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El Tequila Salsa Restaurant & Bar

2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
+1 715-298-3277
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (14 reviews)
“mexican food” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent fish tacos and top shelf tequila. Extensive Mexican menu with loads of authentic flavor. Very friendly service and fair prices

Thank captainkarlhanke
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Hands down the best Mexican food in central Wisconsin. The people, the food, the margaritas, all first rate. A complete menu with dishes you will not find in the chain joints. Do not miss the Carnitas with green sauce. Plan to relax and enjoy the...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We dined here with another couple on New Years. We felt like Mexican and we were able to walk right in and get a table. Tasty chip, salsa, guacamole, margaritas and fajitas.

Thank Nikki H
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We dined here for the first time at lunch. My wife ordered the Taco lunch and I the Chimichanga. She likes her tacos. The Chimichanga came in at a six on a scale of 1-10. Fairly certain food is not prepared from scratch. What makes...More

Thank SenCrow
Reviewed 15 December 2017

What a wonderful surprise in Wausau WI! I was here on business and am a former Texan who is (self admittedly) VERY snobbish about Mexican food. I was amazed by the food and margaritas served at El Tequila Salsa. I liked it so much, I...More

Thank melmcwill
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Arrived with warm friendly greeting. Lilly was helpful with answering all questions on options. We were able to get a gluten free meal for one of our party. Definitely return. Try the cheese sauce great taste.

Thank Misfit2016
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Great authentic experience everytime! Food is always flavorful, hot, and just the right amount to fill you up. The salsa you get with your chips is the best, it has small pieces of onion and cilantro, and the flavor is fresh.(no mushy tomato pureed mix)...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I can't say enough how wonderful the employees at El Tequila Salsa are to the customers. Pedro's smile welcomes you and it genuine. Amanda is always upbeat and happy. And of course Roy, the owner, makes his rounds to the customers to truly inquire about...More

Thank MrsSki09
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Have stopped in several times, lunch and happy hour. The chips and salsa are great and plentiful. The top shelf margaritas are worth the extra. Very friendly staff. Have not been disappointed!

Thank Greg V
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a long haul on the motorcycles from Escanaba and both my buddy and I were in the mood for Mexican and this place popped up first on our Trip Advisor app. I can see why it has great reviews. We both ordered...More

Thank Eric D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 N Mountain Rd, Wausau, WI 54401-8129
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: +1 715-298-3277
This might be a newer restaurant as the last time I was through two years ago this "strip mall" didn't exist and neither did the gas station next to it!
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