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El Agave Authentic Mexican

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8694 Seminole Trl, Ruckersville, VA 22968-3435
+1 434-990-9500
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
8694 Seminole Trl, Ruckersville, VA 22968-3435
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Good food and quick service. I like their tacos and rice. Nice people working in there and it's clean.

Thank pami1958
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food and great service!! Highly recommend to anyone!!! Always take home leftovers! Seriously good nachos!!

Thank Theresa P
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

I stopped by for lunch and ordered the California burrito, a random pick from and extensive menu. The menu by the way is very confusing, poor font and color choice. Was pretty beat up too. The burrito was large, filled with freshly cooked then chopped...More

Thank Ron L
Reviewed June 4, 2017

My husband and I had take out burritos. He liked his, but I thought mine was a little soggy. My husband also liked the rice, but I couldn't eat mine. The taste, in my opinion, was off, the way food tastes when the ingredients don't...More

Thank girlygirl243
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a local restaurant for us. We like El Agave better than others in Ruckersville or Charlottesville. The ingredients are fresh, the portions generous for the cost and the service is friendly and prompt. The dishes are just really tasty traditional type Mexican style...More

Thank MonkeyWrenchGuy
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Locals recommended this restaurant to us, wish we hadn't listened. We ordered water to start, but I found it so foul tasting ordered a Corona when ordering our food. The salsa was OK, but the chips were tastless and the food wasn't much better -...More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Went for dinner and everything was excellent. Had the shrimp fajitas and the husband had the carne asada tacos. They don't skimp on anything and we had so much food. Salsa and gauc are so yummy!!

Thank Julie F
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Always reliably good food served quickly by friendly staff. My family has been coming to El Agave since they opened. My son, who now lives out of state, always makes a trip to ElAgave with his friends when he comes home for a visit. My...More

1  Thank cbeeperson
Reviewed February 26, 2017

El Agave is a local favorite. Long established, often crowded and a great place to take the family. Great, friendly staff. Food is really good.

Thank Dee G
Reviewed December 26, 2016

This Mexican restaurant was a frequent stop for lunch during the week. The food is very good at a very reasonable price.

Thank 32lovinglife32
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8694 Seminole Trl, Ruckersville, VA 22968-3435
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Ruckersville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-990-9500
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