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El Pueblito Restaurant

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2917 23rd St, Columbus, NE 68601-3205
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Very good food. Great drinks. Nice staff. Very Clean. Everything I've always ate here and others I've been with or spoke to about this place have never had any complaints.

Thank Peggy F
Columbus, Nebraska, United States
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The staff is a closely knit team of mostly family. The food is very good. If you're not sure where to park, drive around back. One of the best Mexican Restaurants in town, but it definitely the best staff. (A little drafty in the winter, wear warm socks.)

Thank Theresa G
San Luis Obispo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Looking for the real stuff in the middle of Nebraska? This is it! Mexican food that tastes 'Mexican'! I eat here at least once every trip to Columbus.

Thank MySLOtravels
Columbus, Nebraska
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very tasty, great price, good service. We love the chips and salsa given to the table while we wait for the meal. They are great.

Thank AVred
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Best mexican food I've ever had. My waitress was nice and attentive. Buisness was clean and taken care of.

Thank melmomof4js
Columbus NE
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

One of the sure benefits of the influx of Mexican culture in the area has been the number of authentic Mexican restaurants. Starting out with chips and delicious salsa, refilled if necessary, adds to the "flavor atmosphere". The restaurant seems to be owned and run by a couple...she's the wait staff and he's the cook...and a wonderful one at that.... More 

Thank artsmomColumbus
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a very clean and well organized eating establishment. The food is good but the menu is limited and it all tastes the same. Prices are very fair however the server needs to learn how to smile and make folks feel welcome

Thank Neil J
Columbus, Nebraska
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food is good, but the menu is very limited and service is sometimes slow. However, it is owned by a couple that are very friendly.

Thank nstoole
Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

After moving to Columbus I quickly sought out the best Mexican restaurants. This restaurant has a homey feel with really yummy salsa and great menu items. The service is always fast. The huevos rancheros are especially tasty. You can tell this is run by a family who cares.

Thank Keith D
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

about food so good every single dinner plate MUY BUENO but the service very poor sometimes just on person and she so slow and talks alot that makes the place look very bad so sorry guys but they really need the bar couple tv's and couple more young fast ladies for the service and that place goes from terrible to... More 

Thank carlos v

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2917 23rd St, Columbus, NE 68601-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: 402-563-7919

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?