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El Pastor

2010 S Park St, Madison, WI 53713-1218
+1 608-280-8898
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“salsa” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
2010 S Park St, Madison, WI 53713-1218
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Don’t go for the ambiance, there isn’t any😁, go for the next incredible Mexican food. The fajitas are my favorite and are to die for and my wife likes the enchiladas. Great prices and superb Mexican!!!

Thank rockydogz1
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

If you have eaten at a lot of Mexican restaurants, you already know the menu here. No surprises. The food is good, but not exceptional. The tacos we the best today​, and are pretty good..

Thank jscopper
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The tacos are indeed very good. Not embellished, fancy or oversized. Rather they are traditional, home-made and well done. Proper margaritas and salsas too. Best tortillas anywhere in London, they must be house made. That said, a meal (two rounds of drinks and some tacos)...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Found this place on TripAdvisor and it was very nice. Very authentic Mexican food. We enjoyed the tasty food and great service. Recommended!

Thank TheGameCrafter
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This is not romantic by any means and the boxing on the television was actually annoying. Good service and outstanding fajitas with a good draft Mexican beer and excellent margaritas. They could lower the lights, get rid of the TV as the music is classic...More

Thank rockydogz1
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Pros: Friendly, helpful, fresh food. Generous helpings. Relaxing atmosphere. If you enjoy eating "local" vs. chain restaurants, then I would recommend you go here.

1  Thank Robin N
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My Mom and I visited Friday night. I wish I had the name of the waitress because she was nice nice and helpful. I told her what I was looking for and she gave us a great recommendation. Both my Mom and I started with...More

1  Thank Julie N
Lino R, Owner at El Pastor, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2016

I'm glad that you had a great experience at our restaurant. I'm looking forward to see you next time, we really appreciate your business.

Reviewed 7 May 2016

Staff: very nice and professional. Food is so fresh. Because it is fresh it does take a few minutes to get your meal but not an excessive amount of time. Besides you have your cocktail and chips w/salsa, right? Been here many times before but...More

1  Thank cabusuttil
Reviewed 1 March 2016

El Pastor has a typical, small Mexican restaurant, vibe to it. Very simple seating area, Mexican decor and a soccer game broadcast in Spanish on the television. The menu has everything you'd expect in a Mexican Restaurant with several having some interesting twists to them,...More

Thank La-Chica-Negra
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We were staying at a nearby hotel and needed some dinner. There was a winter storm warning going on and this seemed like the best option for our family. The chile relleno and tamale on my platter were fantastic! The pork taco was just so-so....More

Thank FloofinSchnoof
Lino R, Owner at El Pastor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2016

Thank you very much for your feed back we really appreciate your business. Looking forward to see you next time you are in Madison.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 S Park St, Madison, WI 53713-1218
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-280-8898
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