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El Palenque Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

35520 Vine St, Eastlake, OH 44095-3148
+1 440-946-1911
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
35520 Vine St, Eastlake, OH 44095-3148
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This place has the best enchiladas. The staff are fast and friendly I usually get the enchiladas supreme.

Thank jjones4421
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We came to this restaurant with my cousin who absolutely adores this restaurant. She’s a local and was treated as such. The staff gave us a few extra “treats” because we were her family. We liked the food and atmosphere. The reason I am rating...More

Thank NatalieTevis
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to El Palenque on a regular basis since they opened and always had excellent fresh food, amazing margaritas from scratch and the friendliest staff! Never a disappointment with very reasonable prices.

Thank Lydia A
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This was my second visit to El Palenque and it was very different from my first visit. Our lunch visit was Saturday March 3rd. We entered and waited about 5 minutes to be seated as there was no staff in sight. There were a handful...More

Thank Teri P
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I love their food. Having visited many times, I have been able to try different things. All have been good! Their service is hit or miss though, either really good or eh. My friends and I usually hit this place up whenever I am in...More

Thank craziique
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

While this restaurant has many five and four star reviews, our experience did not warrant such a rating. We stopped for dinner after shopping and although the restaurant was not crowded, we waited an excessively long time for our meals that we felt very undersized...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is by far my family's favorite Mexican restaurant! The service is fast and friendly - always with a smile. Our favorite appetizer is the Queso Fundito. Its basically queso with chorizo sausage and it comes with warm, soft flour tortillas. The salsa is fresh...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have been here numerous times! The atmosphere is great and service is as well. I love the margaritas and the food! Complimentary chips and salsa comes with every meal! Always a treat!

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Went to lunch with my granddaughter. We were very pleased with the food, service and the atmosphere of the restaurant.

Thank lilbana
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great mexican food at low prices. Buckets of Mexican beer specials at unheard of price of 5 for 10 bucks. Fast and Friendly service, clean and festive atmosphere.

Thank Rob W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35520 Vine St, Eastlake, OH 44095-3148
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Eastlake
  • Phone Number: +1 440-946-1911
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