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El Mezcal

511 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66603-3113
+1 785-357-0956
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“queso” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
511 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66603-3113
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Margaritas were great!!! Food was good but disappointed they do not have red pork chile to smother your chile rellenos or burritos with....

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Usually we go for lunch. Most recently about 10 days ago. Service is dependably good. Often there is a slight language barrier but not a problem. This location is busy and we find we often need to remind staff after we have our order about...More

Thank dewthedew
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

The service was good and there is a decent vegetarian selection on the menu. The waiter was very nice and took some pictures for us.

Thank LoganCale
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I enjoy going here fairly often. If you go here, make sure to get the bean dip. It is delicious. But on a few occasions there is not that great of service. This was one of those occasions. This waiter in particular always seems to...More

Thank Alvo11
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We eat here quite often. It's a good value for the amount of food served. There are marguarita specials on Tuesdays & Thursdays.

Thank Gwen K
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I've been there a few times the staff is very uptight and rude. The food is disgusting you can buy better Mexican food at Taco Bell. Don't like it at all haven't returned.

Thank Noemi B
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We come to this excellent Mexican restaurant for the 99 cent Margaritas that they have Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, but recently had to do carry-out and it was the same great quality. We liked that they included the free chips and salsa with our carry-out...More

Thank mfsinmo
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Ate here three times within about 2 weeks. Each experience was positive. The wait staff was polite and even if you have someone with limited English it always works out just fine. :) Ordered the Chimichanga chicken and it was great. Son ordered pacifica fajitas...More

Thank dewthedew
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious Mexican food, many selections, reasonably priced. This restaurant is located by downtown area. We come to this restaurant every time we visit family in Topeka. Consistently good food.

Thank Karen N
Reviewed 14 June 2016

ah, El Mezcal, the paragon of midwestern Mexican restaurants, how I love thee. El Mezcal isn't the place to go if you're looking for a Cantina Laredo like Mexican experience - come to El Mezcal to reconnect with your tastebuds, 99 cent margaritas, and your...More

Thank Cory S
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Janet S
Do you have any gluten free options?
6 February 2016|
Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
I am a El Mezcal patron/fan, not an owner. However, I happen to know that they are not a particularly gluten-friendly place. We have a friend we go out with who has ciliacs disease, and we avoid El Mezcal when she is with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66603-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-357-0956