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El Mezon Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED

721 Watkins Rd, Maryville, TN 37801-4598
+1 865-981-4344
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
4 Dec 2013
“Just OK”
9 Aug 2013
“Not worth going to.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Spanish
721 Watkins Rd, Maryville, TN 37801-4598
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Reviewed 4 December 2013

Visited the restaurant on a Monday night. Business appeared very slow when I was there. I had a chicken fajita taco salad and it would rate it as just OK. The chicken has a very funny cut to it. It was cut like an octopus...More

1  Thank Randy L
Reviewed 10 August 2013 via mobile

There are several Mexican places in town and this one is very close to my house. I wanted to like it and have gone twice but both times the food was wrong once it came to the table and the service was bad. Even after...More

1  Thank waterdogooder
Reviewed 24 July 2013

We have been there 6 times, had the buffet twice. never had a bad meal. Food here is much better than Los Amigos and Pancho's. Generous portions, fast service, and great prices when you use the coupons and daily specials from their website. http://elmezonmaryville.com/coupons They...More

1  Thank Bob P
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Just got back from another trip to El Mezon. As with the previous trip, it was a good dining experience. Food was good, even though service was a little slow. Large portions. As with previous experience, was not crowded at all, even though it was...More

Thank Tn_Rural_Carrier
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Looking for Mexican, but being in the center of town, we decided to give El Mezon aa try simply because of it's location. It was a Monday night and there was absolutely no one there which kind of worried us. We were quickly seated and...More

Thank TnRuralCarrier1
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Likes: Bright, colorful Dislikes: Service, food, drinks We walked into the restaurant and it was empty, not even an employee. The 4 of us stood around approximately 5 minutes before an employee came out for the back. After taking our drink order, she messed up...More

Thank BLaneville
Reviewed 2 May 2013

i love the decor, it's bright, colorful and fun. The prices are very reasonable and the food is good and plentiful. i enjoy stopping by when I'm out on the spur of the moment. Always the same friendly atmosphere and pleasant help.

Thank Dixie P
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Lots of choices when it comes to Mexican resteraunts in Maryville. Have to say this is one was a pleasant surprise. Great CLEAN fun colorful atmosphere. Very friendly attentive service and the food was great! They use a great spice on their chicken dishes and...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 7 December 2012

Sunday thru Friday this small Maryville restaurant has the ULTIMATE Mexican Buffet. The corn husk-wrapped tamales are teriffic. The many and varied enchiladas are a delight. The several styles of fijata and fijata-type meat dishes are tasty. Even the rice (which can vary widely at...More

2  Thank John B
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  • Address: 721 Watkins Rd, Maryville, TN 37801-4598
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Maryville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-981-4344
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