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El Mexicano Restaurant

1425 S State St, Salina, UT 84654-1618
+1 435-529-2132
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1425 S State St, Salina, UT 84654-1618
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Reviewed yesterday

Friendly staff. Food has good flavor, portions are good size, nachos are especially large (enough for four), lots of choices on the menu. Salina is a small town and to have a place that offers good food is great. The restaurant is right next to...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the road 12 months a year, I get my fair share of Mexican food... this has to be in the top two I have been to non the last year.. Very nice decor, impeccable service and the portions were huge! Shrimp burrito with rice...More

Thank BlimpGuy14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I dont care how good or bad a place is if the manager or owners will not speak the parents of uncontrolled screaming children. My wife and I arrived from Moab to spend night before heading to Bruce. I'm sure the place is ok but...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This was Sept 1 Friday. Next to the last day of a Mega Road Trip (8,169 miles, 24 states) we are tired, hungry and desperate to get home! 3 tacos de carne asada will always be my comfort food. Well we found El Mexicano and...More

Thank DonnieMVT
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We had friends that never miss eating here when passing through. It was high School rodeo, Saturday night in small town, we figured that we wouldn't get a seat quickly. The hostess sat us immediately, drinks and menus prompt, the place was busy but we...More

Thank phyllis a
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We always eat at the El Mexicano when we are in Salina the food is great an so is the service it is close to the Supper 8. the pries are very reasonable.

Thank K3813LEcarol
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The food here was really good! I got the Enchiladas das poblanos and my boyfriend got the shrimp enchiladas and we would both highly recommend them!

Thank Kristin F
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Very good Mexican food. They have the usual numbered menu items like "#6 --1 enchilada, 1 tamale, and 1 taco" and other combos that you would find at all Mexican restaurants North of the border but El Mexicano also has items you will only find...More

Thank acoustictrout
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Service was very good and friendly people however the food simply was only fair. We had the soft tacos and a beer. We were there late in the evening o maybe just caught them at a bad time

1  Thank JeanP777
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stopped here on our way to Capitol Reef because it was on a list of "Hole In The Wall" restaurants written up in a SLC paper. We had a great lunch. The service was great and friendly. The restaurant seemed to be very popular...More

Thank Connie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1425 S State St, Salina, UT 84654-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salina
  • Phone Number: +1 435-529-2132
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