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El Meson

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903 E Dixie Dr, West Carrollton, OH 45449-1928
+1 937-859-8229
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (39 reviews)
“empanadas” (11 reviews)
“empanadillas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
903 E Dixie Dr, West Carrollton, OH 45449-1928
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food and the service was great. I wish they had pictures on the menu though. (They do on the dessert menu)

Thank O1278RStomh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined at El Meson and enjoyed wonderful meals that were very tasty and interesting. I had the coconut fish with a citrus glaze that I really enjoyed and my husband had the chicken quesadilla. We also enjoyed desserts that were just the right size...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a thoroughly delicious meal last night. We ordered vegetarian empanadas, vegetarian meatballs, gallo pinto (rice and bean dish) and a fish dinner (topped with olive oil and lime) with Spanish vegetables. Every morsel was excellent. I just had to express...More

Thank Angela09Dayton_Ohio
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Do yourself favor and eat here. They have the best flaors and spices you can find in the entire dayton area. They are also very friendly and accomadating to any request you may have.

Thank Aaron F
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Much hyped by friends and family, the restaurant was a great disappointment. Food is very bland, lacked any creativity and unique flavor. There are much better places in the area for this type of food. I love empanadas, but these were some of the worse...More

Thank John G
Reviewed January 14, 2018

My wife and I bought tickets for a bourbon tasting at el Meson. The tasting was led by Joe Head from Century Bar, and as usual he did a great job, though the choice of bourbons left a lot to be desired for the cost...More

Thank thisaacs2017
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

This used to be one of our favorite places in the Dayton area. This visit, not so much. They had advertised some specials on their Facebook page for the end of the year - $3 nachos, battered cauliflower, elote corn bites and veggie chicken wings,...More

Thank Local50
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

I took my team to El Meson and we had a private room for about 30 people. Highly recommended! The room is quiet, you get your own servers, and they take excellent care if you. The food was fab too - we had the grazing...More

Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to El Meson. This was a lovely evening dining with friends. We dined on a Tuesday night, the crowd was light and the service was excellent. Heather was our server and she did a great job. We were also introduced...More

1  Thank BWilsonBellbrook
Reviewed October 29, 2017

I had some food from their food truck. I tried the Sweet Corn Arepas with Cheese. It is a small item but costs $6. It is delicious, but is kind of pricey, but a lot of ethnic food in Dayton is pricy. I would try...More

Thank waterdance
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July 11, 2017|
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Response from KeeKeeBair | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about that, but I know the staff will be glad to investigate and answer.
April 21, 2017|
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Response from donnavicca | Reviewed this property |
yes, and the tapas are my favorite thing there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 E Dixie Dr, West Carrollton, OH 45449-1928
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  West Carrollton
  • Phone Number: +1 937-859-8229
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