We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Oasis

2501 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912-4010
+1 517-648-7693
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
“Wonderful Taco!”
24 May 2018
“On point ! ”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2501 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912-4010
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (17)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant is a must stop if you're on a mission for good food. This is food from a trailer. That being said, they make each order one at a time. Sometimes you have to wait. The wait is well worth your time. The quality...More

Thank Adamsbirney
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Stopped on Saturday noon, Memorial weekend. They were busy. Since it was my first time I ordered just a beef taco. It was almost 15 minutes till it was ready. The shell is only 4 or 5 inches in diameter, but it was very good....More

Thank Chipperhigh2
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Delicious lunch after driving for 10 hours. I ordered a torta de Asada. It could have used a little more meat but over all delicious. Home made chips and salsa were awesome. I was given 4 different types of salsas. My favorite were red and...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed March 19, 2018

This place is MC Hammer... too legit to quit. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, it doesn't matter. It's authentic, tasty, and cheap. I could live here. Actually, some weeks I feel I do. Get the breakfast burrito for the morning after a great night. It's a hangover...More

Thank Bil M
Reviewed November 23, 2017

Had the chicken tocas (3 of them), rice, beans and a Mexican coke. Too cold to eat at the outdoor picnic table so we got it to go. As good or better than it was last time. We will be back in January.

Thank collye
Reviewed August 9, 2017

I've eaten here multiple times and have never been disappointed. Ordering through Grubhub is always super quick to be delivered and the few times they've been out of something (usually guac), they call right away and see what you'd like instead. Going to the actual...More

Thank Haley R
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I had the chicken nachos and they were delicious. The breakfast wrap is a keeper. We shall return. It's a wagon, a couple picnic tables....what more could you ask for?

Thank collye
Reviewed September 12, 2016

El Oasis food trucks offer inexpensive, delicious Mexican food. Tacos or burritos, rice & beans are my usual choices for lunch. The small burrito is not small at all, but if you have a really big appetite, there is a large! Try the creamy green...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Your driving from the campus of Michigan State University on Michigan Avenue toward the state capitol building. Parked on an abandoned parking lot is this orange and white trailer that looks like a toned down circus wagon. Its just a walk up, but there always...More

Thank Henry B
Reviewed July 20, 2016

El Oasis serves great tasting Mexican food at a very reasonable price! There were some tables to enjoy your meal on a nice day but food orders are essentially all take outs which gives you an option. The menu has quite a selection of items...More

Thank Nomadic_Thoughts
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 hotels in Lansing
University Quality Inn
383 reviews
1.21 km away
Kellogg Hotel And Conference Center
281 reviews
1.87 km away
Radisson Hotel Lansing at the Capitol
1,110 reviews
2.83 km away
Courtyard Lansing
278 reviews
2.90 km away
Nearby Restaurants
dagwoods tavern and grill
45 reviews
.54 km away
Steakhouse Philly Bar & Grill
29 reviews
.75 km away
Strange Matter Coffee Co
25 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
Michigan State University
305 reviews
2.62 km away
Impression 5 Science Center
173 reviews
2.61 km away
Cooley Law School Stadium
101 reviews
2.40 km away
Jack Breslin Student Events Center
45 reviews
2.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Oasis staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2501 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912-4010
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ingham County  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 517-648-7693
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing