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El Jimador Restaurant - CLOSED

5256 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-3276
+1 573-348-3834
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
22 Nov 2016
“Always a nice meal”
25 Sep 2016
“Solid Mexican-ish food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
££ - £££
5256 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-3276
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Anytime I went there, the place was hoping with people. Food was traditional Mexican, or I should say some of the dishes were very authentic and some were Americanized. Always a nice time as the pitchers of margaritas were always a great value.

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The food isn't super authentic, but it's good and plentiful. Portions are large. Serve is average for a Mexican restaurant, which means the food usually comes out quickly and the servers will refill your beverage, but that's about it.

Thank Amber R
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Tried several times and seems permanently closed. So sorry. One of my favorites. If it were open I would give it a 5. I need a hundred words to say they are closed?

Thank Smmrbrk
Reviewed 14 May 2016

moody waiters. extra friendly initially, then turned sour when they wanted to go home. Food ok. Better than Vista Grande

Thank tracy108maui
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Food here is typical of every other "Mexican" restaurant you can visit anywhere in the US. Food isn't great, but isn't bad either. Service is lacking but that is the norm. Unfortunately they don't serve Horchata.

Thank Toddsbc383
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Since the new "bypass" was built, some of the local joints are easily overlooked around the Lake of the Ozarks. Tucked away on old highway 54, El Jimador can be passed by without much notice. But if you are hungry and need a transfusion of...More

Thank Dave11974
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I've been coming to this restaurant for a number of years. It's our "regular" place when visiting the Lake - 3-4 times per year. The food is always great, but the drinks are so-so. At this visit the frozen margarita machine was broke, so the...More

Thank Rostman
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Don't order the T bone stake. I don't know how they can slice a bone to less than 3/16 of an inch. This was a joke of a T bone stake. I asked the server for it to be pink in the middle, he looked...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We have been to several other Mexican restaurants in the area that are way better. The place is too loud for any conversations, the service was non-existent and the food was passable. The same restaurant in Jefferson City is far better.

Thank RhondaMo4
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

My family had a Great Experience!!! Food was great along with the service, will go there again next time we're in the area!!!

Thank Mary F
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11:00 - 21:00
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  • Address: 5256 Osage Beach Pkwy, Osage Beach, MO 65065-3276
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lake of the Ozarks  >  Osage Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 573-348-3834
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