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El Puente Mexican Restaurant

1111 E Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-6023
+1 417-883-4502
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (7 reviews)
“cheese dip” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1111 E Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-6023
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Delicious, fast, always affordable, always reliable. Been here many times and it consistently impresses!

Thank Dreamboat88
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous waiter named Carlos, the food was good. My husband and I ordered the Steak Tacos "Street Taco Style" they knew exactly what we wanted and delivered with a smile. The prices were decent as well

Thank Macefamily
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere and cuisine is your standard Mexican restaurant. Nicely appointed The menu selection is vast. The menu could use some added photographs. The food portions were good and the chips and salsa were tasty.

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner and it was horrible. Waited 15 minutes for someone to take our drink order then another 15 to take our dinner order. 45 minutes later we got our meal and two out of three orders were incorrect. My tamale looked half...More

Thank Amberlyn_Simmoms
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I came here to take some of my friends out to dinner. I have driven by here several times so decided to give it a try. You know, "nothing ventured, nothing gained", so we dare to venture. Trust me there was nothing gained but major...More

1  Thank J S
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Food was just typical mexican...Nothing special. The service was fine. The prices weren't bad. However, the bathrooms were bad though. Won't go back.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

It's impossible to beat the happy hour specials at El Puente if you're ordering import beers, and really what other kind would you have here? Service is friendly, attentive and fast at nearly time of your visit. The food diahes can sometimes taste same-y, but...More

Thank Zach S
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The wife and I decided to try this place since it was next to our hotel. The food was awesome! Going back today to try something new on the menu.

Thank Antoine H
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is our favorite go to for Mexican. The taco Jalisco is my favorite. My husband loves the churri pollo. We have never had any issues with wait staff or food.

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant. I have never tried anything I didn't like. It's authentic and it's delicious! The staff is so efficient and very professional. Side note: I dropped $20 in the booth once and they saved it and gave it to me the...More

Thank beckey23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 E Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-6023
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-883-4502
  • E-mail