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El Cuscatleco

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251 West Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22305
+1 703-519-8875
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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2012

This is a huge space in part of an old supermarket. It's dark and a bit dingy, and the evening I dropped by, there was only 1 other customer in a space that could have held a hundred. Perhaps it gets busier later in the evening. Service was quick and friendly. The "plato típico" -- steak Salvadoran style -- was... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2011

This is a hole in the wall restaurant you'll like. The servers are good, but don't speak much English. Don't let that stop you. The menu is varied, Salvadoran, Mexican, some American. Everything is prepared by hand, so don't expect your meal to be fast food. Entrees are usually served with a bowl of homemade soup. The salsa is a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 West Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22305
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-519-8875

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?