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El Pueblito Restaurant

2917 23rd St, Columbus, NE 68601-3205
+1 402-563-7919
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“tortilla soup” (3 reviews)
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
2917 23rd St, Columbus, NE 68601-3205
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For authentic Mexican this is the place to go. Love the tortilla soup, tacos and guacamole. This is a small family owned restaurant and they are working really hard to make it.

Thank sjoh145854
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is our favorite Mexican restaurant in Columbus! Although there are many good Mexican restaurants, we love El Pueblito's tortilla soup! Their salsa has just the right amount of cilantro and their fajitas and margaritas are also excellent.

Thank Sharee F
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I had the spicy shrimp, wasn't terribly spicy but well seasoned. I was disappointed in the rice; seemed overdone, the afterthought on the plate. Really good salsa but I prefer corn chips to flour chips. I heard the guacamole is fantastic. Overall, not a bad...More

Thank caged_explorer
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Very good food. Great drinks. Nice staff. Very Clean. Everything I've always ate here and others I've been with or spoke to about this place have never had any complaints.

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The staff is a closely knit team of mostly family. The food is very good. If you're not sure where to park, drive around back. One of the best Mexican Restaurants in town, but it definitely the best staff. (A little drafty in the winter,...More

Thank Theresa G
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Looking for the real stuff in the middle of Nebraska? This is it! Mexican food that tastes 'Mexican'! I eat here at least once every trip to Columbus.

Thank MySLOtravels
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Very tasty, great price, good service. We love the chips and salsa given to the table while we wait for the meal. They are great.

Thank AVred
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Best mexican food I've ever had. My waitress was nice and attentive. Buisness was clean and taken care of.

Thank melmomof4js
Reviewed 15 October 2014

One of the sure benefits of the influx of Mexican culture in the area has been the number of authentic Mexican restaurants. Starting out with chips and delicious salsa, refilled if necessary, adds to the "flavor atmosphere". The restaurant seems to be owned and run...More

Thank artsmomColumbus
Reviewed 3 September 2014

This is a very clean and well organized eating establishment. The food is good but the menu is limited and it all tastes the same. Prices are very fair however the server needs to learn how to smile and make folks feel welcome

Thank Neil J
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11:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2917 23rd St, Columbus, NE 68601-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 402-563-7919
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