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El Que Pasa

891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
+1 828-350-0865
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bean dip” (9 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always amazing when I go here. The place is a little tight with tables but its good. Definitely worth it!

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Que Pasa is our favorite Mexican restaurant in Asheville for many reasons - delicious food, huge portions, great prices, roomy and festive atmosphere, fast service, and amazing Margaritas. BTW, the Margaritas were on special during our last visit at $3.99 - wow! The menu...More

Thank JLA-88-88
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Our family of four adults and two kids just had a great time here. The waitress and other staff were so friendly and attentive. The food was the best Mexican food we've had in a long time. We loved the salsa bar-especially the pumpkin salsa-...More

Thank GrammaG2320
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Super Mexican food and huge portions. A lot of seating which is good as it gets very busy. Friendly wait staff and drinks and chips refilled quickly. Parking right in front of restaurant. We loved it.

Thank spookie0078
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The staff was so accommodating. We sat in a booth and the seat moved, so we moved. The high top table was wobbly, so we moved again, we finally got settled down in a booth and all was well. The bean dip and salsa bar...More

Thank Maegan H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I figured I would get a decent lunch when I stopped in but what I got far, far exceeded my expectations! A wonderful meal with a pleasant server. Thank you El Que Pasa!

Thank B0bGG
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We loved everything about this place. The menu had so much to offer, it was hard to decide! We landed on the chile con queso (chorizo and cheese dip) and taquitos camaron (shrimp) for appetizers; both were fabulous. The echiladas with spicy green sauce and...More

Thank Sylvie K
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This place was everything the reviews suggest--great food, friendly service, and excellent prices especially given the huge quantities of food. We had enough leftover for lunch for the 3 of us the next day, so the prices were especially good given that we essentially got...More

Thank FanofTA
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We were vacationing in Asheville & this incredible place just so happened to be near where we were staying! We ended up stopping 3 times last week. Portions are huge & food is out of this world. Servers & staff were very friendly. If ever...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We do not live in Asheville, but vacation in the area yearly. We found this place by chance and make sure to go every time we are in town. It's a cut above your average Mexican restaurant.

Thank steve w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-350-0865
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