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El Mirador East - CLOSED

1660 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-1922
+1 503-566-7232
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
27 Sep 2015
“Best Mexican Food in Salem!”
28 May 2013
“Consistently Great”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mexican, Spanish
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1660 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-1922
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

Friendly, attentive service, delicious food that is always fresh! A very clean and charming atmosphere! Our favorite place to eat!

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 28 May 2013

I have yet to have a poor experience. The staff is always attentive, the food is always on par. All in all, this is my go to mexican food place!

Thank hottiehp21
Reviewed 23 April 2013

El Mirador serves their food piping hot. Likely the best Mexican food in Salem. Very family friendly with a steady local resident clientele. Can be very busy at times, but wait staff is very good and keep tables turning without appearing rushed.

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Consistent good Mexican food...Salsa is very good and the staff is very friendly...will keep going back and recommend it to anyone who likes Mexican food!

Thank eonblue
Reviewed 14 July 2012

Passing through Salem we had a yen for Mexican food. This restaurant was just minutes off Hwy 5. We had really good salsa and chips with Enchiladas Too bad we were driving or we would have tried the Marguerite. Inside very cute with good Mexican...More

Thank martinione
Reviewed 19 June 2012

We had a late dinner at El Mirador in June. The food and the service were both good. They had all of the typical Mexican menu items, but also a few different things as well to add variety. I would eat here again.

Thank sazoo111
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Mexican dishes I've never see befor. Fresh and great tasting. Big portions. Great salsa.

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 14 January 2012

Food was tasty and service was quick and efficent.

Thank mrbandot
Reviewed 21 April 2010

The horror of bad "Mexican" food continues to sweep the nation, and the other high reviews of El Mirador underline how bad things have gotten. This restaurant was described to me as "a great place to eat," an opinion that was echoed here on TA....More

3  Thank DaveMag
Reviewed 8 April 2010

the food at el mirador is excellent and the staff are very friendly. we eat there every week.

Thank justmesalem
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  • Address: 1660 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97301-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-566-7232
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