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El Maguey

2555 Lankford Hwy, Exmore, VA 23350
+1 757-442-2900
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“churros” (2 reviews)
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2555 Lankford Hwy, Exmore, VA 23350
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Five of us out on the road for vacation. The atmosphere will not blow anyone away--tables and chairs are all unmatched, standard low-budget Mexican decor, no AC on a day when temps reached 100. But the food was quite good. They had an extensive menu...More

Thank Span_pro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Driving from NJ to NC, we were hungry and decided to give this a shot. It made the trip! A+ service, delicious Mango Margarita, and very good Mex food. My husband is from California and loves Mexican. He is picky, and even he loved it....More

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Good service, good food, great margaritas. Def worth stopping for. Don't let the building fool you. It's busy for a reason. A local's favorite.

1  Thank aj d
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Very welcoming and friendly staff. The menu had many options, it was hard to choose because it all looked good. The restaurant was clean, and they have a place to sit down and dine as well as a take out window. I saw many locals...More

1  Thank CR_in_the_US
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Always love to go here to eat. Another "come as you are" feel good place. The Margurita's are the very best anywhere. The food is the best Mexican food around here.

1  Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Locally owned and operated. Large selection. Great servings. Small and friendly. Worth the wait which does not take long. Great cocktails and excellent fried ice cream.

1  Thank theresacadams
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Yesterday I was with a party of 5 for lunch. The wait staff refused to seat us at the round table but put two different height tables together for us. The food was passable tex-mex at best. One other and I were on travel for...More

Thank Nanette T
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Food was good, ask for the white sauce.. its yummy! Must be a popular spot, it was getting packed when we left.

Thank lacyayn
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have passed El Maguey's at least a dozen times. It doesn't have much curb appeal. Thank goodness we decided to give it a try one weekend. Don't let the outside fool you cause they have yummy food there. Very friendly staff...More

1  Thank Anna H
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Our neighbors called: "lets do Mexican!"- so, within an hour we were seated in this busy, buzzing little oasis of warmth, enjoying delicious jumbo margaritas, warm chips and great salsa. The service was good, dishes were tasty and hot, the bill very reasonable. Everyone loves...More

1  Thank Caroline D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2555 Lankford Hwy, Exmore, VA 23350
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Exmore
  • Phone Number: +1 757-442-2900
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