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El Guanaco

331 NE 44th St, Oakland Park, FL 33334-1443
+1 954-351-0792
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pupusas” (55 reviews)
“enchiladas” (18 reviews)
“guacamole” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Salvadoran, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
331 NE 44th St, Oakland Park, FL 33334-1443
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had our date night at this restaurant. We read the other reviews and thought we give it a try. Boy, are we glad we did. The decor was cute and comfy and the food was great. I had the shrimp burrito,...More

Thank Salcal3
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a small hole-in-the-wall in a mostly working class warehouse district, but the locals know it well. The staff is very friendly and the food is always fresh. Today I had the fried chicken chunks with black beans/white rice. The plantains on the side...More

Thank SS107
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The staff are very friendly and responsive. I tried the combination dish to include a taco, tostada, and enchilada. It was good and so were the sides, especially the beans! The tea was good too. I'll come back again to satisfy my Mexican food craving.

Thank Cotton5150
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I find the lunch average (Mexican ordered), but comes with a large portion. Different was the rice which is white and has veggies mixed in, a nice touch. The ice tea is fresh and robust, served in a mug. The dinner menu looks really good...More

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I had lunch here today and it was delicious. Service was really fast and friendly. Prices are not expensive, I had a huge platter of rice, with a delicious sauce and a really good chicken burrito. Place is small but quaint. I highly recommend this...More

Thank julia a
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and priced reasonably. If you never had Salvadoran food give it a try. I had the #2 combo and it was deferent but delicious.

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 19 April 2017

El Guanaco in Oakland Park is a good find, and I'll have to take my friends, but I was with Susan and her sister. The parking is easy, the staff is very friendly, the decor and menu are Mexican. They are both on a diet,...More

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Whenever we are spending the night in a new place, I look to idine for restaurant suggestions, and found El Guanaco, then checked Trip Advisor and found them to be the number 1 rated restaurant out of 85 in Oakland Park. We sure haven't tried...More

Thank krisreger
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

In town overnight and found this wonderful little place on yelp. Warm friendly service, fresh, simple Mexican and El Salvadoran food at this very reasonably priced, neighborhood, mom & pop restaurant. If your nearby or in town. Give it a try!

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Will be back. Nice authentic and good service. Good chicken tacos and beans. Rice was bland and could use some flavor. Will be back, very nice service.

Thank gh300
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Salvadoran, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 331 NE 44th St, Oakland Park, FL 33334-1443
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Oakland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 954-351-0792
Mexican and El Salvadoran
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