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El Mezcal

1492 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-3725
+1 901-274-4264
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
3 weeks ago
“consistent food”
12 Apr 2017
“A very basic good Mexican restaurant”
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11:00 - 22:30All hours
1492 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-3725
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This location is close to where I work, and we visit often. They have consistent quality, large menu, and friendly staff. Not an upscale restaurant, but good solid Mexican food.

Thank Debbiekc73
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I love going here after church on Sundays, but anytime you're in the mood for Mexican is good too. :) My fiancé and I sure love us some El Mezcal!

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Went there for dinner on Saturday night with my boyfriend. Brought out the usual salsa and chips. Had to send the chips back 3 times - stale and had a weird taste. My boyfriend ordered their chicken wings which differ by location. The good ones...More

Thank Crazydebbie516
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Chip & salsa plentiful. Service very attentive. Salsa a little on the spicy side. Had the tamale, cheese quesadilla, & beef enchiladas. Sauce was good. Cheese quesadilla wax a white cheese. Dip queso, fundido was good, & main did carnitas with beans & rice.

Thank Beachgoer86
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Food was good. Sort of your basic Mexican restaurant with the regular menu items. Nothing fancy but still we had a very nice meal. Service was good. People were friendly. Restaurant was clean. We will return.

Thank ldbMemphis
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A little, quiet, hole in the wall place, but good service and AWESOME salsa and great margarita Saturday specials! They were accommodating to special requests and the steak fajitas were great! Twenty five or so tables plus the bar, and it wasn't super busy at...More

Thank Debby K
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

5 stars for this eatery! Great variety on menu. Melt in your mouth food and Mexican ice cream!! Service was quick and waitress was fantastic

Thank Terra M
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This is the third in the chain that we've eaten at now and were very pleased as usual. Mexican ambiance, Zesty dishes, Friendly servers. Oh and the price is always right with their daily specials.

Thank meanlorijeanne
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Not a good experience when you have to get up and get your own tea. Saw the waitress once the whole entire meal and had to track her down for the check. Fajitas really lacked flavor and the shrimp needed to be cooked more. Salsa...More

Thank JustWritingReview
Reviewed 26 April 2015

The food at this location was excellent. We enjoyed it so much that we went back three times in one week. They have a wonderful menu with a lot of variety. The food is authentic and delicious. I highly recommend it.

Thank EdithannP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1492 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-3725
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-274-4264
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