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El Lago Mexican Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were staying in Branson and wanted to try something new, found this place on trip advisor and thought we’d try it out. The food was pretty good and we were seated quickly, especially considering how busy they were at the time. By the look...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Clyles22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried El Largo on the way home from Silver Dollar City and were happily surprised at how quickly we were able to eat and get on the road. The food is always good but the thing that makes it work for us is the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NickieM_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had remembered this place from a visit to Branson some years ago so I decided to look it up and we went again based on our first visit back about 3 years ago. There are so many choices and everything was so good. Also...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GodWillMakeAWay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying at Stonebridge and kept saying the billboard for this restaurant so coming home from church Saturday night I decided to eat out instead of going home and cooking. The parking lot was full that was a good sign, the restaurant was bustling...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rvjoyce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed with this restaurant. Extremely friendly and competent staff. Very fast service. Food very good and reasonable priced. Will definitely be returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 453annv
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

El Lago was recommended by someone local. They were correct. Great food, which came out quickly and hot, attentive friendly crew that kept us taken care of, and nice atmosphere. Lots of food & so tasty. Affordable prices. We will be back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Susan C
Esteban A, General Manager at El Lago Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

We appreciate the review susan, will be looking forward to see you again, have a great weekend,thank you!

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Typical Mexican food menu. Margaritas were ok. However, El Lago (The Lake) is better than most Mexican restaurants that we’ve tried in the thick of Branson. They were very busy, and staff was hustling to keep up. Our food came out and had cooled after...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jackie-JorgeG
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the food at El Lago. The burritos and fajitas were delicious. The chips and salsa were also very good. Fast and friendly service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MSAA4
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Hubby & I had different entrees. They were very good & hot. Reasonably priced. Chips & salsa were great. The only reason I give this a 4 instead of a five is that the service could have been better. The guys serving were hustling around...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dhaugen54
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

First visit to this restaurant and it was very, very tasty with enough left over for lunch the following day. The only reasons I didn’t give a 5* was the extra little bit they charge for white cheese as a sauce when white sauce was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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5 December 2018|
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Response from Esteban A | Property representative |
Hello, we do not have reservations on Tuesdays,but we can take your group on Mondays and give them the Tuesdays especial,let me know if that works for you.
Doris B
22 April 2016|
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Response from Esteban A | Property representative |
11:00 am to 9:00 pm Sunday tru Thursday, Friday and Saturday we are open till 10:00 pm
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