chips and salsa. The salsa was flavorful. They also have two kinds of hot salsa (red and green) upon request.

Thank Tracy T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 N Pearl St, Paola, KS 66071-1246
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Paola
  • Phone Number: +1 913-294-9989
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