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El Maguey Mexican Restaurant

££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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119 Crown Hill Rd, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-1657
+1 816-637-2832
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great place to eat Mexican food in Excelsior Springs. They are fast,friendly, and the food is very good. The prices are reasonable as well. Try the Margaritas.

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Thank rashstravels
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is the place to eat on Friday nights when the Tigers are playing in town. You can usually get in & out quickly if you need to. The food is good, the service is great & the margarita's are delish!

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Thank Elaina L
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

It was very busy for a Tuesday night. The food was okay. The salsa was alittle bit to bland for me. The service was okay. So, overall it was okay.

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Thank rdbailey79
Kansas City, Missouri
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57 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Our Server wasn't friendly. A smile would definitely help! Food was very bland. Everything tasted the same. Tamale was full of masa, very little meat. My daughter enjoyed the Refried beans though. Bathroom was so dirty and smells. El Maguey used to be good. It's been years since we've tried them. This location has gone downhill.

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Thank LiSammy
Kansas City, Missouri
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The service her is always on point- no matter how busy they are. At times, you may have a bit of a wait for a table, otherwise you are typically sat right away. The food is always delicious and the drinks are always amazing! Love it.?

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Thank kathops37
Des Moines, Iowa
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165 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Good food, the meal was served promptly. Several options for sizes of margaritas from 16 to 42 ounces. Chips were thin an crispy and salsa tasty.

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Thank Cytraveler26
Lawson, Missouri
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

The food is good and there is plenty of seating if you have a large group. Food comes quickly and prices are very reasonable.

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Thank Patricia M
Excelsior Springs, Missouri
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105 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

This very colorful, fun atmosphere Mexican restaurant serves up very large portions. The food is excellent. First up is freshly tried chips and salsa. Large variety of menu items. If your wanting a late afternoon cocktail. You will love their margaritas. The wait staff are very friendly and service oriented. Great place for lunch or dinner.

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Thank lewgren
Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

Went there after a very long drive. The staff had a great sense of humor and was joking with us from the minute we sat down. Much needed after a long day of driving. The food was great and we had a pitcher of margaritas that were wonderful. Can't say enough about the great service!

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Thank ramblingthisworld
Kansas City, Missouri
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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Not the worst Mexican food I've ever had, but nowhere near the best. Very Americanized and prefrozen grocery store taste. Nothing here appeared to be homemade or fresh. No cilantro or lime in any of the dishes which is my definition of good Mexican.

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Thank Bob R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Crown Hill Rd, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-1657
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Excelsior Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 816-637-2832

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