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El Mexsal Restaurant

Mexican, Latin,
325 S Freedom Blvd, Provo, UT 84601-4439
+1 801-375-3468
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“pupusas” (17 reviews)
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
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325 S Freedom Blvd, Provo, UT 84601-4439
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered a mix of Mexican (tostadas) Salvadorian food (papusas). While the helpings were of decent size each of us (5) had the impression that the seasoning of the meats: beef in papusas and chicken in the tostadas was lacking.

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The special that I ordered was excellent. The taste was excellent and it was very well done. Service was very good.

Thank docish
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We love Mexican food and El Mexsal never disappoints us! Between the tostada, tacos, burritos, and pupusas you can't go wrong! The free chips and salsa they give you when you dine in are awesome as well. We love eating here.

Thank Steffany J
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Chili Relleno was authentic and cooked perfectly. My frinds ordered tacos, enchiladas and chicken burrito. Salsa and chips were amazing. Chips were homemade and had light salt which is something you don't get very often. Salsa was also homemade and very tasty. Fast service for...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We drive almost an hour, one way, to get our Pupusas fix! We always get a few pupusas along with a chimichanga. We like the cabbage they bring to the table as well. They have always been quick & we leave happy every time we...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I loved the casual feel to the restaurant -- Don't visit if you are looking to be pampered. The clientele definitely has the mother country flare. Pupusas are delicious and the price is great. We also ordered fajitas but will not do that again --...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Loved it! This place is new for us and has a unique taste that was different than other Mexican style restaurants. Loved the pupusas. I like saucey and cheese and that definitely defines their dishes. Excited to add this place to the lunch rotation.

Thank Marte M
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This place has nice, fresh, inexpensive Pupusas. Not much on ambiance, but definitely authentic Latin American fast food/cafeteria feel.

Thank JDP1111
Reviewed 10 November 2015

I don't like to leave bad reviews, but we were very disappointed with this place. We thought it had to be good because it was sooooo busy, and obviously a lot of locals go there... But it took forever to get our food (2 people,...More

Thank N_and_J2013
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

We came for the pupusas! They were freshly made, and great. Service was leisurely, but that wasn't unexpected for how busy it was.

Thank braybrigade
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 S Freedom Blvd, Provo, UT 84601-4439
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Provo
  • Phone Number: +1 801-375-3468
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