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El Molcajette

1706 Kirby St, Springfield, TN 37172-3723
+1 615-382-9200
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (2 reviews)
“menu items” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1706 Kirby St, Springfield, TN 37172-3723
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed my lunch at El Molcajette’s. The chips and salsa were plentiful and tasty. We also had the cheese dip and it was just the way we like it. Even the lunch portions were generous and several in my group requested a take home...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

our waiter was quick to leave our table. I could barely get a word in. we ordered cheese dip and ran out of chips for a while while dip got cold & firm after having asked for refill. Food has a bland frozen foods taste....More

Thank LNK_Underwood
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We were waited on prompt, order taken, drinks plus chips & salsa...... a good sign. From there it became tasteless & bland. The salsa had an "odd" taste to it, there was noting spicy about it compared to what homemade fresh salsa would taste like,...More

Thank natakatt4u2006
Reviewed 1 December 2017

There's a guy that walks around with a mohawk and the phone to the restaurant in his back pocket; I guess that's why they never answered and when they finally did all I could hear was this guy talking to a girl who turned out...More

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is a great family oriented restaurant. The food is great, the service is outstanding and the atmosphere is authentic Mexican.

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This restaurant must cater to the nonhispanic community. The chips have a weird texture, the salsa has minimal flavor, and the food is poorly seasoned. The queso is okay. However, since when is enchilada sauce sweet? One of the worse mexican restaurants I've been to....More

Thank Alex .
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I typically leave positive reviews everywhere I go since I realize that you can't judge a place just by one visit. I live nearby and I love Mexican food. I have been here several times thinking service and food quality will improve but it has...More

2  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This authentic Mexican restaurant offers a huge variety of Mexican favorites, all served up hot and fast. Some of the wait staff do have a minimal working knowledge of English, making questions about menu items a bit tricky; but everything we ordered was delicious!

Thank tpliska
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Our whole family loves Elmos! The food is great, fun atmosphere, good service, reasonable prices! Cheese dip is my favorite. We eat here at least once a week.

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican restaurant in Springfield. Always great service and whatever you choose will be great. My favorite us the shrimp tacos.

Thank Jctraughber
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1706 Kirby St, Springfield, TN 37172-3723
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 615-382-9200
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