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El Olmeca

) #115 of 487 Restaurants in Huntsville €€ - €€€ Mexican,
6966 Highway 431 S, Should Be Listed In Owens Crossroads As The City, Huntsville, AL 35763-9228
+1 256-539-6477
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
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6966 Highway 431 S, Should Be Listed In Owens Crossroads As The City, Huntsville, AL 35763-9228
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We occasionally order from the menu but most often we do the lunch buffet. They have great options. The chicken is especially wonderful but so are all the meat choices. We usually make a salad with meat and sides. Guac is excellent. Love this restaurant....More

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We were in a hotel in the area & just happened to see the place on our way there. We love Mexican so we often take a chance on trying new places when on a trip. We were glad we did as the food was...More

Thank mcriss50
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Love the buffet. Great food and value. You can even do it low carb. Especially love the chicken breasts. The menu items are also great particularly the child relleno. Good service and good food

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Just about our fav Mexican place in town. The chile rellenos are excellent but the buffet is very nice. It's a lunch buffet including Sunday's which is when we eat there. Many nice options and it can actually be done on a diet. We especially...More

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I've been here now three times and the food is always delicious. The chips are fresh and the salsa is perfect, not too hot, not too sweet. There's plenty of parking and lots of seating. I haven't had to wait to be seated. Authentic Mexican...More

Thank Cristi G
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

They have the best chicken fajita salad in town. And the best chile relleno too! Well worth the trip into Hampton cove to eat here. Good chips. Good salsa. Always a treat. They also have a nice Sunday buffet.

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I've been visiting this establishment for years and I always leave satisfied. Just a good restaurant run by good people serving good food.

Thank xterrable
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is not the best Mexican food in town, but it is a great family place, very friendly service, and a good value. I like going here because they can seat a large party quickly and they have a wide selection. I recommend El Olmeca's...More

Thank Christian V
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This restaurant is on our route to our campground we are staying in, and for the last couple weeks we have noticed how busy they are. So a few nights ago we decided to try it. We ordered the Fajitas for two, and we were...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We have had at least 12 different dishes there and we have never been disappointed. The Shrimp cocktail is awesome, The Margaritas are refreshing, The atmosphere includes dining in the bar area, on the patio, or in the family and friends friendly indoor portion of...More

Thank JTFrench1000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6966 Highway 431 S, Should Be Listed In Owens Crossroads As The City, Huntsville, AL 35763-9228
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-539-6477
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