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El Agave

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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180 Lamar Pkwy, Ste 109, Pacific, MO 63069-1185
+1 636-257-2999
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Eureka, Missouri
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It's been almost a year since my last visit to El Agave. We joined some friends there the other night and it was actually worse. I'm so disappointed - we used to eat there all the time and it was good. On this visit, the food had no flavor, the tortillas were dry, silverware was dirty and the wall in... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This used to be a local favorite for Mexican... nice patio area, owners/managers and employees always made you feel welcomed. Service was good, food was good and consistent. Last few times we gave it try was disappointed. Place is dirty, food is bland and service was poor. After talking to others that frequented in the past agree that it has... More 

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Thank Cindy C
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Large selection of foods. Average taste. Outside eating area for seasonal times. Large restaurant. Waiters could have better personalities. Found a hair a few times in my food there. They refunded the plate but still. We only go there when we are REAllY hungry.

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Thank Sheri C
Etna, Wyoming
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84 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This place was pretty good. Not the best Mexican food,but certainly not the worst. Salsa's weren't the greatest.

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Thank Candice Z
Galloway, New Jersey
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were advised to try this restaurant by the staff at the motel where we were staying. The food and service was excellent. Portions are gigantic and we brought enough leftovers back to the motel for another dinner. We later spoke with others who had been there and all were impressed.

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Thank Joanne H
Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

El Agave in Pacific, Mo was always our go to Mexican Restuarant when we lived nearby. The margarita's are the best I've ever had. Their menu is extensive & they will modify anything you order to your liking. I've never had a bad meal there.

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Thank Terry G
Chesterfield
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Really enjoyed very authentic Mexican fare. Price was fair. Salsas are made in house and are flavorful without being overpowering. However, tortillas were a bit dry and cracked when rolled. Chips were average.

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Thank Salvatore D
Pacific, Missouri
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175 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Pacific doesn't have much, but that doesn't stop El Agave from being a diamond in the rough. The food is good and reasonably priced, the staff are all friendly and the restaurant is clean. There's nothing out of the ordinary on their menu (standard Mexican fare), but honestly, every meal I've had there was a good one and its location... More 

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Thank Joseph R
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Our son & family live in Pacific so this is the 2nd time my husband & I visited this restaurant. Food was excellent the 1st time this 2nd time food was very bland. I had a chicken fajita taco salad. The shell was BURNT I broke the edges off and set them aside flavor was just not there for the... More 

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Thank M525
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This is a pretty good place for authentic Mexican. The staff and managers are authentic to the genre. The food typically comes out very quickly. Some of the dishes have been excellent, while some others just average. I love their house nachos so much I often get them as my entire meal! Wait staff is friendly and prompt. The prices... More 

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Thank Nick C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Lamar Pkwy, Ste 109, Pacific, MO 63069-1185
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Pacific
  • Phone Number: +1 636-257-2999

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