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El Guaca Mexican Grill

122 High Street, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
+44 1621 852009
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (40 reviews)
“churros” (24 reviews)
“burrito” (24 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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122 High Street, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had great service, fantastic food and enjoyed a friendly atmosphere! Cant recommend enough! We will be going back! Thank you El Guaca for a brilliant night!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Suelilly82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a typical chain restaurant with food that fills everyone up. You eat at their pace not yours. It really is no Mexican food extravaganza. We had literally just finished our starters when a waitress was clearing our table another was waiting to put...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Hoopa
miguels349, Owner at El Guaca Mexican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

First of all let me apologize for the bad experience, I can garantee that this is not the way we work, we don't rush or push people to eat fast, actually we work the other way around trying to provide the best experience to our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Following its good reviews decided to try out this restaurant on Maldon High Street. Was pleasantly surprised! The food was excellent and no complaints about quantity either. Service was good and despite a large table ordering just in front of us there was no problem...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 1,919
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was picking up some bits in Maldon and got hungry, a quick search lead us to this place and glad we did because the food was fantastic and at a great price. If you’re a nachos fan, get the nachos. I’ve eaten nachos in bars...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RRResident
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a few times and always had great food. Service is good. For a nice family meal would highly recommend

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank S6663YFjonathanr
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Awesome Mexican food was a treat coming here lovely surroundings and lovely staff really big portions

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sgranny58
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

El Guaca used to be one of my favourite restaurants in Maldon but sadly after our last visit it has really gone down hill. We had booked a table for 9 people and when we arrived we were told there would be a slight wait...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank becky1245
Reviewed 18 September 2018

this place is fun with fantastic huge portions of tasty mexican food. you get large hats to wear. staff are friendly and service is good always a fun night here

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sallprice
Reviewed 13 September 2018

really nice and comfy grill been a couple of times staff are always polite and friendly food is very nice will do the usual english steaks if you are not into mexican food the wine list is very high standard and priced fairly as are...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Iain M
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

My son and I were staying nearby in Steeple for a sailing event and felt the need to feed after a hard day on the water. Maldon has plenty of restaurants but all booked up. So was El Guava but managed to fit us in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 High Street, Maldon CM9 5ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1621 852009
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