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El Centenario


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Mexican, Southwestern
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews lunch tamales burrito rice mexican food la siesta hotter sauce love this place large portions food was great salsa chips
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

I went there for the first time yesterday upon a friends recommendation, and was not disappointed. We went there for lunch and was not disappointed! The chips were fresh and warm, and the salsa was very favorable! I ordered the #7, and sad but true,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Regina C
Reviewed August 30, 2018

El Centenario was always one of my favorites and I wondered as I returned today if it had kept up its reputation of good food. It has. Service was great, food was excellent. Several after work persons, a couple of families with kids, a pretty...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BillIBT
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 7 PM on a Saturday evening and were immediately seated. The restaurant was about 2/3 full. The service was quick and friendly. The food was topical Mexican food and we all enjoyed our meal. The atmosphere was nice and casual. I’m sure...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DaveF692
Reviewed June 3, 2018

food is very good and the price is average. I got the combo platter and the GF got the enchiladas. Both very good dishes and happy with the queso for the chips.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MikeandKirstyn
Reviewed May 23, 2018

We always like to try different mexican restaurants and thought this might be a good one due to positive reviews. The parking is not a good one, really tight little area and rough...there may have been more parking, but we didn't see any. We were...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank kskid79
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Great service, fabulous atmosphere, good chips, adequate salsa, wonderful tacos, and tasty spiced beef. I wish I would have ordered the tamales after reading some of the other reviews! The low check amount was the most impressive, I will be back!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SaltyKansan
Reviewed March 1, 2018

We picked this place for a birthday lunch for some of our co-workers. None of us had ever been here before, and we were all very pleased with our choice. Service was fast, food was great. The place was nice and clean and the price...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank bcspoon
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Food and service were both excellent. Only draw back is they serve coke products. But, worked around that. Beef chimichanga was great! Refried beans were the best!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank tntfnt
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Home visiting Topeka after many years and mourning La Siesta, an expanded home serving friendship and food, we just picked El Centenario at random and were certainly rewarded. I see that others are partial to the tamales, which I had and enjoyed. It is true...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank lairdkelly
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

I guess you get what you pay for. The lunch specials are a good deal, but the quality and taste is lacking.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Richard B
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