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Zanz Mexican Restaurant

1041 Madison Ave, Mankato, MN 56001-6143
+1 507-388-4789
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“taco” (7 reviews)
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
“fast food” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:00 Hours
Mexican, Fast food
1041 Madison Ave, Mankato, MN 56001-6143
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very sm. Been around for many, many years. Best Chilitos in the world!!! Green chili is kickin, too!

Thank pwazoo
Reviewed 1 May 2018

If you come here you have to have the cheese chilitos. It’s what they are known for. All their other food is good but average. The cheese chiliots are on another level though.

Thank Lizzie0113
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Best CHEESE CHILLITOS ever! The mild are great and the hot are out of this world. They also have rice and bean options for vegetarians and vegans.

Thank KevinandMolly
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Always stop when I am in Mankato. Love the cheese chilitoes, taco burritos and enchiladas. All the food is great but these are the best. I usually purchase 30 to 50 chilitoes to take home with me. Order them uncooked and frozen and you can...More

Thank jeffreyf698
Reviewed 21 July 2017

The chilitos are a local favorite, but I like the heartier chicken burrito myself. It's an either love-it or hate-it kind of place. Very casual, Mexican fast-food. It's been around for at least 40 years, and the ambience looks it.

Thank Trish O
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Don't let the old building and decor fool ya, the food is great! Cheese Chilitos are MY FAVORITE! We've been going to Zanz since the 80's and the building, decor and food are the same, never changed, and we LOVE that! Molly, one of the...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Why would you eat here when Taco Bell right up Madison Ave taste better. I will tell you why, because you probably grew up coming here with the family and have fond memories. My guess is that it was most likely pretty good a while...More

Thank FamilytoseeNYC
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We don't get to Mankato often, but when we do we always go to zans for tacos and of course cheese chilito's. We've been going for 30 years. The last one was as delicious as the first one I had. We always get some to...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I like 'old school' - this fast food restaurant provides fresh food - warm and tasty - the burrito was served hot and was very enjoyable. the prices are amazing. The decor and wall menus are from at least 10 years ago ... classic good...More

Thank gbuttress
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Chilitos. Gotta have 'em! One of my favorite Mankato foods for over 30 years! It's fun that it looks just the same as when I was a kid. However, that also means to a Mankato visitor it just looks a little old inside the restaurant....More

Thank LMRMNtraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 Madison Ave, Mankato, MN 56001-6143
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Mankato
  • Phone Number: +1 507-388-4789
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