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El Agave

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1381 Highway 20 W, McDonough, GA 30253-7304
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 11:30 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Martinsville, Virginia
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Tried El Agave for the first time. Wasn't sure I would like it or not - greeter doesn't smile much. Our server, Allison, was so sweet and helpful (we sometimes have complicated orders). Others were alert as well and brought more chips and refills. Always nice to be so well attended. The food was yummy and plentiful - we couldn't... More 

Thank Sherri W
Stockbridge, Georgia
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We go every Monday night for trivia. Good food fast. Never any complaints. Well, one of the televisions has been out for awhile.

Thank Gary C
Cleveland, Ohio
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178 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I did not eat until later at night. This restaurant looked good from the reviews on this site. The service was decent but a little slow. The food came up quick and was pretty decent as far as Mexican goes. If I was staying in town again I would probably stop back here.

Thank tomh099
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

There service here was quick, friendly and knowledgeable. The food was prepared perfectly and the presentation clearly took some care.

Thank Bill S
Bardstown, Kentucky
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106 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

I swear if my wife didn't like Mexican food so much we would not eat here, but it's fast and close to the hotel we stay at. This trip was a Sunday stopover and decided to try out the Sunday crew.. They did a good job and the food came out fast and was okay. The only negative that I... More 

Thank alterego3030
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

There is some outside seating but we chose to eat inside. It is nicely decorated and clean. We were seated promptly and the overall service was very good. We had chimichangas and fijitas and they were both good. I would eat here again if I was in the area.

Thank 4jean4
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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112 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Stopped in for lunch while out shopping and so glad we did. The service was excellent, the surroundings were very nice, even had a water feature but the food was amazing. We had chimichangas and chicken fajitas. Everything was delicious and fresh. Most definitely will be going back when we are again in McDonough.

Thank LoriP2009
Appleton, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Visited for dinner last week and the service was very good. Chips and salsa were brought out right away and our waiter was very attentive. Although it seemed busy, our food came out pretty quickly and everything tasted delicious!

Thank Amanda S
Bardstown, Kentucky
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106 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Well. After giving such a good review the last time I was there it pains me to write this one... It wasn't a terrible experience but let's say the Friday night crew is the A-team and the Tuesday night crew is the C-team at best. The waitress was having a hard time understanding our order. And after the 4th time... More 

Thank alterego3030
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

In addition to the great food and drinks (with generous portions), there was a live musician. This is not a quiet restaurant, but perfect for a lively gathering among friends.

Thank jwrig08

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1381 Highway 20 W, McDonough, GA 30253-7304
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  McDonough
  • Phone Number: 6785832339

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