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El Paisano Mexican Restaurant

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1424 Jeffco Blvd, Arnold, MO 63010-2161
+1 636-287-6404
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 22:30
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Arnold, Missouri
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

El Paisano has good margaritas. The food is excellent and you get a real Mexican serenade while you eat. It's a must if you want the best Mexican food in Arnold.

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Thank lews2
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's close to home and thought we'd give them another chance. It's just not very good quality food. The service was ok. Rice was old. Taco shell was stale. Tamale was very bland, tasted old too. The only thing fresh was my bottled beer. However, they must have stored or poured or spilled draft beer all over the bottle and... More 

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Thank Maria R
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Love this little cozy place. So close to home and inexpensive. Margaritas 3 sizes, good music. Enjoyable.

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Thank Carla A
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We liked it. It's a small neighborhood place. We sat in the bar area and had margaritas and nachos. It was a cozy lil night. We enjoyed it.

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Thank Carla A
tunica, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Pretty good food. Good atmosphere. On weekends they have a great guitar player. He speaks for languages. Nice place. About 40. With pitcher of Cadillac margarita.

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Thank Bryan H
Arnold, Missouri
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76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have been to this place several times and have enjoyed every meal I've been served. They are about the same price as other local Mexican restaurants. It's nice atmosphere. The only complaint I have would be that the service is not always fast and sometimes we have had to wait to have a server approach us to take our... More 

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Thank julie g
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

A standard of customer service does not exist in this establishment. Not only would the bartender/service person (usually only person "working") be too interested in flirting with whatever person she is serving at the bar, but if you decide to eat here; get ready to wait for everything. Except your food. They toss that slop onto the plate quickly. No... More 

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Thank Karen L
MO
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511 reviews
413 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015

I am amazed at the good reviews to this place. We stopped in here after picking up our son at the airport, and he wanted Mexican, so I thought we would give it a try since it had pretty good reviews. Come on tripadvisor people...don't ruin the fact that tripadvisor is known for telling the real truth about experiences, good... More 

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1 Thank Akumalholic
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

It may not of helped that we decided to go to lunch on Christmas Eve but my food was disgusting. I ordered two tacos and the meat tasted worse than a jack n the box taco. It made me sick to my stomach with two bites. We told the server that the quality was unacceptable, she told us that she'd... More 

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2 Thank Bryce1020
Rolla, Missouri
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2015

i really enjoyed my food (fajitas) but few other in group didnt care for theirs. the service was awful..they were slow, like 2 tables, and i think we got drinks refilled once. other then that the place looked clean and ok food

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Jeffco Blvd, Arnold, MO 63010-2161
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Arnold
  • Phone Number: +1 636-287-6404

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?