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EL Mez

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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8700 Hwy. 51, Minocqua, WI
+1 715-356-7975
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11:00 am - 10:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 am
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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very colorful and clean interior and fast friendly service. Good value for the money. Nice place to take a relaxing lunch break and a far cry better than chain fast food.

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Thank Tank0616
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The inside is very colorful and has nice Mexican decor. We didn't wait long to be seated but when our waitress came to the table, she seemed very rushed. The restaurant at the moment wasn't busy at all. They serve you chips and salsa, but the salsa tasted as if it were only tomato paste. Our waitress checked on us... More 

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Thank Corina C
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My review of this restaurant a couple of times before has totally changed. The food is still good. The salsa still needs help but the change was the service. Our server was totally personable and smiled and was attentive, big change. It was a most yummy and enjoyable experience.

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Thank Cissy M
Minocqua, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Everything is frozen and you cant understat the people that good.If i wanted frozen i nwould of went to the frezzzzer department and bought something.

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Thank Kerry L
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

I've been to El Mez now for a few years and every time I go, I leave full and happy every time! Great service and fantastic food!

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Thank Jimmy P
Forsyth, Missouri
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

The decor is beautiful , staff is friendly and efficient. The food is delicious, fresh and authentic. Great parking area right off the road, easy access in and out.

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Thank Sue B
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75 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We had a nice outdoor lunch here on our trip to the Minocqua area. The food was very good, especially the Carnitas. They also allow leashed pets, which is very appreciated!

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Thank Ask108
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

This is one of the best mexican restaurants i have been to! They have such a diverse menu. You get alot of food for your money.

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Thank Judi H
Mercer, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Great Mexican food that won't break the bank, friendly staff and you won't leave hungry, we will be back!!

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Thank Mercermayor
Minocqua, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

El Mez has its own unique style and flavors and all of which are well seasoned and delicious. I recommend the shrimp cocktail which a served ceviche style.

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Thank Michael M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8700 Hwy. 51, Minocqua, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Minocqua
  • Phone Number: +1 715-356-7975

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