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Guadalajara Mexican Grill & Cantina

105 N Main St, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530-4118
+1 951-674-8294
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“margarita's” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
105 N Main St, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530-4118
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. After being on the East Coast since November couldn't wait to get back for great Mexican food at Guadalajara. I ordered the Carne Asada Street Tacos & my husband ordered the Chili Colorado burrito. Both dishes were delicious. The chips &...More

Thank Phylde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been going to "Guads" since they opened, like 100yrs ago. I've probably tried 90% of the menu, and a few things not on the menu. Sadly I can't really go anywhere else for Mexican food now. They're just that good. Great atmosphere, great service,...More

1  Thank pastorjoedino
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We go about once a month and LOVE the carnitas! They have a full bar with great drinks. The service is always fast and friendly.

Thank Bart V
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A few weeks ago I wrote a review that mentioned that I had been served a Margarita that tasted much different than those I had over the 10 years or so. I revisited last week and was told by someone I knew that there was...More

Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We have been going to Guadalajara restaurant for many years. The staff is very friendly and always personable when we come in. The food is always fresh and very authentic Mexican homemade.

Thank suzannesB4311QH
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Love this place for larger groups. The food is excellent and the service is good too. Always pleased with my meal.

Thank 2oldtravelbugs
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Always great food and prompt friendly service. So many good dishes! We often get the Guadalajara Grill Whitehall comes with Carne Asada, chicken, shrimp al mojo de ago. Guacamole, lightly grilled onions, jalapeño's, beans and rice and is served on a sizzling skillet. We usually...More

Thank Jimbobchuck
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Guadalajara is a Main Street, Lake Elsinore fixture, and for all the right reasons. Great Cal-Mex dishes, some regional favorites, friendly, efficient staff, and a fun, family atmosphere make Guadalajara easy to like

Thank John G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If I want Mexican Food that is the place I head I go usually for my Friday night date with my husband there He is happy for Mexican food We have lost many good restaurants in Lake Elsinore The food is served hot We get...More

Thank jeanneh973
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The food was great but a bit expensive for Mexican food. I really liked the location and the atmosphere was nice. The Margarita's were excellent and nice sized. Has an outside dining area which we chose not to do since it was after dark and...More

Thank Randy C
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Any coupons to this restaurant?
18 December 2015|
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Response from Ellen H | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. The prices are rock bottom already.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 N Main St, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530-4118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Elsinore
  • Phone Number: +1 951-674-8294
  • E-mail
Located in historic downtown Lake Elsinore