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El Molcajete

1308 Hillsboro Blvd, Manchester, TN 37355-2106
+1 931-728-6250
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1308 Hillsboro Blvd, Manchester, TN 37355-2106
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

We came here for supper and really wanted authentic Mexican....not Taco Bell. Boy was this a good choice. The service was amazing we heard lots of history. My only complaint is that there was WAY to much food....not that this is a bad thing!!! We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Annamarie B
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Great Mexican food. Are here many times and have always liked it. Friendly staff. Good place to eat.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Denise R
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on our way back to Nashville. It was easy to get off the interstate and pull in. Nice and hospitable service and staff. I usually check health scores and this restaurant scored a 99 on their last check. The pork chimichanga was really...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 765toms
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here several times and have always enjoyed their food and drinks.... i have nothing else to say to meet your 100 character minimum!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Scott G
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Visited here with a friend. I got fajitas, she got chicken chimichanga. Food was great, service was rushed, server interrupted us 10 times to ask if we were ok. Margaritas were watery and not worth the money spent. So if you just want to hang...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank maryannp9917
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Looking for a good meal after Thanksgiving and found this excellent restaurant. The staff was polite, efficient and timely throughout our visit. We shared the Fajitas Especial which was more than we both could eat - and it was perfectly prepared. We would def come...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank dradkins
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We stopped here for a late lunch/early dinner and found it to be one of the best Mexican restaurants we've visited. We started with a large margarita (46 ounces...but you can order a pitcher!). The complimentary chips and salsa were very good, but the salsa...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank pennymc62
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Food was ok, average of $10 each for five of us...Service was not the greatest, we had to "find" our waiter in order to get refills, etc. We did sit outside, so perhaps they were short staffed. The tea was excellent! A bowl of 3...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank ShirleyD246
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

We came in with 25 plus! Service was great and so was the food! I had the California burrito you better be hungry with this beast! Maybe a mile off I24. We will have to remember this establishment!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 370terryb
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Found this place using tripadvisor and was not disappointed. Got the shrimp / chorizo nachos and customized with grilled onions and jalapenos. Husband got the california burrito as recommended by another reviewer - he also customized with grilled jalapenos. YUM

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Ann D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 Hillsboro Blvd, Manchester, TN 37355-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 931-728-6250
Description
Excellent Mexican food, huge menu, huge portions, priced right
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