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Elvira's Mexican Restaurant

829 E Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9257
+1 989-687-6680
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
19 Jun 2017
“Authentic Mexican Quisine”
6 Sep 2017
“Best Mexican Restaurant ”
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829 E Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9257
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the best. All food from scratch, great staff, and the owner most often stops to visit if he can at each table!

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Quaint family owned authentic Mexican cuisine. Great for lunch or dinner. Not a huge seating area, perfect for family with kids or friends.

Thank kdhennig
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Ate here for the first time yesterday and it was great! The best Mexican food I ever ate the tamales are so good along with the island tacos. The food is fresh and tasty.The service is the best and the place is nice and clean....More

1  Thank buger
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I've been here several times and only love it more every time! They make their own chips and salsa and holy cow it's magical. The nachos are incredible and my mouth literally waters when I think about the chicken flautas and the Hawaiian tacos. Could...More

Thank Anna F
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place with excellent food, and great portions all at a great price. Ramon sure knows how to make great Mexican food, you can not go wrong with Elvira's, doesn't matter if you are at the restaurant or his food cart always the best Mexican...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We were very disappointed in this place. Chairs uncomfortable and limited spaces. Music too scratchy to enjoy. Very dirty

Thank MrDanRae
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Elvira's definitely meets the definition of a "hole-in-the-wall" joint. It's well away from the main drag, doesn't look swanky from the road, and you have to intentionally go there. For all those reasons, it's perfect! The food is great and if it weren't, they would...More

2  Thank jmkru
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Very neat little place! My husband ordered the sampler platter and I got a hard shell taco and tamales. Everything was delicious. Highly recommended!

Thank weareonlyhuman
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Great place with outstanding food, very authentic food. If you are looking for a fancy Taco Bell this is not it, this is true Mexican food many recipes are from the owners mother. This place does not disappoint.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The place is small, cozy. You did not come for anything like a floor show right? You came for the food! Of course! The staff is friendly. The staff are clean, fun to be around. You feel like family. Total ability to make you feel...More

Thank RJVlier
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 E Saginaw Rd, Sanford, MI 48657-9257
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 989-687-6680
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