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3823 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-5734
+1 806-383-1852
09:00 - 21:00
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Ottawa, Illinois
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89 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This cute local restaurant was a short 2 miles from our hotel. It is off the main path and in a quieter neighborhood, but a gem when you get inside. Friendly helpful staff. Great food displayed well and the perfect amount for travelers who cant take leftovers. A local place which we love. I recommend it for families and couples.... More 

Thank CRMyers
Cee Vee
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145 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We are lunch there before going to the airport. God, attentive service. Good food that was very flavorful.

Thank Conrad M
Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The food was delicious and the best Mexican food I’ve eaten! The chips and tortillas are homemade and mouth-wateringly good. The restaurant mainly consisted of locals, which I believe confirms the quality of the food.

Thank April S
Fayetteville, Arkansas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed it very much. Food was good and so was the service. It is nothing to look at on the outside but would definitely go back again.

Thank JADHarris
Lubbock, Texas
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

A bit out of the way, but with Google we found it pretty easily. Good enchiladas. Not too spicy which was nice for a change from other places. Hot sauce for chips a bit runny with not a lot of flavor. Nice service. Reasonable price.

Thank erwretired
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The carne Asada goals are my favorite and the bean do is really good too! This is one of the most authentic Mexican restaurants in amarillo. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Saxon T
Canberra, Australia
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26 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Excellent food in an unassuming location. Service was good and meal was inexpensive. Recommend the flautas de papa and tacos de carne asada.

Thank AnyWhereButHere84
Dolores, Colorado
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great meal at El Manantial. I had googled "great guacamole" and this was a recommended restaurant. We had fajitas and a quesadilla...and of course the guacamole! Very reasonably priced for the quality of the food ($30 for two entrees, two teas and two appetizers). I would highly recommend this place!

Thank StreetsurgeonSteven
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

My family travels to Amarillo often, but we have never been here. We heard about this spot by chance. It's located in a part of town we rarely go to but we figured why not. Well I'm so glad we did. Probably the best Mexican food I've ever had! The inside was clean, wait staff was on it and the... More 

Thank Delilah M
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64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

If this place were in Half Moon Bay and you were in San Mateo, it would be a Destination Restaurant, but it's in Amarillo, which is not really a place you go unless you are visiting a friend in prison or building nuclear bombs, so, not quite. But if you do happen to be in Amarillo, OMG. The special the... More 

Thank rtln

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3823 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-5734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-383-1852

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