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El Abuelo

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Mexican, Southwestern
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601 S Mission St, Wenatchee, WA 98801-3049
+1 509-662-7331
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Berthoud
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306 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We are very particular about our Mexican food. We tried this place after driving by the day before. We decided to try it for dinner. We arrived and had some difficulty parking, but found a spot and were seated promptly after entering. Pepsi products are the norm in Wenatchee, and it was no exception here. We were served chips and... More 

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Thank Mlbpafan
Wenatchee, Washington
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

One and done...need I say more...but I will. With the number of Mexican restaurants in the area to choose from in the area, there's no reason to return.

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Thank Al A
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

What else can I say the seafood chimichanga was probably the best I have ever had, never did i thought i would have a good chimichanga in Wenatchee

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Thank Joe S
East Wenatchee, Washington
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very good food at El Abuelo; can be a little noisy at times, but otherwise, a nice place to dine. Great service.

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Thank Terri G
Seattle, Washington
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237 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I first went here over 20 years ago. So I am not sure if it is the same owners or not. But the food still is good that when I am in Wenatchee, I will stop in for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Tim98166
Savannah
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Walked in and was greeted and taken care of right away. Everyone was very nice and accomidating. I got some food to go and they made sure I could carry everything safely in the snow and Checked to make sure no ice was outside I could slip on. The food was delicious seasoned with mouth watering flavors! Pork burrito and... More 

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Thank mir19
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We often eat here when in Wenatchee. The service is always efficient and the food consistently good.

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Thank Debi G
East Wenatchee, Washington
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123 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We decided to try a different restaurant for Mexican Food in Wenatchee.... We went for lunch. My wife ordered the Pollo ala Creme' and I ordered a Chile Colorado Burrito- both on the lunch menu.... I ordered a Coke and got a glass with ice, and a warm can of Coke. My wife's lunch was, as she put it, nothing... More 

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Thank curtlance
Seattle, Washington
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166 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

The restaurant accommodated me when I asked for diablo shrimp. It was delicious. The spice was as hot as I wanted it, which I don't often find. However, the dish was still very tasty. Portions are large. The salsa was also spicy and hot. Staff was attentive and friendly . I loved it.

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Thank elyette
Wenatchee, Washington
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

the staff were friendly, but slow getting back and refilling our drinks. The food was average. I liked the salsa with chips.

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Thank Dave H

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 S Mission St, Wenatchee, WA 98801-3049
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Wenatchee
  • Phone Number: +1 509-662-7331

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