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El Tequila's Authentic Mexican Restaurant

1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119
+1 386-767-9512
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (15 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have had family gatherings here a few times and the last two times have been very disappointing. It was better when it was Maria Bonitas. The carne asada was way over cooked and so chewy! The carnitas were dry and felt like they got...More

Thank Jacqueline A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Carnitas and Pollo Fundido - both excellent. The only reason this wasn't a 5 is the sangria was just a little watered down. Spend the $2.50 and order a side of avocado. The guac was very good but the fresh avocado was excellent.

Thank djbracknell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service is great! The entrées come out hot and quickly. The traditional guac is the best. I do recommend keeping the music Latin and turned down a bit. I still rate it 5 star. True Mexican, not TexMex. Yummy!

Thank Tastefullady
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Food is delicious. Comes out hot & Fresh. Margaritas are made just right ! Definitely a place to go to when looking for a good restaurant that has good food and romantic ambiance.

Thank Tamie1339
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat. Family owned. The food is just right, not too hot or too mild. Service is great and prompt. We go in quite often. Well worth the trip.

Thank Tastefullady
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Liked- I liked the outdoor seating, the plants and lights decorated the patio, the server was friendly and patient, they are generous with their cheese dip portions, the grilled chicken is good, lots of options. Disliked- I ordered the Tex Mex Tacos for 9.99 (because...More

Thank KIARA P
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The chips, salsa, and white queso were all very good. A skewer of 8 shrimp came with my order and it was outstanding.

Thank HNFarley
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner Saturday night and very few people there. We ordered 5 things and they got 4 wrong. Some of us had to eat before they could bring the correct food out. No apologies no offer for discount. Very disappointed Some of the...More

Thank r0bp2015
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Fajitas, chips and cheese. The service was good . Not your typical local Mexican restaurant. It's better than anything we have at home . Drinks were good !

Thank william423
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Food was ok, but not great. My dish included rice and beans but the serving size of each was very small. Chicken was a little overcooked and dry.

Thank cpatGeorgia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1784 S Ridgewood Ave, South Daytona, FL 32119
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  South Daytona
  • Phone Number: +1 386-767-9512
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