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El Mexiquense Grill

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74 N West State Rd, American Fork, UT 84003-1486 (Formerly Tacos Rodriguez)
+1 801-756-3744
11:00 - 21:30
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Highland, Utah
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Mexican food for a good price the pork carnitas were fantastic!! Rojo burrito was loaded and not to spicy but there's a great salsa bar if you need more heat. Place was packed but the service was fast.

Thank erik m
St. George, Utah
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221 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We put in quite an order for our family, and were really quite pleased with the food and service. I like a bit more cheese than they provided, but the food was hot and fresh! Thank you for a nice family meal!

Thank PaulEugeneG
eagle river, Alaska
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

I took some of my family to this place, and it was really good. I got a chimichanga, which was enormous. Everyone else's portions were also really big, and we enjoyed the food. It's kind of a quick-service set-up, where you order at the counter, and then they call your name when it's ready, so I was a little bit... More 

Thank akgog
Salt Lake City
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131 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

I was skeptical the first time I walked into the strip mall and smelled the sour drink machine wafting through the restaurant. But my fears were quickly assuaged when my friend said two words that changed my life, "Ya Bass". I had never heard of such a concoction and was soon pleased to find out that this staple is the... More 

Thank Utah_Birdtographer
American Fork, Utah
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

The staff was friendly and the service was prompt. The dining area was spotless, the sauce bar was organized, clean, and well-stocked. The food was delicious! We didn't have to wait to be served, and even if we had to, it would have been well worth the wait. This is one of my new favorite places. If you enjoy delicious... More 

Thank Jared P
New Braunfels, Texas
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

I had been gone from Texas for 3 weeks and was jonesing for some Mexican food. Found this place on Google. I knew we were at the right place when I saw Tacos al pastor on the menu. They were authentic!!! Not Tex-Mex, like I would have been happy with! Salsa bar with several different levels of heat....I would come... More 

Thank kmschin
Draper, Utah
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362 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Trying to get Mexican food is really a personal choice, if you have grown up with Cal-Mex or Tex-Mex well this isn't the place. But on the other hand if you want to try food from way south of the boarder, then this maybe the place. I had the taco plate and it was tasty, but the meat flavor was... More 

Thank must_need_H2O
South Jordan, Utah
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81 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

We went to this place on a recommendation from a friend. It was so good! I got three tacos and it was like a party in my mouth. All meals come with a basket of chips and they have a salsa bar with various types of salsa, which were good as well. You can choose your hot you like your... More 

Thank Terry B
Springville, Utah
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

With the nauseating amount of Costa Rio and Cafe vida's in the area its nice to have some actual MEXICAN food. .First of all the taco plate is amazing. The meat and pineapple go so well together just like from a street cart in Mexico. The nachos al pastor are my new favorite. Its around 8 bucks and it feeds... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

We went here because of all the good reviews on Urbanspoon & tripadvisor.com. They told us the Pastor is their speciality so I ordered the enchilada plate with them. The flavor of cinnamon was so strong & the meat was so dry I didn't finish them. The beans were very flavorable, the rice okay. My husband got the 3 taco... More 

Thank Debbi D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 N West State Rd, American Fork, UT 84003-1486 (Formerly Tacos Rodriguez)
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  American Fork
  • Phone Number: +1 801-756-3744

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