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El Mezcal

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601 North 25th Street, Norfolk, NE 68701
+1 402-371-3698
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El Dorado Hills, Ca
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219 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come here every year when visiting family in Norfolk. We continue to come back based on the quality of the food and drink. Our server was a bit off this year compared to other visits but, it is what it is. The food is what keeps us coming back. It didn't disappoint this year either. The taco salad is... More 

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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just no wow factor here, staff friendly enough, food so,so. Altough I will try to go again, I always give places with great service another chance.

Norfolk, Nebraska
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

I frequent El Mezcal with my fiance and parents. It's a great place to unwind after a hard day with the free chips and salsa and sip on margaritas! The food is amazing and the queso dip is fabulous!

Songtan, South Korea
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I was visiting Norfolk for the first time. I love Mexican food so thought I would try El Mezcal. What a surprise. Not only was it great, it may have been the best I ever tasted. My entire family thought it was great and hated to leave.

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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place has the best Mexican food in town. I've heard excellent drinks but kinda pricy for my budget so I've not had one yet. Everything I've tried was good (except one time I ordered something I did not know was gonna have a big jalapeno pepper stuffed inside ... couldn't eat that). Plenty of seating. Always clean - I've... More 

Pierce, Nebraska
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My friend and I decided to go down to Norfolk to get some lunch. We chose El Mezcal because the food is always good. Got the enchiladas supremas- first time having it and it was very good. Even had leftovers for the next day's meal.

york, ne
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here several times in the last 12 months and have NEVER been disappointed. The food is great, the drinks are great the ambiance is good. It is a busy place, so timing is important. ..not sure if you can make reservations, but have never waited more than 10 minutes to be seated. Very awesome mexican food...and I... More 

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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Everyone likes to dine here. Lunch and dinner the place is comfortable full. I like their lunchtime specials.

Norfolk, Nebraska
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful scenery inside and outside dinning. Most fabulous food. For social gatherings, birthdays, business, and family. Even has a bar and TV.

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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for all the chips and salsa you can eat while waiting for your food this is the place to go. Their lunch is normally pretty quick if there is not a lot of people already there. Their food is good and they have daily specials.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 North 25th Street, Norfolk, NE 68701
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 402-371-3698

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