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El Guaca Mexican Grill

122 High Street | Maldon, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
+44 1621 852009
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nachos” (36 reviews)
“burrito” (23 reviews)
“churros” (22 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
122 High Street | Maldon, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

As an ex-Pat Chicana from California...I'm pretty critical of Mexican food in the UK. But my experiences here at El Guaca brought me a little bit closer to an authentic taste. I firstly and foremost want to say that their corn tortillas and tortilla chips...More

Thank AlexysB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening in here all 14 of us. We all enjoyed our different dishes which was well presented & very tasty! The staff were fabulous looking after us too. The cocktails were very delicious even my mocktail one! Highly recommend an evening in...More

Thank mrwilson77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Serving authentic texmex and some unique twists this beats all the chain mexicans by a mile. Always busy so make sure you book

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here several times now. Food has always been good and never been left sitting for ages waiting either. The only negative is that it is always very loud but that isn't the establishments fault. On the last occasion we were there the gentleman on...More

Thank mrR1976
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tuesday night evening out for the family, wasn't very busy, but enough to give the place a big of a buzz. Staff were very friendly and despite not being Mexican food aficionado we managed an excellent meal of burritos, empanadas, chimichangas and who knows what...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Went with a group of friends. Large table in the back of the restaurant with air con. Staff very friends and nothing was too much trouble. Food was freshly cooked and very tasty. Just wish they hadn't run out of cold beer!!

Thank colin72andclaire73
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch and the food was absolutely amazing. Everything we ordered was cooked fresh and full of flavour. The best burrito I've had. We live around a 40min drive but we will definitely be back purely to eat here again. Lots of vegetarian...More

Thank Vicky C
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

12 people for evening meal. clean, good atmosphere. fast efficient service, nothing too much trouble, lovely fresh, hot food and generous portions, good value for money. fajitas to die for and Sombreros for everyone !!!!

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed April 25, 2018

We went here on a very sunny weekend afternoon and while everyone else was down on the promenade we ventured into the high street and stumbled across El Guaca. It was practically empty but still had a nice, friendly atmosphere about it. The service was...More

Thank emma210
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

This was our 2nd visit to this fantastic restaurant & hopefully we’re make it a 3rd one soon. Friendly service & gorgeous mouth watering food as you can see from my pics.

Thank EssexHeather
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 High Street | Maldon, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 852009
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