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El Parian

419 Grand Ave, Spencer, IA 51301-4026
+1 712-580-4990
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
15 Jan 2017
“Local good Mexican food ”
16 May 2016
“Fast Service!”
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419 Grand Ave, Spencer, IA 51301-4026
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Good friendly staff. Small local downtown restaurant which serves good reasonably priced Mexican food. If I am in Spencer and want a quick reasonably priced lunch this is my go to restaurant.

Thank JEH65
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I eat lunch here about once every 4-6 weeks. They offer fast service and cheap lunch specials. Plenty of options to consider. Salsa is a little heavy on cilantro, but not spicy.

Thank Jill T
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Wednesday night 99 cent margaritas are amazing! To top them off, we LOVED our food everytime we went. The servers did a great job refilling our chips and salsa...and keeping sure our drinks were never empty!

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We went to the the el Parian in Spirit Lake. The food is plenteous. I wold recommend it. We have not been ever disappointed.

Thank Sadekok
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I went to this restaurant for a late afternoon snack and margarita with my husband and adult son. We ordered the grande nachos with chicken, beef and beans. They were topped off with lots of creamy cheese sauce and one slice of tomato. The taste...More

Thank Childbride82
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We ate at the Spirit Lake location. The atmosphere is fun and inviting. Their dishes are fresh and hot. Chips and salsa included but highly recommend the quest fundeto. Margaritas are perfectly blended and a variety of flavors available. The guacamole and pico have great...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 October 2014

I ordered a salad that was supposed to come with chicken, steak and shrimp. My salad had virtually NO lettuce and was filled with onions and peppers and meat. Our waiter would not talk to us or give us refills on drinks. We had to...More

Thank gobraves2233
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Totally love this place! Very awesome service great food and drinks! We have never been disappointed here! Might get a little loud but hey it's a great Mexican place

Thank Marlin L
Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

I usually order the chicken tortilla soup and it is very flavorful. I also enjoy the chili Colorado which I feel is expertly spiced. I haven't been disappointed with any of their entrees. This is truly an authentic Mexican restaurant

Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 9 June 2014

I love Mexican food and this is my favorite Mexican Restaurant. The food is very good and authentic and the service is always very fast and friendly. I have been to this restaurant many times in the last few years since this restaurant first opened...More

Thank drwlaw2
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Grand Ave, Spencer, IA 51301-4026
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Spencer
  • Phone Number: +1 712-580-4990
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