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Carlos O'Kelly's Mexican Cafe

$$ - $$$Mexican,
9396 State Road 16, Onalaska, WI 54650-8526
+1 608-783-1782
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
“long island” (2 reviews)
“spicy food” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
9396 State Road 16, Onalaska, WI 54650-8526
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Just came upon this place while visiting the area. Food was excellent and LITs were on special. It was huge and no skimping on alcohol! I couldn’t even finish one! Would definitely go again.

Thank Carriemumof3
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The food here was really good. They had something everyone liked and made it just how we requested. The waitress was super sweet and they were very accommodating for the member in our party in a wheel chair.

Thank CoriMinnesota
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I like to go here for business lunches because the tables are not too close and you can enjoy a quick lunch with enough privacy. I like to order the Taco Salad. It comes with a specialty salad dressing. Ask for some salsa on the...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 23 December 2017

One of the better places to get hot and spicy Mexican with some authenticity. Service is always good, and they can step it up if you are prone to hot stuff. Nice atmosphere for a date in dining area also.

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I visited on a Saturday night with my mom and i was very impressed with the level of service provided. The two people we delt with were very courteous and professional. We both ordered the enchiladas and they were full of spice and flavorful. The...More

Thank Lacoste2009
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I didn't even realize Carlos O'Kelly's was a chain until after I ate there - I was attempting to eat at a local restaurant in Onalaksa (of which there are few). Food is completely bland and tasteless - I wasn't expecting authentic Mexican food or...More

Thank sargar69
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went on a weeknight so it was quiet and the service was Great. Our server deserves a nod as being exemplary.

Thank patsend
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We hadn't been to a Carlos O'Kelly's in a long time so when we saw this one we stopped. While it was dinner time, there was no one to greet us. After a wait, long enough for my youngest to use the restroom, we found...More

Thank KMc4528
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here twice. If our first experience isn't very good, we will give it one more try, after all they could be having an off night! Well after the second try we were convinced it just wasn't that good in our opinion, so...More

Thank Shelley D
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Being from illinois every time i go to wisconsin dells i take the hour trip to onalaska to eat at carlos o kellys. My fiance and i ate lunch there and i knew that at 6 pm the illinois basketball team would be playing on...More

Thank joostato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9396 State Road 16, Onalaska, WI 54650-8526
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Onalaska
  • Phone Number: +1 608-783-1782
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