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La Malinche

310 N Mesa St, Ste 318, El Paso, TX 79901-1364
+1 915-544-8785
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“gorditas” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
310 N Mesa St, Ste 318, El Paso, TX 79901-1364
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

If you’re downtown in El Paso and eat lunch at some bland American place you’re an idiot. The waitress had a smile the whole time. The service was fast. And my green chile plate was amazing, huge, and cheap! There’s a good reason when a...More

Thank David B
Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you want authentic Mexican food La Malinche is the place to go. Excellent friendly service, not a Tex-Mex food but the real Mexican food. Delicious

Thank MARISAG1830
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

According to Wikipedia: La Malinche, known also as Malinalli, Malintzin or Doña Marina, was a Nahua woman from the Mexican Gulf Coast, who played a key role in the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire, acting as an interpreter, advisor, and intermediary for the Spanish...More

Thank Larry B
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Located right off the main plaza. Busy little place, but service was excellent. Had the nachos and they were an impressive mountain of goodness. Well priced.

Thank lessard
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Had the daily specials. Soup, meal and drinks for ~$8! Great food, lot of if, and very reasonable! If doing lunch, get there before 1130 as it fills up quickly.

Thank F B
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Lots of variety. Really good quality. Value is great. Everything we tried was very good. Several lunches came with soup. Soup was very good.

Thank slaterster03
Reviewed August 12, 2017

So I came here across the street from La Placita. I wanted Caldo de res but they did not have any, then gorditas, still no dice. Decided on tacos de carne molida. Were escellent and so was the tea. will return since I do live...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Good price for the lunch special, with beef stew, gorditas, and ice tea. The service is pretty good.

Thank Ivonne Donna S
Reviewed January 24, 2016

We went here on the recommendation of a friend. It lived up to expectations, easy to find, across the street from the El Paso Plaza. We went intending to eat Mexican but ordered the La Malinche burger after seeing how good it looked at an...More

Thank MontanaTzar
Reviewed October 22, 2015

I had lunch here twice during as recent business trip. Both times, the food and service were very good, and at a reasonable price. I like the tile inlays on the tables, too.

Thank SafetyDave1986
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Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 310 N Mesa St, Ste 318, El Paso, TX 79901-1364
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-544-8785
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