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El Tequila Salsa Restaurant & Bar

2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
+1 715-298-3277
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Great authentic experience everytime! Food is always flavorful, hot, and just the right amount to fill you up. The salsa you get with your chips is the best, it has small pieces of onion and cilantro, and the flavor is fresh.(no mushy tomato pureed mix)...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I can't say enough how wonderful the employees at El Tequila Salsa are to the customers. Pedro's smile welcomes you and it genuine. Amanda is always upbeat and happy. And of course Roy, the owner, makes his rounds to the customers to truly inquire about...More

Thank MrsSki09
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Have stopped in several times, lunch and happy hour. The chips and salsa are great and plentiful. The top shelf margaritas are worth the extra. Very friendly staff. Have not been disappointed!

Thank Greg V
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a long haul on the motorcycles from Escanaba and both my buddy and I were in the mood for Mexican and this place popped up first on our Trip Advisor app. I can see why it has great reviews. We both ordered...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Stopped in this delightful restaurant on a long drive. This place is clean, friendly, affordable, and beautifully decorated. Cynthia helped me order the perfect dinner. Their spinach salad was great for maintaining my weight while being very flavorful and healthy. Putting their tasty salsa on...More

Thank MarriedWidow
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to hang out and the food is always excellent! Roy is the most customer-oriented business owner in Wausau and his staff is excellent. Bartender Amanda is always on her game and makes great drinks. A good crowd any night of the week!

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at this restaurant on several occasions always satisfied with the food and service so what a better way then to enjoy it in my own home, sadly I was let down by them. Some of my order was forgotten and the food seemed...More

Thank arianabanderson3
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I was very dissatisfied with the taste of the food or the lack of taste. This is the same food you can get in thousands of Mexican restaurants in America They buy all their food pre made and they heat it up.. Taco bell taste...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The owner and staff are amazing. They will accommodate and personalize as requested. Good food and drinks.

Thank Janine W
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Clean, friendly, festive and tasty Mexican food, when you go there ask for a side of mole (mo-lay) a rich dark sauce that goes great over your burrito.

Thank drBric
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: +1 715-298-3277
This might be a newer restaurant as the last time I was through two years ago this "strip mall" didn't exist and neither did the gas station next to it!
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