We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Maguey II Incorporated

1096 N Dixie Hwy, Monroe, MI 48162-2547
+1 734-240-2591
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
4 May 2017
“Cozy and cheap”
7 Apr 2017
“Hidden Little Gem”
Closed Now
All hours
1096 N Dixie Hwy, Monroe, MI 48162-2547
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

All the reviews agree: very favorable pricing! Pretty authentic. I love that is is family owned and run. They make their own chips and salsa (the spicy was VERY spicy). I asked if I could make substitutions, it was no problem, and she let me...More

Thank Nikoel D
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This great little gem doesn't need fancy sombreros or music. The food is exceptional. It is fresh, seasoned just right and moderately priced. If you are looking for great Mexican food, stop by.

Thank MonroeMuskrat
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This my first time here with friend of my and old fashion style Mexican restaurant . I had streak fajita . It was seasoning just right the side was great. They made home salsa there it was good . The waitress was very good ....More

Thank johntavernier
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Look it's a GREAT Mom and Pop Mexican restaurant, NOT a Chain, No Beer but the food is AWESOME, the waitress's were great and friendly, since I was not sure what to eat, she made a few recommendations based on our conversation. I took her...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is easy to get to just off I-75 . . . . it offers eat in or take out. The food was good and the prices reasonable. If you are looking for a Mexican meal and don't want fast food, then this will fit...More

Thank SCTHer
Reviewed 14 May 2016

If you're passing through SE Michigan on I-75 you might stop here rather than in Detroit's Mexicantown, which has good restaurants but would be risky for a loaded car. Small, family-run place; cheap. Order off the dry-erase boards in front—these often have authentic Mexican home-cooked...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We took a chance on this little place and we'll be back every time we're coming thru. We're professional drivers so finding great little stops can be the highlight of our days. We got a bunch of tacos and they were delicious. Home made salsa...More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We stopped for lunch. I had the fajitas and my husband had the chimichanga. The portions were large and the food was edible. We were disappointed with the quality. The service was quick and friendly.

Thank Seeker321
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Service was good. Many options to choose from. Prices are reasonable. Salsa had great flavor. I had the chimichanga and it was prepared well.

Thank violet h
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Have tried several items on the menu and everything was delicious. Their homemade chips are the best I've tasted.

Thank 850deannac
Nearby Restaurants
Cracker Barrel
146 reviews
.28 km away
Red Lobster
90 reviews
1.25 km away
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
18 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sterling State Park
107 reviews
2.11 km away
River Raisin National Battlefield Park
101 reviews
1.64 km away
Monroe County Michigan Historical Museum
26 reviews
2.82 km away
River Raisin Territorial Park
5 reviews
7.87 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Maguey II Incorporated staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1096 N Dixie Hwy, Monroe, MI 48162-2547
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 734-240-2591
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing