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El Fuego

££ - £££Mexican, Latin,
909 W Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53221-2428
+1 414-455-3534
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (19 reviews)
“enchiladas” (10 reviews)
“combo plate” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
909 W Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53221-2428
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The four of us had ordered different dishes and mine was the Fajita Chicken Salad, usually a rather boring salad. Wow, was I ever amazed by the delicious flavors and the size of my salad. The next time I'm in Milwaukee, I am heading over...More

Thank Sue N
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Four of us had lunch there today. Immediate seating with two baskets of chips and three bowls salsa served. Each of us had a different entree and all were Hugh! I had the Chicken Fajita salad, and it was enough for three people. It was...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Our group of eight friends from out-of-town had lunch on a Saturday. The decor was great and the outside water feature added to the ambiance. Our server was adequate but didn't offer refills on water or drinks. Although we were able to get separate checks,...More

Thank dekalbill
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Wonderful service and great tasting food. The menu has traditional offerings but it they interesting twists on some of the traditional fare. The atmosphere very nice, light and airy with a festive feel. The patio is very impressive with a beautiful water fall/fountain,

Thank L8643XSchrisb
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Great service and an inviting atmosphere. Make you feel like your on a Mexican vacation. I had the mole Saudi and it was wonderful. Thank you Melconia for a great lunch

Thank Maria J
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were greater and seated within a couple of minutes. All staff was friendly. We sat outside by the beautiful and relaxing water fountain. Waitress was friendly and has our drinks to us quickly along with chips and salsa. Each person received their own bowl...More

Thank RockyShoal
Reviewed 27 July 2017

A nice Mexican place. Inside and outside seating, the place was clean and bright. Lots of great atmosphere and the service was also very friendly and fast. Food was pretty decent and the prices were reasonable. Easy parking.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Based on a couple very positive reviews, I decided to try this mexican restrauant. I loved the atmostphere of this place. The meal was very good, not great but really good. The service was the best part. My server was wonderful. I would definetly come...More

Thank KalS299
Reviewed 10 July 2017

El Fuego did not disappoint with it's beautiful tiles and decor, many varied dishes to choose from and very quick service!

Thank NR566
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This place is just amazing, and we keep trying to compare with other Mexican restaurants, but keep coming back to El Fuego. We always order the Traditional Chicken Enchiladas or Chimichanga and they are served HOT and the portions are very generous, which we love!...More

Thank Sandi H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 W Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53221-2428
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-455-3534
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