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El Alamo

4917 S 24th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2706
+1 402-731-8969
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
12 Jun 2017
6 May 2017
“Very poor service”
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
4917 S 24th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2706
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

My family has been eating here for 25 years. We live 90 miles north now and still come here to eat every chance we get. There are plenty of Mexican Food options where we live and none of them holds a candle to El Alamo!...More

Thank zephyrt
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We got there about 6 PM and were seated shortly after we arrived. The service was very slow. Parties arrived after we were seated waited 20 minutes or more. At least two parties walked away. An hour later our food arrived right before we had...More

Thank Dan D
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

I have been coming here for quite some time - now that I live out of town I try to make it back as often as I can. I really enjoy the Chimichangas, and never feel hungry afterwards. I am always amazed that the owner...More

Thank jpkeel
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

We did fajitas on our road trip. Food was teriffic. We were the first people in on a Sunday. Is a very Latino part of town. Never got crowded. Service was excellent. Hot sauce was kinda mild, but their regular salsa was pretty warm anyway...More

Thank shamrockofthesky
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Don't expect to have a quick meal. Service is very slow. Salsas are good chips are fair. Food was very pricey for what you get. Prices on menu don't agree with what you are charged. 3 of us said no beans and we were charged...More

Thank lotsofslots
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

When we came to eat, we were the only people in the entire restaurant aside from two elderly women who left shortly after we arrived. Still, the service was VERY slow and was a bit of work for us to even get our order taken....More

1  Thank JennNichole
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Great food, good service, superb Margaritas. Veggie fajitas were very tasty. Would return. Easy parking and good location.

Thank harmsenom
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Service was courteous, but slow. Thought the authentic Mexican food was a little bland for our tastes. Best part was the unique Mexican pottery store that is next door.

Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

My family and I have been coming here since the early 1990s and it is our favorite Mexican restaurant in Omaha. As other reviewers have mentioned, this is a friendly, neighborhood restaurant with great owners and staff. Yes, the decor is a little worn around...More

Thank dpw_12RT
Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

My family and I decided to try this place because of some of the reviews we read and what a mistake. I have to admit that the food and chips & salsa were pretty good but they were the only good things about this place....More

1  Thank jeep2586
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 15 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4917 S 24th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2706
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-731-8969
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