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El Maguey

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1340 Forum Dr, Rolla, MO 65401
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Here and there
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good Mexican food choices. Not my favorite Mexican place but pretty good. I do like their Green Verde Sauce.

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Thank Nancy B
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying, I'm from Texas so I think I have different Mexican food expectations. I require a lot of flavor and really fresh ingredients to rate something as very good or excellent. I ordered lunch chicken fajitas here and the chicken reminded me of the texture and prep of Chinese food. It was not like a breast... More 

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Thank CSchex
Tyler, Texas
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100 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Once again the food is spectacular... I had a steak burrito smothered in cheese sauce with beans and rice on the side I think it's called the San Juan... I highly recommend it ... my son had grilled chicken over Mexican rice smothered in cheese , I tasted it and it was delicious as well... Great service, great price, great... More 

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Thank Rachelle M
Springfield, Missouri
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

A very good Mexican place. We love to come here with family usually for lunch, sometimes dinner. I do like the old place better, but the new one if fine.

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Thank milbanks86
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The Chicken Bandito is must try! So delicious! Great Salsa and Chips. Also check out the JUMBO margarita if you're in the mood. The only down fall, the waiter was not very attentive to our drinks and we really could have used another drink

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Thank Jmb2020
Hillsboro, Texas
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344 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The place was almost packed at lunch on a Saturday but our food came out rather quickly hot and fresh. The have lunch specials everyday on their menu. The salsa was ok nothing special but the beef fajitas were very good and plentiful.

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Thank Dogpilot
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43 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Since they opened the new restaurant we have been in twice. Food great service adequate. But today it appears they forgot about the service all together. A 20 minute wait still no wait staff. Sorry. Nice people but hey can't figure out the business.

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Thank Jon M
Tyler, Texas
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100 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

A great family-owned restaurant and fan and family staff... I eat here quite often and I cannot say enough about the owners and the staff who go out of their way to make sure you have an enjoyable experience... They have an array of different kinds of beers with daily specials on drinks... A huge variety different Mexican Cuisine... if... More 

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Thank Rachelle M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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293 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

I was in Rolla for a conference and craved Mexican food at lunch. This was my first time in Rolla so it was a bit difficult to figure out where to eat as reviews were all over the place and some places looked suspect. We found El Maguey through yelp and decided to give it a try. When we walked... More 

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Thank DnllJns
Rolla, Missouri
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

This is an average Mexican dining place, but has really fun karaoke nights on Thursdays and good margaritas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 Forum Dr, Rolla, MO 65401
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Rolla

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?