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El Guapo Mexican Diner - CLOSED

301 2nd Avenue, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
+1 250-423-9234
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible2%
8 Aug 2015
“Worst Mexican Food I have ever had”
24 Jan 2015
“MMM... sriracha mexi-fries”
Restaurant Hours Closed
301 2nd Avenue, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

I went to this place for dinner and it was a little busy but not crazy. There service was not great. I ordered a burrito dish and they told me it would be a while as they ran of cheese. The brought me some stale...More

Thank craigyb
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I'm rating these guys as very good because their food was, however the service was slow, (there was only one server and it was a packed house) we had arrived before the rush so we were in no hurry. The food was so good in...More

Thank Elise M
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I didn't have very high hopes going into El Guapo for dinner and still came out extremely disappointed. Below are my pros & cons. Pros: - Margaritas were very tasty and not blended which I like - They actually had real Mexican hot sauce, although...More

Thank Sisero
Reviewed 4 April 2014

Some of the pictures posted are from their old location. They are now in a larger space and yes the other side of the building is a bar at night which is not the nicest thing to look at in the light of day. Ordered...More

2  Thank YYCMtnGrl
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Frankly, I don't even know where to start with this place. But let's go with the pictures on Tripadvisor which are definitely not from the current incarnation of this restaurant. Now housed next to what appears to be a rave staging area, El Gaupo has...More

2  Thank YYC_Foodie
Reviewed 19 February 2014

I love Mexican, but this was just like bar Mexican. There wasn't anything particularly good about it and I clearly didn't read enough about it because it's definitely more of a bar setting then a restaurant setting. Most likely won't be going back to this...More

3  Thank Lbomb C
Reviewed 9 February 2014

The food was very good and also very affordable. We really enjoyed the place. The kids loved the food, and the portions were good.

Thank zaech
Reviewed 2 February 2014 via mobile

The food was overpriced, under spiced & they put very little alcohol in our drinks. The waitress knew little to nothing about the menu items & specials. This was our first trip to Canada & we were a little disoriented as Americans...they were not helpful...More

Thank ILoveYellowstone
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Great experience!! The blonde haired waitress gave great advice on menu. Food was quick, hot ,tasty.

Thank Darrel N
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Best place in Fernie to eat out with kids. Moved to downtown in what used to be the Brickhouse I think.

Thank srhandcrh
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  • Address: 301 2nd Avenue, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Fernie
  • Phone Number: +1 250-423-9234
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