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Cinco de Mayo

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651 N Union St, Ste 5, Mauston, WI 53948-2314
+1 608-847-5700
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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New Lisbon, Wisconsin
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

I've been going for years. After the last two visits, I will not return. The service is still terrific, the atmosphere is great; however, the food is no longer good.

Thank Robin M
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

Very friendly staff and very good food. You can always plan on taking a box home, unless you are extremely hungry! I don't like super spicy food, but the chips and salsa were flavorful and tasty. Also, the chips were warm which is always nice. We had different entrees and both of us were well satisfied. A "yum" accompanied almost... More 

Thank Brenda J
Buxton, North Carolina
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170 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

This was our third time at Cinco De Mayo, The other two times were possibly good. And in deference to them, my husbands Carne Asada was really good. But when you order cheese enchiladas and what you get is cheese quesadilla that can be kind of disappointing. I also ordered them with green sauce. They came with no sauce at... More 

Thank Bsuttie
Mukwonago, Wisconsin, United States
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

Pros: Food was excellent! Portions are very generous. Waitstaff very cordial and attentive. Cons: Place is "dated", somewhat dirty (especially restroom). We ate lunch there today, after what would be normal lunch rush hour. We stumbled into the place, just cruising Mauston for a restaurant and almost drove right by this one. Glad we didn't miss it. We ordered Fish... More 

Thank Randall M
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food here but it takes a long time to get your food. We waited a half-hour for our food and just because I did not eat all my food the wait or treated me and my husband bad. He would not talk to us and was in a hurry to get us out of there. The... More 

1 Thank Sue K
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2015

Well, O wish I could say that our visit to this restaurant was a good experience, but I can not. My husband and I went to this restaurant initially over a year ago and had very poor service and the staff acted like they cared less about customer service. Recently we thought we would give it a second chance. Now,... More 

1 Thank kjalw4
Necedah, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015

Tables, and eating area is very clean. Food is yummy and served fast. Entrees are a wide variety and service is great. Chips and salsa are fantastic! YUM! Has daily specials as well. A must Mexican restaurant in Mauston....

Thank Kristin T
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

We have a favorite place for Mexican food in our home town, and we had some discussion during lunch whether this food was even better. This place has GOOD food. We were pleased to find a good Mexican restaurant, even though we were in a small Wisconsin town. There was a large menu to choose from. We would like to... More 

Thank HokiePokie11
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79 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015

The food is good but the prices are not great for the value. Service never seems to be very great when I stop in. I do love their homemade Guacamole and fresh cooked chips.

Thank Felicia G
Mauston, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Excellent food, variety, service and very friendly staff. Excellent portions and value. Very good. Enjoy the experience as well as the food.

Thank Carrie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 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
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 N Union St, Ste 5, Mauston, WI 53948-2314
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Mauston
  • Phone Number: +1 608-847-5700
This is the best Mexican food I have had in a long time. Everything was fresh and delicious. The service was great. The prices were reasonably. The portions were good. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who enjoys authentic Mexican food served fresh and hot. The fried cheesecake finished off an excellent meal! 5 stars!!!

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