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“Lunch after horseback riding therapy”

El Maguey Mexican Restaurant
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

No charge for the guacamole to go along with the hot salsa and the drinks before you make a choice from the great menu. Their mole is a must as it is their own creation!

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Reviewed April 23, 2014

El Maguey in San Juan Capistrano is a family owned restaurant since the 1980s and has been a long standing favorite with the locals. One of few truly authentic Mexican eateries in SJC. The menu includes several stable favorites e.g. chili rellenos, enchiladas, albondigas (meat ball) soup and a variety mouth watering burritos. The food is fresh and authentic, and the service casual and friendly. The setting is nothing special but comfortable with an outdoor patio and inside seating. Weekends are busy and take out orders accepted. It is located across from the old Mission and new Church, and within walking distance to the railroad station and the Los Rios Historic district.

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Reviewed April 3, 2014

A must have!!!! Great Food!!!! Mexican food the way it is suppose to taste!!!! Eat here or you are a foooool!!!!

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Thank BillATL
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Reviewed September 30, 2013

El Maguey is our favorite, go to Mexican restaurant. I just read a comment that said they use MSG........Uhhh NO they do not. I have been going for years. The food is fresh, all sauces are homemade and really tasty. Must try the enchiladas.

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Reviewed September 23, 2013 via mobile

We stopped by for dinner and enjoyed the food. The guacamole and salsa were delicious. I had the chimichanga and it was HUGE!

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Thank jwade81
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