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El Que Pasa

891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
+1 828-350-0865
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bean dip” (9 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

El Que Pasa never disappoints. The minute you sit down you are welcomed with a warm basket of chips and hot bean dip. The service is extremely prompt. Your order will usually arrive within 5 minutes of placing it. I always get the sizzling enchiladas....More

Thank Globetrotting420247
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go early. Large parking area in front of restaurant. My personal favorite is the grilled chicken and sour cream enchiladas. My husband always gets a quesadilla and they are huge. Family owned and operated. Drinks always kept filled and the chips and bean sauce is...More

Thank spookie0078
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Three visits to a Mexican restaurant in a month Is totally outside my norm, but—do yourself a favor & just go! The food is very Tex-Mex and the menu is absolutely huge, I’ve had something different each visit and it’s all been sumptuous. The staff...More

Thank Clark3709
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We have always had excellent food and service here. Location is good, parking is adequate, and service is always great.

Thank Travelnon
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Went here for lunch and ordered the Carne Asada Tostada. The service was great, the food came out fast and the meat was cooked perfectly medium rare with an excellent smokey taste. The salsa bar is amazing. Plenty of salsas from mild to super spicy....More

Thank bjanavice
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This place was busy. Servers were attentive. Prices were typical for Mexican. They had a salsa bar which was unique with several flavors. The bean dip instead of salsa was a good twist not being from the area was new to us. We had enchiladas,...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 5 March 2018

El Que Pasa is always busy. There is a reason for that. They have amazing food. The service is great. No matter what you choose, you will return.

Thank WNC2500
Reviewed 3 March 2018

And we're from California so we know. In a nondescript strip center, but the food is really good..especially the grilled items. Prices are good..beer is cheap..but you might also ask about the strawberry aguas frescas..really good and different. Can get crowded..go early.

Thank grandpajSanDiego
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food and nice portions. I got the chicken burrito and it was really good. 1st time here, I would go back. Large menu with vast selection. This place was hopping but had great service and food was served good and hot!

Thank shelly m
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant in Asheville. Very generous portions so come hungry. Reasonably priced. Try the table side prepared guacamole.

Thank Trena A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 891 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28806-3660
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-350-0865
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