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El Maguey

2201 N Belt Hwy, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-2205
+1 816-232-5601
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (6 reviews)
“tamales” (5 reviews)
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2201 N Belt Hwy, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-2205
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been many times and all I can say is that it is OK Mexican food. Service Is always super fast even for a large group. The margaritas are ok. I like that you can order your Marg by different sizes including by the pitcher....More

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This is a solid choice for a good Mexican dinner. The service was great and the food was out quickly. I have had better food but you can't go wrong here. The enchiladas were decent size and I got full. I would go here again.

Thank SwerveXJ
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped while traveling interstate 29. Didn’t want to spend a ton of time or money but wanted a decent meal and we were pleased on all fronts. We were seated immediately, had chips and drinks on the table in a flash and the hot delicious...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We tried them for Taco Tuesday and it was pretty busy. On Tuesday the tacos are $.99 but you must order a drink. The tacos are good and filling. They come with no sides at that price so you if you order a side of...More

Thank Terry J
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Always good to eat. Margaritas are great. I can't feel my nose. Got the steak jalisco. Never had this before. Usually get the chimi . Always great service and the owners are always out and about if you need anything. Cheers !

Thank cvaughn62
Reviewed 9 August 2017

While El Maguey on the North Belt in St. Joseph is not in the least fancy & the service is ok, the food there is simple and good the way we prefer it. Not Americanized. You don't have to dress up as we found it...More

Thank Tommy2Truffles
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with my wife, a work colleague, and her husband last night. The shrimp burrito I had was so very good. Everyone else seemed to enjoy their food too. I'll be back some time

Thank osanida
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, fast service, no long waits. El toriado and green pork chili with margaritas are really good.

Thank bluesbr0
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I had some bad Mexican food before, but this takes the cake. I had three items on my plate, a relleno, beef burrito and beef enchilada. The red sauce on all three tasted like Italian marinara sauce.... bland and horrible as ever. The only difference...More

Thank AustinActor
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very good, reasonably priced dinner. We had the mixed chicken and steak fajitas they were wonderful and plentiful. They Waite staff were friendly.

Thank Bonnie F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 N Belt Hwy, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-2205
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-232-5601
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