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2246 Winchester Rd NE Ste 306, Huntsville, AL 35811-6802
+1 256-852-3333
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Saucier, Mississippi
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent guacamole. Taco was crispy. All food prepared well. It is a drive from the city but worth the trip.

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Thank IMHOHuntsville
New Market, Alabama
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93 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Mexican food that had no taste, a real shame. No attention to detail indifferent service. Not recommended to anyone who know Mexican food.

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Thank Sandy E
Huntsville, Alabama
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117 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place has a great atmosphere to it with very friendly staff. Our server was awesome and super attentive! (wish I could remember his name) I had the chimi and it was delicious! Beans and rice were good also. The chips and salsa tho are awesome! The prices are low and portions are large. Great dining experience. :)

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Thank OshenBreeze
Columbia, Tennessee
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120 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

A group of us needed a quick lunch stop and selected El Monte. It was a good choice, we had a variety of dishes among the group, everything was served hot and fresh. Very flavorful. Only downside is that the salsa lacked the kick I expect in Mexican restaurants.

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Thank NC27012
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Good place to eat. We really enjoy their Mambo Taxi, their sangria and margaritas are both delicious. Fajitas are not bad either. I have a favorite place so it's hard to compete.

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Thank jsallis906
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56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Apparently we got here just in time! There was a line when we left and someone setting up a table for some time of entertainment maybe. It was on a Thursday night. Salsa and chips were very good. We both ordered the Pollo Feliz, chicken and rice, with cheese sauce. There was very little cheese and the chicken was dry.... More 

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Thank Kim W
Huntsville, Alabama
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We have been to El Monte numerous times and everything has been consistent. The service, the food, and the atmosphere are always great. We go as well as recommend others go. The prices are good and the serving are large.

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Thank William B
Huntsville, Alabama
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Out of convenience my husband and I stop by for a quick bite, their food is reasonably priced but it is mediocre at best.

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Thank Lynn P
Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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70 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I have been going there with other co-workers for office lunch once in a while for a change.This restaurant has casual atmosphere, and always crowded during lunch hours. food used to be just average quality, possibly cheap price and good portion size attract crowd here,but I didn't enjoy neither food nor atmosphere here.

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Thank AuburnDad50
Huntsville, Alabama
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Staff very rude and steak was like eating an old tire. Over charged for 2 drinks charged 18.00 when it should have been 12.00. Would never eat there again. All food was also over priced......

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Thank tim r

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2246 Winchester Rd NE Ste 306, Huntsville, AL 35811-6802
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-852-3333

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