We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

EL Mariachi

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1836 Winchester Rd NE, Huntsville, AL 35811-9193
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

10 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 10: English reviews
Level Contributor
38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped here while shopping and was surprised to see a buffet, which is very convenient and I love a mixture of food. I was also surprised to see a decent variety and the quality was good! They had a chorizo, steak, chicken and veggie dish that was delicious and great with their cheese. I live the type of cheese... More 

Helpful?
Thank AngelaMiller83
Huntsville
Level Contributor
15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

There is nothing wrong with this type of Mexican food. It is made for the general public. It will be exactly what you expect it to be. Good value, decent food, good atmosphere. If you want something that will burn you up inside, or contemporary Mexican, this isn't for you. Good for the whole family. If you bring the family,... More 

Helpful?
Thank big_nick_hwt
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Whether we are on a date night or have our son with us... This is one of our favorite places to eat on our side of town. They have the best fajitas I have ever had! I'm not a fan of he buffet though. The only time I tried it the food was cold and that is my biggest pet... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ashley W
Huntsville, Alabama
Level Contributor
58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

If you are looking for fancy then this isn't for you. If you are looking for good food and great service, here you go. We have ordered off the menu and selected the buffet many, many times. Everything is always good regardless of how ordered. The service is without question very good. The salsa is a little different each visit... More 

Helpful?
Thank William B
Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Level Contributor
70 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015

I have been to this Mexican style restaurant many times for office lunches with co-workers. This place is very crowded during the rush lunch hour. Quality of the food is average and seating is very congested.

Helpful?
Thank AuburnDad50
Hattiesburg MS
Level Contributor
22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013

Wasn't too impressed with the food...taste was average at best. We all ordered the combo platter. No margaritas available..just beer. Have had just as good at Taco Bell.

Helpful?
Thank magnolia1951
Jackson, Georgia
Level Contributor
88 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2012

This place had good hot food and served fast. This was on the east side and on the outskirts of Huntsville. If you dont want to venture into town and want some decent hot Mexican food served fast, then this is a safe bet.

Helpful?
Thank Amethyst-King
Clarkesville, Georgia
Level Contributor
232 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2012

Typical Mexican faire. Not great but satisfactory for late arrivers without time for anything better.

Helpful?
Thank MountainMan30523
Huntsville, Alabama
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2012

Ok yeah it has a buffet even on Sundays. But you get what you pay for. The food was good for the price. Warm and tasty. Good service and a friendly atmosphere.

Helpful?
Thank DJ989
Huntsville, Alabama
Level Contributor
123 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2012 via mobile

How could you go wrong with a Mexican buffet??? This place has a lunch buffet Mon-Fri from 11am -2pm. It is pretty awesome! There's everything from stuff to make steak or chicken fajitas, cheese quesadilla's, burritos, to even hot wings and desserts! They have the liquid queso cheese to smother your food in which I go over board with most... More 

Helpful?
Thank KY-2-AL

Travellers who viewed EL Mariachi also viewed

 

Been to EL Mariachi? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1836 Winchester Rd NE, Huntsville, AL 35811-9193
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from EL Mariachi staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?