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El Vallarta

223 N Black River St, Sparta, WI 54656-1529
+1 608-269-0547
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“mexican food” (6 reviews)
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223 N Black River St, Sparta, WI 54656-1529
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful service, authentic Mexican food. Highly recommended and a great value for a small town eatery.

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Stayed at Justin Trails resort and this was highly recommended by resort staff. Came in for a birthday dinner on a Wednesday and place was quite busy. Service was extremely friendly and fast, and food was top notch. Hubby had the Fajitas Jalisco and I...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

It's in a strip mall and couldn't look less interesting on the outside. Upon entering you know you're in a family operated Mexican eatery. The menu has a decent variety of choices, is easy to read and find what you are craving. The waiter is...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I have always enjoyed this restaurant until my last visit. The service was TERRIBLE. We had to ask for everything including napkins and table ware. The food arrived cold, but it had taken so long we were afraid to send it back and we were...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This place was very good as many of the reviews indicate. I enjoy their salsa and chips a lot. The right thickness to the salsa. My quesadilla was just the way I like it as well. I'll definitely be back!

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This restaurant is not flashy, just humble great tasting Mexican food. We have had several lunches here for co workers that were having a Birthday, or moving away. They are very easy to work with and produce lunch in fast manner. My Husband also make...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for years and I have never had a bad experience. I've heard people give this place a bad rap but for restaurants of its type it is the best in the area. I work in La Crosse and the food here...More

Thank Chynna R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We love to lunch here. Food is dependably good and always is fast so we are in and out (and full!) in 30 minutes. Great for an evening meal too, margaritas are fantastic.

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Since being relocated to Wisconsin it was awesome to find a authentic Mexican restaurant. The food is amazing and the staff we have had so far are great. Our family eats here weekly. Best place in Sparta to eat by far.

Thank Kelly A
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Been coming here for years, and it's probably the most legit restaurant in Sparta. I have heard of some health code issues, but I feel lime they have made significant improvements to fix those. They are nice people, they have delicious food, and it's pretty...More

Thank Chynna91
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Denice O
15 December 2016|
Response from dickandjackie | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, its a very local place, we paid cash or a credit card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 N Black River St, Sparta, WI 54656-1529
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Sparta
  • Phone Number: +1 608-269-0547
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