We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Onion and Garlic Mexican Restaurant

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Corner of 2nd Street and 700 South, Wendover, UT
+1 435-225-0963
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75

9 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 9: English reviews
Deming
Level Contributor
326 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

looked at some of the comments from some of the other travelers who have eaten here and decided to try it out. From the outside this place is not impressive, however it is what is inside that counts. I walked in and was immediately greeted by the owners and I was taken to a booth. The restaurant was clean and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gordon G
Salt Lake City, Utah
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Wendover isn't know for its great food in my opinion. My girlfriend and I decided to try the small local restaurant off the beaten path. I had eaten here a couple of years ago but now it has new owners and a new name. It is no longer called The Onion and Garlic Mexican Restaurant. Now it is called "La... More 

Helpful?
Thank slmodern
Texas
Level Contributor
25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

the food was not very good , the sauce was fine it had heat.....very few people their and they do not offer those shakes or splits......I think it will most likely close in few months....

Helpful?
Thank tumbleweeds02
West Wendover, Nevada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2013

We had some friends come to town. We decided to go here (now under new management called "Los Compadres"). We decided to just have banana splits and visit. Wonderful choice! We really enjoy the food, but the visit was great with just dessert. You really should give it a try.

Helpful?
Thank cfratto2000
Sacramento, California
Level Contributor
529 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

It looks like this place has changed name again. It's now, "Los Compadres Mexican Restaurant." We read the reviews and decided to give it a try. Looking at the outside, we probably would have passed by. It's a portable trailer; similar to what you would see as a school temporary building. However, the inside looks pretty good. Service was very... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steve W
West Wendover, Nevada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

As mentioned before, don't let the outside area keep you away. It's clean and neat inside. It recently went under new management, and I hope they make it. Food was very good and I think reasonably priced. Service was great! I hesitated on going there (we live in W Wendover), but some friends talked us into going out. I'm glad... More 

Helpful?
Thank cfratto2000
vancouver, bc
Level Contributor
40 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2013

This restaurant is a trailer located on the way to the airport. We decided to live on the edge and give it a try. Let me say, it is a typical run down trailer, but I was quite surprised to have delicious authentic tacos. The tacos are $1 or $1.50 with great portion of meat. I would recommended this place... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank candypop75
Los Gatos, California
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2013

Well I am Hispanic and can be critical. I like the old fashioned home made Mexican food. Had the fajitas carne asada , not the best more veggies than meat, salsa was fine, service was very good.

Helpful?
Thank pamela k
Missoula, Montana
Level Contributor
75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2012

the selections in wendover are few. fast food, casino buffet and all very average at best and the cost is high. this little place is special. small older building. simple interior. looks to be a family. young girl and boy working the tables. food is good. we had two combo meals for $15. don't let the outside and area bother... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank kevin b

Travellers who viewed Onion and Garlic Mexican Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Onion and Garlic Mexican Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of 2nd Street and 700 South, Wendover, UT
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wendover
  • Phone Number: +1 435-225-0963

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Onion and Garlic Mexican Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?