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Guanajuato Mexican Restaurant

2317 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1601
+1 414-482-2269
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak tacos” (5 reviews)
“chile relleno” (2 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
2317 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1601
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Went here on an early evening Saturday with my husband. There were only a few tables occupied so we were seated immediately. The waitress came immediately with chips and a good salsa. She asked if we needed more time with the menu which we did....More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Pitchers of margaritas...I could stop there, but I won't. Cool place, great service, and really tasty Mexican food. Would definitely return!

Thank TropicalThompsons
Reviewed May 18, 2018

I came with a friend having just arrived in Milwaukee to do a workshop. My favourite place here, Cemapzuche, closed a couple of years ago and I have been looking for another. This one has a nice neighbourhood feel to it and would be a...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I were looking for somewhere to go for dinner. We had a discount coupon for this place so thought we'd give it a try. We were not disappointed although the place is small the food is excellent and the staff was friendly. They...More

Thank Jokenme1
Reviewed October 2, 2017

While this place is small and there might be a wait- it is completely worth it. Best mexican food in town!

Thank Zoe H
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Some locals said this was a favorite restaurant so we gave it a try. The beer was cold and margarita frosty. Chips were fine and the homemade salsa has just a bit of a bite. The enchiladas and tacos we ordered were good but not...More

Thank havaneseangel
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Although it is fairly loud, the food is fabulous. The steak tacos, cheese enchiladas are the best. ....and I ate Mexican food in California for 20 years. My daughter is a Chef and it's her favorite too. I traveled from Waukesha. Service is consistently good...More

Thank Jeana H
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

This is our most visited restaurant in Milwaukee. Cheap prices and delicious food. In the summer months there is a cute patio out back.

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed February 22, 2017

First time at the restaurant and it won't be our last. I found the service to be exceptional and very attentive. The food was prepared to my expectations, I had a burrito and it was delicious. The serving plates are large and the food accommodates...More

Thank mic397hael
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Cheap, but you get a good dose of grease. Nothing outstanding. Not terrible. Probably, with selection of Mex restaurants in MKE, will pass on returning.

Thank painfree1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2317 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-1601
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Bay View
  • Neighbourhood: Bay View
  • Phone Number: +1 414-482-2269
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