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El Agave

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402 S 3rd St, Saint Peter, MN 56082-2032
+1 507-934-5323
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 10:00
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at El Agave several times and it is one of our favorite places to eat in the area. The service is fast and attending without being overbearing. The food is excellent with a little something for everyone. We drive over from another community with several Mexican restaurants because El Agave is by far superior.

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Thank Michael S
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had a large group 20+. They were able to accommodate us, it was a little crowded but we were comfortable. The waitress was really nice. She had many tables and still kept up with the needs of our group. Everyone said their food was warm and had great flavor. This can be a challenge when you have so many... More 

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Thank Andrew A
Mankato, Minnesota
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I like this one as one of the best in southern Minnesota. The place is clean, has nice atmosphere and large selection of dishes on the menu. Margarita specials at noon and Monday and Tuesday evenings! Good service.

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Thank Ronald T
Chicago, Illinois
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I ate dinner here in January had a very nice evening. The atmosphere is very nice and it is a large enough space to allow at least a sense of privacy if that's what one is seeking. The food is very good with large portions. The service was very attentive and courteous. I will definitely go back when I am... More 

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Thank Doug W
Saint Peter, Minnesota
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I am gluten free and this works. There are a lot of menu items. They have margaritas for really cheap on Mondays. Their food is quality, for example if you order a chicken entree the chicken is the best white chicken.

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Thank dreamredwing
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This place is perfect for getting some Mexican food. Their chips and salsa alone are great! I have been to alot of Mexican restaurants before but this one makes their food quicker and better than the others.The enchiladas are amazing and their atmosphere is just spot on. There is alot of energy and colors that add to the experience. The... More 

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Thank 68AAA
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

There are a fair number of mexican restaurants in Minnesota, but outside of St. Paul, most are like this one. Booths, meals by the number, drinks by the quart. What I do whenever I'm trying one out is that I order the chili rellenos. That is, in my mind's eye, a test of the chef. If it's a good chef,... More 

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Thank Glenn F
Toronto, Canada
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102 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

If you need colour in your life visit El Agave. The décor is unimaginably colourful and interesting. The service is remarkably fast - even before you are fully seated someone is bringing you chips and someone else is bringing you menus and taking your drink order. I ate there twice in one week and found the portions generous, the food... More 

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Thank osteopathy2015
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130 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Friday night dinner! We had chimichangas, chicken and spinach Enchiladas, a Philly cheesesteak burrito, and a chicken fajita salad. Everyone cleaned their plates. The fried items were a little greasy, but delicious.

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Thank Melissa I
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1,022 reviews
807 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 929 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Food was tasty! Service was very fast. Nice stop thru St. Peter. Definitely recommend. Good prices. Decorated with colorful carved wooden furniture.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 10:00
Saturday
11:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 S 3rd St, Saint Peter, MN 56082-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Peter
  • Phone Number: +1 507-934-5323

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